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The Working Boat Pub

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner
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Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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Seas the day at The Working Boat, a proper pub on the water-front where you can sink a few on Cornish time whilst admiring the view across Falmouth harbour. With fifteen beers and ciders on tap including our own Working Boat brew, moor up and cruise in for a pint (or three) of your favourite.
PRICE RANGE
US$5 - US$19
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
FEATURES
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is my first time visiting Cornwall, it's on business and I am staying in the Greenbank Hotel in Falmouth. Tonight I am sampling their Guinness. Nice pint, very traditional marine themed bar.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 138barneym
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Once again a fantastic roast! Lovely pork with the best crispy cracking ever. Turkey wrapped in stuffing and bacon, lovely roast spuds,piping hot veg,cooked to perfection. Great Yorkshire puds. Best pub and staff in Falmouth. And what a view!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Saf2
Reviewed 31 December 2018

Had a few local beers while watching the views. Lovely pub and very welcoming staff. Can be very busy which is a good sign.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ade45
Reviewed 28 December 2018

Fab Christmas Day Lunch at the Working Boat , fantastic food, fabulous service, & a great atmosphere , we were well looked after by all , & will definitely be booking again early next year! Highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Linda L
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Linda, That is amazing, so glad you enjoyed your visit and we do hope you will book again with us this year. Hopefully see you soon. Kind regards, Ryan Martt Pub Manager

Reviewed 17 December 2018 via mobile

We had a great lunch washed down with a couple of drinks with a lovely view of the bay. We decided to have lunch at the hotel as we were staying there and it started to rain, our plan was originally to have sandwiches but...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 68angush
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Hi Angus, Thank you so much for your review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to our pub. We are very glad our beer was up to scratch as we take pride in our beer quality here. We hope you visit again as...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

With beautiful views looking over Falmouth harbour it has to be one of the best places to go for a good bite to eat and a few drinks. Always friendly and bubbly staff there, Sunday’s pub quiz is pretty good too! Lunch or evening meal...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ryanjob
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2019

Hi Ryan, Thanks so much for your review, we are very glad that you enjoy coming down to our pub! And I am personally very glad that you enjoy our quiz. We hope to see you soon, Kind regards, Ryan Martt Pub Manger

Reviewed 16 November 2018 via mobile

Popped out late on Friday, had a few glasses of wine followed by some bar snacks. My girlfriend and I shared some chips and the garlic flatbread with an olive tapenade and halloumi. I'm vegan and she's veggie, the manager was lovely and very accomodating...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank harrygS7537UU
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 18 November 2018

Hi Harry, Thank you so much for visiting us the other day, you and your girlfriend were a delight. We are so glad you were happy with our available options and we would be more than happy to have you visit again. Please don't feel...More

Reviewed 12 November 2018

The meals are lovely, the atmosphere is relaxing and dogs are welcome. You have a choice of sitting indoors or outdoors. The patio has outdoor heating and there are cushions and small blankets for you to use. There is also an accessible toilet with baby...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Teresa B
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Hi Teresa, Thank you so much for your wonderful review, it really does mean a lot to us when we hear such nice words. We are so glad you enjoyed your visit and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind Regards, Ryan Martt...More

Reviewed 3 November 2018

A return visit to The Working Boat for a party of 4. We all went for the Friday Special. Fish and Chips at £8.95. My only gripe is the colour of the batter. Why do so many chefs send out dark brown batter? It doesnt...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank brianreeman2016
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Hi Brian, Thank you for your review, its great to hear that you were making a return visit. I do apologise about the batter, I can assure you it is normally golden light and tasty. It is by far one of our most popular dishes...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

You don’t get much better views than Falmouth Harbour ... this pub has an excellent location and has certainly transformed over the years. We had Sunday Lunch ... I wasn’t particularly hunger so ordered a kids meal but it was so tasty I soon wished...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Tredova
ryan_martt, Manager at The Working Boat Pub, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Tredova, Thank you so much for your review, it means a lot to us that you enjoyed your visit. You will have to have the full roast next time you drop in, We look forward to seeing you again. Kind Regards, Ryan Martt Pub...More

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