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73 Causewayhead, Penzance, England
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Tasty and nice staff

You can tell that this company is run well. The shop was clean and well laid out. The staff well presented and friendly. The food awesome. I had the prawn baguette and it was so fresh and filled with tasty prawns. My wife had a small pasty and it was also tasty and hot. Defo one of the better... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 28, 2015
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English first
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44 reviews 44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

You can tell that this company is run well. The shop was clean and well laid out. The staff well presented and friendly. The food awesome. I had the prawn baguette and it was so fresh and filled with tasty prawns. My wife had a small pasty and it was also tasty and hot. Defo one of the better bakeries.

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Penzance
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

I agree with the previous reviewer. I have been visiting Rowe's bakery shops in Cornwall since 1995. For many years Rowe's were well known for their consistently good Cornish pasties and I used to love them and would excitedly look forward to the next one. The secret or winninjg formula was that they were always baked to perfection - with... More 

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Penzance
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Before there was a Rowe,s pasty shop in Penzance, I used to travel to Helston to buy their excellent pasties. Eventually a Rowe,s shop opened in Penzance which was very exciting. The pasties were very good most of the time for the first few years. In the last couple of years, I have found their pasties very disappointing. The pasties... More 

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Mission, Canada
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248 reviews 248 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Rowe's was recommended to us by our host as the best place in Penzance for Cornish pasties. After we tried a few other local sellers, we totally agree with her assessment of these being the best in town. We found the pastry was flaky, light and not too thick, especially around the edges and the filling, in the chicken ones,... More 

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Coatbridge, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

this is the place to get a cornish pastie, the pastry is a delight and the fillings are awesome try the chicken pastie very good

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Best pasties in town, and I have always found the girls lovely. Bakery good too, lovely fresh bread.

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

bought our lunch for the day to take to the fabulous Sennen Cove. lovely pasties but the filled rolls are more expensive than subway and less choice

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Belleville, Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

There are a lot of options in Cornwall for pasties, but this is our favorite. Excellent food and a great staff.

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Penzance, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

Rowe's make lovely pasties , the kid's always stop off for a cake , some of the staff are a little off but apart from that lovely shop !

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bath
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2012

I wanted to take home some authentic saffron cake and I knew this was the place to get it...I wasn't disappointed

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 73 Causewayhead, Penzance, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance

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  • Cuisine: Bakeries

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