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The Garden Room Bar and Bistro

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41 melvill road, falmouth, cornwall | 41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
+44 1326 211222
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Mon 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 64
    Excellent
  • 24
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Certainly worth a visit

Beautiful spot in Falmouth. Family friendly. Lovely atmosphere. Massive outdoor space where you can eat and drink, as well as plenty of seating inside as well. The menu is of a good size and the food is tasty. Service is friendly and efficient. You can even walk up from the beach through their... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
Ceiny87
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Special occasions
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

Beautiful spot in Falmouth. Family friendly. Lovely atmosphere. Massive outdoor space where you can eat and drink, as well as plenty of seating inside as well. The menu is of a good size and the food is tasty. Service is friendly and efficient. You can even walk up from the beach through their gardens which are stunning. All in all,... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Great spot for a drink after enjoying a walk through the gardens. They also serve food and there is often live music in the garden. Plenty of tables to soak up some rays with a view of the sea.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Went there Saturday night, lovely surrounding but the actual bistro restaurant a bit like canteen, but don't put of by that...we have 3 course meal with a bottle of wine every course was seriously delicious amazing lost with words. This chef is doing some first class cooking there. Just for this place I am happy to go back to Falmouth.

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Hi. I'm glad you had a lovely meal. Thank you for the review, it's always nice to hear from another satisfied customer. More 

Truro, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

We had walked most of Falmouth and felt the need for a cream tea, I stopped in to see if they did a cream tea and we were in luck👍🏼 the young lady who served me was very polite and had excellent customer service skills, we thoroughly enjoyed our cream tea, the scones were a good size as well so... More 

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Hi thanks for the review. I'm glad you like our cream teas!!! see you again soon i hope. x More 

Penryn, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

simple menu, very well cooked and presented too, not been before but would certainly go again, especially if we were going to a show at the princess pavillions

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! Our new theatre programme is now available. Hopefully there will be something in there that strikes your fancy and we will see you in the restaurant again soon for a pre show meal! Ceinwen x More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Had a lovely meal in the Garden Room and Bistro which is part of Princes Pavillion which looks out to sea. The food was really excellent, could not fault it! Freshly prepared with fresh vegetables and topped with Pea Shoots, very tasty. This is a good venue as it has a theatre attached and the gardens are lovely to look... More 

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Thanks for stopping by! glad you enjoyed it. Thank you for tqaking the time to review us. We run that special offer for 3 weeks in the autumn as well so keep an eye out. Hope to see you again soon. Ceinwen x More 

Penzance, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

I had my first meal at princess pavillion yesterday. I paid just under £20 for 2 x Chickpea burger and chips. Unfortunately, it was all quite tasteless. Frozen chips and mash potato-like burgers. What a shame, as the atmosphere is so nice...

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review The Garden Room Bar and Bistro on Trip advisor. I am sorry to hear that your visit here was as disaapointing as you staed in your comments. I take any critisism very seriously as it does have a massive affect on our business and i like to keep customers as happy as... More 

England
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

We loved the food here. So much so that we ate here twice in four days. Great value and good portions. Our little boys loved running around the pavilion and we could see them easily. It's a family friendly place. I ate the goats cheese salad which was sooo tasty. And the fishcakes the other night. I would recommend both.... More 

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed yourselves. Hope to see you again soon!!! Cei x More 

redruth
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

I had I lovely lunch yesterday, great menu at reasonable prices and perfectly cooked . The staff where all smart and we were welcomed warmly when we arrived. Looking over the historic hard is such a relaxing way to spend lunch. Highly recommended.

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. Hope to see you and Mum here again soon!!!!! Cei x More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Lovely setting and very good value for money compared to other nearby venues. Had lovely lunch with mum for Mother's Day although would question Yorkshire puds with lamb and didn't like my gravy/jus put on for me. Had to send son's lunch back as he doesn't do gravy at all and very young waitress questioned this. I said I had... More 

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Princess P, Guest Relations Manager at The Garden Room Bar and Bistro, responded to this review

Hi thanks for the review. I'm glad you enjoyed your visit. Next time let us know exactly how you like your food and we shall serve it to your liking. We aim to please!! :-) Cei x More 

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Additional Information about The Garden Room Bar and Bistro

Address: 41 melvill road, falmouth, cornwall | 41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
Phone Number: +44 1326 211222
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD $8 to $23
Cuisine: French, Seafood, Mediterranean, British, Bistro

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41 melvill road, falmouth, cornwall | 41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 211222

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD $8 to $23
  • Cuisine: French, Seafood, Mediterranean, British, Bistro

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?