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The Harbour Inn

) #12 of 34 Restaurants in Southwold €€ - €€€ , Seafood, British
Black Shore, Southwold IP18 6TA, England
+44 1502 722381
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Black Shore, Southwold IP18 6TA, England
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1 - 10 of 522 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food quality and taste seems to be on the decline. I had scampi and chips with salad My wife had chicken wings / chips and hummus Both of us commented the meal was tasteless. All food looked good but have they gone for cheaper ingredients...More

Thank Simon O
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very tatty premises. We sat outside on the terrace with`a grey concrete block wall on one side and windows with peeling paint on the other. The flower pots contained dried up plants which needed a good water. Such a shame as with a lick of...More

Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beer selection as always excellent, We can recommend the Suffolk smokies as 10/10. My chick pea salad was also refreshing and also great.

Thank J F
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been going to this Cafe down on the Harbour for a few years now. It's normally where we go for our breakfast on the last day of our holiday. Love it! Half a breakfast is just enough to set you up for the...More

Thank Tracy C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked as a family from Southwold and enjoyed a lovely lunch outside. A good size menu, we tried scampi, chicken and fish and chips. The children's menu is good. Staff were friendly and very helpful. Only gripe is that the food was a little...More

Thank vix42
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Southwold for the day on the way home from a week in Norfolk. Just had to go to The Harbour Inn for fish and chips... Had what I always have... smoked haddock, chips & mushy peas (minted). Only difference was I swopped my...More

Thank TheDJCunningham
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying in Southwold for a few days with friends, we walked the mile or so the Harbour Inn for a drink that turned into a slightly early lunch. The bar staff were courteous and efficient - and you don't really need more than that. The...More

Thank Geoff1230
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at the Inn after midday having walked from the top of Southwold High St. The building sprawles along the riverside and can accommodate quite a number of people on its various levels & terraces. There was enough choice on the menu to satisfy...More

Thank Ge0rdiesc0use
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a really nice evening meal here. Quality of the seafood was great, and at a price that I would consider reasonable. We shared a prawn and crayfish cocktail to start; very fresh and tasty. Fish and chips and scampi as mains; again, very good....More

Thank Kelvin M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here on a very warm Saturday on our way home after spending the weekend in Southwold. To be honest we only visited because it seemed the only place that served hot food throughout the day and we wanted an early tea before setting...More

1  Thank honeybee0104
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Is this pub wheelchair friendly>
3 August 2016|
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Response from shazvella | Reviewed this property |
No, I would say not...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Black Shore, Southwold IP18 6TA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Southwold
  • Phone Number: +44 1502 722381
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