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Holmbush Inn

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Bar, British, Pub
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101 Holmbush Road, St Austell PL25 3LL, England
+44 1726 68691
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Northampton
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63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stopped here for lunch after a long drive. I had the prawn salad and my husband had a burger with extra bacon. The salad was good and the burger was tasty and dry, i.e. Not dripping fat. The staff were friendly and attentive without being pushy. All in all a good meal.

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Thank Penelope K
Saint Austell, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped off with my friend and my husband and chose from the small menu, fish and chips for £4.95. My word, you couldn't fault it, the fish was thick and succulent, lovely crispy batter, a little pot of tartare sauce and nicely cooked chips and peas. I don't think we could have managed a large portion as this certainly filled... More 

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Thank LynStAustell
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your brilliant 5* review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your meal with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again for more fish and chips!. More 

Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went their as a family of nineteen and all the food ordered was lovely and hot. The atmosphere was lovely. Car park was a bit tight.

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Thank philipoggy
StAustellManagement, Reservations at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are pleased to hear that even though you came as a large group your food arrived on time and was still lovely and hot! We hope to see you back either as another large group or singularly in the near future. More 

Truro, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Amazing! Really like the atmosphere of this pub. It's not noisy and you don't have to shout at your fellow diners to have a conversation! The tables are well spaced out so you don't feel that your sharing your conversation with other tables. The food is amazing. Had Sunday lunch here and it's the best I have had in a... More 

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Thank Sam M
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Sam M for this lovely review, we are so thrilled that you enjoyed your Sunday lunch with us, and we hope to see you again soon! More 

St Austell, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stopped here on the way home, somewhere we've driven past many times, but our first visit. I ordered baked salmon and my husband had a Texan burger (I think that was what it was called). It was really busy, but food came in about 20 minutes. My portion was very small, even though it was on the large meals... More 

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Thank Denise S
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear that your experience with us wasn’t up to the standard which you had come to expect. Here at the Holmbush we pride ourselves on delivering good quality food at reasonable prices with good friendly service. I will be sure to speak to my kitchen team in hope we can avoid this dissatisfaction from occurring again... More 

Cornwall, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

went here with a friend to catch up with each other. the food was lush and arrived quickly after ordering meaning it was hot n tasty. will be going back again

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Thank cozy64
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review, we hope to see you and your friend again! More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

I was so impressed by this inn. It's huge inside and there is plenty of parking. They also offer smaller size meals, perfect if you want one of their puds, or you are elderly, or young. Or you can have normal size (big!) or big (mega) meals. There's specials too. The food was piping hot, and great quality. The staff... More 

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Thank Rachel H
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing our 'Tardis' we are so glad that you found us accommodating and we are thrilled to read you enjoyed your time with us, we hope to welcome you back very soon! More 

St Austell, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We had an excellent meal here. The food, arrived hot and was delicious! Most of the staff were very friendly. Good recommend to anyone thinking of visiting.

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Thank Jp592
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review our food, we are thrilled that you have enjoyed it! More 

Perth, Australia
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Amazing scampi and chips, enormous portions though so have the small one unless you have an enormous appetite!

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Thank SnessieK8
StAustellManagement, Manager at Holmbush Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a lovely review, we hope to welcome you back soon! More 

Cornwall, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

We've been regular visitors to the Holmbush for years and last weekend we went out for tea. We reserved a table at 4.30pm on a Sunday eve as had our 18month old son with us with the hope we'd be eating by 5pm ish. We got there and it wasn't very busy so this was ideal, however we had a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Holmbush Road, St Austell PL25 3LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 68691
Description
The Holmbush is a lively and friendly pub, situated in St Austell. It is a family pub with a delightful beer garden and conservatory. Other facilities include an excellent pool area and wide screen TV's showing terrestrial sporting events. There is also a good sized car park on site. Peta and her team look forward to welcoming you to the Holmbush Inn!

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