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The Glassblowing House - CLOSED

20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
+44 1752 228556
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“pork” (68 reviews)
“pudding” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
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1 - 10 of 1,096 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here for our works Christmas party. Food was distinctly better than average. Would like to go again as it wasn't a bad experience, just maybe a busy night with 3 parties there.

Thank Becky F
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Great place to have browse around whether it's for a souvenir, gift or something just for the house.

Thank Jos W
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely location, the service is good. The food has been of a good standard the couple of times I've eaten here. This is a consistent restaurant, thank you

Thank Zara R
Reviewed 25 February 2017

New owners and new name so went here for a meal with friends to see what it was like and it was lush, The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was lovely will be visiting again and again :-). You need to book...More

Thank dm4water
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Came here for a special dinner with my partner and we should of chose somewhere else. It took 45 minutes too get asked for the drinks and 30 minutes for the mixed bread starter. The main course came very quickly but it then took another...More

1  Thank mutley297
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Their valentines menu is really posh and the price isn't too high either. If you really want a beautiful romantic meal, this is the place to go. The scenery is beautiful and the atmosphere is tremendous. Me however, I am a meatatarian and love big...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We had a cheeky take away and it was amazing 10/10 the ship now has competition the battered hake and chips was unreal. We also tried the chilli jam mayonnaise and mushy peas with haddock really nice. And finally the chips wow couldn't finish the...More

1  Thank Damian N
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Came in search of lunch Saturday. Entrance boarded up. Interior a shell but a hive of activity so something new is coming. Don't know whether it will be the same but very different or a completely new business.

Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Nice food and cocktails especially thw scallops. Could be better value for money but overall very good.

1  Thank nelluplm
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Thought i'd return hoping things would have improved, its in such a perfect location and set in a lovely building, we didn't book but there was plenty of room....worrying sign! It was a chilly evening.....it was also chilly inside! Order pork belly.......looked uncooked was swimming...More

1  Thank Donna N
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Sutton Harbour | The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 228556
  • E-mail
This 70 cover restaurant is first class dining with sensational views of Sutton Harbour. This fantastic setting is in the heart of Plymouth's buzzing Barbican. The Glassblowing House is a unique building keeping with the Glassblowing Theme it once was. There is a theatre-style kitchen and the menu changes daily to ensure the freshest food is served from the local area.
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