There are Menu changes on a daily basis; the sample menu below however is reflective of the style of cuisine offered. 

The Waterwheel Restaurant Menu




Soup of the Day                                            £5.50

Granary bread and butter


Ham hock Terrine                                         £7.00

Crispy hen’s egg, Piccalilli and toast 


Smoked salmon and Prawns                            £7.50

Horseradish cream, rocketand citrus dressing


Twice baked Cornish Cheese Soufflé                  £7.00

Tomato, Basil Pistou and Boss’s Chutney


BAY Scallops                                               £10.50

Chorizo, celeriac, sea vegetables and Crab crumb


Cornish Breaded Brie                                    £6.50

Fried, with a Cranberry and Port Sauce





Beer Battered Fish and Chips                         £12.95

Crushed minted peas and Tartare Sauce


Chicken breast                                            £11.95

Cheese and bacon sauce, Crushed baby potatoes, 

And seasonal greens


Sea Bass Fillets                                           £16.50

Poached in a white wine and fresh tomato, wilted rocket

New potatoes and salad


Mushroom and red pepper Stroganoff                £11.95

Basmati rice, side salad


Pan fried Hake                                            £15.50

Cauliflower elements, sea greens, 

Hazelnut beurre noisette, potato cake            


Slow Braised Pork                                         £16.95

Crushed baby potatoes, carrot, 

seasonal green vegetables


Smoked BBQ Pork Belly                                  £15.50

Fruit slaw, dill pickle, pork quaver 

and skin on fries





Mixed Grill – The Beast!                                 £20.00

Rump steak, lamb chop, pork steak, gammon, 

fried egg and a 6” smoked sausage 


10oz mature Sirloin steak                                £19.00


Both of the above served with tomato, field

mushrooms, beer battered onion rings and skin on fries


 6oz Beef Burger                                           £10.95

Onion rings, Dill pickle, mustard mayo, tomato relish 


6oz Veggie Burger                                         £10.95

Onion rings, Dill pickle, mustard mayo, tomato relish 


All burgers are served with skin on fries


Add Bacon or cheese,                                     £1.00






Garlic Bread                                               £2.50

Skin on fries                                              £2.50

Side Salad                                                 £2.50

Baby Potatoes                                             £2.50

Beer Battered Onion Rings                             £2.50

Seasonal vegetables                                     £2.50




Chocolate Delice                                          £7.00

Rodda’s, Amaretto Biscuits


For ultra indulgence add a tot of Disaronno        £3.00                                                                                           


Crème Brulee                                             £6.00

With Shortbread biscuit


Raspberry and White                                    £6.50

Chocolate Cheesecake  


Sticky Toffee Pudding                                    £6.50

and naughty toffee sauce

Choose from Rodda’s, Cornish ice cream or custard


Banoffee Waffle,                                            £7.50

Warm Belgian waffle, sliced banana, Cornish ice cream, 

clotted cream, toffee sauce and pecans                      

(Can be made with GF pancakes)   


Treacle Tart                                                £6.00

Choose from Rodda’s, Cornish ice cream or custard

Chocolate Fudge Brownie                                £6.50

Choose from Rodda’s, Cornish ice cream




Lemon Sorbet                                               £4.00


Cornish Vanilla ice cream                                £4.00


Open Monday to Saturday from 6.30pm, last food orders at 8.45pm.


Sundays: In the winter months we are closed on Sundays.In the summer we are only open to residents.


​Booking advised:

*COVID* We will be opening our restaurant intermittently through the winter depending on demand. We apologise for the inconvenience however this is a very difficult time.




The Waterwheel Inn

Bodmin Road


St Austell


PL25 5RR

Telephone: 01726 67435

Email:Please use the contact form on the 'Location' page.

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