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Bodmin Jail

Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
+44 7867 455999
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“scones” (8 reviews)
“pastry” (4 reviews)
“rainy day” (6 reviews)
Open Now
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Berrycoombe Road, Bodmin PL31 2NR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had Sunday lunch in the restaurant at the gaol. The setting was interesting and pleasant and the food was the same. Staff were pleasant and helpful. Nice food and reasonable prices, but nothing outstanding. There weren't many people there when we went, but the...More

Thank Pauline H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When asked to choose a menu in advance I'd expect some full focus on what is being served. the roasted tomato soup was quite flavourful, the pork loin was overcooked,! tough and lacked flavour with a small scoop of pretty dull gloopy mashed potato ,...More

Thank nickpickles
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very interesting place, but quite expensive with entry at £10 for adults. Friendly staff. Glad we went.

Thank Tim B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It has been some 10 years since I was in the gaol for a meal. It is currently going through a massive upgrade to make it into a rather interesting hotel complex. We took my wife's parents and our daughter for a birthday luncheon. The...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having visited the jail we thought it would be convenient to eat in the restaurant. After waiting over an hour for our food, including food for two young children, they had missed one of the meals all together. The rest of the party had finished...More

Thank Enigma1313
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an hour or so bimbling around the jail with some amazing history, decided to grab a bite to eat and a coffee before leaving. An hour later still no sign of the food, kids getting hungry and several other families did the same as...More

Thank Nicholas C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is an interest place, it is very small, and doesn't take more than 20mins to complete. It isn't suitable for disabled people, as due to the contraints of the building there is no wheelchair and buggy access, and as the building is over 5...More

Thank sawk00494
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Visit here. Amazing history. Very sad as well at the same time. Lots of lives lost. Read the boards by each section

Thank Slimmingworldmom
Reviewed April 29, 2018

My wife and I called in to the Jail having visited it some years ago a d remembered that the food was good. We had tried a few other places locally but felt they were not suitable. We had not visited the restaurant before in...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Spent just over an hour here and yet it’s advertised as a truly memorable DAY out, all you see is scaffolding, scaffolding, scaffolding, which would of been ok had it of been mentioned on the website. No tour guides as advertised, and the free to...More

Thank emwoll
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April 3, 2018|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to take so long in answering your question, but I have only just seen it. I have not heard of any weird things happening at the Jail and I have been there quite a few times so maybe I'm immune to anything like that.
September 13, 2016|
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Response from nverr | Property representative |
July 22, 2016|
Response from nverr | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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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