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Sam's

20 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
+44 1726 832273
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Ranked #6 of 42 Restaurants in Fowey
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $53
Cuisines: Seafood, Bistro, Wine Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Sams, opened in 1987. Still standing the test of time.Something for everyone. Hope you enjoy.
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English first
Swindon, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

I recently travelled to Fowey as a trip down memory lane with my mother - as we used to visit often when I was a child. The first day we got there we were hungry after a long journey and stumbled upon Sam's. The decor was a little quirky but the music was very relaxed and set a good atmosphere... More

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Bideford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

Went here tonight and had the surf and turf it was lovely and grate service, Sam's was recommended to us from a friend we will be back

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glasgow
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Dined on a Sunday night...went at 6.30 to avoid the 7 o'clock biz as advised when we tried to book ( no booking). Got a great booth. Friendly service. Tiny bit impersonal? They wouldn't serve lemon sole off the bone, bit disappointing. Why not? My hubby nearly choked when he was a kid and goes for fish off the bone.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This restaurant comes highly recommended so my experience probably doesn't reflect the norm. The service we received from our waitress was poor. So poor in fact that we thought it was one of those themed restaurants where the service was intended to be rude. Other waiting staff seemed to be excellent - warm and friendly. But, as they say, you... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Didn't get to eat here unfortunately...definately will next time, but if you love a good cocktail then Shane upstairs in the bar makes amazing cocktails....he is a real star and extremely friendly and professional.....we basically worked our way through the cocktail list in the week we were in Fowey, and I defy you to drink a more perfect Martini! See... More

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Lindau, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Nice place eating seafood. Friendly staff and very good service. If you stay at "rush hour" you have to wait a while.

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Really busy Saturday night but staff really helpful, order taken whilst waiting in the bar. Four of us all had different dishes, all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. Will visit again, being very picky - could do with a little more space between the tables to give a little more room to move.

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Were it not for Pinky Murphy's quirky cafe up the road, this would be the only venue we ever go to in Fowey. Staff are always friendly, service is quick & food is always fresh & well-prepared. If there's a table wait time the cocktails upstairs are superb. Difficult to fault; the only issue you'll have is the hoardes of... More

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Bodmin, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Never have a bad thing to say, everytime we visit the food is excellent and the ambiance is brilliant. Definitely recommend

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Tunkhannock, Pennsylvania
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122 reviews 122 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

We ordered the Bouillabaisse for Two and were delighted with our choice. The great pot arrived on the table filled to the brim with wonderful seafood. Mussels, prawns, scallops, calamari, cod and red mullet in a delicious rich broth. Good toasted bread and rouille for soaking in the broth, too. There was more than enough for 2 hearty eaters. Sam's... More

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Additional Information about Sam's

Address: 20 Fore Street, Fowey PL23 1AQ, England
Phone Number: +44 1726 832273
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
Average Prices: USD 0 - 53
Cuisine: Seafood, Bistro, Wine Bar

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