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restaurant reservations

Hello we will be arriving this Saturday for a week, we have not been before and I am just wondering how busy restaurants are this time of year?

I'm guessing most places will need reservations for Friday and Saturday, but can you get in most places during the week?

I know a lot of this depends on the restaurant but I just wanted some general advice.


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1. Re: restaurant reservations

Yes, it does depend on the restaurant. For a restaurant like the Porthminster beach cafe, you'd need to book well in advance. Most other places you'd be OK booking on the same day.

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2. Re: restaurant reservations

If there is a specific restaurant you want to go to, always best to make a reservation anyway. If you aren't sure and want to have a walk round and look at the menus then you should easily find somewhere to eat without any problems. I don't like booking restaurants in case I change my mind and don't want to go out so you could do what I do, decide on the day and ring at lunchtime just to make sure.

I agree that Porthminster Beach Cafe will be booked up well in advance.


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3. Re: restaurant reservations

Thanks for your responses.

Porthmeinster beach cafe is one we were looking at so we will try and book a table in the week for there. For anything else we will probably just see what is available on the day, as long as some places have availability we will be fine.

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