Pubs Cornish Riviera

One of the more pleasurable aspects of a Cornish holiday is visiting the many traditional pubs & inns around the county. We hope you find our listings useful & if we are missing any pubs in Cornwall please feel free to let us know.



Caradon Inn - Upton Cross, Liskeard, Cornwall PL14 5AZ Tel: 01579 362391


The Decker’ has an extensive list of cocktails, mixed by the lively and friendly staff, and a tasty, yet well priced menu. Options include everything from ‘Big Al’s Breakfast’ and delicious home made soups through to ‘Tex Mex’ chilli bean nachos  & dips and succulent steaks with all the trimmings!

  Higher Market Street, East Looe, Cornwall Tel: 07708 186926

The Jolly Sailor is one of the oldest pubs in the Country.  In fact it is featured in a Wills cigarette card collection called 40 oldest inns. The Jolly Sailor serves a selection of fine Cornish Ales including the popular ‘Doom Bar’ and with a good local clientele, offers a friendly and warm atmosphere to all its visitors.

The Buller's Arms always makes and effort to entertain thier guests with live music sometimes up to three times a week but always on a Sunday lunch time from 3pm till 6pm. This features local talent as well visiting musicians. The themes for the music vary from Folk through to Jazz, so there is likely to be music to suit all tastes. Real ales and bar meals are available.

Ye Olde Fisherman’s Arms - Dating back to 1611, the Fishermans is a ‘proper’ old pub with beamed ceilings and folk music on Friday nights. Doombar, Bass and Weston’s Scrumpy are amongst the fine drinks on offer. Log fire in the winter. Location - Higher Market St, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1BW Tel: 01503 265800

The Globe Inn - Just by the railway station, the Globe has Skinners ales and also guest beers. Lunches are served all year round and evening meals in season. Location - Station Rd, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1HN Tel: 01503 262495

Swan Inn - A nice family pub serving bar meals at lunchtime and evenings from Easter to November, also with a restaurant upstairs. Real ales include Doombar and Courage Best with John Smiths, Guinness and Scrumpy also on offer. Location - Fore St, East Looe, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1DT Tel: 01503 263002

The Barbican Inn - Children Friendly. Location - Barbican Rd, East Looe, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1EY Tel: 01503 262746

The Admiral Boscarn - Located just by the beach with a great beer garden, the Boscarn offers home cooked food every lunchtime until 4pm in the season. Doombar is available as well as Cornish Orchard ‘real cider’. Entertainment includes live music and Karaoke in the main bar and a Night-club from 11pm to 2pm in the summer. Location - Churchend, East Looe, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1BU Tel: 01503 262923

Ye Olde Salutation Inn - Traditional 16th century Inn with log fire. Lunchtime and evening meals served until 2pm and from 6pm. Real ales include Sharps Doombar and Cornish Coaster. Friendly pub with family room. Location - Fore St, East Looe, Looe, Cornwall PL13 1AE Tel: 01503 262784

Ship Inn - Serving St Austell ales including HSD, Tinners and Tribute. Families are welcome and there are no smoking areas and pool tables. Bar meals are served lunchtimes and evenings every day, all year round with snacks available between 3pm and 6pm. Log fire.
Location - Fore Street, East Looe, Cornwall, PL13 1AD Tel: 01503 263124

Harbour Moon - The Harbour Moon offers both bar meals and a bistro as well as real ales such as Courage Best, Courage Directors, Fullers London Pride and guest beers. Location - The Quay, West Looe, Looe, Cornwall PL13 2BU Tel: 01503 262873

Tom Sawyer’s Tavern -  Located in Hannafore, Tom Sawyer’s Tavern overlooks Looe Island and Looe Bay so you enjoy great views from the large patio area in the summer. With real ales, bar meals and an a la carte restaurant, this is a very popular spot.  Location - Marine Drive, Hannafore, West Looe, Cornwall Tel: 01503 262782

