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Bodmin Jail

$$ - $$$
British, Bar
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Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
09:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 21:30
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing to see this jail, and to see the crimes people were put in jail for also the conditions they lived in.

Thank foofyfinkle
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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238 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with friends for Sunday Lunch and was pleasantly surprised as this was our first visit. Quite unique the location offers much to see for an admission fee but the restaurant is easily accessible with parking near by, for passing trade. The food and service for lunch was to a good standard and good value. Well recommended if you are... More 

Thank Robert H
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed Sunday lunch here today. Welcoming staff and surroundings. Good service. Tasty reasonably priced menu. The chef also kindly offered vegan options not on the menu. Mushroom risotto was delicious as was the stuffed peppers. Thank you

Thank paulacooper
Wigan, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were extremely friendly and the food was absolutely to die for! Tasted straight from a 5 star restaurant !! The restaurant is very underrated and in my opinion needs more recognition . Would recommend to everyone.

Thank lusykes2003
Penzance, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

The service was very poor. From the time we were seated for our meal, 8.45pm till we finished 11pm! Long wait between courses. Main course wasn't quite as described on the menu. I would give the whole meal event only 5 out of 10! Also I ordered a pot of tea prior to the meal, but they forgot to supply... More 

1 Thank pjwalsh1947
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Bodmin Jail used to be our favourite resturant a couple of years ago. After moving back to Bodmin we celebrated a birthday meal. Service was extremely slow and staff didnt want to be there. Food, well 2 meals were not eadable...the 2 vegetarian meals available were not imaginative at all. I will not be going back, the place looked and... More 

1 Thank puckey91
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Staff service was excellent The old chapel has been renovated to an excellent standard The food excellent A very interesting surprise and not what I expected Will certainly be popping again in the near future

1 Thank plymouthcouple2013
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

Wow!!! Amazing food! Amazing service!! Brilliant prices!!! 100% best back soon!! Thank u to the bodmin jail restaurant team!!

Thank Niki-muskett
Penzance, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Mrs R hasn't been here since she was at school, the rest of us have never been here, not sure why. Had a very good lunch in the restaurant - good food and friendly service. Aware of allergies too. Why can't all tourist attractions have restaurants like this? Enjoyed our tour of the gaol after lunch too, lots to see... More 

Thank RetallickRamblers
Bristol, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Last came around 11 years ago and it was okay but did not use all the outstanding features and history of this impressive building. Now though it's fantastic. Lots of improvements and better use of the site covering history and showing the buildings at their best. There are apparently plans to regenerate the buildings into a hotel though keeping the... More 

Thank William H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Bar
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bodmin
  • Phone Number: +447867455999

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