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The Tinners Arms

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$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Zennor, Zennor TR26 3BY, England
+44 1736 796927
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Today
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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Lugano, Switzerland
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39 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect pub, nice garden (didn't use it as well it was too cold) and very close to the house where DH Lawerence wrote Women in Love. A small selection of traditional ales, but very well kept. I had home made soup which was delicious. We stayed in the bar area of the pub where the open fire was. The atmosphere... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thought the menu was simple and tasty plenty of choice, fresh the Ham was gorgeous the bread used on the Crab Sandwich was fresh and very tasty plenty of filling in the Crab only disappointment was the Chilli Chips chilli sauce used instead of fresh chilli & salt would have been better The Apple & Almond Crumble was fantastic jug... More 

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Had seen the reviews for the Tinners Arms, and as we were staying nearby decided to drop in for Sunday lunch. We were lucky to get a seat as it was bustling with customers. Our roasts were served reasonably quickly considering it was so busy and was well above our expectations. Lots of well cooked vegetables, tender roast beef and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is what a Cornish pub is all about! Dropping down into Zennor after a very brisk walk on the coast path there is nothing better than to open the door and step into the warmth of this traditional pub complete with blazing fire, a buzz of conversation, welcoming staff and a large glass of red wine. So welcoming, in... More 

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Bangkok Thailand
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59 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

On a visit back to my beloved Cornwall and one of the most special delights is back to my old local in Zennor. This time for lunch with a couple of old-ish (they may read this) friends. We went for lunch. The Newlyn Crab sandwiches: Perfection. The triple cooked chips. The best in the Universe. A pint of cider to... More 

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Thank nancledra53
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Perfect proper pub, it is what it is! I love it here, one of the last pubs surviving with real, genuine, time infused character!

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Thank Cham749
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

After multiple visits to the Tinners arms I decided to write a review (my first ever). The appearance of the pub is quaint and very warm, this is carried inside as well where you can often fined a blazing fire and Welcoming staff. The tables are clean (sticky tables really put me off) and the seats are comfortable. The drinks... More 

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Torpoint, United Kingdom
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234 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Visited on a cold and bitter January day - had a wonderful lunch and refreshments! The menu was varied and attractive and the staff friendly and attentive.

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Hayle, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Very good lunch at The Tinners Arms, first time that I've been back since the new management . A great crab salad and plenty of it, very tasty , will be back again as I live locally. As usual a great atmosphere in the pub , it never changes , like it has been for many many years.

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

The service was so shambolic, we actually found the experience quite entertaining! Despite the pub only having half a dozen tables and few other customers, the woman at the bar somehow managed to key in our order for the wrong table, and - as we were to discover - overcharge me by 50 per cent. Realising that my £12 pie... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zennor, Zennor TR26 3BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Zennor
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 796927
Description
A wonderful old pub whose origins date back to 1271. We are delighted to serve great pub food based on a wide range of local and seasonal ingredients. We also have a selection of excellent local beers which we take real care to make sure they are always at there best. Whether you're looking to sit by a crackling log fire in the winter, or in our lovely garden, enjoying the views, in the summer - there's always a special welcome. For walkers it's the ideal starting or finishing point for a walk on the beautiful cliff path - or as a key stop off on your way to / from St Ives.

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Penzance, England, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?