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Picture yourself on an ocean terrace, your favourite drink in hand and a light lunch on the table, eyeing the enticing menu of British and Italian dishes for your evening meal. Waves restaurant near Tenby brings delicious dining to your doorstep together with some of the best headland views in Pembrokeshire! From rustic home-made pizzas to classic Italian specialities, you'll find something to suit every taste at Waves, including yummy vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options and plenty of delicious daily specials. We're even a popular venue for special occasions - from birthday parties to intimate wedding receptions.
PRICE RANGE
US$8 - US$34
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Italian, European, British
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards, Live Music
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Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

We stayed in the Celtic Haven cottages on the adjoining site and used the restaurant three times during our stay. We had intended to eat out elsewhere more often however found restaurants in the area very hit and miss (see my other reviews!) So we...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 8 September 2020 via mobile

We had a party of 6 visit here and I did book ahead. Good food all round and great service by lovely staff. Will definitely return

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 24 August 2020

Booked a table four weeks in advance for myself and my family and to celebrate a family birthday. Was called on the day of our booking by Betty the Operations Manager to be told very rudely and abruptly that our reservation was cancelled. No explanation...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020

Very disappointed. Really let us down. Did not honour contract with us. Did not try to. Food not good.

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed 26 February 2020

With far reaching views of Lydstep Haven and Caldey Island, this lovely little restaurant has great possibilities. The chef was eating a huge roll in the kitchen when we walked in to an empty restaurant. Not a great sight, but he was also waiting on...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed 25 February 2020

We enjoyed a meal at Waves on the first night at Celtic Haven Cottages. We were in a party of nine. The food was very good, Service was good and atmosphere very pleasant.

Date of visit: February 2020
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CelticHavenTenby, Owner at Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2020

Hi Jess E Thank you for your review, lovely to hear you enjoyed Waves Restaurant, I do hope you come back for another visit in the future.

Reviewed 25 February 2020

We had a marvellous lunch at Waves last Friday. We were a party of 9 including my niece who is coeliac. The chef was more than happy to chat with her about the options which were suitable for her and the choice available for her...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed 22 February 2020

The food here had an Italian flavour but with some classic British dishes. We were a party of 9. We were given a friendly welcome in this spacious airy restaurant. The food was exceptionally good with some unusual dishes. They also do excellent home made...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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CelticHavenTenby, Owner at Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2020

Hi dorothyed239 Thank you for your review, so pleased you enjoyed Waves Restaurant with its varied menu, hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 February 2020 via mobile

What a find! The Waves restaurant at Celtic Haven certainly lived up to its fantastic reputation as we enjoyed a fabulous valentine’s supper on Saturday night. Fish was our choice for mains... the brill certainly was (brill) and the sea bass was equally nice, especially...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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CelticHavenTenby, Owner at Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2020

Hi dbossons Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a complimentary review. It is always great to hear when guests have enjoyed our lovely Waves Restaurant - Chef David is known for his superb creme brulee!! Please do come back soon...More

Reviewed 16 December 2019

26 of us from Penally Bridge club met at the Waves Restaurant for our annual Christmas lunch. The starters were superb, the Turkey was very poor,it was very fatty with lots of sinews.The veg was served piping hot,shame the sprouts, Swede and carrots and potatoes...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Celtic H, Front Office Manager at Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2019

Hi John D Thank you very much for taking the time to review your annual Penally Bridge Club Christmas Lunch. We welcome local guests all year round in Waves restaurant and we were very pleased to see you this Christmas, the restaurant is very popular...More

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kirstyturner1
9 September 2018|
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Response from and13Tenby | Reviewed this property |
You don't need a leisure pass to eat at Waves. We haven't got one either. I'd recommend booking in case you catch tgem at a busy time. They turned people away when we were there last.
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Margaret K
17 April 2018|
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Response from Celtic H | Property representative |
Hello, Thanks for your message. We allow dogs on our balcony area, however I'm sorry they aren't allowed in the restaurant. With kind regards Gemma
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609marlenep
15 May 2017|
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Response from Celtic H | Property representative |
Hello Marlene p, Thank you very much for your enquiry. I am pleased to say we can cater for coeliacs, if you could kindly let your server know upon arrival they can talk the menu through for you. All our sauces and... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant

  • Yes, Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant offers takeaway services.

  • Yes, Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant offers delivery services.

  • Waves Cliff-top Bar & Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4