Exeter Canal, Piazza Terracina, Exeter, Devon, EX2 8GT

Tel: 01962 841411

The SNARK, Exeter Canal Basin


From October to March the SNARK is berthed on the Exeter canal basin with walk aboard access, serving great home cooked food and carefully selected drinks.

Pre-pay reservations only at a single sitting for up to 24 people on shared tables.Private functions for up to 32 by arrangement.

The space is warm and cosy, just right for a winter dinner. It is a place to enjoy a shared meal with fellow guests and leave comfortably replete.

Fixed price 3 or 4 course set menus, inspired by authentic home cooking from around the world, changing regularly.

A simple range of wines, beers and soft drinks are served over the counter on a pay as you go basis.

Pop up events including live music and wine tastings.

Book Tickets



Road Directions

Pay and Display parking at Haven Banks. Limited on street parking along Haven Road. Mobility layby next to Piazza Terracina for blue badge holders only.

Public Transport Directions

About 10 minutes walk from St Thomas train station or nearby bus stops.



  • Waterfront

Establishment Features

  • Coach parties accepted
  • Groups accepted
  • Licenced for alcohol
  • Live Music

Key Features

  • In town/city centre
  • Unique venue
  • Waterfront

Parking & Transport

  • Close to Railway Station
  • Within 1 Mile of a Train Station

Payment Methods

  • All major credit cards accepted

Venue Facilities

  • Groups Accepted

Opening Times

the SNARK WInter Dining (1 Oct 2024 - 31 Mar 2025)

* Dinner - Thursday, Friday Saturday, doors open 18:30, dinner starts 19:00, close 21:30

Lunch - Sunday, doors open 12:15, lunch starts 12:45, close 15:00.

Please be on time or your favourite dish might run out!

We are open for winter dining from October 2024 to February 2025

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