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The Pier House Restaurant

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Charlestown Road | Harbour Front, Charlestown, St Austell PL25 3NJ, England
+44 1726 67955
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Devon, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Popped in after having a meal elsewhere for a couple of drinks to end the night. Pleasant enough bar with a good variety of drinks to chose from. Staff friendly and efficient. Would imagine it gets very busy during the high season as the location is exc lent.

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Paris, France
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162 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It is very difficult in England and in the other countries of the world to have a good "blue" steak. There the steak was perfect and at a very reasonable price The service was very friendly and very good The Prosecco was at a reasonable price For desert I had some Strawberries with clotted cream ! wow ! delicious !

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Thank CBHR
St Austell, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited on Saturday, weather fantastic. Outside eating area was nearly full and we got the last table - overlooking Charlestown harbour and only yards away. Menu excellent, plenty of choice. The fish pie is superb as are the cod and chips. Without realising the time we found that we had spent over 2 hours enjoying the sun in a sheltered... More 

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Thank Elizabeth F
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

30 years since I last came to Charlestown, now able to have a beer with my fish and chips. Very good menu and choice of local beers. Food cooked fresh and served hot. Warnings are put outside not to leave food unattended outside as Seagulls are prone to pick up whats left.

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Thank Mark W
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A burger and a ploughmans... sounds plain right? Wrong!! Best burger ever eaten! It was huge and full of flavor! And Cornish Blue ploughmans lush! Recommend... especially if you can sit in the baking sunshine

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Thank Helen M
Yoxall, United Kingdom
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399 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 157 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely sunny day to sit and enjoy a drink overlooking Charlestown. Staff were fairly friendly ( a change in Cornwall) but not overly quick .

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Thank ChrisJane25
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86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in to the Bistro ad-hoc, around 7pm on a weekday, and was able to get a table in the bar. Food was good - had standard pub fare of curry of the day, chicken and chips etc and it was all served as expected and in good time. There is a restaurant here too which is priced higher and... More 

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Thank daddyali
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had the best four day stay here at this hotel. Situated on the quayside of a Georgian Port, I found everything to make my holiday great. The service on booking in was great and the rooms, spacious and spotless. It is recommended to book for dinner at the restaurant as it does get busy and I can recommend the... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were excellent and the service was good, the food was very disappointing! After our previous three visits I was really looking forward to a birthday treat for my good friend, along with my wife and his, but we were very disappointed with the quality of the meat - not their usual supplier I would reckon, it was stringy... More 

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have visited this restaurant many times before, when it was owned by the Morcom family. The standard was always exceptional. We visited with friends last Sunday for their roast lunch and were very disappointed. The service was still good but our meals were not. The lamb was not very tasty and quite tough. The beef was worse. It was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Seafood, European, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charlestown Road | Harbour Front, Charlestown, St Austell PL25 3NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 67955
  • This restaurant is at The Pier House Hotel
Description
The Pier House Hotel and Restaurant in St Austell Cornwall is situated on the picturesque harbour of Charlestown with stunning views of the port and coastline of St Austell bay.

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