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Flying Fish Restaurant

Gyllyngvase Hill | St. Michael's Hotel, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
+44 1326 312707
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“cheese board” (4 reviews)
“cheeseboard” (3 reviews)
“scones” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Gyllyngvase Hill | St. Michael's Hotel, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While staying at St Michaels hotel we had dinner here one evening.All the staff were very friendly and helpful.The menu was varied so something to suit everyone,with 3 vegetarian options as starter or main which i thought very good.We were checked on throughout our meal...More

1  Thank Cornish-Mandi
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The food here is amazing from starters to sweets, fantastic chefs on site. Service was efficient despite being busy. Great vibe in the restaurant, big BBQ area and an incredible location right on the beach. Book early.

Thank christopherharris10
Reviewed 8 November 2017

A took three work colleagues here and wasn’t disappointed. The place had a great selection of meat and fish. The food was quick and very well presented. We were pleasantly surprised with the price too. Staff were nice and friendly too. If your looking for...More

Thank Gaz1long1
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We had a family evening and after research of restaurants near Falmouth decided that the positive reviews of the flying fish would be our restaurant of choice. Although advised that one the party was gluten free, when the menu was presented the gluten free choice...More

Thank LIS S
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Had an enjoyable meal but bit dissapointed with menue, we went there a couple of years ago and it was far better. That said the meal was still nice

Thank Tony W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Fairly chaotic surface. It took FOUR attempts to get my wobbly table fixed and service generally was slow.Whilst the meat on my belly of pork was well cooked the "crackling" consisted of a piece of hard leathery skin. When mentioned to the manager her only...More

Thank AnnualOxford
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Booked for an evening meal The veg options were good and you could mix for a small version as a starter, and large version for main meal I went for the Steak and this was cooked to my liking, however you only have choice of...More

Thank Weary-Traveller007
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The whole thing seemed chaotic with trainees giving the wrong cocktail. Not being shown to our table when ready, staff chatting & not attending tables for orders, no mention as to the specials available. Very lacking in general service & atmosphere. The restaurant used to...More

Thank cpizzey
Reviewed 16 July 2017

4 of us came for dinner at the restaurant. Food cooked to perfection and the dessert sharing platter was incredible! Something for everyone. Would recommend booking up and getting a table by the window. Overall a really pleasant experience!

Thank harrietdubey
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Great restaurant located at St Michael's Fab seafood restaurant that shouldn't be missed Staff were ultra friendly as well

Thank Paul T
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11 December 2015|
Response from SMH_Management | Property representative |
So sorry that you felt our portion of home-cut, chunky chips was small. If you dine with us again, please don't hesitate to mention that you would prefer an alternative side-dish to our staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$65 - US$65
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gyllyngvase Hill | St. Michael's Hotel, Falmouth TR11 4DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 312707
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