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10 Beach Road, Carlyon Bay, PL25 3PH +44 1726255963

((((( British
  •  - Cornwall
  •  - Cornwall
  •  - Cornwall
Opening hours
Tuesday to Saturday: 18:00 - 21:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 14:00 & 18:00 - 21:00

Friendly welcome - good service - delicious food

Ian Fullalove 19 July 2016
from Newquay

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Awarded 2 AA Rosettes for excellency of cuisine and consistently the number 1 restaurant in St Austell on Tripadvisor, Austell’s is a contemporary British restaurant near the Cornwall coast. Listed in the Michelin Guide, Austell’s focus is on refined comfort food.

Head chef Brett boasts previous experience in such prestigious restaurants as The Ivy and the Four Seasons, and oversees a wholesome menu of enticing, seasonal offerings. Featured are the confit of local pork belly, with creamed potato, cauliflower, curried apple, green beans and pancetta, and an over-aged Cornish sirloin with wild garlic mash, asparagus, caramelised onions, parmesan, and port and truffle jus.

There’s a weekly pie night at this popular restaurant in St Austell, with a duck pie recipe that has met with royal approval from Prince Charles. Refurbished in 2014 to feature an elegant, understated interior, the Austell's also provides a special Sunday roast menu.

A couple of miles from St Austell Station, Austell’s is near the coast of Charlestown.


10 Beach Road, Carlyon Bay, PL25 3PH

Contact +44 1726813888
Reservations +44 1726255963

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Customer reviews for Austell's

4.8 ((((( (based on 54 reviews)
100% of diners recommend this restaurant
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Recommended for

  • dinner (50)
  • romantic (24)
  • private dining (18)
  • value (16)
  • lunch (14)
  • luxury (14)
  • business (11)
  • trendy (8)
  • large parties (7)
  • entertainment (5)
  • afternoon tea (3)
  • child friendly (2)
  • ((((( 16 August 2016 by Carol G from Saint Austell

    An excellent evening, the food and service was perfect. It is nice to have a good restaurant so close to home and would thoroughly recommend to friends. The young lady that served us during the evening was absolutely charming.
    I was here with my sister and brother in law from the USA and they were equally impressed, we will certainly return when they are over next.

  • ((((( 2 August 2016 by Margaret Mckenna from Coventry

    Excellent meal and great service as usual

  • ((((( 19 July 2016 by Ian Fullalove from Newquay

    Friendly welcome - good service - delicious food

  • ((((* 20 June 2016 by Rob Foster from Saint Austell

    Good food good service

  • ((((( 7 June 2016 by JULIAN from Gloucester

    sublime food - the best!

  • ((((( 23 May 2016 by Juliet Edwards from Helston

    We had eaten at Austells before so were very much looking forward to eating here again. We were not disappointed. I opted for the 5 course taster menu- a bit over ambitious on my part as i was full after the 3rd course! Delightful assortment of various dishes. Risotto was my favourite although they were all beautifully presented and delicious. My husband has the spring menu and was not than happy with it.
    We'll definitely be going again. It's a lovely, friendly and welcoming place to eat good food.

  • ((((( 22 May 2016 by John Ireland from Local

    Food excellent, the crab ravioli was superb, as was the monkfish main. Unfortunately we were both too full for a dessert! Brett and Emma make you feel really welcome.

  • ((((( 13 May 2016 by Finley Craig from Saint Austell

    Incredible service, booked a table for our anniversary knowing it would be excellent food from previous visits, but not only was the food impeccable they offered us a free drink each because it was our anniversary. They also did some subtle extras such as put some confetti on our table and made our desert extra special with a lovely message on. My partner and me both loved every part of the meal. It is the best value for money restaurant ever! Michelin star level food without the price tag. Thank you Austell's.

  • ((((( 3 May 2016 by Ian Fullalove from Newquay

    lovely atmosphere with friendly stadff and super food

  • ((((( 30 April 2016 by Gemma from St Austell

    Have always loved it here, staff are attentive and the food to die for.

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