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The Rifle Volunteer

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Gunnislake $$ - $$$ , British,
St Anns Chapel, Gunnislake PL18 9HL, England
+44 1822 833038
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
St Anns Chapel, Gunnislake PL18 9HL, England
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The established had a great view from the tables both inside and out. The staff were very friendly and helpful. However my food when it arrived was a little cold but still quite nice. The dessert selection was fantastic, probably the best slice of cake...More

Thank MaximillianPapworth
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Party of 5, we sat in the conservatory which had excellent views. The food was lovely, as was he service. Couldn't fault this place. Definitely recommend.

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely seating areas greet you - mixture of comfy chairs, dining tables and snug areas next to a wood burner. Daily specials and lunch menu - good choice of beers and guest ciders. Bar staff friendly - very prompt service. Well presented good but only...More

Thank Helen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three families catered for beautifully, kids happy and adults happy.... Great food, highly recommended

Thank Aled P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called for an evening meal last Thursday, and had an excellent meal. Good choice, well cooked and presented. The burgers were great, looked and tasted homemade, the lasagne delicious and the mushroom stroganoff wonderful. The desserts were great too.

Thank JaySi2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to try The Rifle Volunteer for Sunday lunch. We had just left the donkey sanctuary and needed food. The car park is large and easy to access. The pub is traditional and has a good range of drinks. We were greeted by the...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Having been out for lunch in deepest Cornwall, or coach stopped here for a few drinks on the way home. Although our arrival must have startled the barman, there was over twenty ofus, the friendly barman made us welcome and quickly served the thirsty travellers;...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I have eaten here on 3 occasions, and I have thoroughly enjoyed the meals every time. I opted for the Lasagne this time, which came piping hot and with great big home cooked chips - delicious! The views are superb and the atmosphere very relaxed...More

Thank lulawriggles
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I have been going to the Rifle Volunteer from time to time over more than 18 years and have seen it change, develop, improve and fall back again as chefs or owners change. I think that today will be my final visit having taken my...More

3  Thank de_Bulat
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

To give credit where it was due, there is nothing wrong with this pub. The views are nice, the decor is modern and the staff were friendly, however when arriving on Good Friday, we were firstly asked if we had booked (the pub was empty)...More

2  Thank mjoylaw
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Paul C
Do we need to book for a party of 6 on Friday evening 3rd March ?
4 February 2017|
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Response from PeterBennellSmith | Property representative |
Hi. Always best to book, you never know how busy it will be.
Hi do you allow dogs in the bar? Thanks
21 January 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from PeterBennellSmith | Property representative |
Hi. Yes, we do.
Jan H
Do you serve food on Sunday evenings please ?
2 April 2016|
Response from PeterBennellSmith | Property representative |
Yes, we do. From 6pm until 9pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Anns Chapel, Gunnislake PL18 9HL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Gunnislake
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 833038
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