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Wheelhouse

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Quayside, Polperro, England
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Exeter
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely bacon and sausage butties and coffee enjoyed sat outside in beautiful location. Great value for money.

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Thank Sam R
Wells, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Lovely small cafe right on the Harbour. Good Coffee and a quiet spot . Super view of all the comings and goings including some ducks and swans as we sat outside.Limited choice for children but great for adults .

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Thank Nick W
Bath, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Decided to pop in for hot drinks late in the afternoon. This was the only cafe open on the harbour front. We sat out side and had a pleasant enough tea and coffee and teacakes. Older lady serving was ok until she got our order wrong and brought out too many drinks. We were fine, we were not over changed... More 

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1 Thank Joethetaxpayer
Somerset, United Kingdom
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145 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

A quaint pub with low ceilings and great specials board. Friendly staff. I would definitely return next year.

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Thank Laura W
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134 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had toasted bacon butties here twice and really enjoyed them, great quality bacon and bread, the second time I did get served by the renowned lady who did look at me as though I was asking for something unearthly when I asked for toasted bacon butties, however I did get a smile from her a couple of times. Tis... More 

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Thank Victoria1719Cottage
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Tinned mushrooms (!!!), really really cheap sausages and the hash browns tasted like they where fried in the same fat as the fish. Real shame as the location is great. Waiting staff where initially very rude but where polite enough when they brought the food out...

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3 Thank Joshua E
Hertfordshire
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch and was greeted by a very friendly lady, please ignore all the awful comments about her, she is FRIENDLY, lol. The food was served quickly and it was piping hot aswel as delicious. The prices were OK for what you get. I would definitely go back to the Wheelhouse for a meal and I recommend everyone... More 

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Thank Nicki A
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Would never recommend this place, such a beautiful little trip to a beautiful little village ruined by an extremely rude member of staff (a elderly women with short blonde/grey hair.) We'd ordered 4 cups of tea and sat outside on one of the tables, my brother who had been at the chip shop came back with his bag of chips... More 

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8 Thank RosieandJord
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

As we walked into the cafe today we were surprised to overhear the member of staff complaining to some friends sitting in the cafe about the prospect of having to cook breakfast for us. When I ordered our drinks she then gave a cheer at the fact she didn't have to cook. Don't visit here if you want good service.

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4 Thank Karen E
London, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived into Polperro after walking the coastal path from Looe looking for a light lunch and a drink and came across the Wheelhouse. Tables in the shade and an empty one so seemed great, as we approached the table a member of team walked out with his lunch and sat down at it so we walked off (when you... More 

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3 Thank UKtraveller999111

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quayside, Polperro, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Polperro

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?