We would just like to say congratulations to the future Mr and Mrs Ridge who got engaged in Fowey last night whilst staying at the hotel. Enjoy the champagne!

“Save water, drink wine” Catherine Colebrook

You don’t have to be a wine connoisseur to know when your wine doesn’t match your food. The wrong glass of wine can ruin a delicious meal or render the wine undrinkable (until dessert). On the other hand, when a wine complements your meal it can bring your food to life – bringing out flavours you wouldn’t otherwise have noticed. Read more

 

Some things in life are easy to control and Ashley Wright our Head Chef is a master at multi tasking and keeping tight controls in his kitchen – however on Tuesday evening Ashley definitely wasn’t in charge, his new daughter Daisia was. No, she didn’t take over the cooking from him, but she caused panic when she chose to arrive 3 days earlier than planned. Read more

Ashley shares his tips for cooking pheasant in this month’s issue of Cornwall Today….

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So you want to wow your friends with impeccable hosting skills? Make it an evening they’ll remember?

You’re in luck – we can help. Being in the hospitality industry, the team behind Q restaurant housed within the luxury hotel in Cornwall, The Old Quay House, know a thing or two about how to deliver excellent service. Alex our restaurant manager knows it’s the small details that count. He suggests starting with background music – the unofficial rule books say you should be able to hear it in the distance without it being obtrusive – did you know that? Read more

Ashley’s food is already winning plenty of fans. Get to know the man behind the food as Ashley talks home cooking, celebrity dinner parties and what inspires him….

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Packages, The Old Quay House Hotel

As the clocks go back and the evenings draw in, there’s plenty to enjoy at Q restaurant with special foodie events and offers throughout the winter. Come and join us…

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Devon’s loss is Cornwall’s gain so says the Cornish Guardian tomorrow. With dessert described as ‘better than sex’… Ashley’s arrival is already turning heads…. Read more

Relaxed waterfront restaurant … Fowey River oysters, local scallops, West Country meat and Cornish cheeses … hungry yet?

‘Q’ restaurant at The Old Quay House offers excellent dining in a relaxed, unstuffy setting. Read more

A warm welcome to our new Head Chef, Ashley Wright, who joins us from 22 Mill Street in Chagford, Devon (not far from gorgeous Gidleigh Park). We’re looking forward to tucking into Ashley’s new menu of ‘fresh, fun and contemporary’ dishes that use the best local and seasonal produce.