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Polgooth Inn

Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (73 reviews)
“nachos” (20 reviews)
“pudding” (37 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great Atmosphere
"Everything was just superb: Service friendly, cheerful and efficient"
Brian G
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2. Excellent Service
"Service is excellent and the food quality and quantity is very good"
Allan B
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3. Brilliant Place!
"The views over the valley to the pubs kitchen garden beautifully"
John C
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We visited a few times during our week long stay and every time the meal was great! We had a range of different meals and the quality was always high. The breakfast is piping hot and large! There is a lovely outdoor seating area and...More

Thank Sammi G
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Called in early Friday evening, the place was buzzing. We had not booked but friendly waitress found us the last table and swiftly sirted our drinks. Lovely variety on the special board thus week. I had the crab tian starter..OH the crab salad main. Both...More

1  Thank Fishydiner
Reviewed 22 April 2017

While on holiday we tried this lovely pub for Easter Sunday lunch. It was superb with a beautiful beef roast , excellent potatoes and veg.Very friendly service and good desserts too. We came back later in the week for dinner and were not disappointed. Well...More

Thank 8Aly
Reviewed 20 April 2017

this was the best Sunday lunch either myself or my wife have eaten outside our own home - the beef was lovely (melt in the mouth) - all of the veg were freshly cooked and the roast potatoes were fabulous - desert was good too!!...More

Thank mah18632016
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Very big portions, quick service and tasty food. Well worth a visit to this pub, we eat there twice and thoroughly enjoyed both experiences, the Sunday dinner is well worth a visit, but you will need to book.

Thank Finchyholidays
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Every year we come to Cornwall we visit the Polgooth Inn it's a lovely hidden away pub with stunning views and the lovely cows. Food always great and on a few occasions we went this year there was a live band playing. Well worth a...More

Thank LouiseSussex
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Visited last Thursday, was very busy when we arrived and we hadn't booked but decided to wait for a table, were told approx. 20 mins, was bang on! Ordered a steak, it was the best I've had in a very long time. We will def...More

Thank Samantha F
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Just got back from an Easter break to Cornwall and ate here two nights on the trot! This pub was listed as dog friendly so we decided to try it even though they were fully booked. Waited about 10 mins for a table at the...More

Thank Abi B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Very busy on a Saturday night, certainly worth booking. Good menu choice, reasonably priced. Children's menu, pens and drawing materials available. Nice, pleasant staff Very busy when we went therefore a small wait for food, not am issue for us as we where catching up...More

Thank Reg E
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic. Staff here.friendly,efficient and good quality food.Great meal.visited here on 13 th April.hadn't booked but shown to a table which had just been vacated. Very busy pub but served immediately. Drinks and food servect very quickly. Freshly cooked and a decent portion.hot and tasty.

Thank truckerWeymouth
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2 January 2018|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
sorry for late reply, Yes well behaved Dogs are welcome
31 August 2017|
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
Jeanette G
23 May 2017|
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Response from Karen C | Reviewed this property |
Yes I would say so too...my dad has Parkinson's & we had no problems here
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$71
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
7:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Polgooth
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 74089
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Award winning cosy Cornish pub situated in a beautiful valley near St Austell and the Eden Project serving great food, wine,ale, and coffee. Enjoy cosy fires in the winter months and a great pub garden in the summer
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