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The Wheel House

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Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
+44 1326 318050
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Wed - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hugely recommend any seafood lovers to visit this absolutely gorgeous restaurant! The shellfish was perfect. Loved it.

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1 Thank Jenni A
Exeter, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having visited this restaurant for the first time when we were in Cornwall last October, we made a point of booking immediately we knew we were coming down again. However, this time we treated ourselves to two meals within the space of four days. It really is a great find - fresh shellfish, friendly staff and great atmosphere. They even... More 

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Thank Sheila457
Falmouth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous food & menu at very reasonable prices, staff very friendly & helpful, one of the best restaurants in the country for fresh (Cornish) seafood

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1 Thank Patrick M
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked for a group of 20 & the night surpassed my expectations. As soon as we entered, the ambience/vibe was buzzing and the service incredibly friendly and just really nice and cozy. We had a set menu between us, the extent of food was so vastt that we turned down offers of more. I had once or twice "tried"... More 

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1 Thank Fee M
Truro, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been to this cracking little restaurant a few times now. Can't beat it.the food is so fresh you can visualise it swimming around the harbour only a few hours before eating it. There is nothing we dislike at The Wheelhouse.The atmosphere, the staff always happy and very helpful. I am a novice at dealing with spider crab but with... More 

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1 Thank Bingo S
Staffordshire
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming annually for the last 5 years and this restaurant is one of the biggest pulls that we keep going back to Cornwall year in, year out. We absolutely love this place - the seafood is so fresh and treated with absolute respect. We took our little boy with us and he tried everything - scallops, prawns,... More 

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Thank Susan C
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Managed to secure a book a table for four. Lovely welcome. The dining area is eclectically set out with lots of odd tables and chairs ,hangings,paintings and bric a brac combining to create an attractive boho feel. Our welcome was both warm and professional. This a shellfish restaurant. Fabulous oysters,perfect scallops and a fantastic house white. Could be a major... More 

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Thank Bullah2014
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you can manage to book the wheel house then you must go. Shellfish is top notch, simple but amazing fare. Bring cash! No cards

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Thank Adam S
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is quite an event to go to dinnner at the wheelhouse ! The place is so busy all the time and all the year round that tables are like gold dust !! It's really not surprising ! The restaurant is quirky and has a great atmosphere. Tina , the owner is warm and friendly with a very attentive team... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only a small restaurant but it was full the atmosphere was great we booked our table at 8 and kept it all night !! The fish is delicious the lobster fantastic the salad amazing and French fries very tasty. The sorbet was great too. A little hot drink when you asked for the bill. Overall our experience was fantastic thanks... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 318050
Description
Locally, daily caught shellfish served in a relaxed and very friendly atmosphere.Customer service and enjoyment are our priorities open from 6.00Pm - 9.00Pm Wednesday-saturday

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?