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The Gem Fish Bar

6 Quarry Hill, Falmouth TR11 2BP, England
+44 1326 313640
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“fish and chips” (44 reviews)
“moby dick” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
6 Quarry Hill, Falmouth TR11 2BP, England
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1 - 10 of 173 reviews

Reviewed 27 October 2017

Each time I go and visit Falmouth I make time to stop here for a fish and chip supper and a side of curry sauce! The service is always impeccable and the place is spotlessly clean. The haddock and chips is my personal favourite and...More

Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is the best fish & chip shop in Falmouth food cooked to perfection....also has a seating cafe area to sit & have pot of tea or wine with the meal .....

1  Thank catCornwallEngland
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Have come back here many times! Very friendly welcome and service throughout. Restaurant and toilets spotlessly clean! Comfortable and bright room with little extra cushions on some chairs-lovely extra. Fish was tasty and fresh, not long to wait at all. We continue to keep this...More

Thank Eloise L
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Found this "Gem" on our way to the cinema. Made to feel very welcome. Nice simple decor, staff friendly and vey helpful. Fish and chips were excellent and beautifully cooked. Portions are good, and prices reasonable. Great place will return.

Thank amm_uk
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Friendly welcoming staff. Freshly cooked fish and chips. The fish was succulent in a crispy batter. Very good chips. I always go here when on holiday and have never been disappointed. Nice to see a couple of local bottled beers on the menu too.

Thank Rosemullion
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Went for a meal at Gem, and I will definitely go again. The staff are all friendly and the food is superb. Chips are amazing.

Thank bazzerama b
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Absolutely delighted to discover The Gem is now gluten free. Tonight I enjoyed gluten free cod and chips, cooked to perfection without any of the usual problems when asking for gluten free choices. I can't thank you enough for making me feel normal when eating...More

1  Thank Selena G
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Having had a great day out in Falmouth we needed to find something to eat, as did the other 10,000 people in town. Having walked past many places either queuing out of the door, or didn't serve food, we decided to head back to the...More

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you for fantastic service and food . It was busy but we felt very welcome. We both really enjoyed the haddock and chips they were excellent.

Thank Andrew J
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I was so delighted to return to this wonderful cafe after my experience last year. The quality and freshness of the food does not disappoint. A lovely place, traditional and family friendly

Thank outofmycomfortzone
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Quarry Hill, Falmouth TR11 2BP, England (Formerly Gem Fish Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 313640
The Gem Fish Bar is a traditional, family run fish and chip shop. Serving good quality food with our fish coming from a fully sustainable source. We are fully licensed, with a varied menu including: vegetarian, children’s, senior citizen’s meals (available all day) and desserts. There is a restaurant that can seat 45 welcoming reservations and a takeaway which food can be preordered for pick up. Opening Times:Tuesday: 4.30pm-9pmWednesday-Saturday: 11.30am-2pm & 4.30pm-9pm
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