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Address: Chapel Street, St Ives, England

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Having read a number of poor reviews on the Three Ferrets, which I admit put us off trying it out before, on our third short stay in St Ives we decided to give it a try. We found... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 22, 2015
West Country
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St Ives, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have kids don't visit this pub at night as there were blokes fighting inside and drug taking in the toilets, avoid like the plague

Thank _andydpetzing
Westbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The locals made us feel so welcome! If you want great fun, great price and a true welcome...drop your troubles at the door go in and alphabet a great time!

Thank rowstarr
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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427 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

That may upset some people but really shouldn't. We went there because we were told it was the only place still open after 12.30am and we fancied another beer. It's a bit like a Wild West saloon, admittedly it was very late and nearly everyone was worse for wear but we had our women with us and I can understand... More 

Thank Nidgehammer
Chichester, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

So many pubs are being lost nowadays,Brilliant little find ,a locals pub with friendly characters.Enjoyed a few games of pool,Good music and brilliant staff,cheers to everyone who made us feel welcome,and gave us a right good laugh.Other establishments should take note .Cheers to you all.

Thank carol m
Leigh, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Fairly small place,but okay, sky sports etc. Well popular with the locals, but can be a little bit rowdy, but not for me sorry.

Thank terence b
Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

So many pubs these days aren't really pubs, they are just restaurants serving drinks. This one is a real pub. Cracking jukebox. I love this place.

Thank wbarobbo
West Country
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22 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Having read a number of poor reviews on the Three Ferrets, which I admit put us off trying it out before, on our third short stay in St Ives we decided to give it a try. We found it busy, friendly, warm, clean, & full of folks relaxing & enjoying themselves. The service was excellent, both afternoon & evening -... More 

Thank MartinGilyatt
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

This pub is a proper traditional pub, it cancels the stereotype of pubs being top bistros that do food and nothing else. If you have a thirst, quench it here. Drinks are reasonable, music is always pumping and the atmosphere is alive! On our visit, we were made welcome with the staff being nice and helpful. This is a very... More 

Thank Ben C
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

If you ever tire of the achingly middle class establishments that litter St. Ives now days I can do no more than recommend The Three Ferrets to you. Whenever we are in town we always pay a visit to this pub. It's a no frills, down to earth place. It's where the locals drink and we love it, super friendly... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A fairly intimidating frontage gives way to a fairly intimidating interior....if you're a great big chicken with no appreciation for colour and individuality in people!! We were immediately welcomed by Adrian, a retired session guitarist, who explained that everyone there was a nutcase, and that he thought we would fit in very well! Characters include a hippy Dumbledor, Iggy Pop,... More 

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