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The Old School Hotel and Restaurant

Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RD, England
+44 1208 880721
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (46 reviews)
“scallops” (23 reviews)
“scones” (36 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Travelling with elderly relatives can at times be challenging. I have to say that we had no problem accommodating food preferences (or portion sizes) at The Old School House. Food was generous but not massive portions, flavours excellent and service was good (our server admitted...More

Thank SimonBenson
Reviewed 1 week ago

A rather surreal stay at the Old School and Port Isaac. The hotel is basic and ideal for short stays. The food is nice and the prices are relative the local area given the amount of tourism. Rooms are nice but basic, we stayed in...More

Thank AndyTemple67
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent one night here in the "Biology Room ". Huge king size room on upper level with large windows overlooking the harbor and bay. Nice sofa, ample storage, fridge, coffee maker rather than standard instant. Large bathroom with bath and rain shower. Had evening meal...More

Thank Ray B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned from a 3 night break at The Old School House and really enjoyed our time here. The staff were lovely and very helpful and made us feel really welcome. The answered all our questions about Doc Martin which I am sure they must...More

Thank Julie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a table the same day for Saturday evening, and we were seriously impressed. The setting is beautiful and a really nice atmosphere inside. The staff were lovely and really attentive. The food was absolutely delicious - couldn't fault it. We had the halloumi...More

Thank Kctreac08
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a week in Port Isaac and we booked a table at the old school house restaurant the place is lovely staff are very friendly the food was excellent a nice and relaxed evening Mike g

Thank Mikeg612013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On holiday in Port-Isaac and we wanted fish'n'chips for tea! Unfortunately, we had only heard poor things about the only fish'n'chip shop in the village, and we had it on 'good authority' that The Old School House provided take-out 'fish'n'chips. We were a bit hesitant...More

Thank GoldenPaws2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

stopped here to get out of the rain! Lovely setting, we only had tea so cannot comment on the food. Seating was comfy

Thank filligirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here a number of times during a recent stay in Port Issac, lovely lovely lovely - the food is gorgeous and the staff were extremely helpful and attentive, menu's were adjusted to create lactose free meals nothing was too much trouble. Highly recommended but...More

Thank 6,732
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu and fantastic service with a humorous and whacky waiter who provided much amusement. The food was excellent too - all prepared and from local sources. Our only reservation about scoring the experience as excellent was a lack of atmosphere in the restaurant- there...More

Thank Stuart M
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Questions & Answers
14 April 2017|
Response from Jim P | Reviewed this property |
Hello, and thank you for the question! For taxi service from Bodmin Parkway to Port Isaac, I highly recommend Mark's Taxi Service out of Wadebridge. I use him myself and have been really happy with his personal attention... More
5 November 2016|
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Response from ColinRS0346 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but it was a mid week visit
5 November 2016|
Response from Paul K | Reviewed this property |
The Old School Hotel in Port Issac operates their restaurant 7 days a week. The Old School Hotel in Port Issac, Corwall, UK has its own website. Here is an excerpt from the restaurant section of that website. "Jake... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Port Isaac PL29 3RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Port Isaac
  • Phone Number: +44 1208 880721
  • This restaurant is at Old School Hotel
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