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The Old Lifeboat House

The Cove, Coverack TR12 6SX, England
+44 1326 281212
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Cove, Coverack TR12 6SX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our fish and chips, we sat by the harbour to eat them. We waited quite a while for them but everything is cooked to order so that's fair enough. However we did find it over priced.

Thank jlw12920
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst on holiday we visited Coverack and were hopeful for some lovely fish and chips. Sorry to say I was very disappointed. £7.50 for fish and chips, which were some of the worst chips I've had in a long time. They were as dry as...More

1  Thank Evem2806
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we visited the old life boat for a evening meal and thought it was a really stunning setting for a restaurant, but we weren't expecting too much from the food. But what we had was absolutely Delicious, I had the vegetarian nachos which had soured...More

1  Thank blindrunner
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a family dinner at the Lifeboat House, the food was lovely especially the home-made curries with options for the children and well cooked calamari.

1  Thank Rob M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Following mixed reviews we were apprehensive about having our last meal in Coverack at The Old Lifeboat House, but our fears were unfounded, what a great meal we had there. The food was superb, great flavours and generous portions not to mention the view -...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been using this spot for years now and always look forward to it. However, I hate to say that on this occasion we were left very disappointed. The quality of the takeaway food was very poor. Chips tasteless and overcooked. The fish was...More

2  Thank PaulBrown615
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in Coverack recently, we had Fish and Chips from the take away twice. Beware the portions are huge and the fish is very fresh. It was very busy yet the staff were still so friendly. Can't fault it. We sat eating our Fish supper...More

1  Thank AnneC2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is really friendly and the food is awesome. Definitely the best fish and chips I had in Cornwall.

1  Thank Flashirsch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant and bar situated right on the harbour. Good menu reasonably priced. Delicious soups and chowder. Cosy and welcoming, perfect for a lunch bite on a wet day!!

Thank JayneWoroch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent two weeks on holiday in Coverack as we have done for over 10 years. The fish and chips used to be rated at the best in the West a few years ago and I submitted a review then to confirm this. This year we...More

4  Thank PaulMcCafferty_13
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18 July 2016|
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Response from thestoad | Reviewed this property |
Hopefully owners will answer. We were there off season (June) and seemed open throughout the week at all reasonable hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$32
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Cove, Coverack TR12 6SX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Coverack
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 281212
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