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March 2020: Following the completion of the extensive repairs needed after the fire in June 2019, The Old Coastguard was due to re-open on 20 March, but this was postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak.

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Summary

£34
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

A “perfect setting” looking out to the sea and St Michael’s Mount awaits at this “laidback”, boutique-ish hotel dining room, where the current regime – shared with the Gurnard’s Head – turn out “exceedingly tasty” fish-centric food. STOP PRESS: In June 2019, there was a fire, and until early 2020, the Old Coastguard team will be cooking at The Vault (17-18 Market Pl, Penzance TR18 2JP - tel 01736 733033).

Summary

£35
    £
4
Very Good
3
Good
4
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

In a “simply perfect spot” gazing out to sea and St Michael’s Mount, this hotel dining room “has gone through many variations”, but has clearly settled into its stride under the Gurnard’s Head team. The “mainly locally sourced” (fish-slanted) food is “melt in the mouth”.

Summary

£45
   ££
3
Good
2
Average
3
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

With a “lovely setting looking out to sea”, this “cosy” yet “spacious” hotel dining room – offering “gorgeous” fish-centric cuisine – feels “more south of France than Cornwall”; “come here during the day and sit outside to enjoy the wonderful views towards St Michael’s Mount”.

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The Old Coastguard Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of The Old Coastguard Restaurant in TR19, Mousehole by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of The Old Coastguard restaurant.
Rod H
Excellent front of house, very slick Covid ...
Reviewed 2 months, 28 days ago

"Excellent front of house, very slick Covid arrangements, excellent food, superb location and a buzz made our visit very memorable. The Old Coastguard is back following the fire and its quality is undiminished. The place to eat in Mousehole and worth travelling to. You will not be disappointed."

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Pudding
£6.00 £9.00 £6.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £16.00
Filter Coffee £2.00
Extras  
Service 10.00%
The Parade, Mousehole, TR19 6PR
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Thursday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Friday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Saturday12 pm‑2:30 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm
Sunday12 pm‑2 pm, 6:30 pm‑9 pm

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