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Polgooth Inn

Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish pie” (74 reviews)
“nachos” (21 reviews)
“jacket potato” (18 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
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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201 - 210 of 1,592 reviews

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Set on an attractive hillside, and not without atmosphere. The waitress warned us that the sardines could be boney, so I ordered fish pie. She soon returned to tell me it was off. Not an extensive menu, so I ordered roast pork, which was OK....More

1  Thank Barrie L
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is first and foremost a fantastic restaurant, with a great set of meals for adults but the kids menu is for only up to 7 and then there are 3choices for kids, scampi of cod and chips, half size or veg lasagne. So for...More

1  Thank Harvey C
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Really beautiful pub, with lots of history, it was darn and raining but I think the outside area looked nice, I went here with 3 children and my mum. The staff were friendly and the food looked really nice but the menu wasn't massive, the...More

Thank sairsair1
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful place to have an amazing meal..freshly cooked ,using local produce..and very tasty..outdoor seating in case you fancy youre meal Al fresco..weather permitting obviously. Reasonably priced for gorgeous, tasty food. Friendly , helpful and polite staff...

1  Thank Jacqui L
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Crab salad was Huge and lovely and fresh leaves and tiny peppers were delicious. Home made burger equally large and tasty. Highly recommend

1  Thank billandden
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The Polgooth Inn was recommended by locals & didn't disappoint. The food was delicious and the staff were friendly.

1  Thank Anna W
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Recommended on trip adviser so we decided to stop for lunch. Although there was no outside equipment for our kids to play on, it was very child friendly with colouring and a kids menu. It also has a "proper pub" feel to the inside which...More

2  Thank Dorset_traveller888
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

This is not only a beautiful setting but a welcoming place to eat with children and dogs. Customer service was swift, efficient and professional. Food was faultless and the menu suited even our fussy-eating son, who enjoyed boneless spare ribs and even took his left...More

1  Thank theresaolive
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Phoned on the off chance as it was a very rainy day and guessed it would be packed. Lucky for us they said they could fit us in early which suited us. Explained we were bringing a dog...no problem the lady said. Arrived and decided...More

2  Thank valandbob33
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a family lunch whilst on a bike ride. The setting and the beer garden is beautiful. I had the super food salad with black rice and duck, it was the best meal I've ever had in a pub, worth every penny !!!...More

1  Thank Sally-bennett1987
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3 January 2018|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
sorry for late reply, Yes well behaved Dogs are welcome
1 September 2017|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
Jeanette G
24 May 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
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 66
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
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
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 12:00 am
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
  • E-mail
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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