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The Turks Head

49 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AF, England
+44 1736 363093
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AF, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stumbled across this place whilst wondering around the village. The pub has a lot of history and we popped in to find out more. The man on the bar was very happy to share his knowledge with us regarding the history of the pub....More

Thank Hutchins-2011
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely exterior and interior. Some excellent, quirky items to explore. Great food and selection of ales. Very unique and a must visit.

Thank gelvisblue
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Really recommend mussels! Lamb shoulder was nice too. Also a good selection of cornish ales and also a cornish lager.

1  Thank MufHum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last night with my friends for a drink, ordered a small Pinot Grigio with ice. The barman scooped the ice first into the glass and free poured the wine, after I asked him to measure the wine first and then add the ice he...More

Thank Kirstie H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well, its one of the oldest. Run by friendly local couple and serving a wide range of beers this is a great pub to spend an evening in or pop in for a quick drink in the day. Food served every day at lunch &...More

Thank Lord_Peridot
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think this pub must be running on a reputation but based on our experience and other reviews, it may be trading that away. We turned up about 7pm on a half-term week and it was clearly busy. Many venues manage to be 'cheerfully busy'...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a drink after seeing it was the oldest pub in Penzance. The menu looked good so we decided to stay for food. I ordered mussels with a Caesar salad and the other half ordered a steak, cooked medium. He steak came well done,...More

Thank Janey B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sunday night dinner was a treat. Loved the cosy atmosphere and friendly banter of the staff. Had the 10 oz rump steak. Very good. Chips were great, as was the mushroom sauce. Nice wine to wash it down. Finished off with chocolate fondant and coconut...More

Thank Ian K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to eat at the Turks Head after seeing it had won a gold award although if we had took the time to read previous reviews we wouldn't have chosen to dine there, they were very busy as it was the half term, I...More

Thank nickibol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is too pricy for the service it provides. Garden tables are not cleaned at all, and instead of telling you that you will wait for your order x amount of time they just not taking your order until they can prepare it. The...More

1  Thank Анастасія К
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Jemma J
October 3, 2017|
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Response from Helen G |
yes dogs are welcome in the bar area, on a lead and not on the furniture xx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 363093
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