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Polgooth Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
Ricketts Lane, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (83 reviews)
“nachos” (25 reviews)
“cobb salad” (26 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ricketts Lane, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great Atmosphere
"Everything was just superb: Service friendly, cheerful and efficient"
Brian G
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2. Excellent Service
"Service is excellent and the food quality and quantity is very good"
Allan B
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3. Brilliant Place!
"The views over the valley to the pubs kitchen garden beautifully"
John C
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1 - 10 of 1,759 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had three courses and beer.The ambience is lovely and the staff very friendly.The food was super.Well presented and beautifully cooked.The bill was OK being in mind the location and quality.You may have to book in high season.

Thank andrewhS1865IS
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Excellent news we are so pleased that you enjoyed your visit here and that you liked your food and cellar choices. We look forward to welcoming you again soon, from the team at The Polgooth Inn

Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Our family of four visited a few days ago for an evening meal and a drink and weren't disappointed. We hadn't booked and were surprised at how many people were there, although it was relatively early in the evening. Our meals were extremely generously portioned...More

1  Thank DianeA393
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Thanks so much for you lovely review, we really appreciate your recommendation. Looking forward to welcoming you again soon. From the Team at The Polgooth Inn

Reviewed 6 days ago

What a find! Just had a wonderful meal on Monday 12th November. Two of us were vegan and the food for all of us was fantastic. There is a special vegan menu and choices on the main menu and specials. To be able to go...More

Thank JANE R
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Great to hear - we try to offer the best choices we can to suit most people. We are very veg orientated here and benefit from having our own horticulturalist who now has an apprentice! This helps us to grow our own heritage fruit and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great beer, great staff and a wonderful ambience. What more could you want? Came recommended by the owner of a local farm where we were staying, we will be back next year.More

Thank Percypig2015
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We love being 'your local away from home'! Come on back as soon as you can! Why not follow us on twitter in the meantime? Don't forget we sell vouchers too, hoodies and aprons! When you do come back this way pop in for breakfast...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This lovely place was recommended by friend that’s had recently visited and I can say that they are right about how great it is. Have a very tasty Sunday lunch and although the place was extremely busy the food came out quickly and hot. The...More

Thank Jackielld3
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Glad you enjoyed your recent visit to us, the Team here work hard to bring you the best experience we can from the welcome as you arrive through to your food and cellar selections. Great to hear that the service was great. Not all of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Last reviewed in 2014 I have visited a handful of times since and always enjoyed the food and the atmosphere. I went for an evening meal recently and was not disappointed. There is a good choice of food including vegan and special diets. It was...More

Thank Linda G
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

thanks for your kind words, we take pride in the fact that our team here are hard working, happy and friendly. Glad you enjoyed the roaring fire and the ambience. We have recently been developing our own heritage fruit and vegetable gardens here - as...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on a Thursday evening. The menu looked quite ordinary but everything was beautifully presented, really tasty and exceeded our expectations. Delicious vegetable lasagne was the best I have ever tasted, as was my husbands fish and hot chips! The small portions available as...More

Thank Anne_Page
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great news! Glad you enjoyed your visit - we will pass on your compliments to our chefs. We look forward to welcoming you again soon, we pride ourselves on our friendly welcoming atmosphere which stems from a very happy 'team' of people from the gardeners...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The friendly staff and quick service added enormously to my experience at Polgooth Inn. A relaxing atmosphere and easy to understand menu also made me want to return at a future date. Coffee was just great too.More

Thank Sightsee90354
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

How lovely, thanks so much. we are glad you enjoyed your coffee here - freshly ground beans from an excellent local coffee supplier and trained staff make all the difference. (The friendliness is free too!) We look forward to welcoming you back - don't forget...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, very welcoming to our family with very young children. It’s very traditional and cosy with a nice fire. The service was quick and friendly which is just what you need with a 1 and 3 year old

Thank Charlotte4950
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your feedback, we love being a friendly family pub. Come back again, don't forget to try out our breakfasts served on a Friday & Saturday morning between 7.30-10 am for a tasty fireside treat! from The Team at The Polgooth inn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been there for a Sunday lunch as well as an evening meal. Both outstanding . Friendly staff, lovely atmosphere, plenty of choice.

Thank lornah911
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear - Thanks!

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2 January 2018|
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sorry for late reply, Yes well behaved Dogs are welcome
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Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
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Response from 393KarenC393 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say so too...my dad has Parkinson's & we had no problems here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$64
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ricketts Lane, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Polgooth
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 74089
  • E-mail
Description
Award winning cosy Cornish pub situated in a beautiful valley near St Austell and the Eden Project serving great food, wine,ale, and coffee. Enjoy cosy fires in the winter months and a great pub garden in the summer
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