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The Seahorse Restaurant

5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 1803 835147
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (104 reviews)
“seafood” (82 reviews)
“dover sole” (50 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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1 - 10 of 847 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful birthday dinner here in early January -not that it was recognised in anyway by the staff..despite knowing it was a special occasion. Only criticism was that our main courses were not in anyway hot -reflected by the fact that the plates were...More

1  Thank georgina056
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Were this review for the food only, it would be one star. The setting, attentive Service, and general Bon homie salvaged an otherwise desultory experience. Had we not been reacquainting with old friends over lunch, we would have sent the food back. As it was,...More

2  Thank CotswoldsSpotter
RockfishandSeahorse, Owner at The Seahorse Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your feedback which i am shocked reading, its not the experience we aim to give at the restaurant at all. We do get things wrong from time to time but I've never read anything like this about our restaurant before. I would like...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was OK. Only. If it was half the price we expected much, much more for the money. This restaurant isn't worth the money. Avoid! The espresso was under extracted, no crema and flat tasting. Staff pleasant enough, no complaints in this area.

1  Thank Jezonimo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've never spent £100 on a bottle of wine and had to pour every drop of it myself while the waitress stood behind the bar chatting to colleagues and re-doing her hair. I live in London where it is not unusual to spend £100 plus...More

1  Thank CHGough1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

top class food and service in this traditional restaurant close to the centre of Dartmouth. If you love fish and seafood you’ll love this place. Pricey but worth it.

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really excited about this restaurant as it had come highly recommended. We knew it was going to be a bit pricey but it didn’t matter given its reputation. We arrived and were welcomed by two nice waitresses. As it was a fish restaurant...More

1  Thank LSala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cantina is a must if you enjoy fine dining at its best with friends. Yesterday 12 of us enjoyed a long lunch in the private dining wing of the Seahorse and it was just outstanding. Mitch Tonks and his partner Matt cooked for us and...More

Thank keith w
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

Good in parts!! I was taken by friends who eat there regularly but it was not quite up to scratch. Considering there were only three tables service was beyond relaxed into slow but very attentive and pleasant. The little nibbles to start were superb as...More

2  Thank dhughes48
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Called in for a ‘locals lunch’ (sadly we’re not) - and what a delight it was. We have eaten here before a few times before and it’s always excellent, so this was an especially lovely way to spend a couple of hours on the last...More

Thank bluetuns
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The Cantina provided the perfect setting for a wonderfully personalised dinner party with my friends and family. The stunning table, the low key lighting and the impressive wall of wine managed to capture a cosy mood of intimacy very often inaccessible with larger groups of...More

Thank Charli N
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allan k
22 October 2017|
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Response from Pinkertonx | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought this is a beer restaurant: the cuisine demands a good wine!
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RalphieMitch
18 July 2017|
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Response from Peroma1 | Reviewed this property |
We took ours and she was made very welcome at lunchtime.
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Susan C
13 March 2017|
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Response from Patridge | Reviewed this property |
Susan as an ex Brummie I apologise for being late - but yes excellent options - Meat and Vegetarian
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
Thursday
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
Friday
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
Saturday
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 835147
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