We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Shack

9 Tidemill House | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
+44 1326 212800
Call
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (107 reviews)
“crab” (169 reviews)
“chowder” (40 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
9 Tidemill House | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (862)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 834 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popped in on a Friday night after a dreadful drive from London. The staff was really accommodating, friendly explaining the menu. We had what I know is a clické, but the best quality fish and chips you can get, and I'm not judging by...More

Thank Joui_1412
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on the last night of our holiday and had reserved a lobster the day before. It came in fairly expensive, but we had half each and it was gorgeous (if messy!) They do give you a bib and a large finger bowl,...More

Thank LilyRosePig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Situated in a very convenient position with ample parking nearby The Shack was fully booked with many people having to be turned away. Very Bistro in style, with some uncomfortable bench seating in places, but more than compensated for by the small but excellent menu....More

Thank Miguel065_11
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

I booked The Shack as we weren't able to get into some of the more popular restaurants on TripAdvisor. Our B&B also recommended this place for casual dining serving fresh seafood. We weren't disappointed and feel that the dish (Seabsss special) I had was far...More

Thank Suzi K
Reviewed 4 November 2017

disappointing the prawns i ordered were not up to standard they looked tired and old, the undersides of the prawns were starting to darken. pity you would expect fresh prawns when you visit a place by the sea.

Thank sandrachandra2000
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Great burgers, the veggie burger was really good. Good service. Reasonable prices. Child friendly. Would recommend.

Thank Elahew
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend shared the shack stack and it came loaded with goodies such as oysters, scallops, crab, squid, prawns and mussels. Service was quick and friendly and we left feeling very satisfied

Thank krissie81
Reviewed 2 November 2017

lovely atmosphere, service excellent and food! well just fantastic....cant wait to go back..which if i have my way will be next week

Thank Ally P
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

The "Shack Stack" was a great platter to share for two people. It was all delicious and a decent amount. We still squeezed in a lemon tart - wow, so zingy and the combination with clotted cream was memorable. Service was very friendly and professional,...More

Thank simmondsi
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I feel a fool, I wish I'd had the crab. I didn't because I was nervous about the logistics of eating something that has spent thousands of years evolving an anti-diner armour. Then I saw the very friendly waitress talking the next table through the...More

1  Thank Kath711
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Amanzi
673 reviews
.29 km away
Hunkydory Restaurant
661 reviews
.25 km away
The Ranch Steakhouse & Grill
487 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Maritime Museum Cornwall
1,644 reviews
.05 km away
Falmouth Lifeboat
118 reviews
.23 km away
Cornish Day Sailing
107 reviews
.29 km away
Falmouth Boat Hire
75 reviews
.22 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
111ness
29 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Steff092 |
Unfortunately not, but your welcome to eat outside with dogs as there's plenty of seating (I work in the sister restaurant).
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Tidemill House | Discovery Quay, Falmouth TR11 3XP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 212800
  • E-mail
Description
Welcome to The Shack - a rustic shellfish bar in bustling Events Square, Falmouth, where the food is always fresh! Relaxed dining in an unrivalled atmosphere - with the focus on sparklingly fresh, local seafood. The idea is simple: sociable food and a fun, hands-on approach to shellfish. We've got something for everyone, from shellfish of every variety to fish of the day, steak, vegetarian options and a children's menu. Open 7 days a week for lunch and dinner.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing