The three coastal resorts of Torquay, Paignton and Brixham together form the Borough of Torbay with an indigenous population of over 120,000 and popularly known as The English Riviera. Brixham at the south of Torbay, is a holiday resort in its own right and also an important fishing port with a colourful and busy Harbour. Shipmates is located on the Quay within a parade of gift shops, ice cream shops, restaurants and public houses. The tourist coaches drop off and pick up zone is directly opposite along with the booking kiosks for the ferries, cruises and fishing trips
Shipmates is a Licenced Coffee Shop & Restaurant situated in arguable one of the best locations on The Quay and benefits from a comfortable 2 bedroom owner’s maisonette over providing stunning views across the harbour. Shipmates large frontage has a southerly aspect and concertina double-glazed doors which open up to create a wonderful ‘alfresco’ feeling to the restaurant. The premises is smartly decorated with a nautical theme and is not only popular with tourists but also local customers. Shipmates benefits from a newly acquired alcohol licence and the majority of the catering equipment has been replaced in the last 2 years.