Planning your visit to Sutton harbour

Enjoy Sutton Harbour

Eat & Drink

As one of the most varied food and drink destinations in the city, Sutton Harbour offers a wide mix of venues located in a stunning historic setting often used to host major events, and attracts a huge number of visitors every year as a result.

Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two, catch up drinks with friends or a big family meal that won’t break the bank, there is something to suit everyone in Sutton Harbour.

With locally caught, fresh fish easily available from merchants based at nearby Plymouth Fisheries, it’s no surprise that Sutton Harbour has a range of first-class seafood restaurants to choose from.

Options to suit all tastes

As well as successful chain restaurants like Boston Tea Party and The Stable, the harbour is also home to a variety of independent venues, such as the family-run Daisy’s Tea Rooms and Coffee Shop and its neighbour, HonkyTonk Wine Library – the perfect spot for wine lovers.

Along the cobbled streets are also a range of al fresco eateries offering lunch-time snacks, hot drinks and ice creams, all with stunning views of the marina.

The waterfront is a popular location for lively evening and weekend celebrations. There is a large range of bars and pubs in Sutton Harbour including The Navy Inn, The Three Crowns, The Admiral MacBride and The Crown and Anchor to name a few.

See below for a comprehensive guide to the first-class restaurants, cafes and eateries located in Sutton Harbour, for you to choose from and enjoy.


Italian-style outdoor café based in a specially converted tram located opposite the Mayflower Steps, selling hot drinks, lunch time snacks and light bites.

Boston Tea Party

Overlooking the marina, Boston Tea Party serves breakfast, brunch and dinner dishes all day with vegetarian and vegan options available.

Daisy’s Tea Rooms and Coffee Shop

A family-run cafe offering afternoon tea, homemade cakes and delicious Sunday roast dinners.

HonkyTonk Wine Library

A library with a difference – HonkyTonk offer wines from all around the world as well as delicious deli-style foods and a variety of hot drinks. Look out for events such as wine tasting, comedy nights, jazz afternoons and salsa dancing.

Miller & Carter Steakhouse

Located at Sutton Wharf, Miller and Carter offers hand-cut 30-day aged British and Irish steaks from handpicked farms.


Owned by chef Mitch Tonks, Rockfish serves locally caught, fresh, sustainable seafood. The restaurant and takeaway neighbours the National Marine Aquarium.

Supha’s Street Food Emporium

With a stunning view of the marina, Supha’s serve Asian-inspired street food as well as fresh, local seafood from merchant Moby Nicks located at Plymouth Fisheries.

The Greek

Serving authentic Greek foods, the al fresco eatery offers salads, wraps and artisan ice cream. 

The Ship

The Ship is a popular destination along the harbour, and offers a range of pub grub alongside a variety of drinks with indoor and outdoor seating.

The Stable

The Stable has a variety of delicious sourdough pizzas on the menu as well as a large range of mouth-watering ciders.

Cap’n Jaspers

A Plymouth institution, this al-fresco café serves up a range of burgers, hot dogs and rolls alongside hot and cold drinks and has been a popular hang-out since 1978, particularly with motorbike enthusiasts.

The Harbour Seafood Restaurant

The Harbour Seafood Restaurant offers fresh, sustainable seafood served up in a beautiful location, meters from the water’s edge with tables looking out over Sutton Harbour.

Rakuda Kitchen and Cocktails

Open 9 am-1 am, the dining and cocktail bar serves a variety of foods including burgers, seafood and pasta dishes as well as an extensive range of cocktails, ciders and spirits with regular live music.

Mombay Brasserie

Serving authentic Indian dishes created with local ingredients, Mombay Brasserie is located at Lockyers Quay with eat-in and takeaway options. 

Louise’s Coffee & Donuts

Located at the edge of the quay, the al fresco eatery offers up a range of hot and soft drinks as well as delicious treats and freshly made hot donuts.