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St Pirans Inn

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Holywell Bay, Newquay TR8 5PP, England
+44 1637 830205
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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St Austell, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

When Open fantastic food and Chris the landlord is very good and helpfull, there is an outside eating area for when the sun is shining

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Thank Padstow2008
Banstead, United Kingdom
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1,141 reviews
854 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 462 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017

When you walk the coast path you can't miss this place and it has great views of the beach. The outside seating is pastel coloured and sits on Astro turf which shouldn't work but it does and the beer is well kept and the food lovely. It's a great place to stop if the sun is shining.

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Thank LargelyMonk
Chichester, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

We didn’t set out to eat at St Piran’s Inn when we were looking for something to eat during our recent holiday in Cornwall. We had intended to visit a restaurant in the nearby village of Cubert but when we got there it was inexplicably closed. We were left high and dry without a paddle, stuck in the middle of... More 

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Thank Bollinger28
Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

As a keen walker on the South West Coastal Path imagine my disappointment when we told to take our jackets off before entering. Wet or even a perception of being rain sodden this was a first for us, especially when we told to leave our expensive jackets and rucksacks outside. It was not even raining at the time! Not the... More 

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Henley-on-Thames
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Firstly, we have been here before but only for a brief lunch last year. It was fine. Positioned fantastically at the edge of Holywell Bay beach, we had planned to use it as our 'go to' pub while staying in Holywell. However, no, they were only open Thursdays - Sundays and were actually closing for the season on the Sunday!... More 

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Thank Tangolady_11
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016

Visited in October and were surprised the pub was still open as they normally close for the winter at the end of September. I've had braised ox cheek with mash and sweetened carrots whilst my wife had fresh halibut with new potatoes, vegetables and lemon and caper sauce. Our daughter very much enjoyed southern fried chicken. All of the portions... More 

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Thank Dan V
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Very clean and tidy, lovely outdoor space with great view of Holywell bay. Staff very friendly and always busy Wether it be service customers or keeping the place clean and tidy. Didnt get a chance to try the food as the kitchen had closed but would certainly have liked too.

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Thank Thomas S
Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Love this bar when the suns out as its right on the beach and dog friendly. The Corev beer is great too as are the views over the sand dunes where Poldark is filmed.

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Thank jacs222
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

Such a big improvement from last year. Food is typical pub fare, but it was cooked just right. Service was cheerful and quick. Portions are good size, the Scampi was fresh and cooked just right. Deserts are a little limited but as this is the end of the season I do not think this can be held against this establishment.

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Thank mrtafft
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016

nice food and friendly service. great location right on the beach and family friendly. we were staying at holywell bay holiday park and this is a 10 minute walk away

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Thank Steven G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holywell Bay, Newquay TR8 5PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 830205

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?