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Driftwood Hotel

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Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

This is fine dinning at its very best, the food is a delight with a great selection, service is efficient in a quiet dignified manner. This is one of my favourite restaurants in the whole of Cornwall. I thoroughly recommend it.

Thank Alan M
Response from Paul R, Owner at Driftwood HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, that is very kind, I hope we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Visited for my 50th Birthday, overall I thought the restaurant was very good, food good quality. Just a couple of things that stopped me giving a 5 for the review. The restaurant was cold, the manager did spot that we were all cold and put...More

Thank Jonrandall
Response from Paul R, Owner at Driftwood HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, I am sorry the restaurant was cold, that is unusual for us, so please accept my apologies. I hope you will visit us again but please let us know if you have any dietary requirements and we can make sure we have alternative...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017

The evening started well........ The taxi was 20mins late as he was at the wrong house!!!. Well we were on our way what else could go wrong???. We were greeted outside by a very lovely young man and escorted into the hotel. So far ......More

Thank Annie W
Response from Paul R, Owner at Driftwood HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

What a lovely review, thank you very much. I am sorry we didn't have your reservation but delighted that you had such a great time after such a dodgy start.and think so highly of Chris's food and our staff. It was a pleasure to have...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

My wife treated me to the 8 course Vegetarian tasting menu last night and it was delicious. The chef is highly creative and sympathetic to taste and textures and each course brought out the best in the produce. The sour dough bread is to die...More

Thank pgc150
Response from Paul R, Owner at Driftwood HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you so much, I am delighted you enjoyed yourselves and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 19 November 2017

We first visited this hotel 11 years ago and found we had been assigned the same room. It was all much the same --- spacious room with sitting area, comfortable superking bed, plenty of cupboard space and a lovely sea view from the dual aspect...More

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Response from Paul R, Owner at Driftwood HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you, it was a pleasure having you back after so long. The essential style of the hotel has not changed much over the years but the decorative side certainly has. We do run seasonal menus, normally a choice of five or six dishes per...More

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Janice S
21 January 2018|
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Response from Annie W | Reviewed this property |
Am not sure about this. On our visit it did seem very adult orientated. Having said that there were many beach things for children fishing nets etc but I would not have personally think I would feel comfortable there with... More
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anythony322
13 August 2017|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
I can't give you a sample menu either but there is plenty to choose from both meat and fish are on the menu and its food to die for, Chris Eden is up there with the best of the best when it come to making a meal fit for a... More
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theredqueen2017
22 April 2017|
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Response from sandysaunders772016 | Reviewed this property |
15 ROOMS. B & B available, but check with the hotel.
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"Room 10 has sea views and superking bed but is accessed through the dining room and up a narrow staircase"
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"A standard sea view room in the hotel is excellent"
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"Any with a sea view."
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"For courtyard-view rooms, #10 would be better than #9 which faces the hotel's front entrance"
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