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The Toll Bar Cafe

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1 Lostwithiel Street, Fowey PL23 1BD, England (Formerly The Toll Bar)
+44 1726 833001
12:00 - 22:00
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

The perfect place to sit and watch the world go by with an excellent glass of wine ! The menu looked absolutely superb and very well priced definitely want to try the food. Very chilled, friendly and relaxed atmosphere.

Thank CAM5211
Clavering, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here once during our stay in Fowey, we had a table on the deck overlooking the estuary which was fabulous and also where they allowed our two dogs ! Staff were friendly and efficient, food was delicious amazing flavours a little like tapas dishes to share between you . We had a really lovely evening and would most... More 

Thank Debbie C
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Had Saturday lunch with the family. No kids menu but the food was great for sharing and really high quality. We had lots of fresh fish and a decent local ale. Nice place. Even better if the weather had allowed us to sit on the terrace which overlooks the harbour.

Thank Rob W
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place, such a shame they were fully booked, can see why. Little treasure Will book and return another day!!

Thank SteveWilks
United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

On the 19th July my family and I spent £90/ £100 on lunch,had a lovely time sat on the terrace,on another occasion with my daughter and son in law, spent £60 again had a lovely time so much so that I wanted to pop in for coffee today with my partner,I asked if there was any empty tables on terrace... More 

1 Thank Wendy M
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Now Fat Cap and Brisket, which has done well. Try the Monkfish Scampi on the terrace overlooking the sea.

1 Thank Simon L
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

A lovely place to eat - the menu is tapas style (or every dish is a starter portion). Really good quality of food; if you can sit on the balcony for some amazing views over the bay

Thank Ewan M
Winchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

From the road this restaurant looks small, narrow and not particularly good. Venture inside however and it is a great diner. We attended earlier in the week and were unable to get a vacant table, it didnt look half full, so booked for a Saturday night and were ushered to a great table overlooking River Fowey. The menu is essentially... More 

Thank Josephme
Stamford, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

We came for dinner on the last evening of our week in Fowey. We loved the decor, the setting and the flexible menu with the choice of small dishes and sharing plates. We had soft shell crab, a brisket dish and lobster. All superb but if you go there, whatever you do, order any dish that mentions brisket! It was... More 

Thank Jan C
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

No choices of coffee. Only in a caffettiere. Four of us had to walk out. Shame since we'd been going to previous place for years

2 Thank travilon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lostwithiel Street, Fowey PL23 1BD, England (Formerly The Toll Bar)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Fowey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 833001
Fully Licensed ,Terrace overlooking Fowey estuary (Seating for an additional 20

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