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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” (76 reviews)
“nachos” (24 reviews)
“cobb salad” (24 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
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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Reviewed today via mobile

Amazing find, great food and a fantastic team. A must if you are looking for an authentic pub with cracking food

Thank danielarmstrongowen
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

Thank Diane A
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 today via mobile

Went along for sunday lunch, first time and was very impressed, will definitely be going again and recommending

Thank Jamie H
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited this Sunday just gone. Had the most amazing roast I have ever eaten in a pub. Service was excellent, food amazing - highly recommend. We were walk in’s too!More

Thank vicki d
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded today

That is so great to hear! we will pass on your compliments to our chefs. Why not treat yourselves to one of our lovely tasty breakfasts - served on a Friday & Saturday morning from 7.30-10am? Also don't forget we have quiz night on Tuesdays...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a cracking establishment great food great service great staff great location. Gluten free menu and doggy friendly what more can I say.More

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

Great to hear that you enjoyed our Gluten free options. We will pass on your compliments to our team. Don't forget to try out our outdoor dining pods - they are perfect after a walk to take in the views while you relax and unwind....More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Polgooth is a busy pub full of character & atmosphere.The staff & locals are friendly. They serve good food & beer. We loved it.More

Thank Hugiewoogie2
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We are so pleased that you loved it here! We all do too! Come and see us again, maybe try a lazy lunch in the garden or a tasty breakfast in front of the fire as Autumn approaches. Thanks from the Team at The Polgooth...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The setting of this pub is phenomenal given its proximity to St Austell. You feel miles from anywhere. We ate in the garden, which was inviting, and looked over with intrigue to the kitchen garden. The service was good and the menu was varied. Highly...More

Thank HCT10
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Great to hear that you enjoyed our garden area, our outdoor dining pods are a great place to relax and unwind. There is lots going on in our heritage fruit & vegetable gardens - plenty of lovely rainbow chard! We hope to welcome you again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good honest pub grub, good menu and pleasant atmosphere. The quality of the food was excellent but due to staff shortage the drinks took a long time to arrive.

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

Thanks for your feedback on the service you received, glad you enjoyed your food. thanks again from the Team at The Polgooth Inn

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely pub atmosphere with exceptional home cooked food. The fish pie, ham egg and chips as well as the lasagne come highly recommended!! It does get very busy so book in advance to avoid disappointment!

Thank Nickers7
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for your kind words- we hope to welcome you all again soon! From The Team at the Polgooth Inn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a find! Such a pretty location, lovely pub, fantastic service. And for us, a vegan menu! Now this place is a keeper! We shared 3 of the vegan starters and they were excellent. All home made, nothing shop bought here. Stunning mushroom pate and...More

Thank Lizzie72
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

That is great to hear! Sam our gardener works really hard to produce some excellent heritage fruit and vegetables which feature on our menus. There is an overall seasonal approach here which is great and the chefs work hard to bring you the best selection...More

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barrells
2 January 2018|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
sorry for late reply, Yes well behaved Dogs are welcome
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meliahemsley
31 August 2017|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
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JeanetteG407
23 May 2017|
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Response from Karen C | 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$66
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
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
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
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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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