We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“not great”

Surf Bay Restaurant and Bar
Ranked #25 of 42 Restaurants in Perranporth
Cuisines: American, British, Bar, Pub
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
ppp88
Level Contributor
9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“not great”
Reviewed 8 October 2013

we have eaten here 3 times now. Twice in April and to give benefit of dought again in September. All three times were for breakfast and all three times we received the same poor service, cold food, wrong orders and wrong bills.
This is such a shame as the rest of the staff and entertainment people/characters are brilliant and the restaurant has great décor.

  • Visited September 2013
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
1 Thank pppDevon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

140 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    63
    23
    25
    15
    14
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Plymouth
Level Contributor
38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
“It's a Haven, not that great”
Reviewed 6 October 2013

It is a nice restaurant, but the food is cold and undercooked. If you book early, you can eat in the camper van in the middle. There is a small bar which offers a range of alcohols and coffees/soft drinks.

Visited September 2013
Helpful?
Thank Ryan T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great, casual, surf themed restaurant”
Reviewed 15 September 2013

Very large, family friendly place with diner style menu. Our waiter, Matt, was really welcoming and helpful. He had just completed his degree in Economics so we had a good chat about his career plans while ordering. The food is really tasty and portions are great. Nothing is too much bother and all the staff work really hard and manage to serve around loads of kids playing and colouring in. We had 3 courses and everything was lovely and tasty.

We went for breakfast one morning too. Food is fine but maybe a bit overpriced for portion size which was a surprise as dinner had been good value. Free refills on coffee was a great idea and, once again, service was great.

  • Visited September 2013
    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Helpful?
Thank Alliscot
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Surf Bay Restaurant and Bar also viewed

 
Perranporth, Cornwall
Perranporth, Cornwall
 

Been to Surf Bay Restaurant and Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing