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The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway

21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
+44 1752 228556
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Overview
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (92 reviews)
“lobster” (39 reviews)
“unlimited chips” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
All Details
Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway
1. Vegan fish and chips!Yes Vegan
New!Vegan Calamari & fish and chips.Full Gluten free menu
2. The Harbour Lobster/crayfish
Try our fresh lobster/crayfish daily.Pick from lobster tank!
3. Seafood Taco
Classic Mexican staple with a marine twist. Breaded scallops and prawn
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21 - 30 of 709 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have now been to this restaurant twice to sit down and twice take away , the food is excellent and such a lovely staff , we were in the same trade for 25 years and we must say it’s the best fish and chips...More

Thank derandjan
Reviewed 1 week ago

My grandson, coeliac, thoroughly enjoyed his fish and chips. gret to have a takeaway that only deals with GLUTEN FREE food. Will be coming again. Batter so light.

Thank lasramblas4hp
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are regular visitors to the restaurant but thought we would have a takeaway as the weather was great and worth the risk of seagull attack on the Hoe. Really good fish and chips and great care was taken with my wife's gluten free choice....More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a very large party who had preordered, but of course people changed/didn’t make it/got added in last minute, and the staff couldn’t have been more accommodating. Everyone’s food arrived, and with a group of 20+ it did amazingly arrive almost all at the...More

Thank Hannah M
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Hannah M, Great to hear that we looked after your large party very well! I don't quite know how the kitchen team do it to be honest, but they're pretty amazing. Glad that you enjoyed the Vegan fish and chips; our vegan menu has...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked to take a close friend and we were not disappointed. We all had fish dishes - simply cooked, fresh fish and on our second visit I selected crab. It was wonderful. The staff are lovely - friendly, accommodating of our request for a...More

Thank Karen1401
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Karen1401, Thanks for the review, we really appreciate it! I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed both your visits. The crab is one of my favourites too; I didn't actually like crab until I tried the South Devon crab that we sell! Equally glad...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked online in 3 days in advance to ensure got a table. However when we arrived - no booking, as they said that system was playing up. They were able t find us a table but when we asked if we could sit in the...More

Thank Ken P
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ken P, I'm sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit to us. Unfortunately we have had some issues with our online booking system recently; it is something we are working to sort out. Tables are allocated randomly when booking online and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I cannot rate this restaurant highly enough. We travelled down from Hampshire and went here prior to a family event and chose here based on previous reviews. If you are unsure where to go on the Barbican, then this is the place to go! My...More

Thank marcrmay
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi marcrmay, Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it! I do remember your table, though I didn't realise you'd travelled all that far, wow! I'm a big fan of the Steak & Lobster combo too... A real bit of decadence. I'll pass...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent service and food. Staff were so accommodating. A wonderful location set right in Plymouth’s famous Barbican.

Thank redsquirrel702
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi redsquirrel702, Thanks for the great review; short but sweet! I'm really glad that you enjoyed your birthday meal, it was a pleasure serving you. Hopefully you'll be back to see us again soon. Kind regards, Steve

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Fish & Chips and Service - we were looking for a good fish & chips place in Plymouth and we found it...fish was prepare perfectly; moist and flaky in the inside and thin and crispy on the outside. Great choices of fish types (Haddock,...More

Thank Jose A
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jose A, Thank you for the five star review, we really appreciate it! Really glad to hear that you enjoyed your food, and you're right that there's a fair bit of customisation in our menu. Also glad that the service was up to our...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The kids said it was the best fish they had ever had! And I think they were right! Really great quality, unlimited chips and something for everyone. Why not five stars? Well, the only negative was the speed of service. The other thing I found...More

Thank Johnandrewriley
Harbourmanager, Manager at The Harbour Seafood Restaurant and Takeaway, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Johnandrewreily, Thank you for the great review, we really appreciate it. I'm so glad that you and the kids enjoyed your food, though I do apologise if you found the service to be a little slow. We are experiencing some difficulties with the unusual...More

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managerharbour
24 March 2017|
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Response from Ivan B | Reviewed this property |
thank you I didn't question anything it was a fantastic place I think trip advisor attached the question to the wrong person.
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Jannerbloke
9 March 2017|
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Response from Steven N | Reviewed this property |
Apparently you can have the hake (and any other fish) without skin if you ask the waiting staff... The chefs are more than happy to accommodate.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$92
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 228556
  • E-mail
Description
At the Harbour we cater for all customers. Whether you are with the children or in a large group. We specialise in fresh seafood landed meters away from the restaurant. We also have prime fillet and ribeye steaks to go with your seafood. Lobster and crab is on the menu everyday if you fancy a treat. We also offer lunchtime specials than run everyday of the year where you can enjoy line caught cod, chips (bottomless) homemade mushy peas, and homemade tartar sauce all for £9. We also have a takeaway which means you can enjoy our delicious menu at home or in the sunshine. Dogs are welcome in the restaurant until 7 pm. Sea you soon!
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