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Seashells Bar & Restaurant

37 High Street, Hythe SO45 6AG, England
+44 23 8084 7188
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (16 reviews)
“linguine” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
37 High Street, Hythe SO45 6AG, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

never had a bad meal here, servicequick and the staff friendly and helpful, good choice of menu and the drinks are a reasonable price. Centered in the middle of Hythe so no trouble parking, Been back several times good place

Thank SouthamptonUkSandy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tables by the window have a lovely sea view. Food was nice and reasonable value. Service was OK but a bit slow.

Thank deerstop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service of a high standard, pleasant and welcoming, professional staff. Food is of a high quality and standard, delicious and very tasty, fresh cooked to order and good value. Lovely views and pleasant ambience. Would recommend to all.

Thank WHV1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We last ate in this restaurant in March of this year after a long drive down from Leicester in atrocious weather. When we had to stay in Hythe again for a Wedding Reception, we knew just the place to have a lovely meal in pleasant...More

Thank AlexTheJock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came with the family on Sunday for breakfast, the breakfast was lovely one of the best I’ve had and with that view over hythe pier and Southampton water made it even better. The staff where wonderful as well would definitely good back again

Thank lesmin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch with all family and kids. We enjoyed the location and the tasty food. We have fish plates and beers. Recommended.

Thank MS81
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is to die for, went three times in four days to eat here and the view is great watched three cruise ships sail out in one evening

Thank bloxsomgbl
StuartC2470, Owner at Seashells Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, it's nice to hear you liked the food so much that you came three times in four days! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to this restaurant for lunch one Saturday the food was very good so was the service and a lovely view out over Southampton water.we would return next time we are in the area.More

Thank gerard032
StuartC2470, Owner at Seashells Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 5 star review. It's great to hear you enjoyed your food and that the service was also a good standard. We look forward to seeing you next time you're in the area. Best...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic food and great views over the water. Staff excellent- well done Stuart. Seashells always good for a coffee, breakfast, lunch or evening meal

Thank Mkolliari
StuartC2470, Owner at Seashells Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi there, Many thanks for the review! It's always a pleasure having you and I'm glad you enjoy all aspects of our restaurant. Look forward to seeing you again soon. Best regards

Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant for lunch on my wife’s birthday. Service was courteous and quick and the meals were delicious, coupled with a lovely view across Southampton water.

Thank condor2016
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Janet F
25 August 2018|
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Response from ShirleyRobson | Reviewed this property |
No lift unfortunately but stairs come in sections and have handrails.
4 August 2018|
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Response from pand0rama | Reviewed this property |
Yes, 2 car parks are about 5-10 mins walk away. Waitrose car park is closer but very tight and for Waitrose shoppers.
8 September 2016|
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Response from Nickwillett | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if they do vouchers, best contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 High Street, Hythe SO45 6AG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Hythe
  • Phone Number: +44 23 8084 7188
  • E-mail
Using locally sourced ingredients, we have a varied menu to suit everybody, including bespoke dairy and gluten free menu's for those of you with dietary requirements. Alongside our normal menu's we also offer a daily specials board providing a variety of choices that showcase our chef's creative dishes.
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