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Polmear Hill | PL24 2AR, Par, St Austell PL24 2AR, England
24-2-01726-81-25-40
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Newport, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Visited twice during our holiday as dogs aren't just welcomed but out number people! It's a little higgledy-piggle to find your way in, multiple gardens, and bits to the pub (even an upstairs) but very welcoming and helpful and rectified a menu issue without any problems. A little clarity and direction could make this place special.

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Thank MaryJ18
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

On a recent visit to Par, this is one of our favorites. The carvery is lovely and great value. Staff and friendly and helpful and we will definitely be back!

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Thank MissSBR
London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Locals pub. Don't like outsiders .had to order food and drinks over the heads of the locals sitting at the bar .not to worry I'll take my business elsewhere.

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Thank ajg101971
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Had table booked and the service was quick at the bar and the carvery, we probably just beat the rush as it did get busy, so you may be unlucky if you call at a popular time, very nice food, was hot and plenty of choice. It is a bit cramped for space but dogs on leads are welcome which... More 

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Thank 715annie
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Fantastic food - superb homemade comfort. Great price and the new owners have done wonders with the place. Will return for more crumble and custard very soon!

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Thank emsharris07
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Booked here for Mothers Day meal because of good reviews about the carvery Our family party was 16 people table booked for 2.30 was on second sitting . When we walked in it was full people everywhere no where to sit you could just about stand without being in somebody's way. one of the staff told us the table was... More 

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Thank Vanessa h
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Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Staff are absolutely wonderful, always a laugh and always such a friendly welcome, ! Never a problem here and such a good day out, perfect for all weather types and all occasions, go there every week pretty much and love it

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Thank Chloe May C
Fowey, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2017

I have been to this pub many times, the carvery is usually very nice. Today we were told we couldn`t have a carvery because we hadn`t booked. This is ridiculous, there were loads of tables outside. The garden was looking very overgrown and tired, the grass looked untidy. I won`t bother going there again.

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Redruth, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

wife and i went here for something to eat 8 oclock on a monday night asked pleasant lady at bar for menu and she said there is a carvery also ,with a choice of beef or turkey,i opted for the carvery,wife had cajun chicken burger with side salad and lovely chips waitress called me up to carvery as wifes meal... More 

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Thank Ian F
Porthtowan, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

A group of 23 of us walked in the area and pre-booked our lunches for a set time. When we arrived, the service was adequate but a bit confused. The meals arrived so far apart that some had finished before the last meals arrived and they forgot 2 of the meals. When they came, they were average, but not great.... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Polmear Hill | PL24 2AR, Par, St Austell PL24 2AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Par
  • Phone Number: 24-2-01726-81-25-40

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