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Polgooth Inn

Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“fish pie” (72 reviews)
“nachos” (20 reviews)
“jacket potato” (17 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great Atmosphere
"Everything was just superb: Service friendly, cheerful and efficient"
Brian G
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2. Excellent Service
"Service is excellent and the food quality and quantity is very good"
Allan B
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3. Brilliant Place!
"The views over the valley to the pubs kitchen garden beautifully"
John C
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1 - 10 of 1,546 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I were staying in a holiday cottage just up the road and had two meals here during our stay. The pub's atmosphere was great, good mix of ages and people in both the bar and the restaurant. We sat outside on both...More

Thank Katie B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch on a dismal Tuesday in April. Well, the joint was jumping and rightly so. The friendliness of the staff to the quality of the food could not be bettered. A very good selection of wines by the glass and a...More

Thank 699gail
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Great to hear that your visit here was a success! Good to hear that you enjoyed the gluten free menu. The Team here are dedicated to your customer service and we are really chuffed that you experienced genuinely friendly great service. Come and see us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite possibly the best food I’ve had. Home grown veg and locally sourced produce, our Sunday lunch was to die for. C16 inn great warm atmosphere attentive staff, cider and a great wine list. I had the squid followed my a giant haddock fishcake served...More

1  Thank bluefruit45
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thanks for your lovely review, we are genuinely pleased to hear that you enjoyed your recent visit to us. Great to hear that you loved our selection of wines also! Come and see us again soon, there is always lots going on. Why not try...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying at the local Cornwall Hotel and wanted to go out somewhere nice to eat. On completing the local google search I came across this pub. After phoning and speaking to a lovely lady I booked at table for 2. This pub is beautifully set...More

Thank Lisa Jane V
Polgooth-Inn, Owner at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So pleased you loved our pub and we were able to offer you a fantastic meal - the horse parking is surprisingly popular! Hope to see you next time you visit the area

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the specials to the menu all food was delicious. Lots of speciality gins, Cornish ales & ciders. Our daughter is dairy intolerant and they catered for her every need with no complaint. The staff are so friendly and best of all they are dog...More

Thank MrsM50
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear your lovely review, we stock a great bar! We will pass your compliments on to our chefs and the front of house team. Its great to hear that you experienced a genuine friendly welcome and great service while you were here and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I had never visited The Polgooth Inn, even though we live not too far away and had heard good things about it. We had a very good meal, exactly as described on menu, well cooked, served hot and delicious. We only ate...More

Thank QueenSofia
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad that you came to visit us and enjoyed it! Great to hear that your service was friendly and cheerful and that you enjoyed your food. Come and see us again, perhaps try out our lovely breakfasts served on a Friday &...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent the morning at the Eden Project and really fancied a Sunday lunch but being Easter Sunday didn't hold out much hope! We found this pub online with great reviews. On arrival the car park was packed but nevertheless we braved the rain and...More

Thank simonhutley2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for a evening meal on a busy Saturday evening,seated and serviced very promptly,meals were first class and the service was very good to,served by a very polite young man,will be visiting again

Thank Spookweim
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear that you enjoyed your meal and that you were pleased with the service! We look forward to welcoming you again soon! Thanks from the Team at The Polgooth Inn

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hubby and I found this wonderful place after having spent a wonderful summer afternoon in Penzance, we pretty much missed lunch so we’re looking for food at a good pub on the way back home. We did call ahead, while the restaurant wasn’t going to...More

Thank Karen K
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review, we will pass on your comments to our chefs. We are pleased that you enjoyed your seafood. Great to hear that you treated yourselves to a desert wine and puddings. We hope to welcome you again soon, don't forget to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Booked a family meal here over Easter and was very impressed. All the family had very good food including the ribs (yummy), the burger, the fish curry and the fish & chips. Was about £100 for the meal with drinks and would definitely go back....More

Thank SiFi999
Polgooth-Inn, Manager at Polgooth Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your lovely review, we are pleased that you and your family enjoyed your visit here. We hope you come and see us again soon and check out our latest small batch brew or perhaps our Gin of The week! We will pass your...More

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barrells
January 2, 2018|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
sorry for late reply, Yes well behaved Dogs are welcome
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meliahemsley
August 31, 2017|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
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Jeanette G
May 23, 2017|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say so too...my dad has Parkinson's & we had no problems here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $70
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Polgooth
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 74089
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Description
Award winning cosy Cornish pub situated in a beautiful valley near St Austell and the Eden Project serving great food, wine,ale, and coffee. Enjoy cosy fires in the winter months and a great pub garden in the summer
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