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The Lobster Pot

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The Quay | Barmouth, Barmouth LL42 1HB, Wales
+44 1341 281234
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09:00 - 19:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 19:30
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Chester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We ate lunch there yesterday before leaving to come home and wished we had discovered it earlier! Wonderful fresh shellfish, dog friendly and excellent staff. We'll definitely be back on our next visit.

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Thank Manny E
Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Visited for family lunch as had never been to Barmouth before but family had and they had been to The Lobster Pot. Ordered Crab sandwiches and chips to be told "we don't do chips" even though there is a fryer out in the kitchen to cook scampi I think it was so why no chips??? Anyway staff totally disinterested and... More 

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Thank CJH72
Burntwood, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

good selection on the lunchtime menu, even lobster at a cost( as usual in restaurants), salt squid good value.

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Thank dfb62
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

If anyone has seen Man Down , then you know about Shakira nothing else needs to be said about this place. Avoid !!!

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Thank Paul E
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Lovely location alongside the harbour, really nice food and plenty of fresh seafood on offer. You can also pop in and buy a pot of seafood such as: cockles, prawns, crayfish, potted shrimp and delicious crab. If visiting Barmouth this cafe is definitely worth a visit.

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Thank Lesley H
North Wales
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

The Lobster Pot is a Fish Shop - Takeaway- Café on the quayside with very limited inside seating and views only if you sit outside. We found the service disinterested and inattentive. The food we ate was acceptable but some of the dishes on the menu were overpriced i.e. a plate of bread and mussels at £14 ?

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Thank Richard-Scott
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Had the special Thai Fishcake and salad was delicious my friend had muscles which she thoroughly enjoyed. A lovely sunny day a couple of large glasses of wine. Good food, good wine and good conversation. A visit is a must

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Thank MrsTB2002
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Service was attentive, yet personal and really quite delightful that our server remembered us from the last visit! The food was innovative and beautifully cooked and presented. Staff were knowledgeable and rather fun, it's lovely to see people enjoy their job! Food was promptly served and cooked to perfection. A nice selection of drinks were on offer in a lovely... More 

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Thank chefharper
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Always lives up to expectation .. just so fresh and so nice Cracking view of harbour to Price isn't bad either for what you get ,I just there was more haha Definitely recommend trying this place out

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Thank Brody W
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely array of food on offer in two ways. We opted for the take away tubs to enjoy by the sea front. A great way to enjoy the beautiful views of Barmouth.

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Thank Matt L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:30
Monday
09:00 - 19:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 19:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 19:30
Thursday
09:00 - 19:30
Friday
09:00 - 19:30
Saturday
09:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay | Barmouth, Barmouth LL42 1HB, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  North Wales  >  Gwynedd  >  Barmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1341 281234

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?