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Ownership changed- quiet when we called. Service excellent , food good .

Excellent greeting on entry. Very nice surrounds although our table in restaurant area was rickety... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Chippenham, United Kingdom
Falmouth Packet under new managment.

The Falmouth Packet has been re-vamped with a slant towards local drinkers rather than eaters. A... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
David K
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Multi award winning pub, with a warm welcome dog and child friendly. We pride ourselves on sourcing the finest local ingredients and cooking them very well.
Rosudgeon TR20 9QE, England
+44 1736 762240
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Group lunch pre booked. We experienced very long delays between course's. The service was appalling. The drinks were very expensive. Not a good experience & definitely not good value

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A late decision for a party of six to enjoy a Xmas get together. The Packet had a good history for food and service but how that has changed. A great place for a pool evening but not for a friends get together for a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank white_eagle100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Group lunch. Very slow service , very long delays between courses. One dish of each veg for a table of 14 useless. Had to request for more and waited ages. So food was going cold while we waited for more veg. Pavlova desert was a...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Vera261
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The Falmouth Packet HAD been my favourite for many year for various special events. Always a lovely welcome, excellent service with a personal touch,delightful interesting menu. Sunday lunch was always our regular family get together. This Sunday 11th Nov. was the first visit since change...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jill S
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Came to The Packet for Sunday Lunch on several occasions before it changed management early 2018. Came just as it opnened again, wish i had not bothered. It has also changed it's food quality to bog standard pub rubbish, poory cooked, under cooked veg, cold...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Martin W
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Excellent greeting on entry. Very nice surrounds although our table in restaurant area was rickety. We had tried to get a table here with previous owners but was so popular we never managed. This time( new owner- after a period closed?) very few in either...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gerardWiltshireUK
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We have visited a number of times over the past few years but this was the first time since it changed hands and I fear never again. The addition of a new wall does nothing for the ambiance and character of the place. The greeting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank buzzmanjohn
Reviewed 3 October 2018

The Falmouth Packet has been re-vamped with a slant towards local drinkers rather than eaters. A new internal wall has made the pub a little dark and less inviting than it was. Food is good and extremely well priced especially at lunch time. Cuisine not...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 27 September 2018

Recently while on holiday we visited this venue. The staff were very pleasant and courteous. The waitress took our order promptly and before too long our very enjoyable meals were served. There is plenty of choice with approx 10 starters and 10 main coursesto choose...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angie C
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to have lunch with our 5 month old puppy. We took advantage of the lovely beer garden and were made to feel very welcome. Pip received a fuss from everyone and enjoyed a lay in the sun while we ate. I had...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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1 April 2018|
Response from Pete R |
It's been refurbished and has re-opened. Went for a meal here on Easter Monday.