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The Watering Hole

19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
+44 1872 672054
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fajitas” (16 reviews)
“salad” (26 reviews)
“cake” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

If Calsberg did bars then this is possibly the best. Having visited Perranporth numerous times over the past 25 years this is my Mecca. The establishment provides excellent, food, beers, sky footie, music performances and lovely lovely girl staff TEAM HEAVEN !! No need to...More

1  Thank DOUG Y
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Doug! We love your review!! Thank you so much for your awesome feedback, we are so happy you have continually had such a good time with us here at the hole! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Many Thanks, The Watering Hole.

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dirty table, had to ask for it to be cleaned. Dirty floor!!!!Beach bar, expected sand on floor but not food and empty crisp packets. expensive but expect you to collect your own food. Staff young and don't appear to be trained in customer service and...More

1  Thank sharontony
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi There, Thank you for your feedback. I am very sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your time with us and that your complaint was not dealt with more quickly. Your experience was clearly not up to our usual standard and we can...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent bar good range of Cornish beers and ciders didn't eat here but food looked good. Lots of outdoor seating and sports on screen what's not to like

1  Thank James O
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi James, Thank you so much for your great feedback. We are happy you enjoyed your time here and look forward to welcoming you back soon! Many Thanks, The Watering Hole

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Perfect location, good choice of drinks and a decent menu. The fish & chips and beef chilli are recommended. Friendly staff and very dog welcoming too. Sit outside and enjoy

1  Thank John R
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi John, Thank you for a great review! We always love to hear a customer enjoying all aspects of our beach bar & are very proud to be doggy friendly too! We look forward to seeing you again soon. Many Thanks, The Watering Hole

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I am a poor student and finally took a break from revising to go have a nice meal at the beach. However, the chicken was as dry as sandpaper. Maybe prep more regularly.More

1  Thank alicedavey81
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Alice, Thank you for your review. I am very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your meal with us, this is not our usual standard and the appropriate managers will be informed. We hope you will consider returning again in the future for...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My daughter unfortunately spilt her drink onto her food as soon as it arrived at the table, that’s what kids do. I explained to the restaurant and asked if any chance they could make her up another small meal. I got a straight no, and...More

1  Thank Emma M
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Emma. Thank you for your feedback. We always appreciate hearing from locals and I'm very sorry to hear that you feel you experienced poor service with us. Our staff are trained to provide great customer service as a priority and are usually praised for...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visit to attend a gig, staff very friendly, spacious, large selection of drinks on draft and bottled including spirits, inside, sandy floor makes you feel your still on the beach and soaks up any spills. Bare Jams & Tankus the Henge were the...More

1  Thank raydickson59
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Ray. Wow what an amazing review!! Thank you so much for your lovely feedback, we are always happy to hear a customer enjoying everything The Hole has to offer. We look forward to seeing you later this year at our Jools Holland event! Many...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a week in Perranporth so had a few pints, coffees & cake here. Didn't eat but the food being served looked alright. They employ a lot of staff so we were served quite quickly.

1  Thank Welshbird41
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi There, Many Thanks for your feedback, we are happy to hear you enjoyed your time with us in Perran and look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Many Thanks, The Watering Hole.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited on 5th April when Bare Jams we’re supporting Tankus the Henge. Both were superb, great gig, great atmosphere

1  Thank LyndaCulley
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Lynda, Thank you for your fab review! We are glad to hear you had a great time at our event & look forward to seeing you here again in the future! Many Thanks, The Watering Hole

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice restaurant and facilities in the middle of the beach. What more can I say. Expect beach people and dogs. Cheap and cheerful food and service. Chilled out location. Fab

1  Thank Cubix F
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi There, Thank you for your lovely feedback. We are so happy you enjoyed our beach location and friendly chilled environment! We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Many Thanks, The Watering Hole

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Carol B
16 January 2018|
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Response from Peter B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are dog friendly
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Steve W
4 November 2017|
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Response from Skippyhumbug | Reviewed this property |
Lots of outside places, so it depends on the weather!
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Scottyam7
22 July 2016|
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Response from Darrenv1971 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Perranporth caters mostly for caravans but I think there are a couple of campsites within walking distance of the beach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Perranporth
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 672054
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