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The Watch House

) #3 of 14 Restaurants in St Mawes ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, British,
1 The Square, St Mawes TR2 5DJ, England
+44 1326 270038
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
1 week ago
“Takeaway side of restaurant”
3 weeks ago
“Takeaway fish and chips”
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 The Square, St Mawes TR2 5DJ, England
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Reviews (475)
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Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant was well presented and had lovely views over the harbour. The food and service was excellent. Would certainly recommend the Watch House!

Thank Simon_Etherington
Reviewed 14 September 2015

1st visit we were impressed with the work rate of the staff and efficiency in delivering great service with good quality at a fair price

Thank reading2711
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

We booked a table for dinner after a lunch time visit promised even more. We had booked an upstairs table and had a lovely view over the harbour. The meal was excellent and would recommend the green masala mussels and to finish the peanut butter...More

Thank denandnell56
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We really enjoyed our meal at the Watch House, it was a lovely evening and we had specifically booked an upstairs table overlooking the harbour. The food was lovely and the service really good.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Well... I hate to give bad reviews but this really took the biscuit. I qued for some time before the young man behind the counter saw me. He then slowly walked over and took my order. I gave him 10 pounds of which I got...More

Thank Cathleen D
Reviewed 4 September 2015 via mobile

Had lunch here with my partner. We both had the fish and chips and were not disappointed. Perfectly fried with crisp batter and chips. Lovely crushed peas. Generous portion which was excellent as if was so tasty. We didn't have room for desert but the...More

Thank Angharad81
Reviewed 2 September 2015

A lovely wedding anniversary dinner here! The meals were reasonable but high restaurant quality. Location excellent, waiting staff laid back and friendly but professional. Lovely décor and atmosphere. Will be back. Do an excellent seafood spaghetti dish which was to die for!

Thank Cheshy
Reviewed 1 September 2015 via mobile

Food that arrived was excellent... Mussels in a curried sauce and beer battered cod and chips... Both good value for money with decent sized portions. Drinks order taken that never arrived and bread to go with the mussels that arrived half way through the meal...More

2  Thank SteveSpiers
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Truly excellent dinner for four. Great food, charming service and reasonably priced. Probably the best restaurant in St Mawes.

1  Thank hardstaff2015
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I don't like being harsh but I tried to think of something which might improve the score. I couldn't think of a single positive. The fish was like cardboard and the batter was soggy. It also tasted like it had no seasoning. One of the...More

Thank HBoss2
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do you take reservations? we're a party of 12 and it would be lunch on friday May 12th. Thank you.
8 February 2017|
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Response from Eleanor B | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I would book as there are 12 of you and I am sure they would be happy to welcome you
opening hours take away
17 May 2016|
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Response from nich14 | Reviewed this property |
Bear in mind, food is cooked to order so you can be hanging around for 20 mins for fish/chips takeaway.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 The Square, St Mawes TR2 5DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  St Mawes
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 270038
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