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The Breakwater Bistro

Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
+44 1803 856738
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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10:00 - 16:00 Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very good and highly recommended staff very friendly and welcoming starters was excellent especially the crab cocktail very well presented plenty off crab whitebait in basket was plenty and fulfilling had the seafood platter as main and plenty of crab prawns and smoked salmon on...More

Thank M1520HBmarkh
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Called in with our grandson after an afternoon on the beach. 2 regular lattes a baby chino £7.50!!!!!! One of the worst coffees we’ve had in Brixham. Just like a cup of cheap instant coffee, no heart no texture just boil the milk to death...More

Thank Flatearthers
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and an amazing location just the place to eat with all the family. Not expensive but great value. If you are lucky you can watch the seals swim by on their way to the harbour

Thank Alank939
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having visited here before for drinks I decided to try the menu. I had seabass with dauphinoise potatoes and veg. Food was very nice, and the service was excellent. I would visit here again

Thank 122neild
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best cream tea we've ever Had! 2 gorgeous warm scones with clotted cream jam & fresh strawberries served with a good pot of tea. Very friendly staff who served us quickly and efficiently even swapping a tea for coke with my daughter's cream tea!

1  Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good here. All types of food, be it breakfast, lunch, cake or dinner. Easy to park outside, step free access. Tables inside up and downstairs and also on the balcony. Best hot chocolate I’ve had for ages and a decent tea cake. Fresh fish...More

Thank Micemurders
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Breakwater recently,had breakfast at the bistro. Service was very good,booked a table before arriving,all exactly what we asked for. Food was very good,all the staff were very friendly and helpful,prices are reasonable. We have always found everywhere very clean,tables are cleared and turned around...More

Thank neilpalser
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Part of my service( as a commercial Estate Agent ) is giving first time buyers a trip around Torbay. We parked near the lifeboat for a coffee break Service at the Breakwater Bistro was extremely quick,and of course the view !!,need I say more

Thank Orbslos
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at lunchtime and asked for a table for 3 on the ground floor as I had my baby boy with me. Immediately dismissed as having no tables which we found rude, however the very good owner followed us and said he would put...More

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Only live down the road but a short trip and sat in the warm overlooking the sea and the breakwater what a stunning breakfast. Pick a window table and book ahead don’t miss the view.

Thank AndyC1959
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Questions & Answers
23 April 2017|
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Response from TheBreakwater | Property representative |
Yes a council pay and display car park right on our door step, or the marina multi-storey car park a short walk away.
18 April 2017|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
We always advise 01803 856738 Thank you
12 September 2016|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
Hello Yes sirloin and rump steaks still on our menu which is on our web site Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 856738
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Beachside coffee shop & bistro, located on breakwater beach, Brixham Serving breakfast, lunch and evening meals everyday.
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