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Ye Olde Malthouse Inn

Fore Street, Tintagel PL34 0DA, England
+44 1840 770461
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
“peas” (3 reviews)
“the pub” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Fore Street, Tintagel PL34 0DA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Most pubs and restaurants in Tintagel feel a bit rough and ready. Ye Old Malthouse does not. Its welcoming, has excellent staff, fantastic food and a really nice vibe about it. Highly recommend if you are not enjoying the other pubs in the area.

Thank Anne N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fabulous old English pub with a very warm welcome, knowledgable and funny hosts and simply amazing fresh local food

1  Thank p0unana
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This lovely old inn on the high street should not be missed, even though it’s not as big and brash as a many others around. It has a very warm and friendly welcome with EXCELLENT FOOD!! We had the prime thick cut ham egg &...More

2  Thank Andy W
Reviewed 1 week ago

In my humble opinion, this is the best pub / eatery in Tintagel A traditional stone-build pub has been sympathetically restored without pandering to tourists or families (both of whom are welcome). The new owners admit they are 'feeling their way' - not quite there,...More

Thank marktj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never write reviews but feel that the new owners of Ye Olde Malthouse need praising! Enjoyed a superb lunch on Sunday...excellent service, extremely tasty food (wasn't going to have dessert but the lemon posset was too good to miss!) Will definitely return when next in...More

Thank louisetwitchett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate mussels and steak, both was wonderful. The restaurant inside is really nice. The service was very friendly.

Thank NiHaoTom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

New owners very welcoming,dog friendly,full menu soon to be available, wish them well.using local brewed beers which was nice to see and taste!

Thank lynnbruce17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lovely old stone built Cornish pub has just reopened after a year under new management. Beautiful building, lovely well kept beer, including ale from the Tintagel brewery. Food at lunchtime only (for now) was superb according to other punters. The rooms are really attractive...More

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just taken ove Friendly and polite Food is best we have had on our Cornish trip Recommend Bad point was Germans bringing their own food, so rude

1  Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch on the day the pub re-opened and the new owners we very friendly and food was just excellent. We would highly recommend a visit if you are in Tintagel.

1  Thank Ian S
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Questions & Answers
1 February 2017|
Response from Nick M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, this pub is dog friendly.
11 November 2016|
Response from Conn_nan_Ceud_Cogadh | Reviewed this property |
You need to get in touch with the proprietors. I was just a one-off visitor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Tintagel PL34 0DA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Tintagel
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 770461
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Ye Olde Malthouse Inn in Tintagel, Cornwall is a 14th century pub and bed & breakfast establishment offering accommodation, an old country pub atmosphere, local ales and a buffet restaurant service. The Olde Malthouse Inn changed hands in May 2014 and has undergone extensive refurbishment throughout. We reopened in the last week of July 2014.
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