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steam bar

$$ - $$$, British,
The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
+44 1637 872010
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (17 reviews)
“coleslaw” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
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11 - 20 of 379 reviews

Reviewed 4 September 2017

During our stay in Newquay we ate here a couple of times the service was quick and polite and the food orders were all good. Huge area for seating inside and out so always a good place to visit. Great views over the beach and...More

Thank Paul T
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for such kind words, I’m ever so happy to hear you have enjoyed your visits to us. I do hope to welcome you back in the future.

Reviewed 3 September 2017

This is a good place to eat if you want wholesome pub food does have big screen tv's if you like to watch sport while you eat.

Thank Dee B
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our restaurant, I am glad to hear you enjoyed it. We do hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We are local to Newquay and never had breakfast in steam so we thought we would give it a go it was a lovely sunny morning and the beer garden has lovely views! We were told to take a seat and a member of staff...More

Thank LawtonJ76
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

The staff do advise customers to take a seat, as a welcome in the restaurant. If they realise you are going outside they do explain you will need to come to the bar to order. I do apologise that this was not stated to you...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We visited Steam Bar recently with 2 children as we have often visited over the last few years however the menu is not as good as it was and it is very overpriced. We had a main course however we then ordered desserts and after...More

Thank Rebecca181
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review our establishment, I’m sorry to hear that it was not up to our normal standards. I will be bringing this up with the kitchen manager, so he can make sure this never happens again. I will also...More

Reviewed 31 August 2017

great views from there garden which is situated on the cliffs edge with great scenery. A wide range of drinks to choose from and the staff are friendly and smiley

Thank Deb1812
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review Steam. We are so happy to hear you did enjoy your visit to our restaurant and, we hope to welcome you back soon.

Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

After walking through most of Newquay to be turned away for dinner we came across this restaurant. There were plenty of seats available and it is a self order system so we were able to sit down to dinner straight away... the restaurant is clean...More

Thank Nicolepownall93
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Thank you for such a wonderful review of our restaurant. I am so glad to hear you enjoyed your visit to us. We do hope to welcome you back for dinner again soon.

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Called here with the children for a drink...drinks were nice...great staff and lovely views...unfortunately the play ground was shut which is why we went there but I would go back

Thank Dee.Rushton 1122
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Thank you for the review of our restaurant. I am so glad to hear you have enjoyed yourselves. The playground was closed for repairs this day, so I do apologise for that. We have re-opened the play area now, and look forward to your return.

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

First dish we ordered was a total disaster. Chicken with no style, nearly impossible to eat. Luckily the staff noticed our unhappy facial expressions, and intervened. They offered a new dish which was way better than the first one. Wide variety of beers and caring...More

Thank Magdalena M
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Many thanks for the review of Steam, I am sorry to hear your food was not up to scratch. I am however happy to hear that the staff did intervene and get you a brand new meal, which you could enjoy. It is always a...More

Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great place to eat with brilliant views over Towan beach. Very big dining area, and outside seating area. Good food and drinks.

Thank lesbev
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, we are very happy to hear you had an enjoyable visit to our restaurant.

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Stayed in Newquay first week of August with family of 5 and 2 dogs. Visited this restaurant several times for breakfast , lunch and dinner. Service and food were both excellent. Views were amazing and really appreciated being able to take dogs with us. Would...More

Thank SarahLR18
StAustellManagement, Manager at steam bar, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you for such kind words, we really appreciate the time taken to review the restaurant. I do hope if you return to Newquay in the future, you will join us again.

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Smiffy500
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yes I have seen dogs inside and out
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Great Western, Newquay R7 2NE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872010
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