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Blisland Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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Blisland, Bodmin, England
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I have been to the blisland on many occasions first visiting my friends who had moved to the village....but have been back on several occasions on holiday as i now consider the people of the pub as my friends...great food lovely people fab atmosphere what a pub should be cant wait to go back in a couple of weeks!!

Thank Mel W
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Myself and my partner were staying within walking distance of the pub for a week, so we took the opportunity to make the most of it! It's a real pub - no corporate giant manufactured rubbish here. If you're after a bistro or fine dining, this pub is unlikely to be for you but if you are looking for excellent... More 

Thank Pristine_Chaos_UK
Bodmin, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visit the Blisland Inn once or twice a week - sometimes more often. Don't expect a family-friendly gastro-pub - 'The Blis' is what pubs used to be - but what far too few actually are nowadays. If you want a wide, constantly changing selection of ales, ciders, gins, etc., etc., (yes there is lager and wine too), you're at... More 

Thank cctransuk
North Tawton, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We headed to the Blisland Inn after hearing good reviews from many people. As soon as we arrived we were told we had to go on the back room as we had children with us due to them not having a license for children to be in the bar area?? The menu was poor and on the back had a... More 

1 Thank pippinsuds
Penzance, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I popped in for a drink with my partner when we were on a break away in Camelford. Very friendly staff and even the customers were helpful when I couldn't decide which beer to have from the vast array at the bar (a welcome sight)! It is one of those lovely old style pubs which hasn't gone the dreadful way... More 

Thank Katie B
Worthing, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

This pub is situated in a lovely area and had a warm friendly atmosphere. I got the feeling it was frequented by locals and there was a buzz in the bar. We ate in the restaurant area and were the only people in so a very quiet atmosphere. The menu gave a varied choice of your usual pub standards and... More 

Thank scotties00
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited last Thursday with four of my friends. Horses parked outside the door and inside there were a joyful atmosphere and a large cheerful crowd and behind the bar were friendly, welcoming and equally cheerful staff. Although cheerful it wasn't louder than that you could hold a pleasant conversation. We had food and it was a good honest pub-grub, not... More 

Thank Mattias Å
Worthing, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Located in the most delightful village on the edge of Bodmin Moor the Blisland Inn is one side of the village green and the Parish church the other side; wonderful! This is a popular public house with a good reputation for its beer. There is ample choice with up the eight hand pumps serving a wide variety of mostly Cornish... More 

Thank MojaveJoe
Axmouth, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Hunted this one down as it has a good reputation for cask ales & totally justified. Great choice of seven cask ales & all very reasonably priced compared with the average price of a pint. The Blisland sits in a pretty little 'hamlet' on top of the Camel Trail, is totally unspoilt & full of interesting bits & pieces obviously... More 

Thank george b
Sherborne, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Blisland is a lovely Cornish village, a little bit remote but it is worth finding just to see this pub. when you enter you get a friendly greeting and then you realise that you have entered a truly historic building to which little has been done for hundreds of years. We moved from Cornwall about 10 years ago so it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blisland, Bodmin, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bodmin
  • Phone Number: 01208-85-07-39

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?