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Pintxo Fowey

The Esplanade, Fowey, England
+44 1726 337450
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“tapas” (66 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (13 reviews)
“meatballs” (9 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
The Esplanade, Fowey, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place. Excellent tapas with all the flavors and textures you could want. Nice balanced Spivey sauces. Indoor and outdoor seating (with heat lamps). A good simple wine selection and some lovely sherry’s. The staff were attentive but not overbearing.

Thank Russell860
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First thing we said when we sat down was let’s not over order. We did - one too many croquetas so no room for the interesting tart with sherry! Everything was excellent. A small but interesting wine and sherry selection. The special beetroot, blue cheese,...More

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small and lively tapas bar. Delicious and inventive food, and a small but good wine list. Don’t miss the sherry with dessert!

Thank ianhwright
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a very sunny day and we struggled to find a table outside. In actual fact this was a blessing because we had a very good table with a view inside. Five of us shared two starters, we had a variety of main meals,...More

Thank WanderingsAscent
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A hidden gem in Fowey. Glorious sitting outside in the sun. Fab food, great service - what’s not to like!

Thank Adventurer389723
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for our evening meal on Tues and loved it so much we went back on Thursday whilst on holiday in Fowey. What a lovely place. The tapas dishes are beautiful, the first time we ordered 5 dishes between us expecting a couple of...More

Thank Al_and_Gill_Booth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were really looking forward to eating at Pintxo during our week in Fowey. When we arrived it was busy but luckily a table was available. We ordered about 5 dishes one being the most expensive on the menu - the spider crab croquettes. Most...More

Thank Stacey P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed the ambience - friendly service with plenty of choice of tapas. Interesting wine list with plenty of helpful descriptions - and a bonus was the sherry list. The spider crab was delicious and the hummus delicious. Only disappointment was there was no coffee machine...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very expensive fake tapas that is bought in frozen from Spain and microwaved or deep fried just behind the bar. It does taste nice but it's an illusion, the waitresses are very nice but controlled by a Cruellqa de vile type that only seems to...More

2  Thank Scott B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As regulars to Fowey we have passed this restaurant many times and always promised to go in. I wish we had sooner, it was really excellent. There is a lovely atmosphere, the wine is good, the service friendly punctual and professional. The small plates are...More

Thank finedinewine
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Ysobel H
30 July 2017|
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Yes, dogs are allowed they have outside and internal tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Fowey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 337450
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We created Pintxo to share our love for Spanish culture, sherry, wines & delicious tapas. Located on the Esplanade in Fowey, enjoy our sunny outdoor tables just a stone's throw from the harbour.
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