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The Shack

9 Tidemill House Discovery Quay | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
+44 1326 212800
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Tidemill House Discovery Quay | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never had such great scallops! All seafood here is wonderful ingredients, well cooked and served by friendly young people. Gives Padstow's famous chef a run for his money and at much lower prices too. So good we had to go back a second night -...More

Thank TheRegni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic the winter saver set menu is on until 26th of March £13 scrumptious meal!! As always had a gorgeous lunch!!😊and the waitress so good too!!👍🏾👍🏾 always go beyond for us / starter to a main!!! Thankyou x

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here a couple times. Staff were very nice and the management was okay but wasn’t a fan of the food. Would probably go back and give them a go when I come back to Falmouth

Thank RobynWilksxx
Reviewed 29 December 2017

Few days in Falmouth and a local advised us to eat at "The Shack". Starters, mains, sweet and coffee just the best. A very tasty meal with top class service. Recommended.

Thank 581happydays
Reviewed 18 November 2017

We popped in on a Friday night after a dreadful drive from London. The staff was really accommodating, friendly explaining the menu. We had what I know is a clické, but the best quality fish and chips you can get, and I'm not judging by...More

Thank Joui_1412
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We went here on the last night of our holiday and had reserved a lobster the day before. It came in fairly expensive, but we had half each and it was gorgeous (if messy!) They do give you a bib and a large finger bowl,...More

1  Thank LilyRosePig
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Situated in a very convenient position with ample parking nearby The Shack was fully booked with many people having to be turned away. Very Bistro in style, with some uncomfortable bench seating in places, but more than compensated for by the small but excellent menu....More

1  Thank Miguel065_11
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I booked The Shack as we weren't able to get into some of the more popular restaurants on TripAdvisor. Our B&B also recommended this place for casual dining serving fresh seafood. We weren't disappointed and feel that the dish (Seabsss special) I had was far...More

1  Thank Suzi K
Reviewed 5 November 2017

disappointing the prawns i ordered were not up to standard they looked tired and old, the undersides of the prawns were starting to darken. pity you would expect fresh prawns when you visit a place by the sea.

Thank sandrachandra2000
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, the veggie burger was really good. Good service. Reasonable prices. Child friendly. Would recommend.

Thank Elahew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 41
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Tidemill House Discovery Quay | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 212800
  • E-mail
Welcome to The Shack - a rustic shellfish bar in bustling Events Square, Falmouth, where the food is always fresh! Relaxed dining in an unrivalled atmosphere - with the focus on sparklingly fresh, local seafood. The idea is simple: sociable food and a fun, hands-on approach to shellfish. We've got something for everyone, from shellfish of every variety to fish of the day, steak, vegetarian options and a children's menu. Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner.
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