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The Wheel House

Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
+44 1326 318050
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“shellfish” (159 reviews)
“prawns” (235 reviews)
“crab” (182 reviews)
18:00 - 21:00All hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

You have to persevere in trying to book this one! Leave an answerphone message and they'll get back to you eventually! They also checked by text the day before to make sure we were serious diners, which we were. Really nice atmosphere inside - slightly...More

Thank dinxalink
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It is nearly a week since we were at the Wheel House and I have just about stopped raving about it to everyone I meet. Simple, querky, relaxed, friendly and completely different. Beautiful delicious shellfish (the best I have ever had) cooked to perfection and...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had family celebrations whilst in Falmouth for a weeks holiday and crowned it all with a visit to the Wheel House. The food was wonderful, the service great and the overall ambience terrific. We all want to go back and we are sure Tina...More

Thank johnp1945
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great restaurant. To start with the atmosphere is wonderful, friendly staff, not overly stuffy or pretentious just relaxed and comfortable. The staff in particular make this place work because they are attentive, quick, welcoming and professional. The food is "off the charts'...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Having read great reviews we were delighted not to be disappointed by the Wheel House. The chef balances flavours with wonderful mussels, scallops & crabs. The staff were friendly & knowledgeable about the produce. Overall this is one of the best meals we've experienced.......and we...More

Thank Dali32
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are so so many fantastic restaurants in Falmouth. This one however is right at the top of the list, with one or two others I love. It's situated down Upton slip, the alley with the ships bust at the bottom. It is the tiniest,...More

1  Thank Kazzbahh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's place as Falmouth no. 1 restaurant is well and truly justified. Excellent food, well served, piping hot with lovely friendly and very efficient staff. We had to book several weeks in advance it is so popular, there is an answerphone with a taped message...More

Thank HeathPhil
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fortunately we have friends that live locally so they booked the table well in advance. Friendly waitress service, great atmosphere, and the freshest, tastiest range of seafood dishes you could ever wish to hope for. We settled for a range of scallop, mussel and prawn...More

Thank leotrip2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have a wonderful seafood dinner with fresh prawns, mussels, scallops and huge brown crabs, with salads and fries and the side. The beer was great and the atmosphere cheerful and friendly. The location is scenic and charming. What a gem! Oh, yes it is...More

1  Thank Fanny L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got stuck in the traffic so we only had 45 min to finish our excellent seafood dinner. Can recommend the brown crab, scllops, mussels - some of the best for a long time. The salad was average. This must be one of the most...More

2  Thank PolarbearSingapore
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Tony B
14 May 2017|
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Response from Sarah D | Reviewed this property |
You will probably need to leave a message. They are very efficient at getting back to you. They are open Wednesday to Saturday after 6 pm. Good luck.
5 May 2017|
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Response from dean h | Reviewed this property |
Fresh cut bread and chips, everything else is shellfish but the restaraunt is fantastic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wheel House Upton Slip, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 318050
Locally, daily caught shellfish served in a relaxed and very friendly atmosphere.Customer service and enjoyment are our priorities open from 6.00Pm - 9.00Pm Wednesday-saturday
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