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The Breakwater Bistro

Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
+44 1803 856738
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
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1 - 10 of 1,382 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic restaurant with fantastic food in a fantastic setting, especially at sunset! No need to say anything else.

Thank kb997
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great position on the beach and views across Torbay but poor service and food spoiled it for us. Could be great with a bit less complacency.

3  Thank Korkys
Reviewed 4 days ago

It was lunchtime & quite busy, after first choosing a table away from the window we managed to re-locate to a window table, the view was well worth the move. The menu is varied & specials are also available. You order & pay for food...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited on a Saturday night without a booking half expecting not to get a table. The manager Lee was very accommodating and found us a table downstairs which was appreciated but then moved upstairs by the window later on once a table became available....More

Thank inspectorcalls
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a very popular restaurant with car parking just outside, or if this is full (and it very often is), further (multi-storey) parking a few minutes away. The menu is quite varied, including a specials board for fresh fish dishes and they also cater...More

Thank Iceweb
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Always take visitors and friends here! Recently went again and as always a good experience with a beautiful view! Do book a table as it can get busy. I've tried a variety of things off the menu and my best advice is to have fun......More

1  Thank Charli N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After recommendation from Tripadvisor we visited last night whilst on holiday in the area. Food was superb, couldn't fault the service and wonderful staff made every effort to make our trip as special as it could have been. Particularly enjoyed the seeded jack sprats -...More

Thank Mathew S
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took my friends there for supper last night and although very busy the service was second to none and the food first class as usual! I can highly recommend the shellfish trio and the fish pie.

Thank Dizzidoll
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was busy but we just wanted to sit and have a drink, ended up ordering olives with bread too sat outside overlooking beach very pleasant, and food looked good too, would go back

Thank tortoisecobbler
Reviewed 1 week ago

All this place has going for it is a great location. Food, like 80's pub food at the coast. Pity, could be something special with the great seaside location.

2  Thank AndreaC8
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Questions & Answers
23 April 2017|
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Response from TheBreakwater | Property representative |
Yes a council pay and display car park right on our door step, or the marina multi-storey car park a short walk away.
18 April 2017|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
We always advise 01803 856738 Thank you
13 September 2016|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
Hello Yes sirloin and rump steaks still on our menu which is on our web site Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 856738
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Beachside coffee shop & bistro, located on breakwater beach, Brixham Serving breakfast, lunch and evening meals everyday.
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