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Tides Reach Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Hugh Town | Atlantic Hotel, England
+44 1720 422323
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I have tried other St Austell pubs and restaurants before and they have been average to good for food, but the Atlantic was excellent and one of the best we ate in during our Scilly Isles holiday. We had a delicious cream of vegetable soup for starters and then we both had the pork steak in a... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Last year when we stayed in Hugh Town we enjoyed a meal in the bar here. This year we booked a table in the restaurant which had the benefit of harbour views. The food was really good again - my steak was cooked perfectly and my husband enjoyed his roast dinner. There is a lovely ambience, the staff are friendly... More 

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Marcross, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

we have eaten at this pub on numerous occasions for over twenty years, always satisfied. Last evening, we both ordered steak pie with chips and peas and the order was delivered very quickly. Unfortunately due to the low temperature of both the food (all of it) and the plate it was hardly edible. We tried several parts of the meal... More 

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Matlock, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We only can comment on the bar meals- one of the few places locally open on a Sunday evening. This was traditional but average pub grub at a very reasonable price, served very quickly in a very busy and noisy pub.

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Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
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310 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

The beer was excellent at this smart hotel with pleasant patios overlooking the harbour in St Marys. It was spot on every day we visited. We didn't try the food, although it looked like standard pub fare. If there is space, try the sund deck, as it has lovely views over the harbour and a perspex wall to keep out... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

the smoky chowder with bacon was tasty , but, would have preferred more fish and less bacon and veg. creamy texture was good

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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190 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 353 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a very busy popular Pub but you can make reservations for the restaurant part with lovely sea views over the bay. Early on a busy Sunday evening we both elected for the "Sunday Roast" and whilst the vegetables were freshly cooked, the potatoes and pork (the only choice left) were just warm and must have been cooked many... More 

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Somerton, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Been before and it seems better than ever. Good (pub) food, great staff, friendly service, not expensive. If you are in a hurry to eat (why would you be?), eat in the bar. Can get busy but a good atmosphere. Restaurant is quieter and more space.

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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197 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Had lunch in the bar here a few days ago. Fairly typical pub. Service prompt. Baguette with goats cheese, beetroot and salad turned out not to actually be a baguette but an elongated granary roll - which was really good (tasted freshly baked, still warm) but not quite what I was expecting. Scampi and chips reported to be good too.... More 

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

During our holiday on the Isles of Scilly we eat out at many places all over the islands. The meal that we had at the Atlantic was the most disappointing. A number of the specials were unavailable. My partner ordered a goats cheese and beetroot salad, it was around £11 and the portion was the size you would normally expect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hugh Town | Atlantic Hotel, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isles of Scilly  >  St Mary's
  • Phone Number: +44 1720 422323

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?