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Boatswains Brasserie

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6-7 Russell Court Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BS, England
+44 1548 842189
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sea bass” (13 reviews)
“lemon sole” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
6-7 Russell Court Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BS, England
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Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

What a super place! We visited here on the off chance they had a table, the lady was so helpful and asked us to pop back in half an hour and she would be able to seat us. We were greeted with such friendliness and...More

3  Thank KLH7981
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We arrived at 7.30 on a busy Friday night and asked if they had a table. Very politely asked if we could off until 8.15 - which was a result! We were warned there would be a wait for food but it wasn't an issue...More

1  Thank IanandGilly
Reviewed 8 May 2017

The food was very good but we had mixed views about service and portions. We took our time choosing our meal but then waited about 40mins or so for the starter (fish cakes - recommended). Two of us had chosen a special that was described...More

Thank sjs1205
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Called here on spec on Easter Sunday. The staff managed to find us a table even though they were very busy. The food was super - fresh scallops, muscles and squid for starters then various fish dishes for main. Brilliant menu and lovely staff, far...More

Thank Jessica Scarlet C
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We were at a wedding in Hope Cove and knew that we would want to eat in the evening after the wedding. Had a coffee and a bacon sandwich in the Salcombe coffee company which was delightful and went for a walk around the town....More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A charming and friendly little gem, reasonably priced with an interesting menu. The best mussels we have had for years.

Thank David C
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We have had some excellent family meals at Boatswains Brasserie (in my pre TripAdvisor days), but in our experience this year there was a definite drop in service and food quality. Most of the food was okay as opposed to previously excellent. I had fish...More

Thank Dave N
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

You need to book a table here to ensure you get to try this delightful brasserie. Mussels were first class cooked to perfection in a cream sauce with fresh hunks of tasty bread. The others in the party had burgers handmade on the premises which...More

Thank nupeynoo
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My friends and I had yet another wonderful meal at Boatswains last night. Thank you for a lovely birthday meal!

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Because 2 of our party have restrictive diets we had made a prior visit to check the menu to ensure that there were dishes that could be enjoyed by us all. How disappointing on arrival to be told that many dishes were unavailable. We were...More

Thank Les J
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Stuart A
6 June 2017|
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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, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
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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