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The Pavilion Boatshed Restaurant

) #6 of 30 Restaurants in Perranporth $$$$ Seafood, British,
8 Beach Road, Perranporth TR6 0JL, England
+44 1872 300784
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (20 reviews)
“petit fours” (11 reviews)
“lobster” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8 Beach Road, Perranporth TR6 0JL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided to stop for lunch on a whim and what a great decision. Freshly prepared crab sandwiches displayed all the delicacy of this intriguing meat and the local (Camel estuary) oysters were fat and juicy. A few surprising extra touches, amuse bouche, petit fours, were...More

Thank stevekuhl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a bit late so only had mains. One dressed crab - delicious. The other main we had was turbot.....and it was perfection - best I've ever had. Service was spot-on, attentive without ever being intrusive Definitely recommend

Thank Nick N
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and staff excellent 3rd visit never disappointed Staff welcoming chef friendly now a firm favourite for birthday meals 100%in every way

Thank janine_withers
Reviewed 21 March 2017

AMAZING food and service Booked for a birthday and the food and service was amazing, I forgot to say at point of booking husband was a veggie, but it was no problem and the chef made up a veggie menu for him which was amazing....More

Thank Wistle05
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We popped in for a coffee and got given some olives and even had some fantastic marshmallows with a hot chocolate. Nice place, excellent service

1  Thank Tony B
Reviewed 4 February 2017

This was an exceptional meal. A very high quality menu, with particularly unexpected and tasty mid course extras. The wine was disappointingly expensive for mid range quality. Service pleasantly friendly, attentive and efficient. Wonderful place for that special occasion or,whenever one wants to treat oneself!

Thank Judy M
Reviewed 8 January 2017

What a find the owner and staff superb the food marvellous we ate here twice in three days and the food was just as good the second time

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

I would had preferred to leave 3 1/2 points out of 5 but trip advisor doesn't allow for 1/2 points. Good food but we didn't think it was value for money. £9 for soup in my opinion is too expensive and similar prices for desserts....More

Thank Chasing_rainbows_28
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The photos speak for themselves here really. We were sent beautifully presented amuse bouche's to try in between courses too. It was a rather fabulous adventure for my pallet!!

1  Thank Oci_1
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

After being disappointed with the watering hole this restaurant was a little gem! We were really surprised the quality of the food was excellent. The waitress was really friendly and helpful when my husband explained he didn't eat cheese she took away the mouse bouche...More

Thank Pam D
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are dogs allowed in?
14 September 2016|
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Response from Midlandsman56 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
Is there a children's menu and is it suitable for well behaved children and babies?
25 April 2015|
Response from PortisheadTraveller | Reviewed this property |
I didnt notice a children's menu. In the evening I would say not suitable as it has quite a grown up feeling and quite small. If in any doubt contact the restaurant as they were very helpful when I rang up.
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27 December 2014|
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Response from jono m | Reviewed this property |
For us price was not the main reason we decided to eat at the Pavilion Boat Shed. Instead it was based on the quality of local produce used and the reputation of the chef who, we believe, has worked in Michelin Star... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Beach Road, Perranporth TR6 0JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Perranporth
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 300784
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We offer fresh local food served at the heart of Perranporth beachfront. Our unique open plan restaurant allows you to enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner while over looking Perranporth beach. Whether it's a quick stop before wandering round the shops or a relaxing dinner, the Pavilion Boatshed Restaurant is the perfect space to sit and watch the world go by. We take inspiration from our stunning surroundings and work closely with nearby producers to use a selection of Cornish seafood, freshly grown vegetables and locally bred meat as our main ingredients to create the very best Cornish cuisine. All this paired with a variety of drinks ranging from Cornish ales to a fine selection of champagne.
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