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WAX Watergate Bay

££ - £££, Pizza, British
Watergate Bay, Newquay TR8 4AB, England
+44 1637 860353
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (91 reviews)
“salad” (17 reviews)
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Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pizza, British, Grill, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
LOCATION
Watergate Bay, Newquay TR8 4AB, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: WAX Watergate Bay
1. Amazing WAX Burgers
"homemade burgers were very tasty and meaty so we had a very enjoyable "
Pineapplepaul
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2. Very Dog Friendly
"made to feel very welcome here, their motto is "dogs are family""
Dawn G
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3. Stunning Views
"certainly delivered with great customer service and a view to envy"
K S
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1 - 10 of 451 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited for coffees and some food to share between 4. All was fine but I can’t put my finger on why I wasn’t enthralled. I think because it’s such a large space it feels a bit like a canteen rather than a nice space. It’s...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Customereview411
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere and very helpful staff. Hannah was very friendly and funny. Looking forward to going back in again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Greenakd
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are glad you enjoyed your NYE here with us and we will pass your kind words on to Hannah. Kind regards, WAX.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice location near the beach, good service, good value for money and generous portions. Veggie burger and chips was yummy.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rovingfoodie2015
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad you enjoyed your food here with us and hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, WAX.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My parents wanted to treat us with a nice meal out so we chose this Gastro-Pub. Not sure what is the official definition of a ‘gastro-pub’ but this turned out to be a nice family lunch. Seamless friendly service (order and pay at the bar...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jdw2303
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi there, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are happy you enjoyed the food and hope to see you again for lunch soon. Many thanks, WAX

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location. Great service. Great - fresh - delicious food. value for money too - portion sizes great. We simply loved this place, great find. Enough said. Go!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ElsieLondon
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, thank you, thank you! What a great review, thank you so much and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards The WAX Watergate Team

Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

I booked for an early dinner on Saturday evening for 8 of us; myself, my husband and two children and my brother, sister-in-law and their children, following an afternoon out nearby. The wind was howling and rain was pouring, but a warm and inviting welcome...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 288clairem
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There, Thank you for your review of WAX, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your visit and that your daughter enjoyed her reindeer burger. These are very special magical burgers that are only given to very special people! We hope to see you all...More

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

I stayed one night, good room, everything was available. Staff were very welcoming. I would definitely stay again. The Wax does a fabulous gin and tonic! Delicious 😋

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sophie B
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sophie, Thank you for your review of WAX and we hope to see you again soon for more gin and tonic. Kind Regards The WAX Watergate Team

Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

The accomodation here is simple, but everything you need is present. You wouldn't stay in Watergate Bay and stay in your room all the time anyway. Booking was fab, check in was simple, staff were helpful. We would definately stay here again.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Dmid1173
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi There, Thank you for your review and we are glad you enjoyed your stay at WAX. Kind Regards The WAX Watergate Team

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

A truly fabulous evening. The menu was limited due to the well-predicted exceptionally busy nature of the evening. Still a very good menu and the food was delicious. The staff handled the demand brilliantly and kept smiling throughout. The event was much better organized this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 496clares
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Clare, Thank you for your review, it means a lot to the team that their hard work is noticed, especially on a night as busy as this. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards The WAX Watergate Team

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

This is a very doggy and child friendly place to sit and relax with friends for either a drink inside or outside. The restaurant serves the best food! Large portions and a really excellent selection of meat, fish, vegetarian and vegan food, cooked to a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 539kathyp
Waxwatergate, Manager at WAX Watergate Bay, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Kathy, Thank you for your honest review. We are glad you enjoyed your visit to WAX and appreciate your comments with regards to the toilets. They have had a hard summer and are on our out of season agenda to have a a little...More

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Questions & Answers
GayleStourbridge
26 July 2016|
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Response from SamCornwall07 | Property representative |
Yes we do, we are dog friendly :)
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Anne s
16 May 2016|
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Response from Sophie C | Property representative |
Hi, We have a new menu coming soon so watch this space. In the meantime, I have included one in our photos. Thanks.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Watergate Bay, Newquay TR8 4AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 860353
  • E-mail
Description
WAX is Watergate Bay's newest venue. The Bar and Kitchen offers you a chance to experience amazing food and drink while overlooking the iconic bay in a relaxed, friendly environment. We welcome families including dogs. We serve food from 12pm or pop in if you just fancy a coffee or a beer. Using fresh, locally sourced produce, we aim to cater for all dietary needs.
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