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Watermargin Chinese Restaurant

2 Gover Road, St Austell PL25 5ND, England
+44 1726 74886
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“lemon chicken” (6 reviews)
“beansprouts” (3 reviews)
“noodles” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2 Gover Road, St Austell PL25 5ND, England
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Reviewed 17 November 2011

Food really enjoyable, but it could have been so much more of an occasion. The service was really strange, and by a lady who was obviously so cold she was wearing slippers and some sort of denim gilet. I know that St Austell has quiet...More

Thank SeagullFowey
Reviewed 9 November 2011

Tucked away in heart of St Austell the Watermargin does an excellent job with both service and food quality. Not the cheapest but by far the best for many miles around.

1  Thank Denis K
Reviewed 6 November 2011

We called in for something to eat after work as it had been reccommended to me by a friend. Wow the food was fast to our table really hot, well presented & very tasty. The service was excellent. This is our favourite chinese now -...More

Thank shazzaramma
Reviewed 1 November 2011

We have been here a few times, and every time it is the best chinese restaurant in st austell. Very good food & service, would recomend a visit.

Thank 441michaeli
Reviewed 26 October 2011

We saw all the good reviews so it didn't feel much of a risk going to the Watermargin; and when our B&B hosts said they thought it was excellent, we decided that eating Chinese food on a three day break in Cornwall was a good...More

Thank Greenak
Reviewed 10 October 2011

A very busy restaurant, but food was delicious and the service excellent. All our questions were answered and we were given lots of help and advice about the dishes. A good selection of vegan dishes, so plenty of choice.

1  Thank Gillian P
Reviewed 19 September 2011

Third visit in three years to St Austell area and the restaurant is as good if not better. Excellent value for money and the food was first class as was the service. This husband and wife team really strive to make this restaurant one of...More

Reviewed 9 September 2011

I ordered a takeaway from the watermagin which was really nice I also liked the way the way the guy who served me tried to make small talk with me about the football to be friendly even though I don't think he had any interest...More

Thank farmer1874
Reviewed 8 September 2011

Great choice of food and lovely personal service from the proprietor, Souk, who can advise on choice of dishes for those with food intolerances to gluten and wheat. It has been a long time since we dared to go to a Chinese restaurant for fear...More

Thank mark c
Reviewed 4 September 2011

Came on a Sunday but it was quite so not much atmosphere. Couldn't fault the food everything was excellent, only slight grumble would be you are not given any time between courses. I like to have 5 mins to digest but no sooner had the...More

Thank 441michaeli
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16 March 2018|
Response from Prestonwalkies | Reviewed this property |
They do. Have a look at the website and takeaway menu. Never been disappointed when we’ve ordered.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Gover Road, St Austell PL25 5ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 74886
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