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Coryton Arms

€€ - €€€
Bar, British, Pub
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St Mellion, Saltash PL12 6RJ, England
+44 1579 350322
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Clacton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Yet again the 'Cory' has succeeded in providing us with a fantastic meal and several pints at a reasonable cost. Landlord Trevor and Landlady Lindsay together with the regulars are most welcoming and make you feel as if you have been going there for years.

2 Thank bmwbiker2015
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2,371 reviews
1,454 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6,474 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Rough edges, a bit down at heel but still the quintessential old Cornish village pub and a convenient escape from St Mellion golf complex or Cardinal's Hat motel.

Thank Jannerbloke
Callington, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

Called in for a drink and to see what the place is like, and to be served by a very friendly and helpful barman, and also to be made very welcome by the landlord, who is plainly very proud of the fact his pub serves a well kept pint of ale.

1 Thank brian840019
Croydon, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Yes, I agree with other reviewers that this place is sadly in need of some TLC, but this is less important than the atmosphere and the welcome. We were greeted warmly, and made very welcome. The menu is quite limited, but the quality of the food is excellent, and extremely good value. A real old fashioned country pub.

1 Thank Alan B
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2,371 reviews
1,454 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6,474 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Not flash, not modern or carefully maintained, just a friendly little village pub with helpful staff a modest menu and usually two or three very well kept ales. We have friends who live down by the river and this is convenient to them and us.

1 Thank Jannerbloke
Cornwall UK
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36 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Great for sunday lunch ( the best roast beef!) great pint or a tasty burger. a real old style locals pub

2 Thank TracyCornwallUK
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015

I couldn't work out if it was open! There was an agents sign outside but on enquiry I found this was for the house next door!. Perhaps it should have been put up for sale a long time ago as this place is dirty and the beer is poor. I wouldn't go back unless it changes hands soon.

4 Thank OscarVictor69
Hertford, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Popped in having seen a sign off of the main road. It was a lunchtime and food was not available, except a cream tea! Had a pint & a packet of peanuts and moved on.

5 Thank Andy B
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 752 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

Read some of the colourful reviews and decided that we must come in one evening. It is a proper country pub. No fancy accessories or silliness, just a rural hostelry for drinking in and have a great time. We will be back.

6 Thank Knackersknowle
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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1,112 reviews
690 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3,282 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

Last visit a few days ago. Yes it's run down and could do with tens of thousands spent on maintenance and reupholstering but at its core, the conviviality, sincere welcome and general craic is just what we need. Quietly amused and not in any way put off by the recent low scores. What did any of those starchy folk expect,... More 

6 Thank HillyCirencester

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Mellion, Saltash PL12 6RJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Saltash
  • Phone Number: +44 1579 350322

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