Open every day, 12noon - 10pm.
- Disabled Access
- Free WiFi
- Gluten Free Available
About The Seafood Restaurant, Padstow
Opened by Rick Stein and Jill Stein in 1975, The Seafood Restaurant is famous for establishing an international reputation for the very freshest fish and shellfish, often landed on our doorstep. Head chef, Pete Murt and his team create simple seafood dishes with classic flavours using Rick’s recipes.
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What a wonderful ‘Covid safe’ experience we had at the Seafood Restaurant and hotel. My husband, my daughter our pup and I stayed for 2 nights. The service and food was exceptional throughout. Thank you - kate
Always excellent with the finest plat de fruit de mer in the UK.
It is very unfortunate in giving a low score for atmosphere which was certainly not due to anything that Steins could do as we are all in very uncertain times due to the pandemic. The atmosphere was changed due to social distancing and the wearing of masks which all of the staff were doing. Also we were seated in a busy area close to the corridor of what has become a one way system and requested an alternative table, this was done and we were then seated in the conservatory which I didn't find as being ideal. This said the service was excellent as was the meal.
Loved the food and service
We recently celebrated my birthday here which made it feel very special. Great place for seafood lovers!
Excellent service.. I got the day wrong and the manager accommodated us without fuss. Excellent wine recommendation. Delicious food.
Our seat wasn’t the best near the kitchen door that kept swinging open and just felt the price of the food vs the portion was not commensurate (had the Dover sole) however my wife had the fish curry which was a far better portion / value. We also witnessed a junior staff member being told off for not explaining the petit fours to the customer - This should really have been done more privately
WOWSER. This whole experience was everything we'd hoped for. Perfect location, atmosphere, food and drink. The staff were excellent and the service first class.
Oyster and sausage starter was a life changing experience! Brilliant and fun lunch.
Was lovely, a bit pricey,service exceptional,and would definitely visit again.
Service was okay but not up to the standard we expected. Food was nice but nothing to rave about. Enjoyed but a little disappointed compared to our expectations.
It was absolutely delicious and I’m so glad we booked up in advance. Staff were warm and welcoming and overall we had wonderful service and amazing food.
Excellent service considering the circumstances. Felt super welcome and loved the entertainment the whole crab brought!
As always our annual restaurant visit whilst holidaying in Padstow didn’t fail to disappoint, great lengths had been made to protect us from COVID-19 but as a result the usual care of service had understandably been compromised the most frustrating aspect of this was the introduction of a 12.5% discretational charge which we felt guilt tripped into accepting when actually we would have preferred to tip our individual server , a small damper on our orherwise excellent experience .
Food was excellent and will definitely look to come back.
Overrated bland food
Our first visit to one of your restaurants, we thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. I was a bit dubious about coming in so late in the day when we booked, only time available was 9:45pm but was pleasantly surprised about how relaxed and unhurried we were made to feel, nothing was too much trouble for the staff. An amazing experience we will certainly do it again.
Food was lovely, the Singapore crab was very messy.
Outstanding ❤️ In every way. We loved it here x
The Singapore Crab was one of the best dishes iv had in any restaurant and the service was great.
Lovely food and thoroughly enjoyable experience
We absolutely loved the food. We came from Norwich and ate both at the seafood restaurant and the cafe. We were not disappointed. My mother had the turbot ( for the first time). What a fish! The curries were amazing.
We visited on my husband's Birthday with our 2 girls aged 13 and 10 and we all absolutely loved it. The food was fantastic (as we had expected it would be), the service was excellent and very friendly from the moment we arrived. I think you have done an amazing job of social distancing in the restaurant but maintaining a healthy atmosphere throughout. Thank you very much for organising a signed menu for my husband he was delighted. We would love to come back again next time we visit Cornwall. I'm still dreaming of my prawn cocktail starter and Pondicherry fish curry. Very glad to have found the recipe in my copy of Rick Stein's India!!!
Great food, ambience and service