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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)
“dover sole” (58 reviews)
“seafood” (83 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

We dined here on the last night of our wonderful stay in Dartmouth and we weren’t disappointed. Aperitifs in Joe’s Bar were stunning, I enjoyed Joe’s G&T & my wife had an Aperol Spritz. We were then taken through to the dining room which was...More

1  Thank Nick H
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

THE GOOD The restaurant itself has a beautiful interior and views of the harbour from most seats so our expectations were high when we walked in. We were impressed at the start of the meal that the service seemed good, attention to detail and a...More

Thank mcamillin
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited for lunch with our four-year-old daughter today; we had booked following a recommendation received from a friend in Devon. The food was sublime - a real treat. The taramasalata and anchoide, brought out with some home-made focaccia, was wonderful. The...More

Thank Alex_W81
Reviewed 24 July 2018

We visited the Seahorse Restaurant last Thursday and had a very nice meal. On arrival my wife had a Joe's Gin and Tonic and I had a beer, both were very nice. We had fresh Pollock and Bream for our main courses, served well by...More

Thank jonip1966
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Visited for a special Valentines Day evening and we weren’t disappointed. Visited Joes Bar before the meal for a glass of champagne. Chatted with the lovely staff were the service is impeccable. Taken through to the restaurant. Food was absolutely amazing - couldn’t be happier...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This used to be the best restaurant in Dartmouth. The service you could not fault. The scallops to start were great. The razor clams were full of grit. The main course of John Dory for 3 was overcooked and a small portion. The salted Honey...More

1  Thank James P
Reviewed 20 July 2018

This is the second time I have been here and loved it so much last time I wanted to come again on this visit to Dartmouth. The scallops were to die for, service was great, dissapointed with the main course frito misto, small gurnard, small...More

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Fantastic three course lunch from the locals menu for only £20. Superb quality of food, and the service was faultless. We were made to feel very welcome as soon as we stepped through the door, and even managed to bag a table by the window...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Fab lunch at this lovely restaurant. We have visited this restaurant a number of times -it's very popular and booking is recommended. The menu changes daily, in addition to the main menu there is a reasonably priced 'locals' set menu. We choose from the a...More

Thank scarlet_gl0betr0tter
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Chef Mitch Tonks does it all right (including his books). The Italian bent to the menu in the window, at first sight, seemed an anomaly on the South Devon Coast, but being introduced to his touch at one of his Rockfish cafes, we knew Seahorse...More

Thank Ron T
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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, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, 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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