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Summary

“The very best fish and seafood, simply but expertly treated” continue to win very high esteem for Mitch Tonks’s acclaimed small dining room, right by the seafront. Service is “courteous and friendly too” (if at times “slow”).

£68
Exceptional
Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Splendid” fish and seafood, “cooked with skill and empathy”, generate huge enthusiasm for Mitch Tonk’s “small, closely packed dining room, opening directly onto the seafront”; it helps that its style is “lovely and friendly” too.

£65
Exceptional
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

Fans say “you’ll not find a more perfect place to eat fish” than Mitch Tonks’s “lovely and light” dining room, where “everything is done beautifully but without fuss” – not least “lovely fish, straight out of the sea”, cooked “with great flair”.

£63
Exceptional
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Dartmouth’s jewel” – Mitch Tonks’s understated dining room near the river “straddles the smart/casual line perfectly” and serves “outstanding fresh fish”, cooked in a “beautifully simple” (perhaps slightly unadventurous) fashion.

£65
Very Good
Good
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions, Entertainments,
Yes
Tue - Sat 9.30 pm

The Seahorse Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Seahorse Restaurant in TQ6, Dartmouth by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Seahorse restaurant.
Michael A
I've eaten here 3 times this year and my fo...
Reviewed 11 months, 25 days ago

"I've eaten here 3 times this year and my food ratings have gone from 5, to 4 and now to 2. A late November day isn't an ideal time to visit a Dartmouth restaurant but in fact it was quite busy. I suspect the regular chef wasn't there as the food was poor for such a highly rated reataurants. My January lunch which I rated at 5 was exceptional but this time I had Mussels that were so heavily saled as to be barely edible and Gurnad which was mediocre. The other dishes were only marginally better. I will go back because at its best the Seahorse is top class but I'll check whether the top chef is cooking."

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5 South Embankment, Dartmouth, TQ6 9BH
Opening hours

lunch noon - 2.30 pm. dinner 6 pm - 9.30 pm
Last orders: Tue - Sat 9.30 pm

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