Our trip to the races

Our trip to the races

It may sound like stating the obvious, but here @ Spiny we believe in looking after our team as if they were our own. We say we are one big Spiny family (with everyone being assigned their own family role!) and we couldn’t think of a better way to spoil, treat...
Oyster Shucking

Oyster Shucking

For those of you who know us, we kind of like Oysters. It does sometimes seem strange being able to choose from 4 different types of fresh Oyster in the middle of Bristol, rather than being on the coast, but when asked why we do, the easiest answer is ‘because...
Do you like fish? Do you like pie?

Do you like fish? Do you like pie?

Do you like fish? Do you like pie?What a strange question we hear you ask, why? Perfect with peas on a chilly autumn night, ourhomemade fish pie, is sure to delight!Filled to the brim with the freshest of fish, with a whitecreamy sauce it’s the perfect dishLovingly...
Our Jazz & Shellfish nights are back for 2022!

Our Jazz & Shellfish nights are back for 2022!

Our ever-popular Jazz and Shellfish evenings are back here at the Spiny Lobster and we anticipate they will be as successful as the previous years. On the last Wednesday of the month between January and November we offer a wide selection of shellfish as A la Carte...
West Country Mussels

West Country Mussels

West Country Mussels CHARLESTOWN, St Austell Bay is a picturesque and hidden gem of a harbour, that can be recognised from the BBC series Poldark. We are sitting with the boys who run the Rum Shack over-looking the bay, to where the little lights light up the mussel...