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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” (74 reviews)
“lobster” (29 reviews)
“unlimited chips” (21 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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. Best dining view in Plymouth
Watch the fresh fish being landed whilst you dine.
2. The Harbour Lobster/crayfish
Try our fresh lobster/crayfish daily.Pick from lobster tank!
3. Seafood Taco
Classic Mexican staple with a marine twist. Breaded scallops and prawn
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1 - 10 of 763 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Excellent food, lively atmosphere and gorgeous view! They were very accommodating as mum was a bit overwhelmed by the muggy air outside so we were given a lovely seat near the door. Micky our waiter with his cravat and crab covered shirt was superb and...More

Thank Georgina S
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Went for a meal here on a Saturday night with my sister-in-law, booked a table and were greeted well and swiftly seated. Our waiter was a lovely young man who ran thoroughly through the specials then left us to decide. Our wine and fish and...More

Thank AliB320
managerharbour, Public Relations Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Hello guys, The kitchen team are blown away by your heading, thank you ever so much. The whole team all work hard to deliver the best possible food and service, thank you again for your kind words. Kind regards Micky

Reviewed yesterday

Ate here on Friday night. Pre booked and so got a window seat which was lovely. Was served by Micky who was really friendly and knowledgeable. Food very good including child’s fish and chips. Very nice views across the harbour.

Thank Jandave21
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded today

Hi Jandave21, Thanks for the five-star review, we really appreciate it. Great to hear that our service and food was up to it's usual high standards! Hopefully we'll 'sea' you again soon. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Visited the Harbour Seafood Restaurant last Wednesday. My partner Carole had Monkfish high was very nice and I had the special which was three different pieces of fish again very nice. It was supposed to come with in-limited chips which I did ask for some...More

Thank Alan4038
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Alan4038, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it. I'm sorry to hear that your unlimited chips didn't arrive; please feel free to remind your server if you're still waiting and we'll do our best to get them for you. We're glad...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When in Plymouth a visit to The Harbour is a must! My daughter and I have been here both during the season and in the middle of winter - the outstanding service remains the same. A special mention goes to the lovely Mike who has...More

Thank JackSasnEllie
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi JackSasnEllie, Thank you for the five-star review, it's really appreciated. Glad to hear that Micky was his usual charming self, he's a real asset to our team. I never used to like crab until I tried the crab you find here in Plymouth... It...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had been meaning to try this place for a long time. My husband and I were not massive fish lovers but have been trying to expand our pallete was know fish is very good for you. We brought friends from London and have enjoyed...More

Thank jhole1
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi jhole1, We're glad to hear that you found us by trying to be a bit healthier; all of our fish can be served grilled with salad if you wish, so hopefully that'll tempt you back! The views overlooking the marina are pretty special aren't...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited prior to the firework championships for a quick supper. We had the seafood salad which was massive and the misto and chips. Fish was delicious and a special mention for the chips which were amazing ... Would recommendMore

Thank kgl21
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi kgl21, Thank you for the five-star review, we really appreciate it! We certainly don't go halves on our portion sizes, so I'm glad we could fill you up. I may be biased, but I think we do the best chips you'll find anywhere! Hopefully...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We had an excellent meal with my husband (who is vegan), his sister, her husband and two children aged 13 and 10. Everyone loved their meal. My husband had the vegan salt and pepper squid and fish n chips which were both fantastic. Everyone else...More

Thank Erin Gardner G
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Erin Gardner G, Thanks for the great review, I'm glad that you enjoyed your meal. I do remember your table; I was impressed with how well the crab was handled and he didn't need too much help from the chefs. Good to hear that...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, we eat there regularly. Tom our waiter was great, friendly, attentive and always keeping an eye on our table.

Thank Carmen L
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Carmen L, Thanks for the great review; short but sweet. I'll pass your kind words onto Tom, I'm sure he'll appreciate them. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed 3 days ago

I have visited several times and had the vegan fish and chips. Can never finish the portion. Previously have also had the fish. Everything is cooked fresh, doesn't take too long and is very very good. Choice of indoor restaurant or takeaway with seats both...More

Thank Selina W
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managerharbour
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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$ 89
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
Groups, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
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
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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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