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The Barley Sheaf at Gorran

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Bar, British, Pub
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Gorran Churchtown, Gorran PL26 6HN, England
+44 1726 843330
12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Steeple Bumpstead, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Based not far from here so this was our local. Weekend BBQ was great and the Cornish Orchard cider went down a treat. Live music shouldn't be missed.

Thank Phil W
Stamford, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Well looked after by the bar staff who brought paper and a pen for two young children, we enjoyed a burger and chips, a seafood platter, two rather tired and skimpy chicken Caesar salads and reasonably priced children's portions of cod and chips and steak and chips. Deserts were standard and uninspiring although the ice cream went down well. OK... More 

Thank Mary H
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Went here for lunch, ate in Bar as it was booked up in restaurant. Very friendly staff and lovely atmosphere. Food was very well prepared and both my fussy children cleared their plates! My meal was lovely , I had the seafood platter. My wife had the lamb chops with potato dauphinois which was very good but the portion was... More 

Thank Cornishboy72
Congleton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Beautiful food in a gorgeous garden. Had a burger and the mussels. Perfect would definitely recommend.

Thank hartlh
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

My parents have visited the pub on several occasions on there visits to the area but unfortunately the food and standard of service was appalling. This time around. When my mum went to complain she was told by a young waitress that she didn't have time to wait on my parents hand and foot! Not great customer service and perhaps... More 

7 Thank Lockym
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Did a circular walk from the beech at Caerhays via Dodman Point and Gorran Haven and back through Gorran. Lovely pub if you don't want to take a packed lunch. Good selection of food and beers and very helpful staff

Thank Bassaleg29
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 10 July 2016

We stayed in Goran and this was our nearest pub. We found the locals friendly and most of all the pub was dog friendly. The menu was basic but the food was very good especially the Barley Burger. Plenty of room in the bar with a separate restaurant space and outside a large beer garden. Well worth a visit.

Thank default856
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Disappointing meal, we had heard good reports about the meals but must have visited on an 'off' day because the meal was far from good. Mediocre at best!

1 Thank Mary K
Bath, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

After reading a couple of bad reviews we bookedvwith some trepidation. Need'nt have worried as the food was very good and the desert excellent. Great atmosphere and the staff very friendly.

Thank Robin D
Rugeley, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Nice pub. Extensive menu. Good atmosphere. Welcomes families, dogs allowed, huge beer garden. Return visit soon

1 Thank Belly67

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$40
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gorran Churchtown, Gorran PL26 6HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Gorran
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 843330
Recently refurbished family and dog friendly village pub. A "Freehouse" Specialising in real ales and locally sourced quality food. Sunday lunch a speciality - booking advised. Also fish & chips available to take away tues - sat evenings between 6 & 7.

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