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The Old Quay House

$$ - $$$, British,
Old Quay House Griggs Quay | Lower Lelant, Hayle TR27 6JG, England
+44 1736 753445
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (14 reviews)
“side salad” (8 reviews)
“ham” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Old Quay House Griggs Quay | Lower Lelant, Hayle TR27 6JG, England
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1 - 10 of 558 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Carvery food wonderful, plenty of choice. Puddings lovely. Staff friendly. Can sit in or out by the water.

Thank diamondbluelady1
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I always say eat where the elderly eat and your guaranteed a cracking Sunday lunch..and this is the place..it's also good for families with the play park at the back..

Thank jackocornishdale1234
Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked a table for six, for a special occasion It’s been a while since I’ve been here, but I’ve always enjoyed. It’s very family orientated so can be quite lively You go to the bar and order. It was suggested we open a tab...More

2  Thank Ukoneuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

A group of us met up for a school reunion. It was a weird set up where you were given a menu at your table and then had to go to the bar to place your order. Once the meal order had been taken we...More

Thank Carlyszoo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely carvery! One of the best i have had! Great helpful staff. One of the staff come over with children's bags and biscuits for the dogs which i thought was really lovely. Thank you. Would highly recommend and would definitely visit again if i was...More

Thank Zoeiles2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here on a Sunday evening whilst on holiday in the area. The car park was really full & we thought that there was no chance of getting a table as we hadn't booked. Upon entering it was busy but they did have a table...More

Thank Diddle1983
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a wet Sunday afternoon and after originally going to the Watermill which was very busy we decided to give the Quay house a try I've driven past here for many years but never visited before. I'm not usually a lover of carvery Sunday...More

Thank renee m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sixteen of us booked here for an evening meal. There was a good choice on the menu, I had a beef tikka curry, several had a delicious turkey pie, and others had seafood brochettes which they declared were lovely. The pudding was to die for,...More

Thank Michele1914
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had an evening meal as part of a pre-booked group of 17. The food was very good, but some of the portion sizes were immense and few cleared their plates as a result. I opted for seafood kebabs which were delicious and one of...More

Thank Primrose38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As others have highlighted, apart from the garden, kids play area and good selection of local spirits, the food is a real let down. For the money I think it's the worst I've had. Over £30 for scampi, fish and chips plus a kids meal....More

Thank Ashley C
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Julia G
30 October 2016|
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Response from quayhousehayle | Property representative |
Dear Julia, Our restaurant and bar area are wheelchair accessible, but would advise you to book in advance (01736 753445) so that we can allocate you a suitable table according to the size of your wheelchair. Look forward... More
7 September 2016|
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Response from quayhousehayle | Property representative |
We accept well behaved dogs on leads in our bar lounge, subject to availability and in our garden.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Old Quay House Griggs Quay | Lower Lelant, Hayle TR27 6JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Hayle
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 753445
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Perfectly located on the water's edge of the beautiful RSPB Hayle Estuary Nature Reserve, experience stunning views whilst enjoying our delicious home-made food in our restaurant, relax with a real ale in our cosy bar area or watch the children on the play area in our large estuary side garden. Our very popular carvery is available every Sunday lunch and dinner, along with our normal menu (booking advised).
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