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The Three Pilchards

Quay Road, Polperro PL13 2QZ, England
+44 1503 272233
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (128 reviews)
“scallops” (94 reviews)
“skewers” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM Hours
Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quay Road, Polperro PL13 2QZ, England
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1 - 10 of 1,280 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A lovely meal with excellent friendly service from our waiter Sam, recommend chicken, ham and leek pie, but all the food coming out to neighbouring tables looked tremendous 👍

2  Thank bevc695
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely food and friendly staff great selection of drinks, look forward to going again. We also went in summer and the beer garden although up some steps gives a lovely view of the coast.

2  Thank kinsit
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

What a special find today and warm welcome in this delightful pub in Polperro. The team are delightful and incredibly accommodating. For anyone else that has life threatening allergies, you can be assured of an extensive and informative menu. Very clearly labelled with allergens in...More

3  Thank Tara L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We popped in here for lunch, the place was packed but after a short wait a table was soon found for us. Our drinks order was quickly taken, then came the hard decision of what to order, we both went for the prawns and scallops...More

3  Thank cliffr104
Reviewed 4 days ago

Called in for drinks and took advantage of sitting outside in the beer garden. We visited in late October and it looks like in the summer there may be an outside bar too. Only downside I could see was the very narrow steep steps to...More

2  Thank JaxGallaghan
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food and service here fabulous with special thanks to Sam for looking after us today. The menu has a wonderful choice for fish and meat lovers as well as vegetarians. In the summer months you can go up to the terrace and there are the...More

3  Thank dadaandbaba
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have visited this pub on several occasions. Good food, very helpful and happy staff! Large range of food and alcohol

2  Thank Dassy2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fab pub with lovely Sunday lunches. Beautiful beef lunch and plenty of it!! Good atmosphere and in particular staff are very accommodating. Need to get Sam as many reviews as possible so he can get his tatttoo finished ! Good fun.

3  Thank Discover43672573727
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sam served us on the night we ate, and was super friendly. Makes such a difference to have staff who engage in a bit of chat and with a smile! Very entertaining afternoon the previous day, with Jake and Albert and the other canine guests,...More

1  Thank Elizabeth O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this pub for the first time and we were very impressed. It was a wet and windy day in Polperro but we had a lovely warm welcome from a staff member named Sam. We were visiting with our 9 month old baby and...More

2  Thank Helen0193
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Questions & Answers
19 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from dihorton | Reviewed this property |
I have never visited this inn during Christmas so are unable to answer this question. Perhaps go onto their website nearer the time, or contact them direct, Im sure they will be able to help.
21 March 2018|
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Response from DanKat80 | Property representative |
Hi Sorry but steak will not be returning to the menu again however we do have a wide and varied menu with plenty of meat options as well as ever changing specials.
28 November 2017|
Response from ThreePilchards | Property representative |
No I'm afraid not. Not this year.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
11:00 AM - 11:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Road, Polperro PL13 2QZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Polperro
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 272233
Home Cooked, Fresh, Locally Sourced Food. Specialising in hearty meals and fresh fish dishes.
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