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Storm Fish

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16 High Street, Poole BH15 1BP, England
+44 1202 674970
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6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband booked this restaurant as a surprise. Having pre-booked a table we found the restaurant with ease. Virtually all the tables were taken and the atmosphere was mellow and happy. The food smelt delicious and the menu had a great choice of starters and mains so we were spoilt for choice. I love fish and shell fish, however my... More 

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Thank Georgina H
London, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit having been recommended Storm by a family member. It will not be our last even though we live many miles away in London. The Food, Service and Atmosphere was spot-on for our taste - our Fish taste. Being fish lovers we now love Storm as well. Prices? Very surpisingly reasonable considering the price of Fish... More 

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Thank Graham_Galleou
Poole, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food. Been quite a few times and the food and service is always attentive and they have a really great level of quality in the food. The oysters are really big; probably some of the largest I've ever had. The amuse bouche was a nice touch also. Only criticism is that the cheese course wasn't that great and... More 

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Thank daniel_southsea
esperance1127, Public Relations Manager at Storm Fish, responded to this review

Hi Daniel, Thanks for the review! We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your birthday dinner, sorry to hear that the cheese course wasn't up to scratch.....we will look into that and see how we can improve. We look forward to welcoming you back again soon! Best wishes, Katie. More 

Hampshire,England
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75 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

Visited on the reviews from other diners. Easy to walk past this small restaurant without noticing it, what a loss if you do ! Called in on a quiet evening between Christmas and New Year. Immediately the atmosphere and the delicious cooking smells reminded us of Spain or Portugal. A very warm welcome from a charming waitress, who despite being... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I visited yesterday evening after traveling from Salisbury where we are holidaying for a week. We arrived just as they were opening and were met by a friendly "hello" from a very pleasant member of staff. We both ordered the deep fried sprats and the whole plaice with chilli and noodles followed by a mixed desert. The... More 

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Thank Marc B
Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016

This restaurant specialises in fish and services it with great enthusiasm ! The staff are very friendly and attentive, the dishes are beautifully prepared and the whole dining experience could not be faulted - well done !

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1 Thank rotiel321
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 18, 2016 via mobile

We visited recently after hearing consistently good reviews from friends. The restaurant had a really warm ambience and I loved the food. I had the Goan fish curry. You could taste how fresh the ingredients were. Everything was just delicious - we'll definitely return.

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1 Thank MichelleCCuk
Poole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Thanks for another great meal. For anyone looking for a charming little restaurant right by Poole Quay, with a warm and friendly welcome from Paolo and his team look no further. The food was first class again with attentive service and a great ambience. We were very impressed and will certainly return! I went for the cod and rarebit with... More 

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1 Thank Jamie W
Poole, United Kingdom
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184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016

The last time we wet to Storm for dinner we were disappointed because the fish was not up to their usual standard, my wife likes the Sea bass ,so we gave the restaurant a miss for a couple of months. But on impulse we went back and had dinner . I had cracked crab and my wife had sea bass... More 

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Thank Malcolm F
London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

According to the Sunday Papers their claim to fame is the use of fish caught by the proprietor that day. That may be true but the rest of the experience is average. Nothing awful - just everything acceptable. But pricey for what it is.

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Thank Mike B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$61 - $61
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Soups, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 High Street, Poole BH15 1BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Poole
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 674970
Description
We are family owned restaurant specialising in home-cooked fish, meat and vegetarian dishes. Everything is made on the premises - from the homemade bread and marinated olives, to the petite fours at the end of your meal. We pride ourselves on using as much local fish and produce as possible, using fish that is sustainable and meat of which we know the source and is matured naturally and raised without anitbiotics. Peter Miles started the restaurant in 1999 and is as passionate about it now as he was then. Together with Paolo, Head Chef/Manager and the team at Storm we look forward to welcoming you to our restaurant soon.

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