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Jamaica Inn (Star Pubs & Bars (Heineken UK))

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
St Austell - Jamaica Inn AleAcceptable1
Dartmoor - Jail AleNot Tried0
Tintagel - Poldark AleNot Tried0
Picture 1. Jamaica Inn, Bolventor, Cornwall
Picture 2. Jamaica Inn, Bolventor, Cornwall
Jason Jones

Visits Details

05 Jul 2019 (Magnus Greel)
Lunchtime very busy inside and out on a hot summer's day. A mix of drinkers and diners scattered throughout this huge pub. Bar staff not as prepared for us as the previous two.
St Austell - Jamaica Inn Ale3.80AcceptableLast few out before the end of the barrel. Hazy with a fruity dry bitter finish
Dartmoor - Jail Ale4.80Not Tried
Tintagel - Poldark Ale4.50Not TriedLast few pints drained upon our arrival.

About the Jamaica Inn

The pub sign. Jamaica Inn, Bolventor, Cornwall

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in Bolventor, Cornwall, PL15 7TS.

High on windswept Bodmin Moor, this old coaching inn has become immortalised by the Daphne du Maurier novel and is heavily themed on those lines. A large rambling building, it nevertheless has a cosy front bar along more traditional lines, which is furnished with oak settles and tables, and a huge granite fireplace burning enormous logs in winter. The beamed ceilings are festooned with hanging copper kettles and jugs, and a large collection of UK and foreign banknotes. There is an adjacent snug. The inn has a separate restaurant. There is a museum and gift shop complex too.

We have visited this pub once, seen 3 different beers and tried 1 of them.

Map location

Postcode: PL15 7TS