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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, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fantastic three course lunch from the locals menu for only £20. Superb quality of food, and the service was faultless. We were made to feel very welcome as soon as we stepped through the door, and even managed to bag a table by the window...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fab lunch at this lovely restaurant. We have visited this restaurant a number of times -it's very popular and booking is recommended. The menu changes daily, in addition to the main menu there is a reasonably priced 'locals' set menu. We choose from the a...More

Thank scarlet_gl0betr0tter
Reviewed 5 days ago

Chef Mitch Tonks does it all right (including his books). The Italian bent to the menu in the window, at first sight, seemed an anomaly on the South Devon Coast, but being introduced to his touch at one of his Rockfish cafes, we knew Seahorse...More

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited this restaurant on Saturday evening and what a fantastic all round experience after my last restaurant review. We were greeted by the very friendly Maitre D who showed us to our table. The waitress then came over and gave us menus etc. Our...More

1  Thank Stephanie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely setting that had clearly been established for a long time. Fabulous prawns a la plancha followed by spaghetti vongole. It was very relaxed and would recommend it.

1  Thank MrsMac200
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took up the £20 locals lunch offer with Janet and it’s was a delight. Food was excellent and service very good even though the restaurant was very busy. Gluten free was no problem as they widened my choice of starter and did me special gluten...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A Saturday evening, 7.15pm booking for two, with the booking proviso from their end that 'table must be vacated by 9pm'. So we arrived early, 7.05pm, just to help with the timings, and were shown straight to our table. But it was still 7.25pm before...More

1  Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went for lunch, and had a wonderful meal. However, the service was not what I would expect for a restaurant of this calibre. I had to ask twice for the wine I had ordered with my main course, and there was no apology for...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the best restaurants in Dartmouth. Slightly expensive but good valur for money and it is nice to be spoilt once in a while!

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the last dinner of our classic car tour in the Cantina at The Seahorse. Mitch Tonks and his guest celebrity chef Jose Pizarro gave us an absolutely fantastic evening of delicious food and excellent wine with warm welcome and efficient service from Sarah...More

Thank Sarah A
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Matilda H
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!
18 July 2017|
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Response from Peroma1 | Reviewed this property |
We took ours and she was made very welcome at lunchtime.
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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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, View
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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