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The Wheel House

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Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
+44 1326 318050
Today
18:00 - 21:00
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Wed - Sat 18:00 - 21:00
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Braintree, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

What an amazing place!! Best seafood for years. Super staff and everyone including the owner is so welcoming and friendly. Loved it and not to be missed

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1 Thank Anne B
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Best seafood in town. Don't miss it but remember to book in advance, it's always full! Reasonable prices and really nice service

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1 Thank maxbertusibo
Badminton, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were recommended to the Wheel House by Steve at the Port Navas Yacht Club when staying in Cornwall. A real cute Seafood restaurant, well hidden by the quay side. Lovely selection of sea food combined with a very personal service makes this place a real gem. I indulged in a lobster and my Partner had mussels; both 'spot on'.... More 

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1 Thank XSeb666
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked in advance for this popular venue Customer service from booking, confirmation text, and service was outstanding I have never been before but heard nothing but good things and i can see why We had the works, oysters, scallops, shell on prawns and lobster. Everything was beautiful. Felt very special and looked after from all the staff and would recommend... More 

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2 Thank ann s
Dorset, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Fantastic food which is well presented, lovely staff and great atmosphere for groups or couples. Three course set menus are particularly good value.

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2 Thank CrftyPam1
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a fun evening, and worth the persistence to get a booking. It's worth it. Excellent and straight forward food and no chance of going away hungry. No fuss atmosphere but friendly staff. Fresh food, expertly cooked. If you can't get to speak with someone do leave a message.

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Thank Chris P
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic find. Hidden in a small street in the centre of Falmouth. Service excellent and the food is heavenly. Menu is small and dictated by what is freshly landed that day. Book well in advance and get an early sitting as once it's sold there is no more that day. We had scallops to start which were to die for... More 

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1 Thank 434tony
Rome, Italy
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103 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Six friends. All love seafood. Just the best place to eat I've even been. Lose all the posh affectations and break out the old cutlery, mismatched plates and get out the kitchen roll. Scallops, prawns and mussels cooked two ways. Whole crabs and lobsters on a lovely scrubbed down table. Seafood extravaganza guided by the best waitresses. Service outstanding. Wine... More 

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1 Thank meribel1
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hidden just off the highstreet of Falmouth, this little restaurant is famous among locals for its super-fresh menu of locally caught shellfish. The restaurant itself is a very cosy, windowless little room, decorated with an eclectic mix of fabrics and ornaments (trust me it works). Tables are quite tightly squeezed in, but this all adds to the slightly chaotic charm... More 

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Lyon, France
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is small but full even on a raining Wednesday night in November! The menu is short but perfect. The scallops in particular are just amazing! The prices are very reasonable for fresh seafood. The team is very friendly, always happy to help or give advice. The wines are also very nice. The muscadet is perfect to go with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, British
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 318050
Description
Locally, daily caught shellfish served in a relaxed and very friendly atmosphere.Customer service and enjoyment are our priorities open from 6.00Pm - 9.00Pm Wednesday-saturday

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