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The Garden Room Bar and Bistro

41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
+44 1326 211222
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“potatoes” (3 reviews)
“table service” (3 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
British, Mediterranean, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have been here many times and never been disappointed until now. I popped in last Wednesday afternoon and booked a table for 7pm that same evening. The booking was recorded in the diary. We had family visiting and were really looking forward to our dinner....More

Thank lardheadCornwall
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Table service was good, but meals have got price, and bar service was erratic. I was at the bar, with the young lady staff waiting as I hesitated over which cider (of two) I wanted, when two other customers walked in and she left me...More

Thank Homer252
Reviewed July 31, 2017

The garden room is part of the Princess Pavilions which are hosts to a venue which can do weddings and parties as well as having shows we were lucky enough to see a group called Edison Lighthouse for free, it also boasts a fine restaurant,...More

Thank 423henryk
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Despite living locally hadn't been for quite a few years to the gardens. Wanting somewhere accessible for lunch with friend who is in a motorized wheelchair we tried here. Very pleased we did. Nice stroll through the gardens and no problem for wheelchair, had choice...More

Thank Shar y
Reviewed July 12, 2017

I love sitting here after a beach day. Take my lunch with a beautiful view to the Princess Pavilion. One of my favourites is the jacked potato in several variations, mines is jacked potato with tuna and mixed salad. After lunch sitting here with a...More

Thank GeScha2014
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Came for dinner on Bank Holiday Monday with family, it was very quiet considering it was half-term. The food is always excellent, not ordinary pub grub, but really tasty dishes with great vegetables. Service is always good. Can't understand why it was not busier, I...More

Thank lardheadCornwall
Reviewed June 7, 2017 via mobile

Now and again we choose to go somewhere different, and this time we went to the Princess Pavilion Garden room and Restaurant, very very nice, good food, good service, and lovely views of the gardens, would recommend it, in fact we are going again today.

Thank Trish A
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

Easily catered for varying dietary needs with no prior notice and no fuss. Pleasant environment especially on a sunny day. Friendly staff. Can't believe we haven' t been here before but we will return.

Thank cerilewis1
Reviewed May 3, 2017

We decided to have dinner here before our show at the Pavillion. The menu was surprisingly limited but we managed to find something and it was very nice, as was the service. We felt a lot more could have been done with the restaurant to...More

2  Thank langtreelass
Reviewed December 22, 2016

A good choice of main meals including starters and deserts for around £12, £6-8 and £5. We enjoyed oven baked salmon fillet with saffron and citrus pinhead crumb with saute potatoes white wine and cream sauce with carrots, brussel sprouts and mange tout. St Austel...More

1  Thank Colin-The-Fishy
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Questions & Answers
May 16, 2016|
Response from Princess P | Property representative |
Hi there. This is the menu for Thursday evening. If you would like to book a table (which I would recommend as we will be busy) give us a call on 01326311277 or 01326211222 Starters… Homemade soup of the day with crusty... More
Afric V
April 29, 2016|
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Response from Princess P | Property representative |
Yes we have a children's menu available. it is not on the main menu but if you ask your server they will gladly provide you with one. We also have an outdoor play area and a huge lawn so its a great venue for the little... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Large groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Melvill Road, Falmouth TR11 4AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 211222
  • E-mail
The Garden Room Bar & Bistro is open daily serving refreshments, lunch and dinner and has a fully licensed bar. Spacious family-friendly bar/bistro next to the adjoining Princess Pavilion concert hall. Enjoys a unique location nestled in Gyllyngdune Gardens beside the famous Edwardian bandstand overlooking Falmouth Bay. Free brass and silver bands on Sundays throughout the summer, plus free jazz nights on Fridays, rock n' roll on Tuesdays and choirs on Mondays. Fully licensed bar / refreshments and snacks all day / lunch menu 12pm-2pm / dinner menu 6pm-9pm / pre show meals / Sunday lunch
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