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The Travellers Rest Pub

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Trevarrian, Mawgan Porth TR8 4AQ, England
+44 1637 861633
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ribs” (14 reviews)
“ham” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Trevarrian, Mawgan Porth TR8 4AQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stumbled upon the Travellers Rest whilst staying in the area recently. The staff were extremely friendly and accommodating when we needed to eat and charge our 'phones due to a power cut in nearby Watergate Bay. We plumped for the home made pie and...More

Thank EnglishLady5
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really impressed with the quality of the Sunday carvery here. A good selection of vegetables, 4 meats which I sampled all, lovely Yorkshire pudding and gravy. The pub was very welcoming and warm with a real fire and good value drinks and the carvery with...More

Thank welshbookie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here one evening for dinner. The pub /restaurant is very spacious. The staff were friendly and welcoming. We had reserved a table in case it was busy but as bit was early November the pub was not too busy. The menu was a...More

Thank carlalexander
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in Cornwall for 3 nights, had some meals in Padstow and had our last evening meal of the holiday here and it was the best by far... fresh food, fabulous service and excellent prices .. would definitely recommend and would definitely visit again even...More

Thank lauren e
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Carvery experience overall very good. 1st day of Turkey and it was cooked perfectly. My partner had beef which was very good too. Yorkshire puds excellent as was the veg and gravy. Only one thing let it down badly was the roast potatoes. They were...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 23 October 2018

A decent carvery here, with particularly excellent yorkshire puddings! Despite the carrots/parsnips being a little on the cold side, really enjoyed the meal and would happily return.

Thank K B
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Good meal, friendly staff, great menu. I would recommend this place if you're looking for somewhere with good food at a reasonably price.

Thank AustraliaVirgin
Reviewed 20 October 2018

We ate twice in October, lovely home made lasagna and fish and chips . We have a dog who they made most welcome . The staff we friendly and attentive. Lovely pint of Tribute and my wife rate their Pinot Grigio. Finished off with sticky...More

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Travellers Rest Pub is a real gem, easily the best in this seaside town. The food is excellent and the staff is particularly friendly, providing a pleasant environment to locals and passers-by alike. We did a fair amount of exploring around Mawgan Porth and always...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 18 October 2018 via mobile

SAVE THE GREAT BRITISH PUB!! And this one is more than worthy of being one to save, nice to see a traditional pub with great staff and lovely food, we were introduced to pink Gin here by the staff WOW, what was served to us...More

Thank stuartcoyiallen
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18 November 2018|
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Response from Mark E | Reviewed this property |
Yup, took ours in, no problem.
19 October 2017|
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Response from 8NaWa1 | Property representative |
Hi Louise Sorry for delay in reply I’ve only just seen this message. It is £10 for an adult Carvery, £7 for smaller appetite and we also offer a toddler Carvery for £5.50. We advise booking as we get very busy especially... More
1 July 2015|
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Response from CornwallLovefood | Property representative |
Hi Carol. Apologies for the late response. I have only just seen your message. We are child friendly and should be able to accommodate your family if you still require it. If so please call us on 01637 860245 to book a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trevarrian, Mawgan Porth TR8 4AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mawgan Porth
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 861633
  • E-mail
The Travellers Rest is a beautiful Cornish village pub nestled between Mawgan Porth and Watergate Bay beaches, just a mile away from Newquay Airport. This pub is ideally located to relax and unwind as you take in the sights of the North Cornwall coast. Dating back to the 17th Century the pub has a cosy, friendly atmosphere and a fantastic range of the finest beers, ciders, spirits, wines and coffee. Our menu changes on a regular basis depending on what produce we get in from our local suppliers. We are passionate about great quality, home cooked, locally sourced , seasonal fresh food. At the heart of our pub you'll find our team. Its our mission to ensure each and every one of our customers, including children and pooches feel welcome and relaxed. ​ Martin, Natalie, and the Team at the Travellers look forward to welcoming you.
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