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The Seahorse Restaurant

5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 1803 835147
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (112 reviews)
“seafood” (83 reviews)
“dover sole” (57 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 4:30 PM Hours
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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21 - 30 of 945 reviews

Reviewed 1 October 2018

The evening began so well in Joe's Bar. Good barman. Decent Negroni. We were then taken into the restaurant and my starter too was really good (the prawns were perfectly cooked and tasted great!). But from here.....well. I was so looking forward to tasting Jake's...More

Thank Sian B
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Six of us had booked for 2115hrs 27th Sept. Arrived to a lovely warm welcome from the owner. Staff were equally as welcoming and certainly very knowledgeable on the menu and wines. We had a variety of fish starters and mains, all fantastic. Its no...More

Thank Ryanontwp
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Having often heard positive feedback about the restaurant, decided to visit with my parents. They have been before and loved it, only being disappointed because they aren’t local. Unfortunately, we weren’t aware that the Sunday menu is the only option and none of the al...More

Thank KirstyM1990
Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

First time at The Seahorse. Been to a few of Mitch Tonks Rockfish restaurants. Nice welcome and some really tasty free antipasti brought to the table. A salted cod mousse and an anchovy based mayonnaise with breads. Mains - both throughly enjoyed. My Dover Sole...More

1  Thank ChocolateCousCous
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

On arrival we were offered drinks which were excellent. However the Sunday menu is a bit limited as in the full a la carte options are just not available. The options for starters and mains were very good, but I found the dessert choice very...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 20 September 2018

I would like to add to my friend Chris's review of our experience on 4th sept. I made a booking for 16 people on 1st July and received confirmation from the restaurant on 8th July. I reconfirmed the booking by e mail on 31st August...More

7  Thank Awalters25
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us and we were pleased we chose it. Food quality was high and service was pretty attentive. There were a couple of issues but they were very well addressed and we felt most welcome. Would definitely visit again

Thank Nigel G
Reviewed 18 September 2018

The restaurant is crammed with tables which means there is very little privacy/intimacy. You virtually join the people sitting next to you. As a result, service is slow due to numbers. However, waiting staff are pleasant. The food is mediocre at best. Watched the chef...More

3  Thank chill0ut
Reviewed 15 September 2018

We had dinner here on Wednesday 13th Sept, the fish was excellent, we sat next to the window in the kitchen and watched our fish ( whole Brill ) be cooked by a young very competent chef, it was then fileted at our table for...More

Thank jackieherdman1
Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

The Scallops were overcooked and almost burnt, the over cooked portion of John Dory for 3 was almost good enough portion for 1. This used to be my favorite resturaunt in the world hands down. This the third time of going recently and it keeps...More

3  Thank James P
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7 June 2018|
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Response from PeterCalc | Reviewed this property |
They have great meat and vegetarian dishes.
allan k
23 October 2017|
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Response from Pinkertonx | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought this is a beer restaurant: the cuisine demands a good wine!
Ralph M
18 July 2017|
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Response from Alex_W81 | Reviewed this property |
A mother and daughter at the table next to us brought a dog (a Brittany, possibly) with them, today, for a Friday lunch. Not only were this couple and their charming dog made welcome, but the front-of-house team also checked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 835147
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