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Polgooth Inn

) #1 of 125 Restaurants in St Austell €€ - €€€ , British,
Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
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201 - 210 of 1,329 reviews

Reviewed 17 October 2016

Although we had enjoyed a couple of pints in this pub the night before, we were tempted back the following morning by their Full English Breakfast at only £8.50. Great service and a massive plate of well cooked food. Coffee was filter, and could have...More

Thank Colin S
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Popped into the Polgooth Inn last night and had a fabulous meal. Food is always fresh and tasty. Staff serving meals and behind the bar were excellent. Lovely atmosphere well worth visiting.

Thank Keith V
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Tried again as lately seams to be going downhill food wise... Again disappointing food which is such a shame as it used to be favorite of ours. Unfortunately we will only be returning for drinks here from now on. The staff are fab and the...More

4  Thank Emma J
Polgooth-Inn, Owner at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2016

Hi Emma, Thank you for the review and thank you for the comments regarding our staff. We are constantly looking to improve the pub and its offering and as you can see generally get great feed back regarding our food. We have had the same...More

Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Great pub. The fact the last 7 reviews are 5/5 days it all really. Seemed quiet from the outside but it was busy warm and cosy inside, with candles, soft lighting and live music (Sunday night). Decor was a mix between classic pub and quirky...More

Thank jjeenn
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We are a large family, 6 children with partners, 5 grandchildren, as well as a couple of friends in the group. We reserved week before, preordered main meals. We had fantastic service, meals were out within 15 mins of sitting down, food is fantastic, staff...More

Thank 11Lily11
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Absolutely lovely meal at the Polgooth inn last night, I had small cod and chips - which was gorgeous! My husband had a burger that he couldn't quite get through all of, I had a bite, despite being extremely full and it was delicious! Once...More

1  Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Polgooth Inn was a pub we visited on our recent visit to St.Austell for a holiday. We found it very popular and the two meals we had there were excellent. Very large portions and good value for money. Thoroughly recommend it

Thank carolea506
Reviewed 3 October 2016

This is a lovely country pub/restaurant in the small hamlet of Polgooth, just outside St Austell. It has parking for both cars and horses!! A large garden with lots of tables, cosy rustic bar area and a restaurant. Warm welcoming staff greeted us and our...More

1  Thank HilJills
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Can I give it 6 out of 5 ? We stayed in a cottage in Polgooth so we could purposely visit the Polgooth Inn. We were meant to eat there on 2 of our 3 night stay - we went all 3 nights. A lovely...More

Thank Rickster31
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a long weekend in Cornwall and had to put a review on a fantastic pub come restaurant in a small village in st Austell , the polgooth inn where we ate and drank for three nights, the beers are superb and...More

1  Thank Kenny S
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Jeanette G
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
15 August 2016|
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Response from Diane31 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there From the A390 At the McDonalds roundabout in St Austel take the B3237 road towards Pentewan sands and Mevagissey. through London Aprentice. The sign for Polgooth village is on the rights with a restaurant on the... More
Mike N
28 July 2015|
Response from Claire C | Reviewed this property |
It's VERY dog friendly. Dogs allowed inside as well as in garden. Water bowls provided.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$36
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
07:30 - 00:00
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
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 74089
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Award winning cosy Cornish pub situated in a beautiful valley near St Austell and the Eden Project serving great food, wine,ale, and coffee.
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