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The Seahorse Restaurant

5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 1803 835147
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (76 reviews)
“scallops” (87 reviews)
“dover sole” (42 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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1 - 10 of 774 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Had dinner here last week with friends who have been on many occasions. The welcome was very friendly. The manager on duty seemed rather sour and seemed to think asking for chips in a fish restaurant was some sort of crime. Had scallops as a...More

Thank makethatalargeone
Reviewed 4 days ago

Basically it's a very good fish restaurant serving excellent ingredients beautifully cooked & presented. There's a very definite Italian influence. I liked the choices between whole fish & fillets. Very slick service, very efficient, with everyone watching out for each other. It is a relatively...More

Thank caleyboy
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a impromptu dinner here after a business meeting... the restaurant is small and intimate and the quality of food is excellent... great menu and everything cooked to perfection.. The staff are all well trained and very knowledgeable, and work very hard to make your...More

Thank Fairman76
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once again upon booking our evening meal .We were shown to our window table that we had pre booked.We were offered pre dinner aperitif drinks this was glasses of champagne and were then presented with a course of fish nibbles offered by the chef .Wine...More

Thank Kevin F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had another wonderful meal here - fine dining with excellent fish dishes. I started with green asparagus followed by a brill from the grill and as a dessert, a salted honey icecream with fruits. DELICOUS. My husband had scallops, then a hake fillet followed...More

1  Thank Gillian P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As soon as you walk in you find yourself inside a dark curtained off "lobby area" without a light. You reach to tug the curtain....to find yourself stood uncomfortably in the way inside the resturant & disturbing the unfortunate couple who were sat so close...More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for lunch here, we had the set lunch which was excellent and great value. Staff are friendly and helpful.

Thank Penny T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an interesting one. We had booked in January and been looking forward to a long overdue visit to my husbands favourite chef Mitch Tonks at the Seahorse. We arrived at the beautifully appointed 'Joe's Bar' (part of the same establishment) and were greeted...More

1  Thank LondonCurlyblonde
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as a last night venture with friends! As they were celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary! We were a group of 8 and some of us were quite fussy?. But the staff dealt with it professionally and with a good friendly attitude, it seemed...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked the restaurant last minute, as part of a weekend birthday break for my wife. Attentive and polite service was offered from the outset and the quality and presentation of the food was impeccable. The lemon sole on offer is highly recommended.

Thank Ian R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Susan C
Hello, Do you also have meat and vegetarian options on your evening menus please ? Susan
14 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
Sue C
Hi, are you open on Christmas day ? Sue
8 October 2016|
Response from MikeEdw | Reviewed this property |
Call them Sue, not sure Mike
Is there a dress code
15 April 2015|
Response from Steve G | Reviewed this property |
No, there is no dress code. But more important than worrying about what to wear - following our recent visit, I'd not go at all. The service was poor (we didn't ever get some of the things we ordered) & the food was very... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 16:30
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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