The Seafood Restaurant

“Padstow’s most famous restaurant, still packing them in” - AA Inspector



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Our Inspector's view

Padstow may be rather different these days from the little fishing village of Rick Stein’s youth, with great places to eat a dime a dozen, but this is still top of everyone’s list, so book well ahead for the busy season. There’s a sunny conservatory, a roof terrace and a friendly, informal air – seaside colours, comfortable seating and modern art. Once at your table you’ll be keen to get cracking – literally, if you go for one of the magnificent fruits de mer platters. Otherwise, begin with crispy smoked mackerel salad before moving on to a perfectly cooked tronçon of turbot with hollandaise sauce.

Awards, accolades and Welcome Schemes

3 Rosette Award for Culinary Excellence
AA Notable Wine List
The Seafood Restaurant
Riverside,PADSTOW,PL28 8BY
Phone : 01841 532700


  • Seats: 120
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome
Opening times
  • Closed: 25–26 December
Food and Drink
  • Wines under £30: 22
  • Wines over £30: 142
  • Wines by the glass: 43
  • Cuisine style: International, Seafood
  • Vegetarian menu

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