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The Seahorse Restaurant

5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
+44 1803 835147
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (84 reviews)
“dover sole” (58 reviews)
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked some weeks previously for my wife and I to stay in Dartmouth in early January for a night and have dinner at The Seahorse. All confirmed. This week we had a phone call from them to say they were closed for the date...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank roger545
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Cosy and welcoming with attentive and friendly staff. The ‘locals’ menu (before 7pm) is amazing value for an early meal. Nice atmosphere with eclectic paintings. Look up and ask about the playing cards on the ceiling...

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MalcolmHassall
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to celebrate our Ruby wedding anniversary, and the whole experience could not have been better. The staff were so friendly, welcoming, and helpful. The food and wine were outstanding. We have eaten in many lovely restaurants, all over the world, but we can't...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Janet T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely fish cooked to perfection and served in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. As stated by someone else, its good to be able to see, hear and smell the wonderful aromas from the kitchen. Thank you,The Seahorse.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hpsauce373
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cold and windy outside, warm and welcoming in The Seahorse. Great service and seafood. But the grilled Tone for 2 was epic. Highly recommended

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lisagitelily
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is dining as one aspires to. Beautifully laid dining room with kitchen at the end to hear and smell the food as it’s being prepared. We chose the rissotto and squid for starter course followed by Monkfish to die for, then shared a dessert....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jennie k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Each time we’ve eaten at the Seahorse the food has been outstanding . They combine fresh simple ingredients to deliver fantastic food - roasted fish is always superb . A new starter with just anchovies and lardo on sourdough echoed the approach of combining a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andywestonwebb2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The local’s £20 three course lunch menu is a good value. My salted cod fitters were very tasty as was the main of hake with clams and broad beans. My husband’s mussel starter was also very tasty. The restaurant is comfortable and the service friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Caf92
Reviewed 4 November 2018

The place is small and lots of tables so it is lively but somehow it still feels intimate. I think the lighting helps. It has a great atmosphere. We had a lovely meal with our teenage children. The Dover Sole was great. The Lemon sole...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stranger903
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Having heard about how good the Seahorse is from a number of Dartmothians, I was lucky enough to visit last weekend and was very impressed. Upon arrival the staff quickly and cheerfully rectified a small issue with our booking, took our drinks orders and got...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Response from PeterCalc | Reviewed this property |
They have great meat and vegetarian dishes.
allan k
23 October 2017|
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Response from Pinkertonx | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought this is a beer restaurant: the cuisine demands a good wine!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 South Embankment, Dartmouth TQ6 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 835147
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