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Lanivet Inn Restaurant

Truro Road, Bodmin PL30 5ET, England
+44 1208 831212
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Steakhouse, Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Truro Road, Bodmin PL30 5ET, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice place to eat , does get busy so best to book in advance. As far as i know its the only pub/restuarant in the village but very very nice , staff are curteous and friendly and very welcomeing, good well cooked food...More

Thank Carol T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Lanivet Inn when we stayed at Waterside Bodmin. It was recommended to it by a member of staff - although we didn’t eat on this occasion we did indulge ourselves in the well sought after rattler cider !!!! The restaurant was filled with customers...More

Thank Christine R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We tried to eat here on a Saturday evening, it is a pub that serves food with table service. It was very busy and quite loud. A band was setting up preparing to play. There were seats available so the two of us sat at...More

Thank deriman
Robert L, Owner at Lanivet Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review as a team we all take our feedback extremely seriously on here and always look at ways we can improve from the feedback we get. However on this instance I believe a large amount of this may be due to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ok, good service, pitched for quick food. A friendly place where there was some entertainment. Food was good value.

Thank mark c
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Staff were lovely and friendly, gd atmosphere. Great menu, plenty to choose from.Lovely food, huge portions. Will definitely be back

Thank Tanya A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful evening meal, quantity enormous, quality faultless... superb menu choices and a wonderful atmosphere to celebrate friends getting together from UK and New Zealand. As always superb service with helpful staff. I have spent many times here for meals and have never been disappointed....More

1  Thank Fremur
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely pub with lots of character set in a small village. Great atmosphere with friendly and helpful staff. Although we got there before lunchtime, it was no problem for us to have a drink and look at the menu. Although there was a notice saying...More

1  Thank CUnsworth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Today is mine and my husbands wedding anniversary, we called in at the Lanivet Inn for lunch. The atmosphere was lovely, as was the food. It arrived quickly and was piping hot! the staff were extremely pleasant. Loved our lunch, would highly recommend this place,...More

1  Thank Paula P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly pub, good food, varied menu. Popular and busy but copes with the numbers. We were staying nearby and ate here two nights running as very good value for money. Drinks reasonably priced also..good atmosphere too.

Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Pub packed and football on tv .Tables at a premium and told we had to vacate by 8pm .Dont know why its so popular.Large portions disguise the poor quality available. Would not eat there againMore

1  Thank Phil A
Robert L, Owner at Lanivet Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback, I am sorry you were disappointed with your food had you told us at the time when we checked if everything was ok, perhaps we could have changed it for you or compensated anything that may not have been up...More

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John F
28 August 2017|
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Response from Robert L | Property representative |
Hi, Yes Dogs are allowed but only in the bar area and Not in the restaurant. If you call to book a table please make staff aware that you will be bringing your dog with you so that they can arrange a table in the bar area... More
14 September 2015|
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Response from roger w | Reviewed this property |
yes we were in there and dogs were in there we have no problem with that as we have 2, but they stayed at home but nice to think that its dog friendly
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Truro Road, Bodmin PL30 5ET, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bodmin
  • Phone Number: +44 1208 831212
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We are a community led village pub focusing on the things that make a good pub great: quality food made from fresh locally sourced produce, the best kept ales, music, games and a whole lot of fun.
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