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The Crabshell Inn

The Crabshell Inn Embankment Road | The Quay, Kingsbridge TQ7 1JZ, England
+44 1548 852345
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“pizza” (232 reviews)
“mussels” (44 reviews)
“seafood” (28 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, Pizza, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Crabshell Inn Embankment Road | The Quay, Kingsbridge TQ7 1JZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely delicious, with a lovely open fire. Such a great place, which allows dogs. It's so difficult to find a restaurant that also offers gluten free, and the pizza is the best i've ever had. So good.

Thank susienix
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited after telling friends what a great place this was. Travelled about an hour to get there. We were shown to our table by a Lady who looked like she'd just chewed a wasp! No rapport. No welcome. No smile! The waitress to be honest...More

1  Thank gramps2013
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came with a friend to try this bar that I had never been to. It is clean, tidy and has lovely views of the water. The beer is expensive but what got me was the poor level of service; served by a young man...More

1  Thank 413gailg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely location, building. It wasn't a good day for staff as new technology so had to go several places to get different item or pay for them in different places. The pizza menu was to die for, it read delicious. I opted for...More

1  Thank Callis N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The takeaway pizza is a little pricey imo but it's the best we've had in the area, reminiscent of Italian holidays

Thank wogan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Late booking for a meal and somewhere we wanted to try for a while - lovely spot and nicely done , food was very good and service was very attentive and prompt. highly recommend.

Thank NorthwichSteve
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Unfortunately the British weather descended when we were exploring Kingsbridge, so we headed here for somewhere dry, hopefully with some good food and drink. Considering we hadn't booked and there were 17 of us, the staff were really accommodating and friendly. The food choice was...More

Thank Vicky J
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We were staying next door in The Boathouse. Managed to get a last minute table on Fri eve and were so impressed with the friendly and welcoming staff. The local beer and cider was delicious, and the food fantastic. A drink order wasn't quite right,...More

Thank Lucy S
Reviewed 1 February 2018

Went to the Crabshell for a late lunch on Friday. Lovely sunny afternoon, but decided to eat inside as only January. Staff were great about the fact we had to wait for our third diner. Ordered pizza, modules et frites, and butternut squash risotto. All...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 30 January 2018

I am Italian and for me it is the best pizza I have ever had in England right now! And also the service is very good!!

Thank DanielaMorg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Crabshell Inn Embankment Road | The Quay, Kingsbridge TQ7 1JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Kingsbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 852345
  • E-mail
The CRABSHELL INN is gloriously situated on the quayside in Kingsbridge and with its south westerly aspect basks in the sun all day. The Crabshell is gaining a fine reputation as an eatery of distinction with an increasingly acclaimed menu. The Inn is “child friendly” and children of all ages are very welcome…
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