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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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“scallops” (30 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
“pudding” (15 reviews)
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
36 Arwenack Street, Falmouth TR11 3JF, England
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Reviewed February 4, 2018

Good food. Fish was excellent. Very good knowledgeable service. The restaurant lacks atmosphere. It is unusual these days to find restaurants that don't take cards and only take cash. The nearest ATM is a five minute walk and it is not well lit and only...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed January 28, 2018

We were staying in Falmouth and hadn't secured our evening meal, walked in at 6.30pm and reserved a table for two for 7.30pm! Best decision we made, excellent food prepare to order and nothing was too much trouble! Would highly recommend for friendly atmosphere and...More

Thank julie16tmay
Reviewed January 22, 2018

We visited Samphire for the first time for a birthday celebration and had a really great evening. The steak in particular was fab u lous.

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Reviewed January 4, 2018

Another great meal at Samphire we visit whenever we are in town and were not disappointed on our last visit. We were a group of four and we all enjoyed our meals, all well presented and very tasty. Staff were helpful got us a table...More

Thank Nickjl67
Reviewed December 17, 2017

we visited Samphire for a relaxed supper as a couple. with a big party on upstairs we were given a table downstairs which was perfect - relaxed and quiet. I had Falmouth Bay Scallops, Red Lentil, Spinach & Samphire Dahl, Coriander Yogurt followed by Cornish...More

Thank DHL789
Reviewed December 5, 2017

This is a restaurant which offers a very nice menu and it is well presented and cooked. I had the lamb which was deilicious, others had the hake and bass which none of us could complain about. We had super cocktails to start. Gin with...More

Thank Nick S
Reviewed November 17, 2017 via mobile

We’ve been to Samphire several times before and it’s a firm favourite. The atmosphere is welcoming and the restaurant is accommodating to vegetarian and vegans, with additional vegetarian specials available on a daily basis alongside the usual meat and fish options. I selected the carnivore...More

Thank FHNightingale
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

So pleased to get a table at short notice this evening. I strayed from the fab hake to try the special of cod & scallops on a very Spanish white bean and chorizo base. Superb and well created. Great staff, very attentive. I can’t recommend...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed September 27, 2017 via mobile

Popped in here on a wet and windy day to a lovely warm welcome, friendly staff and and a great selection of coffees and snacks

Thank simongK7499QX
Reviewed September 24, 2017

Excellent dinner, had the seafood platter which was delicious. staff very friendly and helpful. So glad we found it.

Thank bilty
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
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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