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Cormorant Restaurant

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Golant, Fowey PL23 1LL, England
01726 833426
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Dining options: Dinner
Description: Enjoy the very best of Cornish food, cooked to perfection, in this relaxed...
Enjoy the very best of Cornish food, cooked to perfection, in this relaxed and friendly riverside location. The restaurant looks out across the beautiful River Fowey. In summer the outdoor dining terrace is perfect for a light lunch, or al fresco dining in the evening. In the winter a wood burning stove transforms the Restaurant into a cosy and intimate delight.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cormorant Restaurant

Food was of a high quality, well presented and served efficiently with pleasant staff. There are lovely views so you should request a window seat.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2015
Debbie Q
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Bridgwater, England, United Kingdom
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Bridgwater, England, United Kingdom
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67 reviews 67 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015 NEW

Food was of a high quality, well presented and served efficiently with pleasant staff. There are lovely views so you should request a window seat.

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LICHFIELD
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We chose to eat here having read the trip advisor reviews and either the previous reviewers were tipsy when they reviewed this or we encountered it on a very poor day. We sat down and thought what a lovely place we'd come to with a lovely river view. We ordered drinks while we perused the menu. We ordered our food... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Now this is a bit of secret but one I am going to share. The food was outstanding and the views lovely. They do not invite children but a well behaved teenager was fine with them and we could not have been made more welcome.

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Lostwithiel
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

We decided to try the Cormorant after reading various reviews on Trip Advisor,it was a good decision We had a lovely meal at a reasonable price with attentive staff Glorious views over the River Fowey even on a cloudy dullish day

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Fowey, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

This year I have eaten four times at The Cormorant Hotel (within walking distance). Previously it has not been patronised by villagers, but now the food is so good we are beginning to go again. And it is good - a much better menu (no confit of pig's cheek!), a new chef and very good service. The helpings are perfect... More 

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DEVON
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37 reviews 37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Great 2 night break. Excellent accommodation, attentive service, fantastic food. Highly recommended. The dinner was first class

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Inventive chef and nice staff. Nothing too much trouble. Shame about you making me write 50+ characters because first sentence adequate!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Beautiful views, fantastic service, flavour we every bite. Didnt want the night to end. The cormorant is a hidden gem and a must go. Highly recommended

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Launceston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We had a brilliant meal - from the canapes to the petit fours, we couldn't fault it. The service was perfect, an interesting menu and very well executed. Portion sizes were spot on - not so big that one feels uncomfortable or has to leave food on the plate (impossible as far as I'm concerned!). We will be hurrying back!

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Newcastle upon Tyne
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Tucked away in the tiny hamlet of Golant, with beautiful views over the River Fowey. Service prompt, friendly and attentive without being fussy. Wine list good and reasonably priced. Food excellent and attractively presented. Very good value at £32 per head for three courses, with a more than adequate choice.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Golant, Fowey PL23 1LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: 01726 833426

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 46 - 53
  • Cuisine: European

Description

Enjoy the very best of Cornish food, cooked to perfection, in this relaxed and friendly riverside location. The restaurant looks out across the beautiful River Fowey. In summer the outdoor dining terrace is perfect for a light lunch, or al fresco dining in the evening. In the winter a wood burning stove transforms the Restaurant into a cosy and intimate delight.

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