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Best things to do in Kingswear

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Establishment
“Worth a visit. St Petroc's Church quite interesting too next door. There is a steam paddle boat from Dartmouth to this location. Nice tea room at castle. ”
35 locals recommend
Historic Site
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“Atmospheric house containing family silver, china and books from the 1950s with a woodland garden. ”
22 locals recommend
Establishment
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“This arts and crafts style house is owned by the National Trust and set in a beautiful position on the coast. The gardens are extensive and run down to the sea and the South West Coastal Path. ”
23 locals recommend
Garden
“Agatha Christie's Holiday home is a National Trust house and gardens. An excellent visit. Theoretically you need to book if you go by car. You can also take a river boat fro Dartmouth up the River Dart. Check out the National Trust Website.”
36 locals recommend
Café
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“Breakfast on a Sunday is very popular here so be prepared for a short wait in peak season - wonderful friendly service and heavenly food”
27 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Really delicious for a special treat in Dartmouth. Mitch Tonks restaurant. They do an amazing value £20 lunch offer. ”
23 locals recommend
English Restaurant
“The best fish and chips you will find either in the restaurant or take away round the corner at Bayards Cove”
22 locals recommend
Indie Movie Theater
“UK visitors can join the libary and take out books and films . Cinema. Cafe. ”
15 locals recommend
Hotel
“A very popular pub and although the food is standard pub faire the Tuesday Curry Night does come recommended. I hadn’t been in over 10 years and thought I’d give it a whirl this summer (2019). I wasn’t disappointed. Eat as much as you like for around £12. Get in early to grab those popadoms!”
14 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A French patisserie serving food to eat in or take away. Their bread and cakes are delicious. ”
11 locals recommend
Museum
“Dartmouth has a history reaching back for centuries and this is a great little museum with some hands on activities for children - learn how to tie ships knots or put your parents into the stocks! ”
9 locals recommend
Pub
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“One of my favourites. Not high on class, but with its nautical feel has great value pub grub and live music gigs in the evening. This place is buzzing around regatta time.”
7 locals recommend
Hotel
“Local foodie heaven with everything from breakfast to dinner and what a location, right by the river with the old fort at the end of the road which you can walk through and up to th upper road with great views across Dartmouth”
10 locals recommend
Bar
“This was a favourite when I was a kid (a few years back now) if only for the then landlord’s jokes but I’ve recently heard a few locals rave about it. Try it and tell me!”
8 locals recommend
Park
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“Arts & Crafts House with great gardens and views over the sea.. and a great tea room!”
10 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
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“Walk to Marks' - one of the most spectacular river walks to get your shopping!”
5 locals recommend