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Shoals Cafe On The Lido

Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
+44 1803 854874
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (53 reviews)
“hot crab dip” (4 reviews)
“fish” (93 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This has been my and partners favorite place for breakfast and lunch and have also included our family to the idyllic, beautiful place. The food is so so fresh and Delicious, the service is friendly and professional the surroundings are just perfect , just like...More

Thank lizabella2017
Shoals2015, Owner at Shoals Cafe On The Lido, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Lizabella it is lovely people like you that inspire us to continue doing exactly what we believe in x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous sunny October morning... Where better to have breakfast than at Shoals in Brixham. A beautiful little bijou restaurant... Fantastic views across to Torbay... Great staff... And the best Scrambled egg I have ever tasted. Geat Menu for breakfast and lunch... Fish a speciality- also...More

Thank SuzeGreenstedUK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Given a very warm welcome at this gem of a cafe by the lido at Berry Head. Looks quite basic from the outside , but don't be put off by appearances ! Charming inside and plenty of outside seating. The views across Torbay are wonderful....More

1  Thank clara c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice restaurant easy to get to, good food, nice people, that's important. Brixham is a gem in the bay, recommend to visit the area, and try the lovely small restaurants as well of this one.

Thank Len K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With so much to see and do in Brixam you might easily miss Shoals unless someone tells you about it and gives it their highest recommendation. We were lucky, someone did, but sadly only on our last day, but what an excellent way to finish...More

1  Thank Jon T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had hake which was cooked to perfection and should have been the star of the show but the chips were the best I've ever had and made this a memorable visit.

Thank DinoC61
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sister took us here every time we visit. They are regular here. This year was particularly great because English summer was perfect this year. Food came out quick. Seafood was refreshing. Think we had the Chardonnay for wine. Muscles were perfect. Main course of Dover...More

Thank romeolo888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Brixham for a week from the 8 September and ate out everyday .The highlight of the week was the lunch time meal that we had at Shoals on the lido .Fantastic Food served by friendly staff .You would find it hard to...More

Thank Juliusgeezer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely Cafe with fantastic views of Torbay. We popped in for a quick cappucino and were tempted to try the lemon Drizzle Cake which was delicious. Great value.

Thank foxysquirrel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chanced upon this cafe above the salt water pool in Brixham after our son climbed over nearby rocks. We shared a perfectly cooked turbot that was one of best dishes have ever eaten! Kids food and the Albariño were also superb. Sitting in the evening...More

Thank Angus M
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Shisharette S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
15 July 2018|
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Response from a1passat44 | Reviewed this property |
They have outside area,with seating,dogs ok there
Stephen M
17 June 2018|
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Response from debsw2510 | Reviewed this property |
Shoals is now open for breakfast from 9/11 am bookings advisable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 46
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 854874
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Shoals is predominantly a seafood restaurant but also caters for vegetarians and meat lovers too We offer freshly cooked local crab sandwiches,line grown Brixham mussels,dayboat scallops and much more from our daily fish auction
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