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39 Fore Street | in The Pedestrianised High Street, Brixham TQ5 8AA, England
+44 1803 411677
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Contemporary, Wine Bar, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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39 Fore Street | in The Pedestrianised High Street, Brixham TQ5 8AA, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed 3 courses. Great food. Great service. This is a bit of fine dining in Brixham, but in a super relaxed shabby chic environment. Small menu of stuff done properly well. My wife had hake for main and I had venison. Both cooked to perfection....More

1  Thank Devonaire41
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We both ate of there midweek set menu which wasn't just beautifully cooked and seasoned presented lovely. Great value and great staff. Can't wait to go back

Thank BrixhamDennis008
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't believe this place has been on my door step for years and never visited. The menu is limited to about 5 dishes per course to choose from but I think this is for the better. Loved the red mullet starter. Great hosts and very...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a simply lovely meal at this restaurant, a starter of monkfish tails with chorizo & smoked paprika aioli was delicious, followed by braised beef with a red wine jus was equally tasty. Wine list was excellent & the proprietor was very knowledgeable about the...More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and a very knowledgeable hostess. The menu was very interesting and the food was presented very well. Certainly impresssed ou4 Californian guests.

1  Thank Sambre01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a weekend visit to the Dartmouth Food Festival we had dinner at the Lytehouse with friends who had been before and it was an excellent choice. The husband and wife team clearly know what they are doing offering friendly service in an informal style...More

2  Thank Martin T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice cosy atmosphere and warm welcome. We shared a starter of beetroot, goat cheese and caramelised walnuts which whilst tasty, lacked texture. Perhaps beetroot should have been roasted rather than baked? We both had venison haunch for main, beautifully melt in the mouth tender but...More

1  Thank kategc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Lytehouse during our short stay in Brixham and we were delighted with our choice for our meal out. Friendly ambience; food was freshly prepared and delicious. Prices very reasonable compared to what we would have expected to pay at home in the Cotswolds....More

1  Thank Chelters8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited during a weekend break in South Devon. Staying locally in Torquay, we decided to visit Brixham for the evening. We rang ahead being 20 minutes away and were greeted by a very friendly lady on the phone who said she would have our...More

1  Thank NHancock2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Lytehouse a few weeks ago to celebrate our son's 30th birthday and enjoyed a delicious three course meal in comfortable and pleasant surroundings. Every dish was excellent and the service was second to none. All in all it was just the treat...More

Thank David H
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Questions & Answers
8 October 2018|
Response from Katherine B | Property representative |
Hi Footprints, As our food is freshly prepared from scratch, we can adapt most of our menu to gluten free or coeliac diets. Please give us a call or check our website for further details & information
Grace H
25 July 2018|
Response from Katherine B | Property representative |
Hi Grace, Regrettably we are not dog friendly although in the peak summer months we have outside seating.
18 January 2018|
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Response from KJBMTB | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do. My children gave me one last year. The owners are really flexible so my advice is to call them and discuss your requirements.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$39
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Fore Street | in The Pedestrianised High Street, Brixham TQ5 8AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 411677
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