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The Fig Tree @ 36

36 Admiralty Street, Plymouth PL1 3RU, England
+44 1752 253247
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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British, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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36 Admiralty Street, Plymouth PL1 3RU, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent food, small and cosy place with friendly people that make you feel at ease. A bit more expensive than other places, but is worth each penny!! Definitely one of our top 5 in Plymouth.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Trehon
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a Restaurant! The food was amazing, the staff friendly and the atmosphere was good, our meal was faultless and it was great to see local craft Beers on offer,if only we had gone sooner!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Chefdraco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a delicious dinner @ FigTree. What a wonderful discovery, hidden away down near Royal William Yard. Interesting menu, friendly service and nice setting. Appetiser of local chorizo fab, hake & crab&risotto fishcake sumptuous, and fish stew very tasty. Only regret is I didn’t...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank brastedbarron
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here a few times now and took our family for a birthday celebration and we were not disappointed fabulous food cooked by a talented caring chef served by a friendly professional attentive team thanks for a wonderful evening James Marie Kay

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Marie K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sometimes one has to move 350 miles away and come back to find a gem that has been under one's nose. Ate there tonight, whilst not busy, the food and service was excellent, far better by miles than the 'plastic food chains' in the near...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KelvinKH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to try somewhere we have been wanting to try for ages for Sunday lunch. Definitely highly recommended. All the courses were delicious but the chocolate fudge cake special with white chocolate ice cream was amazing! The dry rose wine was also lovely. This coupled...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hannah3490
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a trip out for myself my partner, and my 95 yr old father. He enjoys good food and likes to try different experiences. This little gem of a restaurant didn't disappoint us and we will be returning here. There was a small, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to the fig tree on a Friday night to celebrate my birthday. It was a horrible rainy night but we were fortunate enough to park right outside, non permit after 5pm. The restaurant is cosy and the layout hasn’t changed since the old...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LynseyL3
Reviewed 5 November 2018

My wife booked us in a for a pre-show dinner at 17.30. We didn't know Plymouth, so her selection was based on Trip Advisor reviews. We arrived slightly early, before opening time, but on trying the door, it yielded and we were welcomed in by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank HerrKoenig
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had heard about this restaurant with good reviews and never tried it before so booked with 10 friends to give it a go. We were all pleasantly surprised it doesn’t look much hidden in a street surrounded by houses but what a hidden gem....More

Date of visit: November 2018
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15 May 2018|
Response from 182ryanm | Property representative |
We will look into that, thanks
1 October 2017|
Response from 182ryanm | Property representative |
We only have a small menu which we change at least once a week so will probably normally have one veggie main course option. However we can offer a couple of options to any customers who don't fancy the available dish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Admiralty Street, Plymouth PL1 3RU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 253247
  • E-mail
Michelin guide listed 2019. Food & drink Devon restaurant of the year 2018/2019.Taste of the west gold 2018. Trenchermans guide 2018. We are an every occasion local neighbourhood restaurant, priding ourselves on being an independent family run eatery, providing locally sourced food, professionally served in a relaxing, intimate and friendly environment. We offer a daily menu, a set menu and a set Sunday lunch menu. Also we have a daily specials board offering local seafood, fish and meat dishes. During the warmer months we have an intimate outside dining area, under our fig tree.
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