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Bodmin Jail

Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
+44 7867 455999
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (6 reviews)
“salmon” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (12 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
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Reviews (354)
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1 - 10 of 354 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent visit, informative and interesting. Felt a heavy presence in certain areas and a spooky vibe! Write ups really interesting, albeit repetitive in some areas. History is truly wonderful! Tea room was nice, cream tea (scones were lovely and warm ☺️ a real treat) Gift...More

Thank Alison F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful building and good food. I was however the only diner in the whole place however staff were lovely

Thank Kirsty F
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, we are glad that you enjoyed your trip. We are sometimes less busy on weekdays. For your information, repair works are going on to update the exhibits. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 20 May 2017

So worth a visit. We went to Bodmin jail 2012 and loved it but on our visit today many changes have been made!! All for the better it is a truly amazing place to visit and they give you so much knowledge on the jail...More

Thank Linda J
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your feedback. We are very happy that you enjoyed your experience at Bodmin Jail. For your information, repair works are going on to update the exhibits. We hope that you will come again soon.

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Definitely worth a visit. A spooky walk around the old cells with mannequins in various poses. A nice cafe which has been upgraded and pleasant staff

Thank wayne c
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your review. We are very happy that you enjoyed your visit. For your information, repair works are going on at Bodmin Jail to update the exhibits. We hope that you will come again.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Surprisingly good,nice restaurant situated in the main hall,menu you had a good selection of meals and snacks,the young lady who served us was very polite and the meals were excellent

Thank David A
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Do wrap up warm. If you intend to descend into the lowest levels of the jail as it is cold. Some of the exhibits could do with up dating (bringing into the 21st century ) We had lunch as soon as we arrived, not cheap...More

Thank stuart822
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

As much as it was very interesting, think they could do better with the exhibits . Make them a bit more real and move . Not sure the value was worth it . If you have trouble with walking or stairs this isn't for you...More

Thank elliswendy
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review, active refurbishment and repair work is currently going on and the exhibits will be improved very soon.

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Quite unexpected..what a nice restaurant although when we visited it was very quiet. However the menu was surprisingly basic in a positive way for such surroundings with comfort food together with old favourites and very reasonably priced. Had a good Curry and Chilli which warmed...More

Thank george b
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we are very happy that you enjoyed your experience at Bodmin Jail.

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Very enjoyable visit with friendly staff... Nice to see the renovation work as it such a lovely building with historical interest. Quite happy to pay the £10 entrance fee for works to be continued and I would visit again.

Thank Victoria K
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we are very happy that you enjoyed your visit to Bodmin Jail and hope that you will come again.

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Starter of soup was quite nice, mains were a good size but the 'beef' burgers tasted like lamb burgers and couldn't be eaten. We told the staff and nothing was done about it regarding the bill. The Waitress was new so we can forgive this...More

1  Thank Andrew W
Mark G, Customer Relations Manager at Bodmin Jail, responded to this reviewResponded 12 April 2017

Thank you very much for your review, we are very sorry to hear about your experience at the restaurant. For your information, major changes are happening at Bodmin Jail, including some menu changes as well as refurbishment and repair work. Thank you again for this...More

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neilallso
What is the phone number please? as you have a number that does not work on your website. one number missing.
13 September 2016|
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Response from nverr | Property representative |
0120876292
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camshell2
do you have gluten-free options
22 July 2016|
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Ring 0120876292
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 21:30
Monday
09:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
09:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
09:30 - 21:30
Thursday
09:30 - 21:30
Friday
09:30 - 21:30
Saturday
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: +44 7867 455999
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