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The Wheel House

Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
+44 1326 318050
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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Travellers talk about
“shellfish” (152 reviews)
“prawns” (228 reviews)
“crab” (176 reviews)
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Seafood, British
$$ - $$$
Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are a seafood lover then the wheel house Falmouth is the place to go.The restaurant has a homely feel and the staff are really friendly. The food is absolutely delicious and the service fantastic. The restaurant is only small so you may have...More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Without a doubt the best seafood meal I have ever had and the service was second to none sooooo friendly. Thanks for everything and see you in July

1  Thank Chris B
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very very busy. Always always book as far ahead as possible. Bohemian bistro feel informal dining. The food is like a tapas style. The more people you go with the more dishes you can all share. From muscles prawns crab lobster and scallops. All in...More

1  Thank Sarah D
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great outstanding seafood, based on "daily catch" menu only.....fabulous food....I had the Thai style mussels. Make sure you make a booking!!!!

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A utterly brilliant experience, from the second i walked in. The staff were unbelievably friendly, warming and enthusiastic and the food was simply delicious. I had the prawns (shells off), in chilli, garlic & ginger. A complete daymaker! If you're in the area, whether local...More

1  Thank bjcritchley
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We recently visited the Wheel House after several recommendations..... Wow it was absolutely amazing.... The Staff were very welcoming and friendly😄they told us everything we needed to know about the menu! The food was totally awesome😍 some of the best seafood I've ever eaten! We...More

Thank Katherine P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional quality of fresh,local seafood, friendly and informative staff at very reasonable prices, the ambience of the restaurant is wonderful which adds to the experience

Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 1 week ago

WOW what a place. It's tiny, but full of atmosphere. You need to book weeks in advance, but if you are in Falmouth it's worth dropping in to see if they have spare table. Tis worked for us!

Thank riverside3662
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Iain and I popped in on the off chance to a very busy restaurant and we're made to feel welcome . And if you love shellfish like we do this is the place to go. all local, so the menu changes all the time. I...More

Thank Nichola B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very unique gem of a restuarant. It oozes an informal charm that not only embodies what a Cornish seafood eatery should be but it delivers it with a 'hug and a smile'. The atmosphere and service are truly first class but blended...More

Thank Paul M
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Tony B
How do we book a table for 2 for 6PM Saturday 27th May. ? When is best time to phone for a booking ?
15 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah D | Reviewed this property |
You will probably need to leave a message. They are very efficient at getting back to you. They are open Wednesday to Saturday after 6 pm. Good luck.
Michele P
Dinner Reservation for 3 on Tuesday 9th May 2017 !!!!! Travelling down from Cheltenham for one night !! Can we please book at table for 3 please for dinner any time from 6 - 8.30. tel.07515198686 Mrs Wise
8 May 2017|
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Hi, there is four of us wishing to come to your restaurant however one person doesn't eat seafood. Can you tell me what options would there be for him, if any?
5 May 2017|
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Response from dean h | Reviewed this property |
Fresh cut bread and chips, everything else is shellfish but the restaraunt is fantastic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 318050
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Locally, daily caught shellfish served in a relaxed and very friendly atmosphere.Customer service and enjoyment are our priorities open from 6.00Pm - 9.00Pm Wednesday-saturday