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The Bolingey Inn

Penwartha Road, Bolingey TR6 0DH, England
+44 1872 571626
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“banoffee pie” (4 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Penwartha Road, Bolingey TR6 0DH, England
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Reviewed today

If you want a decent English Pub with good beer and very good food and you are fed up with the offering in Perranporth, then this is the place for you. They even have a beer festival at least once a year. Avoid the tourist...More

Thank UkAwayfromhome
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great Find Of the track only a little and worth a stop in. Good people good old school English Pub and Grub. Thanks guys keep up the great work.

Thank Southerncut
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After paying to park for 2 hours in Perranporth and walking in and, very quickly, out of some gruesome gastropubs we drove to The Bolingey Inn. We’d read some good reviews on Trip Advisor and had spotted a sign for it on our way into...More

Thank Mo P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcoming traditional pub with great home cooked food. We had the salmon with crab & parmesan and beef curry and both were cooked to perfection. For dessert we had homemade banoffee pie that was scrumptious. We will definitely return and recommend this great place...More

Thank Denise H
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived after an horrendous drive that took 9 hours but it was worth it a good drink followed by great food! The pate was fantastic and the turkey and mushroom pie was the best I had ever had. You get a good choice of...More

Thank waggers100
bolingey, Owner at The Bolingey Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2018

Thankyou for your lovely comments.

Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We love the Bolingey Inn and often have an evening meal there. On New Year's Eve we popped in for a light lunch, forgetting it was a Sunday, to find roast dinners being served. It was the BEST Sunday lunch we have had for a...More

Thank jrwms
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We have eaten at this pub whilst on holiday in Cornwall and not once we have had a bad meal. There is always a little bit of a wait on food no matter what you order or how busy they are, BUT I can guarantee...More

Thank Dan V
Reviewed 15 November 2017

We recently stayed in Bolingey for a relaxing week away and decided to use the Bolingey Inn for food on our first night. We booked a table in the bar area as we had our dogs with us and turned up to find a nice...More

Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We were a family looking locally for somewhere different to eat. We couldn't have chosen better. A lovely traditional Cornish pub with a real fire and a warm welcome. It ticked our boxes before we even saw the menu. What can I say that hasn't...More

Thank kathbranch
Reviewed 3 November 2017

I went to the Bolingey Inn almost every day for three weeks, ate for lunch loads of times, and recommend this place to everybody who loves very good pubfood, a fine pint of ale, a cosy atmosphere and the owners are one of the nicest...More

1  Thank Woschele
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31 March 2018|
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Response from bolingey | Property representative |
Hi, we are friendly to all dietary needs, many of our items are gluten free or can be as the majority of the menu and specials are made to order, our second chef is also a celiac. We can always help with your choice. regards... More
29 August 2017|
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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
Bolingey serves the best food in the area by a country mile. They have an large menu which varies between lunch time and evening and also a specials board with a choice of another 9/10 choices. They are dog friendly and do a... More
18 October 2016|
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Response from cyberbeach2015 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely a pit stop for dogwalkers. Beautifully cool inside on a hot afternoon when visiting recently. Crowded on the outside, but plenty of room and tables in the bar.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penwartha Road, Bolingey TR6 0DH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bolingey
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 571626
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