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The Glassblowing House - CLOSED

20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
+44 1752 228556
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
19 Dec 2017
“Good to watch”
8 Oct 2018
“More style than substance”
Restaurant Hours Closed
20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
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Reviewed 12 October 2016

We walked in early one evening on the off chance for dinner. The restaurant wasn't that busy, so we were served quite quickly. The food was good although once served we were pretty much ignored by the staff and had to go to the till...More

Thank Spot W
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Visited today for lunch. Ordered four roast dinners. First impressions were great, stunning location, food presentation great. Unfortunately the food was cold. Asked for it to be hotter only for it to be returned the same, cold temperature. We left after complaining for a second...More

2  Thank ClaireT2558
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Took my wife for her 50th birthday meal. Service was very slow. Took 2.5 hours to have 3 courses. Glases left on table and served warm bottled water. Expensive steak for what it was.

3  Thank paul h
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We have meant to go in here for sometime, last Sunday we finally did it, we went in for breakfast, first impression was good, the restaurant looks really good, and the staff were very attentive, we ordered two full English breakfasts and pancakes for my...More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We had a great meal at this restaurant whilst visiting Plymouth. Staff were welcoming & the service was excellent

Thank 861caroline
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Went into the Barbican for the seafood festival and decided to stop here for spot of lunch as have never been here before. Well it was lovely sat by the window looking out over the harbour and the food was great had the devonaire mussels...More

Thank dm4water
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here after my graduation ceremony and the lunch added to the brilliant day that we'd had! The food was all delicious and the restaurant is beautiful with great views out over the harbour! The puddings were incredible with my sister even saying that...More

1  Thank Holly S
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Visited post-graduation celebrations with the family. Food was yummy but the portion of Cod and Chips is a bit on the small side, looking across at some of my families meals I felt like I had a very small portion (A small piece of fish...More

2  Thank Oleta F
Reviewed 18 September 2016

After having paid to park the car so that we could eat at this establishment, we ordered our breakfast and drinks. With only two other couples in front of us who already had their meals this shouldn't take long. 45mins later drinks finished, still no...More

Thank bruce1960-07
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Came today for a lunch with a friend, was expecting an expensive menu but was pleasantly surprised. Beautiful view and lovely atmosphere. Service was brilliant and really made us feel welcome, food was delicious and spectacularly presented. Will definitely be recommending and coming here again!...More

1  Thank Sophieberkley
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 42
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 228556
  • E-mail
This 70 cover restaurant is first class dining with sensational views of Sutton Harbour. This fantastic setting is in the heart of Plymouth's buzzing Barbican. The Glassblowing House is a unique building keeping with the Glassblowing Theme it once was. There is a theatre-style kitchen and the menu changes daily to ensure the freshest food is served from the local area.
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