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The Castle Inn

16 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
+44 1736 796833
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Great Pub, especailly when you have a dog.

We came across this pub when looking for a place to eat with a dog. They easily accommodated the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David P
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
Superb

Really welcoming, friendly staff and a fantastic menu with delicious food. My husband had the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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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.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“great pub” (15 reviews)
“quiz night” (6 reviews)
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16 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
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+44 1736 796833
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We came across this pub when looking for a place to eat with a dog. They easily accommodated the nine of us and the food was relatively quick at being served. The pub felt very traditional and I would visit again if I was in...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really welcoming, friendly staff and a fantastic menu with delicious food. My husband had the Ploughman's Lunch which was a feast for the eyes as well as the taste buds. I had the roast of the day and it was delicious. I would definitely recommend...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited The Castle Inn on two occasions whilst on holiday in Carbis Bay. The first time the pub was very busy it was a Sunday and the Sunday Roast Carvery was on offer. We only had drinks, but the Carvery was very poplar and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food in The Castle Inn was tasteless and cold,any good points about this pub were the staff were friendly and efficient, we stayed behind for the " fun pub quiz" I think they should re name it, it was not fun,we did not take...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a light evening meal and drinks with friends. Interesting pub with a varied menu and sizable specials board. Very knowledgeable barman on the local beers which were very good as recommended. Food was reasonably priced and very good all round.

1  Thank bettyian
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

The castle walks a fine line between being a locals pub and a tourist destination, and does it very well. The food is good, service is very friendly and and the atmosphere has a real buzz. Wish it was my local!

1  Thank marlowbilly
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

I visit St Ives every year and this is easily the best pub in the town in my opinion. Friendly, welcoming feel to it with no frills, just decent people and food. To me, what sets it apart is an ever changing selection of fine...More

1  Thank Gazpacho68
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Just what you'd expect from pub dining, cheap and cheerful. Smiley bar staff, cosy surroundings. Not fine dining but just what we needed after a day on the beach! We'll be back !

1  Thank seasea2014
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Decided to have a go on the fun quiz as usual on a Monday night and decided to have a bite to eat before quiz also. I had steak and ale pie and was yummy. Only thing is be aware as there's regular's who are...More

1  Thank alli-g37
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Heaving on a Monday evening as everyone wants to join in on the humiliation of the weekly quiz! The staff were friendly & extremely busy. Food looked good. Dog friendly. Kiddies not encouraged, which is fine by me, it's a pub not a cafe! Guinness...More

1  Thank Christine W
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Laura H
do they serve off normal menu on a sunday
3 February 2017|
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Response from michael864 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I cant remember you will have to ask
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Pete S
What time would you recommend we arrive for the 8.30 Monday night quiz in order to ensure we get a table?
1 August 2016|
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Response from michael864 | Reviewed this property |
I recon about 1830 its quite popular
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misty1971
Is the castle inn dog friendly
22 March 2015|
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Response from michael864 | Reviewed this property |
Yes a very dog friendly pub ...
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