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Shoals Cafe On The Lido

Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
+44 1803 854874
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (52 reviews)
“hot crab dip” (4 reviews)
“fish” (92 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sister took us here every time we visit. They are regular here. This year was particularly great because English summer was perfect this year. Food came out quick. Seafood was refreshing. Think we had the Chardonnay for wine. Muscles were perfect. Main course of Dover...More

Thank romeolo888
Reviewed 3 days ago

We stayed in Brixham for a week from the 8 September and ate out everyday .The highlight of the week was the lunch time meal that we had at Shoals on the lido .Fantastic Food served by friendly staff .You would find it hard to...More

Thank Juliusgeezer
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely Cafe with fantastic views of Torbay. We popped in for a quick cappucino and were tempted to try the lemon Drizzle Cake which was delicious. Great value.

Thank foxysquirrel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chanced upon this cafe above the salt water pool in Brixham after our son climbed over nearby rocks. We shared a perfectly cooked turbot that was one of best dishes have ever eaten! Kids food and the Albariño were also superb. Sitting in the evening...More

Thank Angus M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fresh fish. Good menu choice, lots of specials as well. Beautiful sea view. Not much to look at from outside so please do not judge on appearance. You will not be disappointed with the food. Excellent service.

Thank 99Janet65
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is like a seaside cabin but it's friendly, the staff were really lovely and the food was amazing, seriously good! I had the scallops and the wife had the mackerel pate to start and for main course I had, as the menu said...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our friends took us to Shoals, and we are so glad they did! I had the best sea bass I’ve ever had, and everyone else in our party absolutely loved their food too. Lovely atmosphere, very dog friendly with our pups allowed inside, and superb...More

2  Thank Tusty
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Myself and my wife booked a table Saturday night for dinner. We were very impressed with the quality of the food and how it was treated uncomplicated. The fish spoke for its self. It's not a fine dining decor style restaurant, it's best described as...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and I often visit Torquay but rarely make it over the sea to Brixham and today we are so glad we did! Fantastic food and a lovely atmosphere, would highly recommend the fillet of plaice with scallops, cooked to perfection - mussels in...More

Thank flissyates28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been lucky enough to visit here again with a group of friends for a fabulous fresh fish lunch. I ordered the Dover Sole and was surprised to have two arrive on my plate as they thought them a little small! what luck! Everyone thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Pauline130764
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Shisharette S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
15 July 2018|
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Response from a1passat44 | Reviewed this property |
They have outside area,with seating,dogs ok there
Stephen M
17 June 2018|
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Response from debsw2510 | Reviewed this property |
Shoals is now open for breakfast from 9/11 am bookings advisable
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$46
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wine and Beer
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
09:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Head Road | Shoalstone Pool, Brixham TQ5 9AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 854874
  • E-mail
Shoals is predominantly a seafood restaurant but also caters for vegetarians and meat lovers too We offer freshly cooked local crab sandwiches,line grown Brixham mussels,dayboat scallops and much more from our daily fish auction
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