A mother-and-daughter team have bought the lease on Seawings, one of Plymouth's most famous restaurants.
During the summer, a water taxi service runs every 30 minutes to the Barbican from a landing stage just a short walk from the restaurant.
A bistro and bar servery with a conservatory restaurant arranged to seat 28 customers occupies the ground floor while the first floor restaurant - which has a large balcony -seats 32 diners
An outside garden with decking provides al fresco dining for another 64 customers.
There is also a private flat with two double bedrooms, a lounge, kitchen, hall and study for new owners Patricia Viles and her daughter Gemma, who both have catering experience.
Licensed property agent Bettesworths sold the free-of-tie lease on behalf of Andrew Preston off a guide price of £50,000.
By Angela Frewin