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Harbourside Inn

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££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub
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Harbour Front, Charlestown, St Austell PL25 3NJ, England
+44 1726 67955
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308 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Situated next to Pier House and alongside the harbour this pubs is great for sport and music and a great selection of beers.

1 Thank Maurice S
St Austell, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Called in for lunch - friendly staff, lovely pub. Food fantastic - I had the fish pie - delicious. My friend had the lamb pie - also super. We were too full to try a dessert so will obviously have to go back again! Highly recommended.

1 Thank Elizabeth F
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Lots going on in this place... ✔ A large well stocked bar... ✔ Food available to order... ✔ Great music... ✔ Live music at times... ✔ Doorman/bouncer presence... I liked it, very much a younger scene during the evenings. "Thank You" 🙏🏼🍺🍻

3 Thank CornishLandWanderer
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017

When we visited it was on impulse as it was a very wet day and didn't want to travel far, the ambiance of the pub is very male orientated with sky sports on the 3 TVs, we ordered fish and chips and at £14 each expected something better than frozen products cooked in a deep fat fryer, all I can... More 

1 Thank 102287
Devon, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Just called in for coffee so cannot comment on food. Friendly bar staff. Excellent location near tall ship. Recommended.

Thank fisheatingveggie
Truro, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Very disappointed with the manor in which the barmen had given me after giving me the wrong money back once i purchased my meal, continuing to argue with me even though i had proven him wrong. Then after messing up the order twice he then continued to argue back with me and continue to be very rude. Very over cooked... More 

1 Thank jon1122016
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Dropped In for a quick drink and lunch time snack with family. Ordered some of the sharing dishes and sat down to wait, and wait, and wait. After almost 50 minutes I went to ask where the food was and surprise surprise it was just about to be brought out. When it did arrive it was mediocre at best and... More 

1 Thank Digger525
Truro, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

Sunday Carvery OK , but the meats are sliced by a machine (thin slices) . Beef OK but my wife said the Turkey was not that good . They are not stingy with what you are given . The vegetables are excellent as are the roast potatoes although , don't chose a big potato because mine was not roasted enough... More 

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Dropped in for a late afternoon drink and surprised to see how busy the Bar was during a November afternoon. We enjoyed a pint of Doom Bar and a decent glass of Shiraz in pleasant, lively surroundings. Obviously well supported by locals. Well priced drinks and bar food. Worth a visit.

Thank Gerry T
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87 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Not really an inn, sort of cross between sports bar and pub. Soft drink choices a bit poor, no cloudy lemonade or elderflower for example. Very average pub food, soup, jacket potatoes: but luckily available all day. But what prices? Ouch, nearly ten pounds for a potato, apparent justified by a heap of green salad and not needed coleslaw .

Thank Micemurders

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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    4 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harbour Front, Charlestown, St Austell PL25 3NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Austell  >  Charlestown
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 67955
The Pier House Hotel and Restaurant in St Austell Cornwall, (originally called Charlestown Hotel) was built in 1794 and was originally two farm cottages. It became a farmhouse after the Rashleigh Arms was built in 1851. Then the occupants at the farm started taking in paying guests as farming prosperity declined before 1914-1918 wa

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