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Boatswains Brasserie

6-7 Russell Court Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BS, England
+44 1548 842189
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (48 reviews)
“lemon sole” (10 reviews)
“brown shrimp” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
6-7 Russell Court Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BS, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent the weekend in Salcombe for a 50th birthday and had a celebration meal here. Really recommend, great service, food was very tasty and plentiful. If you want a special dinner whilst in Salcombe, I suggest you visit!

Thank 1jacobr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We celebrated my birthday here and enjoyed the fish dishes very much. All beautifully cooked and served with a smile! I had the mussels to start which were rather rich in a cream sauce for a started but that was my only criticism. We would...More

Thank marriedmembers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go to Salcombe every year but we have only just discovered Boatswain’s, we will definitely be going here every visit! Such delicious seafood and good choices if you don’t like fish. It was a shame we visited on a Sunday and a few dishes...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow what a fabulous find, food and service amazing and will definitely return. Fillet steak was incredible and cooked to perfection and my husband had the Turbot with brown shrimp special and was blown away. All in all a fantastic meal and would highly recommend...More

Thank jandi1971
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been going for years the food is always really impressive bistro! Not cheap bistro, but good quality bistro! You should book to avoid disappointment. The steak was cooked to perfection!

Thank 434richl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited 23/10/18, the only draw back was that it was our last night in Salcombe, otherwise I think we would have tried to book more nights so we could try more of the lovely menu choices. Friendly staff, great choice of fish, really well cooked...More

Thank keith w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant evening with excellent fresh fish dishes. Very welcoming staff. Only small issue the tables are quite closely spaced.

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were introduced to this restaurant by friends who love it- now we know why! Staff were exceptional throughout and- very rare- I could easily have eaten every item on the menu. The whitebait starter was super crunchy tasty and Goan monkfish curry was heavenly....More

Thank Faye S
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Warm atmosphere and excellent food with friendly service. Great vegetarian curry and selection of fish dishes and a wonderful ginger trifle. You will not be disappointed!

Thank vegiana
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Visited September 2018. Welcomed by lovely staff and seated at a good table.Quick drinks served and then we were spoilt for choice from an interesting menu. Chose fish specials. Our starters and mains were beautifully presented and extremely tasty. This was our best meal during...More

Thank yamdrachir
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Response from yamdrachir | Reviewed this property |
This isn't a question
Stuart A
6 June 2017|
Response from Mobile689504 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think dogs would be allowed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6-7 Russell Court Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 842189
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