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The Watering Hole

) #3 of 30 Restaurants in Perranporth $$ - $$$ , British,
19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
+44 1872 672054
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (43 reviews)
“beach bar” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
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1 - 10 of 1,044 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Well, if you pay like I did to see Tom Jones the acoustic the impenetrable bamboo wall between the £70 per ticket and members of the public wandering on the beach doesn't work. A tip is don't pay and watch for free ! On a...More

Thank Neil L
Reviewed yesterday

walked to watering hole on beautiful sunny sunday afternoon to enjoy a drink after long drive decided to stay for dinner chose fajitas and chilli and rice all for less than £25 more than we could eat good value and good food

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Camping nearby with friends we made the half hour walk to the Watering Hole four times. There were always plenty of staff on duty and we never had to wait more than five minutes to be served. The real ales were excellent. We eat there...More

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On our visit to friend decided to visit the beach for lunch. Nice view. Just on the beach. Food is more street style food. Not high standard Good for quick lunch by the sea.

Thank Athan1976
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have always loved coming to this pub, even last September my husband I came several times and had superb food in an amazing location! However, we went last night and out of 6 meals only 2 people were happy. One had chilli, she said...More

Thank sue h
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Quite simply eat drink and be merry at this stunning bar and restaurant with some of the best views in Cornwall. Good is good traditional pub fare ideal for families and couples.

Thank eliot g
Reviewed 6 days ago

I've been here a few times, for coffee and cake, for a Sunday Roast, and just for a random drink. Everytime I have found the people working at the place give the impression they don't want to be there, and don't care about their customers....More

Thank Rich B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has to be one of the most beautiful places in England. The food was lovely, always hot and we never had to wait more than about 20 mins, even though the place is always busy. Whether its a burger or a full meal,...More

Thank TheNorfolkCouple
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was decent in terms of portions. We had fish and chips, fajitas, soup with bread and a pizza by each came to about £45-50 Do I recommend ? Yes!!! Go if nothing else but to sit outside on the wood benches and soak up...More

1  Thank SakeSake
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here several times on our weeks stay in Perranporth. Fantastic location right on the beach. Great food. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Anne M
The Watering H, Public Relations Manager at The Watering Hole, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Anne, We're so glad you enjoyed our bar on the beach! We look forward to seeing you again. Best Regards, The Watering Hole

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Scottyam7
Is there a campsite nearby
22 July 2016|
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Response from Darrenv1971 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Perranporth caters mostly for caravans but I think there are a couple of campsites within walking distance of the beach
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bryant1984
Hi does anybody know if they serve breakfast here and if so is it any good and what sort of price is it?
14 June 2016|
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Response from 14Abby09 | Reviewed this property |
We paid £6.95 for the small, and it wasn't even small! More than enough and it was a very good fry up!
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Diane G
Got the info that we can park fairly close by. Would like to know whether we would be able to make it with a disabled scooter? !! Can walk a few yards . Thanks
22 May 2016|
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Response from abbie c | Reviewed this property |
If the scooter can go on sand then my answer would be yes but if not then I would suggest ringing them up and see what they say
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St. Pirans Road | Perranporth Beach, Perranporth TR6 0BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Perranporth
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 672054
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