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The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway

21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
+44 1752 228556
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (131 reviews)
“lobster” (48 reviews)
“unlimited chips” (30 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
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LOCATION
21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway
1. Uk Fish and Chip Awards
Through to the top 20 in 2019 best fish and chip restaurant UK!!!
See reviews that mention Uk Fish and Chip Awards
2. The Harbour Lobster/crayfish
Try our fresh lobster/crayfish daily.Pick from lobster tank!
See reviews that mention The Harbour Lobster/crayfish
3. Best dining view in Plymouth
Sit and dine whilst watching fresh local fish being landed
See reviews that mention Best dining view in Plymouth
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1 - 10 of 957 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Again this is another good restaurant with fantastic views overlooking the harbour serving wonderful fresh fish and steaks with a very good menu

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mickjones2412
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Same pleasant experience as last year ! Friendly staff and a lot of improvements to the restaurant. The lobster tank is just wow, great ideea ! Fresh golden batter mix and tasty chips. You can't go wrong with The Harbour ! Keep the good work...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank constantinsimi
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2018

Hi constantinsimi, Thanks for the great review; we're all really pleased that you've picked up on the improvements we've made to the place! I think we're the only restaurant in Plymouth with a Lobster tank, so that's a pretty cool niche if you ask me....More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just had the most amazing meal here. We hadn’t booked but we were given a fantastic table over looking the harbour. Micky, our host talked us through the menu and specials board including the vegetarian/vegan options. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and attentive staff...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ALPyorkshire18
Harbourmanager, Public Relations Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello guys, It was pleasure to serve your table and i cannot thank you enough for the fantastic review. I hope to see you again in the near future. Have a great Christmas guys, Micky x

Reviewed 2 days ago

visited yesterday. delicious food. I had the misto and my husband had cod and chips. superbly cooked and very fresh. had the profiterole cake for dessert, which was wonderful. most enjoyable afternoon thanks to Steve and the team. looking forward to the next visit soon.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mark r
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Mark, Thank you for the fantastic review, we really appreciate it! The misto is one of our most popular dishes; it's the freshest of fish that makes it taste so good. Glad to hear that the service was up to it's usual high standards...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We,my family, were on a holiday in Plymouth, and my dad's friend took us to 'The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway' for dinner. Like infinite love, infinte varieties of food they had. Pancetta Moules waa the first thing I ate, long with Piclled Onion rings....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SarahLunaPup
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Zombie35, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! Loving the infinite love comparison! The Pancetta Moules is one of my new favourite dishes; absolutely packed with flavour. I've never seen our waiting staff described as disciplined before, though I'm sure that's...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and Steve was very knowledgable about the fish what went with what. Friendly atmosphere and guided dogs welcome.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Pete G
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Pete G, Thank you for the five-star review and the name drop, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that the food and the service were up to their usual high standards; we all work very hard to ensure it does! Hopefully we'll 'sea'...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited here with my family and we all had Amazing meals and my eldest daugjter has coeliac disease had an amazing gluten-free meal

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cath071
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi cath071, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that the food was up to it's usual high standard. Hopefully we'll 'sea' you again soon. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous food and brilliant service ( nice one Mickey👍) an absolute must if you are in Plymouth - my old town has changed but lovely to see the old fish market used well👍

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank nigelatcroft
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi nigelatcroft, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that Micky served you well; he's an absolute gem! Hopefully we'll 'sea' you again soon. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having recently visited for a belated birthday, I was somewhat pleasantly surprised. Not an overly keen lover of seafood myself there was plenty of other options to take my fancy. The food we had was absolutely delightful and filling. A lovely relaxed place with incredibly...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Stephen C
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Stephen C, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that you enjoyed your birthday meal, and that the service was up to it's usual high standards too! Hopefully we'll 'sea' you again soon. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Another meal with the family. The food has always been excellent. Have eaten here quite a few times now. Never had a bad experience. The staff are so friendly makes for a very enjoyable evening.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Terryontheboat
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Terryontheboat, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! Glad to hear that both the food and the service were up to their usual high standards. Everyone here works very hard to keep it at a consistently high level. Hopefully we'll 'sea'...More

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Questions & Answers
Maslass
2 September 2018|
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Response from Harbourmanager | Property representative |
Hi Maslass, Unfortunately due to our website domain changing, we did experience regular downtime with our email system coinciding with the time that you booked with us. I will certainly be looking into this matter as I... More
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managerharbour
24 March 2017|
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Response from Ivan B | Reviewed this property |
thank you I didn't question anything it was a fantastic place I think trip advisor attached the question to the wrong person.
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Jannerbloke
9 March 2017|
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Response from Steven N | Reviewed this property |
Apparently you can have the hake (and any other fish) without skin if you ask the waiting staff... The chefs are more than happy to accommodate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 88
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 228556
  • E-mail
Description
At the Harbour we cater for all customers. Whether you are with the children or in a large group. We specialise in fresh seafood landed meters away from the restaurant. We also have prime fillet and ribeye steaks to go with your seafood. Lobster and crab is on the menu everyday if you fancy a treat. We also offer lunchtime specials than run everyday of the year where you can enjoy line caught cod, chips (bottomless) homemade mushy peas, and homemade tartar sauce all for £9. We also have a takeaway which means you can enjoy our delicious menu at home or in the sunshine. Dogs are welcome in the restaurant until 7 pm. Sea you soon!
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