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Papas Fish Restaurant and Takeaway

The Best Fish and Chips in Town

Looking for top-quality fish and chips in Folkestone? Papas Fish Restaurant and Takeaway is the go-to choice. Since its early days at Alexandra Gardens to its new location on Sandgate Road, this family-run establishment has built a reputation as the area’s premier traditional fish and chips dining and take-out experience.

Whether you prefer Cod and Chips, Haddock and Chips, Plaice and Chips, Rock, Skate or our famous Seafood Platter, we source only the finest, sustainably-caught fresh fish from local suppliers. To create our signature chips, we use hand-picked, carefully selected potatoes. Combined with our secret batter recipe and cooked in premium vegetable oil, it's easy to see why our freshly cooked fish and chips are so delicious, not to mention low in cholesterol!

Don't just take our word for it – come and taste the difference yourself. Visit us for the best fish and chips in Folkestone, Kent. We are conveniently located just a short walk from Folkestone beach and Folkestone Harbour.

Since 1982

Our History

How it all started

1966 was a great year for England. We won the football World Cup and Papas Fish and Chips was established. From humble beginnings, the company has grown from strength to strength to become one of the leading independent chains of British fish and chips restaurants and takeaways with branches throughout the UK, including this popular establishment in Folkestone, which opened in 1982.

Fresh Fish and Chips

Papas uses only the freshest, highest-quality ingredients, including sustainably-caught fish and locally sourced potatoes

Dedication to Excellence

From handpicked ingredients to traditional cooking processes and friendly service, our commitment to excellence shines through

Secret Recipe

Our secret batter recipe, renowned across Folkestone, gives our fish and chips their unique and delicious flavour