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The Seahorse Restaurant

5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 1803 835147
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (83 reviews)
“dover sole” (57 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Each time we’ve eaten at the Seahorse the food has been outstanding . They combine fresh simple ingredients to deliver fantastic food - roasted fish is always superb . A new starter with just anchovies and lardo on sourdough echoed the approach of combining a...More

Thank andywestonwebb2016
Reviewed 3 days ago

We came on 24 October and ordered dover sole and sea bass and a bottle of the least expensive wine (£25).. Dover sole was a very small and thin fillet - about half the size served at Giovanni's in Warwick and at other venues we...More

Thank peter0jones
Reviewed 5 days ago

The local’s £20 three course lunch menu is a good value. My salted cod fitters were very tasty as was the main of hake with clams and broad beans. My husband’s mussel starter was also very tasty. The restaurant is comfortable and the service friendly...More

Thank Caf92
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is small and lots of tables so it is lively but somehow it still feels intimate. I think the lighting helps. It has a great atmosphere. We had a lovely meal with our teenage children. The Dover Sole was great. The Lemon sole...More

Thank Stranger903
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having heard about how good the Seahorse is from a number of Dartmothians, I was lucky enough to visit last weekend and was very impressed. Upon arrival the staff quickly and cheerfully rectified a small issue with our booking, took our drinks orders and got...More

Thank AndyBernard1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right on Dartmouth waterfront the Seahorse has a bright ambience and comfortable chairs. Ideal for a birthday lunch. Nice glassware and napkins but still no tablecloth. We had just missed a wine tasting at nearby Sharpham vineyard as it was hard to find so I...More

Thank ilminstertraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Seahorse, which had been highly recommended to us,for my special birthday. I booked the table 2 to 3 weeks in advance and confirmed ( twice) the day before. We got there half an hour early and had a drink in Joe’s bar...More

1  Thank Gina F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Restaurant for lunch, as we had never been before, although my Mum had. From the minute we arrived the service was excellent. We were seated in the window which was nice, and opted for the Locals lunch, which at £20 for 3...More

Thank Timbo5447
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been here loads of times and always a brilliant occasion. Great food, professional service and superb wine. Never fails to impress, Mitch Tonks has created an iconic restaurant that continues to delight

Thank John S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great lunch here with eight people. The food was excellent, mussels for starters were just the right amount, followed by various fish off the menus, desert was of limited choice, but very good. Service was very good by professional staff. Looking forward...More

Thank Coopper29
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7 June 2018|
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Response from PeterCalc | Reviewed this property |
They have great meat and vegetarian dishes.
allan k
22 October 2017|
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Response from Pinkertonx | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought this is a beer restaurant: the cuisine demands a good wine!
Ralph M
18 July 2017|
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Response from Alex_W81 | Reviewed this property |
A mother and daughter at the table next to us brought a dog (a Brittany, possibly) with them, today, for a Friday lunch. Not only were this couple and their charming dog made welcome, but the front-of-house team also checked... 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
Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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