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The Wheel House

Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
+44 1326 318050
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  • Excellent91%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shellfish” (202 reviews)
“prawns” (249 reviews)
“crab” (193 reviews)
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
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Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
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Reviewed today

Weve been here on numerous occasions, definately a wonderful rustic experience,something a little different,you do need to book in advance like weeks its so popular.food is fantastic.

Thank 889tracy44
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Enjoyed this place so much last November, decided my birthday treat would be back here. Was not disappointed, lovely meal, great staff.

1  Thank Graeme G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My son and I happened upon this restaurant while strolling through the side streets of Falmouth town centre. We peeped through the window and it looked cosy and not too fancy or up market! We were very lucky to benefit from a late cancellation which...More

Thank Spurssarah
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our third time here, although a bit tricky to find, this is great - you need to book months in advance though so don't expect to drop in and get a table! Simple shellfish, cooked really well. Staff areterrific - really helpful when struggling with...More

2  Thank niamhbkane
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at The Wheel House in Falmouth, Cornwall and thoroughly enjoyed our time there. They feature local, fresh seafood much of which you eat with your hands. Peeling prawns (shrimp) and cracking crabs is entertainment as well as nourishment. The staff are great...More

Thank CarpeNox
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an absolute gem of a place, simple but effective. The chef Andy was awesome and had a chat with us on his way home. The food was out of this world and as fresh as seafood can get. Highly recommended !!!

Thank HarrisonP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So this wasn’t the first time we have dined here and guaranteed it won’t be our last . Scallops, mussels ( both sauces but the Thai was our favourite) prawns and plenty of bread for dipping .... 4 adults with wine for under £90!!!!! Getting...More

1  Thank Kimintheoffice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

By at the best seafood place I’ve been to (as far as quality goes). Great staff as ever managed to get a booking at relative late notice & was as before pretty much flawless. The fresh taste is enough to give it 5 stars but...More

2  Thank Smokey J
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

My title speaks for itself but beyond the food, the staff were incredible. From explaining the different options on the menu to their passion about Falmouth and the sea it was an incredible experience. Make sure you book in advance and bring cash!

Thank Jake H
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

2nd visit and cannot wait to return. Super seafood food, lovely staff & a very nice atmosphere make this a great special place to visit. Worth the wait to book a table.

1  Thank Elaine01202
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23 February 2018|
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Response from Besidetheseasidepa | Reviewed this property |
Persevere. Tina advises turning up on the offchance if you’re in the area, sometimes the table by the entrance is available. It’s worth keeping trying!
Alexandra H
10 January 2018|
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Response from Besidetheseasidepa | Reviewed this property |
Email Tina. They get booked up months ahead so good luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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
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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