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Quay 33

33 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
+44 1752 229345
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish stew” (71 reviews)
“garlic prawns” (22 reviews)
“pork belly” (42 reviews)
Closes in 27 min
11:00 - 15:00 Hours
Mediterranean, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
33 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We wanted something to eat about 6ish and thought it wouldn’t be busy. We were wrong as there was a steady stream of people asking for tables. It’s best to book even on a weekday early evening. The menu is varied with an emphasis on...More

1  Thank kathympalmer
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Have been looking forward to visiting this restaurant for the past year and it most definitely didn't disappoint. Stunning seafood in a relaxed manner can understand why it is so busy everyday of the week. Cannot wait till next year to revisit when in Plymouth...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Food was very good all 4 of us had the Pork with vegetables .It was the waiter that was the problem. Blonde hair and not English (which is not a problem with us) however we found him to be very cold and unfriendly .

1  Thank Derek V
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We turned up on a Friday night without a reservation after walking out of Harbourside Fish & Chips having waited 30 mins to be served. The difference between the two restaurants was amazing. At Quay 33 we were greeted with a smile and after advising...More

Thank ElizabethDonn
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We were greeted and shown to our reserved table. Service was attentive, unobtrusive and warm. Our starters were tasty and just the right quantity. My husband had a main of fish pie which was jam packed with a variety of different types of fish. I...More

Thank Jenny C
Reviewed 6 August 2018

superb food!... but watch out your bill and make sure you check your itemize bill or you wont get a refund even though its there fault for the mistake of over charging your bills!! tsk must teach a lesson that man who cater us..he needs...More

Thank yellowest m
Diane M, Owner at Quay 33, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2018

According to my Manager and other waiting staff you were under the influence of alcohol when you came back into the restaurant in the middle of a busy evening shift demanding money back for which you state you were overcharged. He tried to explain to...More

Reviewed 5 August 2018

Went here to celebrate my 3rd year anniversary with my partner- for me the prices were a little above what i would usually pay- but we were celebrating, and the menu looked great! I was not disappointed!! I went for the Sea Bass, and it...More

Thank beccyhunter
Reviewed 3 August 2018

We eat dinner on a busy Saturday night. We had prebooked, and I urge you to do so if considering this place as it can be busy. It's worth it. The menu is varied and tempting, containing a lot of European-influenced dishes. Food arrived quickly,...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Visited for a meal early evening after a theatre visit. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The restaurant is clean and very well managed. The choice of meals and drinks is extensive. Both prawn starters were excellent - absolutely tasty. The mains of mushroom...More

Thank Peterwba
Reviewed 2 August 2018

We had lunch here and had 2 starters each instead of a main course. The prawn cocktail was nothing like any ‘ old fashioned’ prawn cocktail we ever had. The scallops were wrapped in so overpowering and tough bacon that their flavour was Completely hidden....More

1  Thank Anne D
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Questions & Answers
23 September 2018|
Response from Diane M | Property representative |
Hey Elaine, thanks for the enquiry, however we are a small restaurant with two floors and cannot accommodate such large numbers. Hope you get sorted - Diane
2 January 2018|
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Response from westlife07 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I’m a private user of Tripadvisor, you need to direct your question to them. Thanks.
Daniel R
14 September 2017|
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Response from Diane M | Property representative |
Hi Daniel, apologies for not replying sooner - yes we do have a specials menu.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Southside Street | Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 229345
  • E-mail
Quay 33 Cafe and Restaurant located on Plymouth Barbican with views over Sutton Harbour, just the place to kick back and relax with good local home-made fresh food cooked by Chef Dave Morgan (formerly Chambers and Morgans). Quay 33 is open seven days a week for lunch and dinner and offers an excellent choice of menus. Quay 33 is is run by Dave Morgan and his wife Diane who look forward to welcoming you.
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