Al fresco dining: On the waterfront

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Ever since the Bronze Age where the first settlements grew between the mouths of the rivers Plym to the east and Tamar to the west, water has played a major part in both trade and leisure for the city.

The relaxing feel and eclectic mix of Plymouth’s many waterfront locations offer food lovers a plethora of excellent restaurants, ideal for any rendezvous – both day and night.

The Corinthian

RPCYC, Madeira Road, Plymouth, PL1 2NY

Tel: 01752 664327

The Corinthian is beautifully situated on Plymouth’s historic waterfront.With breath taking views and a cosy atmosphere you would be hard pressed to find a better location this Summer to relax with great food and refreshing beverages. Our Restaurant offers everything from Full English breakfast, to traditional afternoon tea, fantastic light bites and snacks even lunch and evening dinner menus. And don’t forget you don’t have to be a member to come into The Corinthian- Everyone is welcome, even the family dog.

Not only can you join us for the Summer season but we are open all year round, delivering a unique venue to mark all the many life milestones. We have space for parties of all sizes, with the option to even have exclusive use! Whether it be a baby shower, Christening, meeting,Wedding or Christmas party we are always here to meet your needs.

The Corinthian is once again delighted to be hosting the Judges and all those involved for The British Firework Championships on 8th and 9th August 2018. Working closely with Plymouth City Council and TESA have lead us to create a fun filled evening that the general public can also be involved in!Who wouldn’t want the same views as the Judges, see what they see and experience an evening or two for the party in the sky.

In our boatyard large marquees are erected, music is played create the Summer vibe, Pimms on arrival to keep everyone refreshed then our delicious Hog roast and salad bar to keep the tummy’s full. There will also be a bar to quench the first whilst waiting for the first firework to light the sky and make sure that you can keep oohhhing and aahhing all night long. The evening begins at 6.00 pm so don’t be late!



The Waterfront Bar and Dining

9 Grand Parade, Plymouth

Tel: 01752 226961

The Waterfront is a contemporary bar and restaurant in a fantastic setting right on the waterfront on Plymouth’s Grand Parade!

The Waterfront is a Grade II listed building steeped in maritime history. Formerly the home of the Royal Western Yacht Club, founded in 1827, the Club plays a leading role in the sport of sailing. It introduced short-handed races including the Single-Handed TransAtlantic Race most famously won by Sir Francis Chichester in Gyspsy Moth II.

Having been completely refurbished a couple of years ago, the new contemporary style has plenty of nautical references and a respectful ‘nod’ to the building’s illustrious past. The Waterfront is a relaxed, stylish venue awash with natural light making the most of its fantastic waterside setting.

Outside, a large decked terrace offers plenty of dining space overlooking the water – a fantastic  setting for a drink, lunch or that extra special celebration!

The Dock

King Point Marina, Brunel Way

Tel: 01752 253 555

With an unbeatable combination of great food and great coastal views, The Dock is a family run café and restaurant that’s perfect for everyone!

Whether you’re celebrating something special or just catching up with friends over coffee or cocktails, we offer an informal, relaxed setting for breakfast, lunch or dinner using the very finest food – sourced from across Devon and Cornwall.

Situated at King Point Marina, in the heart of the Plymouth’s vibrant and ever changing Coastal Quarter in Millbay, enjoy the wonderful outlook from our two al fresco balcony dining areas.

Come and sample our mouth-watering selection of breakfast, lunch and dinner menus featuring the widest possible range of dishes all made with local ingredients, supplied by local businesses – something else we are also very passionate about!

If you are here to dine, or simply want a cup of coffee and a slice of cake, we hope you enjoy your experience and look forward to seeing you again… very soon!

The Dome

Hoe Road, Plymouth

Tel: 01752 266600

Situated on the Iconic Hoe, The Dome Waterfront Bistro and Cocktail Bar has the most majestic views overlooking the Plymouth Sound with huge windows from the bar to the restaurant. Open everyday from 9.30am – 5pm.

The Dome’s a la carte menu changes on a regular basis to make the most of the seasonal produce available in the South West, and with summer now upon us, the new kitchen team will want to wow you with their mouthwatering new menu that uses local and fresh ingredients, including freshly caught seafood.

Want to make the most of the Summer Weather on the Hoe and enjoy a lite lunch? The Dome’s Bar and Terrace offer a range of lite options for you to enjoy, from a variety of delicious homemade Sandwiches to a selection of tempting Afternoon Teas. There’s no better way to spend a summer’s day than with a Luxury Afternoon Tea, glass of sparkling Prosecco and waterfront views.

The Dome’s Cocktail Bar is the perfect location for every occasion with seafront views and a wide range of speciality drinks. Pop into the bar for a cup of coffee and a slice of fresh homemade cake, a pint of refreshing cider/beer or cocktail with friends. Watch out for the monthly dinner dances (just £ 19.50) and the Headline Cabaret Nights.

Try a range of the Dome’s special cocktails at Happy Hour, with half price cocktails every day from 5-7pm.

For all your corporate business and function events, The Dome are delighted to offer you an exclusive use arrangement with room hire and events thst cater for between 40 – 250 people.

This covers both the bar and the restaurant facilities ensuring your guests have the best possible experience. It also allows you to decorate or theme the bar and restaurant areas to your own requirements and to have any additional facilities you may require such as a band, cabaret artist, casino evening etc.

For all bookings by telephone: 01752 266 600 or visit the website for more details:


The Terrace

74 Madeira Road, The Hoe

Tel: 01752 603533

The Terrace Cafe Bar Restaurant is tucked away on the cliff face of the Plymouth Hoe. This is the best place for eating out in Plymouth whilst enjoying it’s best view. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, as well as having a fully licensed bar.

Our aim is to create a relaxing atmosphere with soothing chill out music and STUNNING panoramic world class views over the water. We aim to create VALUE for our customers while still using FRESH ingredients in all our food.

There really is no better way to spend a warm summers evening than having some great food, a glass of wine and watching the sun set with a live band playing relaxing music, so come down meet our friendly staff and Share the View!

The Terrace Cafe also does a selection of hot and cold food, as well as a range of beverages. Why not sip on one of our delicious filter coffees while you enjoy the stunning scenery?

There really is something for everyone at The Terrace Cafe! We even offer a selection of tasty meals for the little ones (and also a whopping thick milkshake if they’re on their best behavior!).

For more details, call The Terrace on 01752 603533

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