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Sportsmans Arms

$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub, International
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Bolitho Road, Heamoor, Penzance TR18 3EH, England
+44 1736 362831
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41 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We'd previously eaten here and enjoyed good food so thought we'd try the steak night at £9 a head. Wow. Succulent rump, so tender it was the best ever. Onion rings and choice of sauces at no extra cost. Good wines. A really fab night. Will definitely be back. Restaurant was full and a local resident said that it was... More 

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Thank Catherine P
Truro, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked a table for 11 as I had friends coming for my birthday weekend, booking was no trouble at all, we sat in the restaurant side of the pub which I noticed has been refurbished and looks good. As it was steak night we all decided to have the rump for £9, it was great, not tough at all,... More 

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Thank jhopkins005
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

I don't ever think about leaving a review but we found this little gem and couldn't resist! Amazing food at great prices (more up market than what we were expecting, which was a bonus) friendly staff who gave us a warm welcoming. Portion sizes are very generous, we could barely manage dessert after our venison and steak sizzler, both of... More 

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1 Thank Megan S
Truro, Cornwall
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Cosy village pub with a creative and delicious menu which you would expect to find in a top restaurant! You can guarantee to visit and have a beautifully cooked meal (and the desserts are always the best!). The themed nights are great; curry night, fish & chips, pizza night, etc, are a good price and always so much choice on... More 

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1 Thank Georgia R
Dittisham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Staying with a friend who lives down the road, took her out as a thank you. Fraser the young chef/waiter was really friendly and his food was wonderful. His brother Cameron who was in the bar was very welcoming too. A great family business

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Thank Diane F
Berwick, Australia
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This place has changed hands. The existing chef Jamie is now at the helm. Steak and chips with side of veges and lamb shank don't sound adventurous but when all is cooked well, tasty and served well by Jennifer who can complain. And we were hungry. Good size portions. No room for sweets.

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Thank Luckyphil202
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

cracking little pub. staff are always welcoming behind the bar and always chatty. After the new owners took 9ver the place has really updated with the look. food was awesome as you would expect from a quirky small village pub. can't wait to return. :)

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Thank Martin T
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

What can I say? We were staying at a nearby B&B, where we asked for somewhere to get dinner on the evening we arrived - The Sportsmans Arms was recommended. The bar was busy as they were showing the football, however they were very happy to seat us in the dining room where it was quieter and we were able... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Penzance, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

What a wonderful little pub. Super food, excellent staff and really friendly. Will be visiting again soon.

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Thank Meljat
Penzance
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35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

A party of 16 of us from Mount's Bay Girlguiding had a brilliant meal here last night. Nothing was too much trouble! The food was great and the Waitress - Lois - could not have been more helpful and attentive! THANKYOU everyone - we will be back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolitho Road, Heamoor, Penzance TR18 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance  >  Heamoor
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 362831
Description
On the north side of Penzance. 19 c. pub completely renovated, new owners, new menu. Excellent food, excellent value. I'd love to tell you more.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?