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US$6 - US$21
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews steak ham fish and chips the pub regular lunch otter ale en route to cornwall great lunch food was lovely sunday lunch thatched dog landlord pint
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Reviewed 17 October 2020

Just called in by chance for lunch with dog...excellent service/food/dog friendly/covid regulations all in place felt very safe and well fed, what more can you ask for in these strange ever changing times? Well done all staff

Date of visit: October 2020
royhM6335FW, Owner at The Old Thatch Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2020

Thank you for the the kind words, hope you are able to visit again sometime, Roy

Reviewed 30 September 2020 via mobile

We were greeted by a lovely lady who welcomed us with open arms, as we waited to be served at the bar (before the restrictions for table service only). We got chatting to a couple of locals who again were a brilliant chat too. We...reserved a table and there we stayed for a good portion of the day, the tables were nicely spaced out and you felt very safe. Drinks were flowing and we even decided to have a bit of grub too. Our waitress was very attentive and looked after us very well. Food was good, shame about the cheap french fries though that went with every meal. We even met the landlord! Seemed at first quite a nice chap, got chatting away to him, bought him a drink and he was telling us about what he use to do before coming a public landlord. We as a group were unsure what would be happening with new restrictions implemented by the government so we started asking the landlord what we should do when it all started the next day. This is where he said to us he was unsure on what to do. After having what we thought was quite an honest and genuine conversation about what might the best way forward, we had seemed to upset the landlord and we got told to finish our drinks and were then asked to leave the premises. Baffled and bewildered and a little disheartened we granted his wishes and left with no fuss. After that we will not be returning. Thank you to the staff that looked after us on that day, you are a credit to the village.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 21 September 2020

Food was ok pub food, long wait just to get in. Very friendly Barmaid, but she was obviously completely overstretched on her own. The reason for 1 star was the total disregard for the new covid rules. As you walked into the bar there were...tables filled with 8 people all together when there should only be 6. One of the women was sitting directly next to the passageway you have to pass through to enter the rest of the pub so there was no way to observe social distancing. Even worse, when we left there were then more people in the group standing around which took the numbers to 11 or 12. Completely breaking the law and risking lives. Avoid.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 18 September 2020

Just had a spot of lunch, enjoying the weather in the lovely beer garden. Really delicious food. Lovely staff. Thank you

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 13 September 2020 via mobile

Just dropped into this place on our way to our hotel. Really nice meal. Friendly staff. Nice location. Would recommend this place.

Date of visit: September 2020
royhM6335FW, Owner at The Old Thatch Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2020

Thank you for your kind words, hope to see you again, Roy

Reviewed 22 August 2020 via mobile

First time I had eaten inside a pub/restaurant since onset of Covid. Exemplary sanitising and social distancing. There was a good regular menu of pub grub. I chose à pork tenderloin dish from the specials menu. It was excellent with caramelised sliced potatoes, and a...delicious and generous amount of sauce. Far superior to the average pub offering. All the dishes coming out of the kitchen looked very appetising, especially the fries! Tables were well spread out and there was a lovely spacious garden too.More

Date of visit: August 2020
royhM6335FW, Owner at The Old Thatch Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2020

Glad you enjoyed your meal and hope we will see you again, Roy

Reviewed 18 August 2020

We had an evening meal here last week and were very impressed with everything to be honest. We have 2 young children and sat in the garden which was spacious and pleasant. Service was brilliant, staff were happy and friendly, food was easy to order...and the inside set up was mindful of social distancing. We both had steak which was cooked perfectly; chips and all the trimmings were lovely. Both kids meals were tasty, nicely presented, nutritious. Good portion sizes also. The sticky toffee pud was delicious. Apart from a few pesky wasps (we did choose to sit outside) couldn’t fault it!More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 10 August 2020

Brilliant location, easy to get to. Very friendly and patient as our guests were held up for over an hour. Food was tasty, we eat in their very nice garden.

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 27 July 2020 via mobile

Lovely traditional pub. Had a lovely roast dinner with loads of veg. They still do there children’s menu on a Sunday which is great. Little one loved his mac n cheese which tasted great. Staff are friendly.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 16 February 2020 via mobile

My friend and I stopped off at this lovely pub on Friday on our way to Cornwall. Lovely warm welcome, great menu choice, lovely vegetarian options, food was lovely and hot and tasty. Reasonably priced. 10 out of 10. Carol and Hollie, wells, somerset

Date of visit: February 2020
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Sam G
11 October 2017|
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Response from G_Man619 | Reviewed this property |
Drove past a couple of weeks ago. Not looking busy so should get in easy enough.
Isabella J
1 August 2017|
Response from SimoneMarshall | Property representative |
WE are dog friendly inside and outside. We do request that dogs do not go in the flower beds. There is no dress code. Booking is recommended.
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