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The Racehorse Inn

North Hill, Launceston PL15 7PG, England
+44 1566 786916
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“chateaubriand” (4 reviews)
“halibut” (3 reviews)
“beef” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
North Hill, Launceston PL15 7PG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited for lunch, the food was excellent in both quality and quantity. Although the service was warm and friendly it did not quite match the same high standard as the food. A pleasant location, good parking.

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited with friends who invited us for a birthday meal. Having visited once before and enjoying the food but not the ambience we decided to go again as it was rude to turn down an invitation. Only this time I decided to shave and wear...More

3  Thank Razzman15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has to be one of the best roast dinners I’ve ever had it was perfection.... Would recommend.... and can’t wait to go back ....

Thank trishuk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for making our family get together so special yesterday evening. From 84 years to 3 years all thoroughly enjoyed the lovely food, as you will have noticed from the empty plates! Please thank all the staff on our behalf.

Thank Jill C
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow what a heading. We will continue to work hard providing an experience like yours for everybody. So happy everyone enjoyed it so much! Thanks.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Assured of gluten free food + fresh vegetables.The meal of duck+delicious jus surpassed all expectations with beautiful flavours.Cooked to highest standards.Thank you for a great culinary experience. Asegurado de comida sin gluten.La comida de pato,jus con verduras frescas excedado todos esperanzas con sabores.Cocinado a alta...More

Thank 92helen
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We do understand all about allergies and intolerances and treat them very seriously. We avoid all cross contamination in the kitchen when we are advised. Thanks for mentioning this as the details here are an important part of what we do. Glad you enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely place to celebrate our anniversary. Friendly relaxed atmosphere. Chateaubriand cooked and presented to perfection. Our favourite celebratory meal. Thank you for doing it for us on a Sunday. Starter and pud of same quality. Cannot fault.

Thank Karen C
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Really happy you enjoyed it! It is always great to hear when what we do is appreciated. Thank you.

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Quite simply magnificent. A beautiful old pub in a remote location around 10 minutes from where we were staying (Rilla Mill). Cleverly I had booked a table for the following Saturday, but they took it very much in hand and dealt with my embarrassing error...More

Thank Benjamin O
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I cant thank you enough for such a great review. So happy you enjoyed our ambience we do try very hard and it is so good to receive a response of this nature. Good luck with the bump and look forward to seeing all of...More

Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Came here for a birthday treat with my partner as we were told that the food was fabulous-they did not lie! Every course that we had was fantastic and could not be faulted! It is fairly off the beaten track, but well worth the visit....More

1  Thank Rebecca C
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yes we are off the beaten track and new guests should ignore the sat nav in the final lap and stay on course for North Hill Village signposts otherwise even narrower lanes unfold! so pleased you enjoyed your celebration with us. See you soon-having very...More

Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

This is absolutely the cleanest pub restaurant I’ve been in! The staff are attentive, the ‘self taught’ chef is a treasure, her food is stunning! Fresh scallops coral on with black pudding and bacon and crab and pea panne- cotta were a great start to...More

Thank Goodfoodknight
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Wow! Thank you so much! Both Flori and I appreciate it when a guest not only enjoys the food and ambience but then takes the time to write so positively. Thanks again - see you soon.

Reviewed 6 September 2018

Great food (duck, steak,chicken) with excellent puddings. Staff made us truly welcome. A lovely experience and dog friendly too.

Thank Discover79861
Racehorse I, General Manager at The Racehorse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Yes we love dogs too and easily accommodate them- just happy if the owners behave as well !!!! Joking of course! Thanks for making the effort to review we are grateful

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22 September 2017|
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Response from Racehorse I | Property representative |
yes of course but please make a reservation thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: North Hill, Launceston PL15 7PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Launceston
  • Phone Number: +44 1566 786916
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