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36 Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3JF, England
+44 1326 210759
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“mussels” (31 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
“chicken” (14 reviews)
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British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
36 Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3JF, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had a really lovely meal here good for veggies and vegans and an imaginative menu overall. Seafood platter was excellent.

Thank ellinikiliga
Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed the scallop and hogs pudding starter and the chicken main course and homemade chips as a side dish £29.00, probably was a tad expensive, but the restaurant is in a prime location. Food was tasty and freshly cooked and well presented. They offer a...More

Thank GuliverSantinni
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were looking for another restaurant and found out it was closed. Popped in here and was made most welcome. Served very well with a very friendly staff tea. Food was quickly and well served. Portions were very big and tasty. The restaurant was good...More

Thank Beech79
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a great lobster and plaice last week, scallops were good but the accompanying hogs pudding was too small and under cooked for me

Thank Hotel A
Reviewed 11 June 2017

It is a haven for fresh food, cooked well & attractively presented. The staff are always charming. We have visited Falmouth twice a year for the last three years & have always enjoyed the same high consistency of standards at the Samphire. They deserve their...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 10 June 2017

The menu was imaginative but not gimmicky.The food was excellent.Fresh well cooked and presented it was tasty with generous portions. Service was pleasant and attentive with nothing too much trouble. It was quite early when we arrived but by the time we left it was...More

Thank Libby W
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Not the place to go for vegan food. Tagine was very bland and not clearly advertised on menu as actually came with dairy yoghurt.

Thank Beth R
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My husband and I booked a table for my birthday and we had such a great evening. The restaurant was pretty full when we arrived and were greeted by a lovely young waitress who later admitted it was only her second shift - what she...More

Thank DesertBrit33
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Three of us visited this modest (from the outside) establishment, after a day of sailing. We were hungry, tired and eager to have a good culinary experience. I have eaten in many similar bare wood floored restaurants, where quiche is king, dogs are welcome and...More

1  Thank jamesfletcher-lakin
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Had best cream tea I have ever had. I come from Devon so to say this is not being true to my home but it was really lovely and very well presented. My friend had onion soup which he enjoyed too, my little dog Molly...More

Thank Sandyannk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3JF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 210759
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Simple French Bistro food using local ingredients cooked with class and care
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