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The Mote

9 Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RB, England
+44 1208 880226
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (92 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“meringue” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Nice room upstairs in the pub, overlooking the harbour. Delicious food with good, friendly service. Primarily a sea food restaurant but you can also get a cream tea, which I really enjoyed. My husband had fresh crab which was caught that morning, can't get much...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The mote is a lovely old building , but we found the menu here and all eateries in port Issac somewhat limited , especially when it comes to feeding children , no chicken anywhere except for a day time cafe , having said that the...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Dog friendly restaurant with a good menu featuring several specials on the day. I personally enjoyed the crab dish I tried

Thank Stuart M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited after a long walk for a very welcome drink and a slice of cake. The cake was delicious. The staff were really friendly and welcoming, even though they were busy with a large group. Would highly recommend.

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The crab salad was sublime and the flourless chocolate cake divine. Excellent service - what a find on our first night here. Will be back.

Thank NickandNell
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very good food and atmosphere. Very old building. Lovely fish burger for lunch. Right in Port Isaac.

Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch with the little boy. Food was great, service excellent and the place had a lovely atmosphere. Will definitely be visiting again.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

They managed to squeeze us in on the day. An understandably popular restaurant, the food and staff were excellent. Lovely setting right down by the harbour! Thanks.

Thank AndyD56Blue
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at this restaurant three nights running while we were staying in Port Issac. All the meals were absolutely fantastic. Every dish was so well presented. Lovely setting and lovely staff. Havent tasted food so good. The fish was so fresh. Would definitely return...More

Thank karen300658
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading earlier reviews for The Mote we felt we should give it a try whilst in the area. Staff were friendly and accommodating and efficient. On arrival were were told that at least a couple of things on the menu were unavailable so we...More

Thank Alfierules
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10 August 2017|
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Response from RamboRoger | Reviewed this property |
It is recommended
Andrew S
7 February 2017|
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Response from bethanmarie | Reviewed this property |
Hello. Yes. We serve children's food in the evening! The choice at the moment for kiddies is: Fish and chips Sausage and chips Mussels and chips Macaroni cheese Ham/cheese/peanut butter & jam s/w We also have colouring... More
Nigel C
5 June 2016|
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Response from roundbalehaynet | Reviewed this property |
pretty much standard pub hours
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Port Isaac
  • Phone Number: +44 1208 880226
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Fresh, local, simple. Good Food.
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