Jubilee Inn – 16th century Inn with oak beamed ceilings and a log fire in winter. The bar serves home made dishes, local fish and fresh vegetables. The dining room is a la carte. Location - Jubilee Hill, Pelynt, Looe, Cornwall PL13 2JZ Tel: 01503 220920


Earl of Chatham - 39 Grenville Road, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0EP Tel: 01208 872 269

The Globe Inn - 3 North Street, Lostwithiel, Cornwall, PL22 0EG Tel: 01208 872501

Royal Talbot - Duke St, Lostwithiel, Cornwall PL22 0AG Tel: 01208 872498

Kings Arms Hotel - Fore St, Lostwithiel, Cornwall PL22 0BL Tel: 01208 872383

The Crown Inn - Lanlivery, Nr Bodmin, Cornwall  PL30 5BT Tel: 01208 872707


Fountain Inn- The Fountain Inn is a 15th Century Inn, the oldest in the charming fishing village of Mevagissey. There are two bars and a restaurant specialising in fresh locally caught fish and prime steaks. The restaurant is renowned for its Seafood Platter.Located - Cliff Street, Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26 6QH Tel: 01726 842320

The Harbour Tavern - The Harbour Tavern enjoys a fantastic position right on the harbourfront The origins of the Harbour Tavern date back to the 14th century. Food, from hot and cold snacks to full meals, is served all day, and the range of drinks includes real ales and draught ciders, wines and spirits. Located Jetty Street, Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26 6UH Tel: 01726 842220

Ship Inn- The Ship at Mevagissey is one of Cornwall's most famous inns with a cult following from around the world attracted by its genuine unspoilt charm. You will find fresh fish on the menu almost daily - weather permitting - and all the food is home-cooked. The inn is always full of colour and is host to local musicians and players throughout the winter. A real old Cornish pub which is always a pleasure to be in.Located - Fore Street, Mevagissey, Cornwall, PL26 6UQ Tel: 01726 843324

The Kings Arms - A small pub in the centre of the village. Food served and live entertainment on the weekend.Located - 17 Fore St, Mevagissey, St. Austell, Cornwall PL26 6UQ Tel: 01726 843869

Cellar Bar - Small pub in town centre by the War Memorial.Located - 2a St. Georges Square, Mevagissey, St. Austell, Cornwall PL26 6UB Tel: 01726 844003


  Rising Sun Inn- A beamed bar area with a snug to one side. and views of the cove. The bar serves an outstanding range of real ales and bottled beers including Adnams Best Bitter and  Addlestones Cloudy cider. Also offers Guiness, Strongbow and John Smiths Smooth.Superb selection of traditional and New World wines. Located - Portmellon, Mevagissey, St. Austell, Cornwall PL26 6PL Tel: 01726 843235

The Barley Sheaf Inn - The Barley Sheaf is a local Cornish pub serving the best of local beers and food. Situated in the village of Gorran Churchtown. Selection of real ales and serves good food. Dog friendly.Located - Gorran Churchtown, St. Austell, Cornwall PL26 6HN Tel: 01726 843330

The Ship Inn- The Ship at Pentewan is a small friendly village Inn with a public bar, lounge and dining room. Set in a pretty village, across the road from the old disused clay harbour, there is a beer garden on the old harbourside with resident swans and ducks. Located - 31-33 West End, Pentewan, St. Austell, Cornwall PL26 6BX Tel: 01726 842855

The Crown Inn - Typical country pub with lots of character, real ales, a pleasant beer garden and excellent food.Located - Churchtown, St Ewe, St Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6EY Tel: 01726 843322

The Llawnroc Inn-  Pub and hotel in Gorran Haven just a couple of minutes walk from the beach. Beer garden and food and choice of lounge bar, local "fisherman's" bar and a relaxing non-smoking dining area. Selection of wines, spirits and beers including several cask conditioned ales and delicious meals from a variety of menus. Located - 33 Chute Lane, Gorran Haven, St Austell, Cornwall, PL26 6NU Tel: 01726 843461.


Britannia Inn - St. Austell Road, Tregrehan, Par, Cornwall  PL24 2SL Tel: 01726 812889

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