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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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“scallops” (104 reviews)
“seafood” (77 reviews)
“dover sole” (51 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 2 days ago via mobile

Came here for dinner yesterday with my husband after having browsed on line menus for other restaurants in Dartmouth. The menu is good and we ate well; veal kidneys, sand sole with a side of fennel, prawn taglioloni, Sicilian lemon tart and zabaglioni were all...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for dinner. The food was ok but not outstanding as would be expected at a restaurant of this apparent calibre. All very average. I see some fellow diners have left a similar review and must agree that I observed their uncooked ‘sharing fish’...More

Thank BigglesAlgyandGinger
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit to the Seahorse was one of complete disappointment. But we decided to give it another go, oh dear. We started of in Joes Bar, nice atmosphere and a good G&T. Our table was booked for 7.30 p.m. but we didn’t sit down...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have eaten at this restaurant approx. 10 times. Why? Because it always is good. Both quality and proce. We routinely visit the area on mini vacations and always fit a lunch in at the restaurant. In its almost 10 years it has never failed....More

Thank PeterCalc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's not pretentious,it's not fussy, it's just simply superb! What an excellent evening, all the staff were charming and attentive and food was delicious. My baked scallops were devine and my wife loved her monkfish whilst my dover sole was the best I've ever eaten...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited the Sea Horse possibly about 15 times and each time it has never failed to surprise us, The choice and quality of produce offered is excellent. The staff are always attentive and truly knowledgeable - best place to eat in Dartmouth by...More

Thank pauld2468
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For my 68th birthday my husband made reservations at the Seahorse. The atmosphere is cozy and inviting. The service was quite good, the food unmemorable and pricey. One thing I loved was a side dish of sauteed butter lettuce..I saw another customer had this and...More

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time here and was bit apprehensive that it might be a tad pretentious. But no. Staff welcoming and friendly, attentive without being intrusive. Our requested window seat not available but was often blocked by delivery vans so no great loss. Delicious amuse-bouches of freshly...More

Thank balloonmouse
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came in for breakfast today, served by a young lady called carol who couldn't have been more helpful, the breakfast was well cooked and delicious.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Behind an unassuming frontage on the riverfront in Dartmouth this is still a favourite of ours for special occasions. A year since our last visit and the quality of the food continues to be maintained. Our only quibble was the slowness of the service one...More

Thank Dr_David_Taylor2013
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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!
19 July 2017|
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Response from Peroma1 | Reviewed this property |
We took ours and she was made very welcome at lunchtime.
Susan C
14 March 2017|
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Response from Patridge | Reviewed this property |
Susan as an ex Brummie I apologise for being late - but yes excellent options - Meat and Vegetarian
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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
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, View, Business meetings
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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