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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Waterside spot for simple seafood dining

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At a glance

Wines by the glass
Wheelchair access
Credit cards accepted

A warm-hearted place with a casual atmosphere, where a friendly greeting gets everything off on the right foot. Super-fresh seafood is the name of the game, and it's all the better if you sit outside under the sail-like awning. Giant blackboards reveal what's on offer from crabs and lobsters, to fishy plates such as whole roasted gurnard with anchovy butter. Start with oysters (grilled with blue cheese and smoked bacon, say), and follow with a fruits de mer or a staggeringly good fillet of hake with roasted pepper, chorizo and mussels. Finish with cherry and chocolate brownie, and drink beer, cider or something from the short (mostly white) wine list.

Opening hours

  • Closed: 25 Dec, 2-31 Jan
  • Closed for dinner: Sun (Nov-24 Mar)
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 3
  • Dinner served from: 6
  • Dinner served until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Andy Richardson

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: Seafood
  • Vegetarian dishes available
  • Wines under £30: 12
  • Wines over £30: 7
  • Wines by the glass: 7

Price guide

  • Credit cards accepted

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Accessible toilets
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats: 60
  • On-site parking available

Additional information

  • Seats: 60

Getting here

A379 Modbury to Kingsbridge road, B3392 to Bigbury, left at St Anns Chapel, signed to Oyster Shack 1m on left

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Totnes
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