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Harbour Lights Restaurant

Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3LH, England
+44 1326 316934
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (135 reviews)
“mushy peas” (88 reviews)
“salad” (63 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3LH, England
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1 - 10 of 1,410 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

This was the best fish and chips I've ever had. The batter was so light and fluffy and I had a half and half portion of chips and salad. Really, really delicious. However, the chocolate fudge cake for pudding was dry and claggy, so I...More

Thank LilyRosePig
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great fish and chips, restaurant or take away, great service, fantastic view looking out over the harbour-hence harbour lights-with a merry atmosphere.

Thank lilyrosephillips0
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner, eating in. The waiters are all "hey guys" and "how are you's" (ie v american/pally pally), a hello/ welcome is sufficient, I don't like the trend for over familiarity to dupe me into tipping more (it won't work). I had plaice and chips, husband...More

Thank lovetoad
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is the best. Fantastic views, great fish & chips, friendly service and brilliant value. What more could you want?!

Thank DevonAngel45
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visted Falmouth for the day and decided on fish and chips from Harbour lights omg what a taste sensation, this was the best fish and chips we have ever tasted the fish melted in the mouth giving you a taste sensation out of this world....More

Thank Nigel S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Table for 4 and one small dog no problem, even water dish for holly the jack Russell, time is mid afternoon on Saturday a few others there but we were served straight away. Fish and chips was excellent all had this no complaints at all...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious fish and tasty, very good service. Had a little bit of a wait for a table but well worth it.

Thank Carole H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly, fast service, clean and the fish and chips lovely, will definitely visit again and recommend

Thank blackpea1
Reviewed 1 week ago

In all honesty, I don't understand how this place was awarded the best fish and chips award for 2017. When we visited on the 2nd we were expecting excellent fish and chips due to seeing they had won the award. We were extremely disappointed with...More

Thank Ellie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Cod, chips and curry sauce from an award winning fish and chip shop. Although they were given to me free in the form of an email birthday treat, it has in no way allowed an bias on my review submission. But THANK YOU, THANK...More

Thank Bruce R
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Questions & Answers
11 October 2015|
Response from Pete F | Property representative |
Apologies I have no idea how I missed this message. In our Falmouth shop we are limited by space for a gluten free specific fryer so yes the feedback you got from the shop was right. The batter is suitable but the cooking... More
29 June 2015|
Response from Pete F | Property representative |
Hi to you too, Yes to our furry friends but only at the front two tables (before you go through the arch). In the restaurant always have a veggie dish of the day plus we do tasty veggie burgers and sausages. Hope that... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$21
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3LH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 316934
  • E-mail
Family run. Family friendly. Best harbour views of all Falmouth restaurants. Holder of the NFFF (National Federation of Fish Friers) Quality Award. All our fish is from fully sustainable sources. MSC (Marine Stewardship Council) certified restaurant. Extensive variety of fish, with local Cornish fish options always available. 100 seat restaurant and also takeaway section. Fully licensed. Free beach bucket & spade with every kids meal. Free WI-FI. Warmest of welcomes guaranteed. Thank You Pete & Sue Fraser
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