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The Napoleon Inn

€€ - €€€, British,
High Street, Boscastle PL35 0BD, England
+44 1840 250204
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
High Street, Boscastle PL35 0BD, England
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1 - 10 of 608 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We came here on our first night in Boscastle having read the reviews on Trip Advisor. Great service, staff really helpful. Food was however quite disappointing. Several dishes were very under seasoned, one of us had a roast which looked great but meat was tough....More

Thank Lollybucket
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We are staying at the B&B next door, so we have gone there a few times so far. I could not think of enough nice things to say about the staff, the service, the ambiance and the food. We went for open mike night Monday...More

Thank Splinda62
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice pub great old place. Food was ok but nothing to write home about. Cosy atmosphere and good booze offerings.

Thank Nat N
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Napolean is a lovely building. The staff are friendly and efficient. The food is a disgrace. We ate twice while staying in Boscastle. The first time, the food was average. My cheese and onion pasty was lukewarm and ok. Chips were a bit greasy....More

Thank VandR2013
Reviewed 3 days ago

What a find, very popular pub.its best to book a table in advance as the tables book up quickly. Have live music on Tuesday nights & sometimes at the weekend. We ate there on a Wednesday & Thursday. Food was great & a lot of...More

Thank andrewfoxon540
Reviewed 5 days ago

Booked a table following advice in other reviews, and requested an accessible table - staff were really helpful both on the phone and in person, and we managed to accommodate two elderly mums for a great meal, despite the obvious physical restrictions of an historic...More

Thank Amethystmum
Reviewed 6 days ago

Short stay in Boscastle saw us eating dinner twice at the Napoleon. Very enjoyable on both occasions. We booked ahead as place busy on both mid week nights. We had steak and battered catch of day on both evenings followed by choc cake. Steak was...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Louise & her staff are the most friendly & helpful people selling great local ales & brilliant food,so glad we found this pub ,by far the best in boscastle,we will definitely visit again when we are this way. Thankyou for making our stay in Boscastle...More

Thank s10bcf
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved our evening here. We decided to try something local as were staying in Camelford. Decided to head here and am so very pleased we did. We arrived to the place after 8pm and it was full to the rafters but were welcomed warmly by...More

Thank Michelle K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ran late getting back to Boscastle and went searching for somewhere to eat after 8pm. The Riverside had a "closed" sign up at 8:40pm, despite looking quite busy, and when we enquired we were told that the kitchen was already closed. We walked over...More

Thank toolmantadgh
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Questions & Answers
2 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Raffdura | Reviewed this property |
Dog friendly!
9 June 2016|
Response from Chineezy1 |
You need to contact The Napoleon directly on 01840250204 or message them on their website in order to reserve a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Boscastle PL35 0BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Boscastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 250204
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