The Bowgie Inn – The Pub with a View


The great thing about Newquay is that it sits by the coast facing the Celtic Sea.  This seaside town is actually very famous for its beaches and its surfing.  It’s even a popular family destination to get away from the hustle and bustle of the big city.  Many tourists actually make their way to Newquay to enjoy the sights and view and many establishments cater to these tourists.  One such place is the Bowgie In.

Located outside of the commercial center of Newquay, overlooking the Crantock Beach, you will find The Bowgie Inn – the pub with a view.  This pub is located in a great area that is overlooking the beach and so it never runs out of anything to do.

Also known as the Pink Pub, The Bowgie is actually one of the most popular and one of the most well-loved pubs in Cornwall.  In fact parts of the inn have existed since the 18th century so there’s a lot of history to the pub. The building itself has many traditional looking features that making a visit to the pub, unforgettable.

But don’t be fooled. While the Bowgie Inn retains most of its traditional looking setting, it is equipped with many of the modern features that you would find in the 21st century.  They even have 70 inch HDTV screens around the pub so you can watch whatever sport that you want.

The Bowgie Inn is not only a pub but a restaurant as well as they serve lunch and dinner meals as well.  They are known for a fantastic menu known for some homemade dishes such as soups, pies and steak.  They are also well known for their quiches and roasts which are some of the highlights of their menu.  They even have desserts available and even have a children’s menu.  They definitely have something for everyone.  What’s great is that you can sit outside and dine with their great menu while watching the view of the beach and the sea.

The Bowgie is also a great venue for different kinds of gigs and events.  They host old school hits and even have a jam night.  In August during the bank holiday, they host the Bowgie Annual Ale Festival.  There’s live music, Cornish ciders, great food and even real ale to top the event.

The pub and restaurant is also located at Crantock Beach which is just 2 miles away from the surfing capital of the UK.  Crantock is a fantastic place for you to find waves and surf. They even feature a live webcam of their surfing spots for your perusal at their website.

Some of the features that you will find at the Bowgie are the following:

  • Seating and Waitstaff
  • Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking,
  • 70” HD Television
  • Highchairs Available
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Serves Alcohol and has a Full Bar
  • Accepts American Express, Mastercard, Accepts Visa
  • Free Wifi

The Bowgie Inn is open Sundays to Mondays 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM.

Should you want to find out more, you can visit their website at


Location and Contact Information

Crantock, Newquay
Cornwall, TR8 5SE

Tel: 01637 830363
Email: [email protected]


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