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20 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
+44 1726 832273
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burgers” (134 reviews)
“red mullet” (80 reviews)
“seafood” (142 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
20 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a fab relaxed evening with you guys. Super friendly service, loved the fact we could go a little off piste with our additions to the seafood sharer, was delicious and loved the addition of super tasty crab claws to start. Oh and got to...More

Thank speedytriple
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arrived somewhat tired following a busy day seeing Cornwall. Instantly revived by a glass of prosecco with elderflower the very efficient service and fantastic sea food. The red mullet was superb. Thank you Sam!

Thank dordaledy9
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you’ve looking for good food, friendly staff and a casual but still a night out meal this is a great place. It’s diner style and very friendly staff make this a great place to come for a less formal meal. The food is good,...More

Thank jamesmartin707
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you like the best seafood, burgers, pizza or veggie the Sams is well worth a visit. The Skate wing or basque are very good and the surroundings are great if you like rock music.

Thank D4569MOib
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in here on a Monday evening without a reservation at 6pm and within a few minutes the place was full and prospective diners had to be asked to come back later. The welcome and service was very friendly. The restaurant has a very pleasant...More

Thank Kelvin P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I LOVE Sam’s. I always have but today I was really put off. I ordered a Gluten Free Chicken Caesar salad with bacon and got a bit of chicken, some bacon and NO Caesar dressing as it wasn’t gluten free. However I wasn’t told this...More

1  Thank Hannah H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Last Saturday we chose to go to Sam's in Fowey for a family get together instead of Sam's on the Beach. We were very disappointed to say the least. We didn't mind the wait because it was expected. The bar upstairs was very pleasant, the...More

1  Thank Karen F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely lunch at Sams to celebrate my birthday! Freshly grilled sardines and they were delicious. Very nice presentation with a great coleslaw and crusty bread! Really great service, friendly staff Would definitely visit again in we were in Fowey.

Thank chrissie21Yorkshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Called in for some lunchtime snacks and a drink, and we were pleasantly surprised, great staff, good food and drinks, with a very varied menu plus special board....

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like Mussels, the dish they serve here is first class the presentation and quality was for what you pay really good.

Thank Philip H
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Questions & Answers
23 October 2017|
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Response from broganmc | Reviewed this property |
Not dog friendly, although like previous answer I would imagine guide dogs would be permitted. However, unless you are seated on the ground floor, there are many steep steps to the upper seated eating area, even more to the... More
6 October 2017|
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Response from Sam S | Property representative |
I’m afraid not but you will have no problem this time of year, maybe a short wait for a table but you will definitely get seated.
Amy D
8 September 2017|
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Response from broganmc | Reviewed this property |
Agree with previous post they are accommodating, however thought there was more than one vegetarian choice. Why don't you phone them as their menus change all the time due to sourcing fresh ingredients?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
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: 20 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 832273
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Sams, opened in 1987. Still standing the test of time.Something for everyone. Hope you enjoy.
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