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Lugger Inn

The Quay, Polruan PL23 1PA, England
+44 1726 870007
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (53 reviews)
“dressed crab” (13 reviews)
“seafood” (24 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
The Quay, Polruan PL23 1PA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

No welcome, no atmosphere, no service and very underwhelming food! I asked the landlord what was in the luxury fish pie and he didn't really seem to know but said 'a mixture of white fish and salmon'. The only fish I could discern was Mackerel...More

Thank Judith G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Having decided to take the risk and head across the water to Polrun and hope they had a table we were not disappointed. Most accommodating and the food was great. Introducing our Canadian friends to mussels as a starter everyone enjoyed them even one member...More

Thank PAnn57
Reviewed 1 week ago

Seems to have changed hands since we were last here. Used to be outstanding, now average. Nothing to complain about, it was just so good before and is now nowhere near as good as it was.

Thank Debbie G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this place. It had age to it, warn slate steps and really good food and Cornish Ales. 5 of us ate and every dish was spot on. The fish dishes were fresh and were lovely. Note something that i only post if i...More

Thank reuben r
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Menu looked reasonable nice but it was lunch time so ordered ploughman to share , we sat up the top of stair and I could hear the kitchen saying defrost pork pie 3 mins defrost make sure it’s defrost , sorry that put me straight...More

2  Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for lunch and a pint en the way to Fowey. I wanted a lightish lunch but most meals came with chips. Then I saw the ploughmans, £15 to share. 2 cheeses, pie, ham, pickles, strips of celery, carrot & red pepper, warm bread....More

Thank Dave E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We looked at trip adviser before arriving for our week in Polruan and this looked like the place to eat, but it really isn't, go to the Russell Inn instead. It was unfriendly, cramped, noisy and had cigarette smoke wafting through from the outdoor snug....More

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic Fowey, after a delicious dinner, a relaxing sit on the quay,always something to see,would recommend.

Thank Carole E
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Oh wow! Amazing little place! So cosy and welcoming and a great menu! Spoilt for choice. The food was incredible... best meal I've ever had! Kilo of mussels was amazing too! Great service. But the food.... fantastic!

1  Thank Eve R
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Staying at a lovely Cottage in Polruan it was a pleasant evening in the Lugger Inn drinking local ales in a busy pub taking on board the atmosphere of local customers. There was traditional pub food and whilst it was fairly busy the owners were...More

Thank Paul M
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Questions & Answers
Janet H
5 September 2018|
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Response from Dominic E | Reviewed this property |
Yes dogs are allowed ( welcomed even )
7 March 2017|
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Response from laineyNotts | Property representative |
Hello there, there is parking on the Quay outside the pub, you just pay at the post office, but there are steps up to the pub, unfortunately we are not wheelchair friendly but we are happy to assist. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Polruan PL23 1PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Polruan
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 870007
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