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Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar

Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
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Top notch Bar

Dropped by a couple of times this weekend and really like what this place is about. Took a... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2019
Nick L
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Chippenham, United Kingdom
Sexy Back Bar and Professional Bar Team

Popped in for a couple of cocktails and was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the back... read more

Reviewed September 8, 2019
TaffsterLondon
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London, United Kingdom
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Welcome to Tom Thumb, Newquay’s only premium independent cocktail bar and independent drinks specialists. Serving extraordinary original and classic cocktails with a vast array of exceptional spirits, beers, wines and coffee. From local gins to...more
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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27A East Street, Newquay TR7 1DN, England
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+44 1637 498180
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Reviewed September 22, 2019

Dropped by a couple of times this weekend and really like what this place is about. Took a recommendation for a whiskey on one visit and was served a delectable Irish tipple. I opted for a Cuban cocktail on the second visit and enjoyed a...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Nick L
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 23, 2019

Hi Nick L, Many thanks for the lovely review. So pleases that we were able to help you find some lovely spirits and hope to see you again soon for some more fine products! Thanks again

Reviewed September 8, 2019 via mobile

Popped in for a couple of cocktails and was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the back bar, the style and approach of the bar team and the surroundings. I asked for a classic cocktail based on one of their lovely back bar bottles...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank TaffsterLondon
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2019

Hi TaffsterLondon, Thank you for the lovely review and so pleased to see that you admire the back shelf. We take a lot of pride in making sure we stock some top end products and more importantly know how to use them! So glad it...More

Reviewed September 7, 2019

This lovely bar was only a 5 minute walk from our apartment so we had to take a visit! The decor was cosy and unique and the cocktail menu was varied and extensive. Would highly recommend if you’re wanting a classy evening of drinks.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Ellie B
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded September 7, 2019

Hi Ellie B, Thanks for the lovely review. So glad you hunted out down and you could walk home safe after a drink or two! Looking forward to serving you again soon

Reviewed August 26, 2019 via mobile

Blink and you’ll walk right passed this little gem. Amazing cocktails, beautifully delivered and sooooo tasty.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank luluG007
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2019

Hi luluG007, Thank you so much for the lovely review. We are so pleased that you loved the cocktails and all the extra bits like the presentation and flavour balance. We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

We visited on Saturday night after a bad dinner at the Mexican place up the road. What a change of scenery; a quirky little spot with charm and integrity. The bartenders are knowledgeable and the menu is well rounded, a modest backbar that contains the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank _the_hungry_nomad90
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2019

Hi 347sachah, Many thanks for the review. We are so pleased that were able to elevate your night and that you enjoyed the experience so much. We look forward to serving you again soon.

Reviewed August 21, 2019

Lucky Newquay having this sensational cocktail bar. We sampled margaritas, one made with smoky mescal, a whiskey sour and a french martini. All were absolutely delicious, made with style, expertise and artistry by the incredibly knowledgeable and friendly barman. Such a shame we only discovered...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Joanna H
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 23, 2019

Hi Joanna H, Many thanks for the most lovely review. Im so pleased i was able to chat and give you a memorable last night in Newquay. Now you know where are you will have to come back again!

Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Great margaritas, great Gin Cooler!! Thanks so much for delicious drinks and a great atmosphere . These guys are professionals.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Webster710
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded August 19, 2019

Hi Webster710, Thank you so much for the lovely review. We are so pleased that we were able to show you what we can do and provide the drinks and atmosphere to match. We look forward to serving you again soon

Reviewed July 28, 2019 via mobile

The owner was extremely welcoming and helpful with drink selection. Extremely knowledgeable man, which made the experience outstanding!

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank pauljarvis1
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 29, 2019

Hi pauljarvis1, Many thanks for the review. We pride outsells here on knowledge and guiding our customers in the right direction, im so pleased i was able to help. We look forward to seeing you again soon, Many thanks again

Reviewed July 26, 2019

This bar is a lovely little bar in the centre of Newquay the staff friendly, polite and very welcoming as the bar is situated in the town centre also close to the beech so very convenient for a lunch time drink and back to the...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Eddie020173
TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2019

Hi Eddie020173, Many thanks for the lovely review. Lovely to hear that all the staff are behaving and providing you with the lovely welcome! We look forward to serving you again soon

Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

Came here with my wife for a quick coffee and drink and it was ideal. The service was great and it had a great atmosphere. They have special craft ales and excellent coffee. Ideal for a visit day or night.

Date of experience: July 2019
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TomThumbNewquay, Owner at Tom Thumb Cocktail Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2019

Hi charlesj305, What a lovely review! Thank you for coming into the bar and we are so pleased that you enjoyed all we had to offer. We look forward to serving you again soon

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amanda_ams2
August 25, 2019|
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Response from TomThumbNewquay | Property representative |
Hi, Thanks for the message. We are a cocktail bar and have an extensive range of bar snacks but do not offer any full food options. Please feel free to pop in and have a chat about the food options in Newquay as our staff... More
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