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Holmbush Inn

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Holmbush Road, St Austell PL25 3LL, England
+44 1726 68691
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The Holmbush is a lively and friendly pub, situated in St Austell. It is a...
The Holmbush is a lively and friendly pub, situated in St Austell. It is a family pub with a delightful beer garden and conservatory. Other facilities include an excellent pool area and wide screen TV's showing terrestrial sporting events. There is also a good sized car park on site. Peta and her team look forward to welcoming you to the Holmbush Inn!
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Visitor rating
  • 74
    Excellent
  • 72
    Very good
  • 24
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Late lunch 4.00 p.m

Recently re-vamped, nicely done, we had two for 19 pounds, husband had rump steak done to his liking, I had surf and turf and replaced chips and peas for salad from salad bar which we shared, as usual well cooked good value food, and it's so nice to be able to take our well behaved pooch into bar... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 3, 2015
Susanne v
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Bodmin, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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186 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Bodmin, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 NEW

Recently re-vamped, nicely done, we had two for 19 pounds, husband had rump steak done to his liking, I had surf and turf and replaced chips and peas for salad from salad bar which we shared, as usual well cooked good value food, and it's so nice to be able to take our well behaved pooch into bar area to... More 

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Cornwall
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

Excellent Service, Excellent Food, Nicely refurbished with more seating room. Really nice and friendly staff. A credit to St Austell Brewery.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Decent menu and usually well cooked, but service level is a bit hit and miss and value for money has dropped off over the last couple of years. But take it for what it is, basic pub grub, it is ok.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Very welcoming and friendly staff. Nice atmosphere. Food served in good time even though the pub was quite busy and most importantly the food was hot fresh and delicious. Will definitely be going back..

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Food is always cooked and served really well, meals are good value for money, even the small meals, and the staff can't do enough for you.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Food has always been excellent here never had a bad meal. Service is always quick even at busy times. Would say above average for food and will continue to visit

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Went in for lunch to meet up with friends that live local. We found everything was excellent. Really liked the new refurbished pub. Staff very helpful and friendly. Was impressed with the guy walking around (guessing the new manager) checking everything. Having been in the trade for 40 years could see this pub/restaurant is being run very well. Prices are... More 

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Saint Austell, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Lovely local pub good food and friendly helpful staff. The food is tasty and presented well. Wheelchair access is good as is parking. There is nothing I dislike.

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St Austell, United Kingdom
2 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The Holmbush Inn is a well run St.Austell Brewery Inn. The staff are friendly and as always the new refurbished pub will not suit everyone tastes. Some reviews are just but at moment there are for example no curtains so yes it does feel a little cold and stark. The new team are friendly and are determined to make the... More 

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Been in tonight and after seeing some of the previous posts, I was a bit apprensive, but it was fine, warm cosy, good welcome... New managers are going to take awhile, ( and especially after following Peter) but they are welcoming, the food is fine. It's had a nice refresh, and will be better when the curtains are up.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Holmbush Road, St Austell PL25 3LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 68691

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 25
  • Cuisine: British, Pub

Description

The Holmbush is a lively and friendly pub, situated in St Austell. It is a family pub with a delightful beer garden and conservatory. Other facilities include an excellent pool area and wide screen TV's showing terrestrial sporting events. There is also a good sized car park on site. Peta and her team look forward to welcoming you to the Holmbush Inn!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?