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 Spiny Lockdown Story

Our Spiny Lockdown Story

Almost a year ago, Friday 20th March 2020, we were setting up for another busy evening service here at the Spiny Lobster, getting ready to welcome our customers for another evening of delight, or as one of our FOH team said ‘doing what we love the most with the people...
Welcome back (lockdown)1

Welcome back (lockdown)1

Welcome back, we missed you! Two things you should know, firstly we care about you, and secondly we care about our team and their being able to be your usual Spiny whilst keeping you safe. We have therefore prepared the restaurant for you with all the guidelines the...
Our Jazz & Shellfish nights are back for 2020!

Our Jazz & Shellfish nights are back for 2020!

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 February 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...