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Polgooth Inn

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Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
+44 1726 74089
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish pie” (71 reviews)
“nachos” (20 reviews)
“pudding” (36 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Ricketts Lane | Polgooth, Polgooth, St Austell PL26 7DA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Popped here in the spare of moment & what a brilliant decision it was. Been a couple of times before & once again it was faultless. Service was superb, food was outstanding. I can highly recommend the squid to start, the braised ox cheek for...More

Thank robert k
Reviewed 6 days ago

Found Polgooth Inn on Tripadvisor, we certainly wouldn't have found it otherwise! Off the beaten track a lovely cosy country pub, lovely old style clean interior. Real fire. Excellent food, found the calves liver starter a bit too rich but the fish cake was amazing...More

Thank Karen E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During a midweek break in St Austell my partner and I found ourselves looking for places to eat on trip advisor. Top of the list was the Polgooth Inn. We can safely say we now know why people rate it so highly. All staff that...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great pub. Whilst staying in the area my wife and I looked online for a local pub to have dinner and came across the Polgooth as we were staying in St Austell. We arrived at the Polgooth with its ample parking available. We...More

Thank Steven M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very welcoming country pub with a lovely atmosphere. The staff are friendly and obliging and the food well above the average. We both chose giant fish cakes and they were delicious! Finished with coffee, flat white, such a nice change to have a really...More

Thank MoirEngland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Delightful English Inn with Very welcoming staff, and a traditional menu with some interesting twists. We just had main courses and the generous proportions were more than enough. The brisket ends in a strong BBQ sauce was hearty and satisfying, the lamb was tender with...More

Thank garethc486
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped of for lunch at the Polgooth Inn. We had the birianyi, chicken and lamb. Absolutely delicious and beautifully presented. The Inn has a lovely atmosphere welcoming and the staff love all the dogs that come in. The Inn is waitress service so we...More

Thank Rubylady2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic place, with lovely food. When the weather is good, sitting outside is brilliant. Plenty of food choices on the menu for vegetarians.

Thank gwen k
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a family gathering for a birthday lunch - nice homely feel about the place, tables well spaced out and a nice buzz going when we entered. Really friendly waitresses with positive attitude to people who couldn't make up their minds from the extensive...More

Thank Sesachili
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Polgooth Inn had a friendly atmosphere. The bar is fantastic & cozy, great space outside to sit and natter. The food is wonderful if a little overpriced.

Thank Cheryl G
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Response from Polgooth-Inn | Property representative |
Hi Yes, we have Wifi Kind regards
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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
15 August 2016|
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Response from Diane31 | Reviewed this property |
Hi there From the A390 At the McDonalds roundabout in St Austel take the B3237 road towards Pentewan sands and Mevagissey. through London Aprentice. The sign for Polgooth village is on the rights with a restaurant on the... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 37
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
7:30 AM - 12:00 AM
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.
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