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The Castle Inn

16 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
+44 1736 796833
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Best value for money cream tea!

Dropped in for an afternoon drink, good real ales on tap for hubby and I had a cream tea which at... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
Jeannette504216
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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Visited for Food and Quiz but weren't doing food

We got in there early as we ate in there last year before we participated in the quiz and wanted to... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2018
alli-g37
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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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The Castle Inn is a beautiful warm and friendly real ale pub. All of our staff have been with us for many years and are very experienced with real ale and are proud of this knowledge and are more than happy to help or advise you with your selection.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“great pub” (16 reviews)
“quiz night” (8 reviews)
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16 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
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+44 1736 796833
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"great pub"
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"quiz night"
in 8 reviews
"old fashioned pub"
in 6 reviews
"selection of beers"
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"steak and ale pie"
in 3 reviews
"mulled cider"
in 2 reviews
"type place"
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"cornish pub"
in 2 reviews
"friendly barman"
in 2 reviews
"dog friendly pub"
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"fore street"
in 5 reviews
"sunday roast"
in 3 reviews
"real ale"
in 5 reviews
"favourite pub"
in 2 reviews
"ploughman's lunch"
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"three nights"
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"pub food"
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Dropped in for an afternoon drink, good real ales on tap for hubby and I had a cream tea which at just £4.95 was amazing value for money, the Scones were lovely, fresh and warm with loads of jam and delicious clotted cream, lots of...More

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

We got in there early as we ate in there last year before we participated in the quiz and wanted to have our tea in there again but unfortunately they no longer do food on a Monday because of the quiz which doesn't start till...More

1  Thank alli-g37
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

Went here over Easter with my mum, Dad and boyfriend and what a lovely pub this is. Love the photos on the wall of all the old people who have been going there though out the years. Drinks are a good cost for a town...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Nice pub in st ives. Visited on Saturday and Tuesday night. Sat was very busy Tuesday very quiet as you'd expect. Great selection of beers and a few ciders. Also allows vaping as long as you're not chucking out clouds which is a big plus...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

Called in for a spot of lunch a party of 6 adults and 1 child,it was empty when we called and wasn't sure what to expect? We all wanted drinks and was shown lots of options the sharps ale was excellent. a good selection of...More

1  Thank Trevor G
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Having tramped St Ives in the rain we needed a cup of tea and quick. We read the signs along the way offering afternoon teas and the offers appeared to get cheaper as we walked along the street; thinking by the end of the road...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2018

We are regular out of season visitors to St. Ives, we often have a beer at this pub, the beer is kept well, the locals are friendly, and we have heard some decent close harmony singing. As beer drinking musicians this fits the bill for...More

1  Thank clarrie2015
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Typical old pub with yellows glow and way too much wood. Quiz night was good but we had intended to have a meal first but we’re told there was no food on quiz nights which was a pity. It doesn’t mention this on their website

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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Visited 3 times last weekend and my wife lived the mulled cider with an additional shot of rum. Friendly welcome and well kept beer made this our favourite pub in St Ives

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

If you are looking for a no nonsense pub with a good local vibe, great beer, friendly staff and old fashioned charm, look no further. Yes, it's got dated decor , bit rough round the edges but I like that. If you want to mix...More

1  Thank wifeoftommo
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trickytrees2013
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Response from pjbdrive | Reviewed this property |
yes they have entertainment on most Friday/Saturday nights.
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Laura H
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Response from michael864 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I cant remember you will have to ask
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