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JR's Pirate Cove

13A The Quay, Brixham TQ5 8AW, England
+44 1803 853131
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (217 reviews)
“pork medallions” (12 reviews)
“fish” (178 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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13A The Quay, Brixham TQ5 8AW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a superb evening meal. I had a tasty, juicy steak with vegetables and side salad, whilst my wife had a soft tender Sea Bass with all the trimmings. Recommend you visit instead of the many fish and chip shops. The staff couldn’t have...More

2  Thank Ginch87
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Being that I am in the trade within the Midlands at a far higher level, some advice might go down well. On initial view of the restaurant the signs don’t grab you and make you want to try it at all. The under 12 years...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed yesterday

Celebrated my birthday at this restaurant situated right on the harbour and had a table near the window to enjoy the views. Enjoyed my meal of Slipper lobster and Trio of Fish all really fresh and well cooked. Attentive service and even a birthday banner...More

2  Thank linda m
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited this restaurant following the change of hands from the former Lusty Wench. Whilst we had problems with the Lusty Wench we were interested to see if our issues had been resolved with the new owners. We both love fish and...More

3  Thank KJBMTB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wasn’t planning on eating here- but stumbled across it after our chosen restaurant for the night put up a card saying closed. I’m so pleased they did. My husband isn’t a big fish eater, whilst I am - so we wanted a place that catered...More

4  Thank Victoria S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for my birthday meal and was not disappointed,lovely location right on Brixham harbour. Everyone in our group really enjoyed our meal and the staff were excellent. It was mentioned when booking that this was for a birthday and when we arrived there was...More

3  Thank ianvillaman
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant last Friday after reading their reviews and I must admit I was bemused by a couple of reviews that had been posted. I never write reviews but on this occasion I felt I had to to at least give a balanced...More

6  Thank paullin2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great steak one of the best I've had recently, other mains were ok. We had to ask for veg as we didn't have the full choice. We weren't made aware of a specials board and only saw it on the way out. Hopefully issues will...More

2  Thank trevore415
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having had 3 wonderful meals at the Lusty Wench last year, we were looking forward to experiencing JR's Pirate Cove. We booked the window table which does give you a lovely view over the harbour & was nice & cool. However we were really disappointed....More

Thank Sara J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having enjoyed a visit to this restaurant in a different guise two years ago, I was hoping for a similar experience. Happily that was exactly the case - very friendly and helpful staff, delicious, reasonably priced food nicely presented, with generous portions.

2  Thank WorcesterSource7
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26 May 2018|
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Response from DenCoak138 | Reviewed this property |
I had not heard, but I see from answers above that it is so. A great place.
stuart h
11 April 2018|
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Response from PH060148 | Reviewed this property |
No children under 12. No childrens menu. There is a sign at the entrance
4 November 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13A The Quay, Brixham TQ5 8AW, England (Formerly The Lusty Wench)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 853131
  • E-mail
We are an unpretentious restaurant serving great food. We have local fresh fish and terrific steaks from locally reared stress-free animals. Choose a bottle of wine from our carefully selected range, all priced below normal restaurant prices. We make our own bread and desserts. All in all, we can give your tastebuds a great workout. We welcome adult diners, but regret that we are unable to offer facilities to children under 12 years old. We are now open for lunches 12-3 we will allow children over the age of 6 to come and join us, we have a selection of sandwiches and jacket potatoes to offer.
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