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“Brilliant food”
Review of 2 Fore Street

2 Fore Street
Ranked #1 of 11 Restaurants in Mousehole
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Seafood
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Good for: Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed 20 January 2018

a crab souffle to die for.....wonderful service and the owner even allowed us to finish our wine under the bougainvillea and Romeo y Juliettas to boot.....best restaurant that I have found in Cornwall so far in terms of food, ambience and service, a good wine list too and Mousehole is a lovely town to visit, even for a local.

Good value for what is fundamentally a fish restaurant.

As an extra dessert, head back to Newlyn for a Jelbert's icecream.....

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

Perfectly situated overlooking the iconic harbor.
Ate there twice this visit and loved every minute.
Great selection of good food, knowledgeable staff.
A great experience..

Thank Richard M
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Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Staying in Mousehole over New Year, we were looking for places to eat, and decided to look at this restaurant as a possible eating place.
Initial impression was not very good, staff being rather off-hand, and service slow.
Not a very cosy atmosphere, and we decided to go elsewhere.

Thank Brian S
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We stayed in Mousehole for Christmas last year and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves, so we came again for this Christmas. One of many reasons to return was the wonderful meals we had at 2 Fore Street, twice on both occasions. Standout points are the meals and the staff. Greetings on arrival are warm and genuine from all. The excellent Flora served us last year and this and she’s a credit to the restaurant. But all staff have the right attitude and are helpful without being overbearing. An excellent choice of dishes from starters to puds makes decisions difficult, but whatever you choose will be presented immaculately. The chefs delivered some of the very best dishes we’ve had this year; and last. A small but classy wine list and no problem asking for tap water. That’s now two dinners and two lunches and if we didn’t live in Dorset, 2 Fore Street would be a regular destination. Very good value too.

Thank Guy H
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

We ate lunch here recently, and were underwhelmed. Just an average little establishment, basic décor (I am really tired of scrubbed floors to be frank) but pleasant attentive staff. Very quiet, as one would expect at this time of the year, and a really chilly room. The majority of the customers kept their coats on! Food was ok, perfectly pleasant but absolutely no wow factor. As for the view - the bus stops outside, and traffic is pretty constant. Yes, the harbour is just over the road, but unless you are sitting in the window (even chillier there) what you actually mostly see is cars. We love Mousehole, and have been visiting for years, but probably won't bother with this restaurant again.

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Thank FlossieS
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