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Britannia @ The Beach

| Kingsbridge, Beesands TQ7 2EH, England
+44 1548 581168
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“scallops” (91 reviews)
“fish pie” (50 reviews)
“crevettes” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
| Kingsbridge, Beesands TQ7 2EH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped here today for a coffee and to later scrounge cheesy chips from a work colleague (as seen in a photo from August wearing the stylish orange hard hat mmm sexy). Coffee was good and will return for cheesy chips and not just because work...More

Thank jhayes112016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited today after a nice walk, never mind a bit of rain, to Hallsands and back. Got there dripping, not a problem. Ordered, server was very quick and attentive. Food served piping hot and very quickly. Great food, plenty enough without being too much. Again...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Britannia looks nothing special from the outside, but step inside and you get a very warm greeting and amazing food. We stopped for a late lunch. I had fish pie, it was massive and tasted fantastic. Lots of different fish and shellfish and fluffy cheesy...More

Thank Toni-Barnsley
Reviewed 1 week ago

A last minute chance to book a table in a "Shack", unbelievable food, Can't say enough nice things about this place, has to be one of the best fish meals we have ever had, fresh well cooked, well presented, only sad part is although we...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet again another wonderful meal in this Fantastic place... we came for lunch ( did not book) but sat outside in the sun and enjoyed the view and the meal. Delightful staff, brilliant food, great atmosphere. Please don't ever change!

Thank Helen B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a most enjoyable lunch with our family at a reasonable price. The crab and fish were all delicious and the staff very friendly and helpful. The roads to get there are a bit narrow but it is worth it! Booking is advisable as it...More

Thank wickhamavenue
Reviewed 1 week ago

This small "shack" has again served us a wonderful tasty lunch. We had scallop starters, my husband the crab spaghetti and I the dressed crab salad....wonderful textures and flavours. If you want to guarantee a table its wise to book well in advance. The staff...More

1  Thank Penny F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommended by our friend and Caretaker at our holiday home in Devon we carefully negotiated very scary single tracked lanes to find Britania on the sea front at Beesands a beautiful unspoilt place in South Hams.Fish and Chips and crab sandwiches never tasted so good...More

1  Thank Pottersax
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having battled the flooded roads to arrive for our lunch we were treated to a wonderful lunch in a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. I real and rare find!

1  Thank 832sandral
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ate here twice, lunch and a breakfast. Fantastic food, wonderful service and who can fault that view? Highly recommend as they were super accommodating. Thank you!

1  Thank Helen O
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Questions & Answers
May 24, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from bill b | Reviewed this property |
As per comments to-date. Owners very obliging and always appear happy to help. Give them a ring.
Susan E
January 30, 2016|
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Response from BritanniaBeach | Property representative |
Our fishermans breakfast includes local scallops as well as bacon, eggs,black pudding, tomato and toast
Lucaca doodle
September 20, 2015|
Response from devongirl1988 | Property representative |
Hi, well behaved dogs are allowed on our decking area if they are kept on a lead.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $68
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Kingsbridge, Beesands TQ7 2EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Beesands
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 581168
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Welcome to Britannia @ The Beach home of fantastically fresh local seafood - affectionately known as 'The Shack'. Here at The Shack we offer a combination of a traditional fishmonger, village stores and a unique rustic cafe.
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