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Forest Street, St Ives, England
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The Union Inn
Ranked #57 of 104 St Ives B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Watchet, Somerset
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122 reviews 122 reviews
23 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For the last two years on arrival in St Ives we have gone to this pub near to the apartment we rent. I choose the crab sandwich on delicious wholemeal bread with an organic ginger beer. Served by welcoming and friendly staff. Lovely start to our holiday.

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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84 hotel reviews
309 helpful votes 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Many year since we have used the pub,it was way back a real spit & sawdust place but now a warm friendly pub serving good food at a decent price. considering it is in one of the best street in the most visited town in Cornwall they really seem to have got it right,go try their beef and ale pie...yum.

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51 reviews 51 reviews
16 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

called in this pub nearly every other night whilst on holiday for 2 weeks, great atmosphere staff very friendly after the first night the staff remember you as if you have been there all your life, had two meals there whilst we stayed and were excellent service was quick, there steak in ale pie is to die for as it... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Visited the pub on the 27th August to watch a live group. The pub was very busy which nade the excellent bar service even more inpressive ! Everyone was served pronptly and in a friendly manner by the two gentlemen working behind the bar ! Nothing was too much trouble for these guys - other establishments could learn from them... More

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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45 reviews 45 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Friendly service, a cosy pub- atmosphere. The quality of the food is average, but the price is good. Children are welcome, there's no special menu for the kids, but the chef is willing to make small changes on the regular menu for them.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

We dined in the Union twice during our weeks holiday in St Ives. The portions are plentiful and the food is really nice. I had two Veggie Meals the Mushroom Crumble which was really good then, even better was, the Cauliflower and Leek Macaroni Cheese it was delicious. Hubby had the Steak twice he enjoyed it so much. The prices... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The Union is a no frills comfortable pub in the centre of St Ives. Friendly attentive staff serve standard pub grub to returning hungry visitors and has built a solid reputation by sticking to what works best ie the menu hasn't changed for years. We like it here, my partner swears by the pie and mash. Yes ok you can... More

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41 reviews 41 reviews
8 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

A spot of lunch in a cosy pub with a lovely fire! Just what we needed on a chilly Saturday. Great friendly service so give it a try. We both had the fish & chips which were good and crispy and had a fresh little salad on the side with a good dressing on top. Should mention that they have... More

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London, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We have wandered through St Ives looking for a pub that was traditional and did a "good pub meal". Luckily we came across The Union Inn. The pub was lovely with a variety of seating styles and locals at the bar. We had the specials of the night (vegetarian chilli for me and pie for my partner). The portions were... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

One of the wonderful things about St Ives is you can find good traditional pubs like the Union. No frills just good, no excellent, beer and traditional pub food at very reasonable prices. We dined here twice and both times had wholesome food (such as the Sunday roast) washed down with well kept ales. They were very full plates and... More

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Address: Forest Street, St Ives, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
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Ranked #57 of 104 B&Bs / Inns in St Ives
Number of rooms: 13
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The Union Inn St Ives, Cornwall

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