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The Turks Head

49 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AF, England
+44 1736 363093
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (46 reviews)
“liver” (9 reviews)
“mash” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m. Hours
Bar, European, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
49 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AF, England
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1 - 10 of 709 reviews

Reviewed today

We eat here fairly often but my partner and I were disappointed last night I had the turkey burger and wedges Like other people on here I was disappointed with the amount The burger was delicious but 3 potato wedges - £12.95. !!!

Thank Helen G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous ❤️ Love this place... Had the best fish and chips, delicious xx Great pub with a lovely atmosphere....

Thank Tracey S
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch today, staff very friendly. Service was very promt, the food was very good, so stuffed we rolled out of the pub. Has a lovely relaxing charm. We definitely come back next time we are in Penzance.

Thank Gurffleups
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this friendly and cosy pub on a Thursday evening. We were lucky to get the last table so would advise booking. This was our second visit. There is a good menu choice with pub favourites and interesting specials. The desserts are homemade. We had...More

Thank gingercat78
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awful, tasteless, was told by the waitress that if I ordered from the specials board I should expect presentation and not quantity. My food was tasteless and not even enough to feed a toddler - I won't be revisiting! Apparently, my complaint was passed to...More

1  Thank Belinda R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here expecting a great pub lunch. Award winning chef!! Had a meal off the special board, chicken with cabbage, roast parsnips, broccoli and mash potatoe. When it came I was shocked. The chicken breast was four small slices, the mash was a thin layer...More

3  Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

Lovely meal, obviously freshly made, very friendly staff. Atmospheric and reasonably priced. Would Highly recommend.

Thank Lynne G
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We use to live in Cornwall and visited The Turks Head. We went for lunch on a week day. We were made to feel very welcome. My husband had fish, chips & peas and said it was nicely cooked. I had rump steak cook rare...More

1  Thank Santessa P
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

This was a great pub - bar staff were really friendly and pleased to welcome you in - beer and cider was good lovely warm fires and warm atmosphere definitely recommend this one

Thank 68ProvidenceKB
Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Warm friendly pub with a great feeling to it. Enjoyed a few drinks there to celebrate Christmas with mates.

Thank Travellingalone40
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Jemma J
3 October 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, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.
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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