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The Breakwater Bistro

Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
+44 1803 856738
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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9:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
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11 - 20 of 1,340 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I had hot wings washed down with a Gluten-Free Peroni to start. this was followed by a Brixham White Crab Thermidor with a crisp Californian chardonnay. all was delicious. I finished off with a coffee. The staff were charming and friendly. The view was spectacular....More

Thank Conor F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the starter was just ok (crab cakes), the main course of Haddock and chips with a side of mushy peas was delicious. Light crispy batter surrounding a beautiful piece of fish.

Thank Patricia T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I initially found the breakwater when out walking the dog. It's at the end of the harbour walk in Brixham, a little out of the way from everywhere else. There's a nice beach there with stones that look almost like slate - very photogenic (no...More

Thank balamike
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just had a lovely breakfast at the Breakwater. What can I say?...lovely setting, good food, first class coffee made by Tom...nice and hot! All served by an enchanting young lady by the name of Emma...a lovely girl..thank you Emma I think you deserve a...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Continental touch and service Brought to Brixham Great value for money and service with a smile🐟🇫🇴🌴🍸😎

Thank peterY9978UZ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant views, fabulous food and brilliant staff.... Afternoon tea on one day and back for evening meal the next..... The steak is melt in the mouth delicious and also catered for my gluten free son... He's declared the bread rolls the best he's ever tasted......More

Thank Carol D
Reviewed 1 week ago

The perfect venue for good food and breath taking views. The fish platter was so fresh and the salad so scrummy. The fresh bread was nectar to the gods. Totally love this place and the staff. A place we visit each holiday which remains extra...More

Thank Dianne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Brill food, Brill atmosphere, Brill staff, Brill view...and if Brill is on the menu that's Brill too! What's not to love...Breakwater Bistro in Beautiful Brixham! Oh....lets not forget...dog friendly too!

Thank Anthea K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided, at the last moment, to visit this restaurant for my birthday dinner. We had just returned from holiday after having had a 30 hour delay and spendings further 5 hours coming home from Gatwick. We were delighted to see lobster and prawns on...More

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Breakwater Bistro for a quick drink whilst on holiday in Brixham and we were impressed by the look of meals being served so we decided to return and have a meal a couple of nights later. We were impressed with the menu...More

Thank Bigfella2003
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Questions & Answers
April 23, 2017|
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Response from TheBreakwater | Property representative |
Yes a council pay and display car park right on our door step, or the marina multi-storey car park a short walk away.
April 18, 2017|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
We always advise 01803 856738 Thank you
September 12, 2016|
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Response from B_waterB_water | Property representative |
Hello Yes sirloin and rump steaks still on our menu which is on our web site Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $23
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berry Head Road, Brixham TQ5 9AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 856738
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Beachside coffee shop & bistro, located on breakwater beach, Brixham Serving breakfast, lunch and evening meals everyday.
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