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The Long Bar & Restaurant

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The Harbour | The Wellington Hotel, Boscastle PL35 0AG, England
+44 1840 250202
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“burger” (12 reviews)
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European, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Harbour | The Wellington Hotel, Boscastle PL35 0AG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Booked to eat in the upstairs restaurant but when we arrived the server informed us that as no one else had booked that evening (it was mid week and out of season) we might prefer to eat in the gallery overlooking the bar. Glad we...More

Thank David F
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a really excellent meal in the restaurant upstairs. It was quiet but we never once got forgotten. The staff were available if we needed them and did check we had everything we needed but they were not continually hovering over us. There were...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recently dropped in for an evening meal. I made the mistake of ordering fish and chips. Thinking it was going to be all cooked in the kitchen. However I was very disappointed to be served something that was the quality of a £1.99 Iceland microwave...More

Thank happytraveler74107
Jonathan S, Owner at The Long Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

We are a little surprised at this review as our fish and chips is freshly prepared in the kitchen to order. It is also generally considered a very generous portion. Having looked at your TripAadvisor reviews, you have made two - both at The Wellington...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly welcome and the food was tasty except the Yorkshire pud for the toad in the hole is pancake-like. We were given more when we raised this, which was a satisfactory outcome, however, as this is not the traditional way of cooking and presenting this...More

Thank jo_ames8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here with friends. Went in during the day to book for the evening. Lovely atmosphere, log fires, lovely and warm, staff very friendly. Booked for the evening, so different. Two had Fillet steaks - served warm, potato wedges over cooked, gravy (I didn't use...More

Thank EssexEmily
Reviewed 6 March 2018

We had a couple of drinks in here over the weekend. The bar had a lovely fire which you could sit by and warm yourself up. The staff were friendly and welcoming. the food looked lovely and next time we visit Boscastle we will definitely...More

Thank hails32
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Popped in for Sunday lunch, what a feast, wonderful pink beef and 10 different veggies, yorkshire & perfect roasties. It was brilliant and great value. The staff were so helpful and welcoming despite our wind swept appearance, will definitely go back.

Thank indorset2
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Evening meal with friends....We had Chicken & chorizo, Hake, Welly burger and Fish Cakes. Everything was superb. The Wellington never fails to deliver excellent food along with friendly service from the staff. Thank you. His Lordship

Thank hislordshipcornwall
Reviewed 27 November 2017

The staff were very attentive and helpful. You felt welcome and wanted for the whole time. We ate two evenings there having vegetable curry (absolutely outstanding)Steak (superb) Chicken and chirizo wok cooked (outstanding) and a huge plate of mussels (Delicious) It was warm and comfortable....More

Thank johnjknowles
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We had lovely meals. Lovely character bar. Allowed to take dogs in. Very comfortable. Friendly staff.

Thank wendy c
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Questions & Answers
14 September 2017|
Response from Jonathan S | Property representative |
Yes - dogs are welcome in the bar and downstairs eating area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$57
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Television, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Harbour | The Wellington Hotel, Boscastle PL35 0AG, England (Formerly The Waterloo Restaurant)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Boscastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 250202
  • E-mail
Overlooking the harbour in the Cornish fishing village of Boscastle and surrounded by the beautiful North Cornwall coastline, the Wellington Hotel has been providing a warm welcome to its guests for many years. It is one of Cornwall’s oldest Coaching Inns and dates back to the 16th Century. Awarded 2 AA Rosettes and using local seasonal produce, The Long Bar and Restaurant offers modern British cuisine in a classic yet relaxed setting. Whether you want an informal meal in the bar or table service in the restaurant, there is plenty of superb dishes to choose from.
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