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The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
+44 1637 872010
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Food.

Had lunch here as a group of four. Perhaps the menu is a bit tired but the specials were good. The view from the terrace is stunning. Drinks and food all good value.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Wrightie66
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London, United Kingdom
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Had lunch here as a group of four. Perhaps the menu is a bit tired but the specials were good. The view from the terrace is stunning. Drinks and food all good value.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Lovely drinks and the food was lovely. Quite large portions that I wish there was an option for half size portions. Will be returning to try and sit either near a window or on the terrace.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Great views overlooking the beach and a huge outdoor garden. The food was god pub grub and there was live music. Great for families.

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Cornwall
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283 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Typical pub food kind of place but pleasant enough. Trouble is, Newquay has gone up a gear on food and that makes this place very average. Plenty of better options out there.

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

We come to Newquay every year and have visited this restaurant again. This year it was just to have a dessert after a meal somewhere else and also coincided with the place running a quiz night as part of Newquay Carnival week. Nice environment, good menu, good desserts. Staff good.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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47 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

only went in once found the drinks were very expensive and so was the food if they reduced their prices a little they might get a few more people in off the street pity cuz the beer garden is excellent

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

Went to steam for a meal with family, the food was average, a little while after we had finished our food we decidee to get some coffee`s. Stood waiting at the bar for 10mins. Finally i got served, as they took my order for the coffees the bar maid rolled her eyes and told me they are not doing hot... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I brought my wife here for a meal on our last night. We have been here before and greeted well. This evening I was pushed in front of under the eye of the bar staff, I made no comment, my bar attendant was rude as I made no note of my table number, my mistake, but no excuse for the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

Me and my local friend decided to pop in for a pint, we was asked for our I.ds and the barman rudely snatched the cards from our hands then began to talk down to us in a very impolite manner referring us as kids after inspecting our ages which were 20 and 21. After coming back for next beer a... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Very friendly staff, good service, stunning views and the food is good to. We had the award winning fish and chips and it was very nice. Would we eat there again probably yes.

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Address: The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
Phone Number: +44 1637 872010
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
Cuisine: British, Pub

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  • Address: The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872010

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub

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