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The Sloop Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
+44 1736 796584
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (91 reviews)
“seafood platter” (22 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For many a year I have been going to St Ives and have passed the Sloop Inn and have been envious of the hoards of alcohol soaked long faced patrons. I longed to sit at one of the seats and look at the view in...More

Thank Larry S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always visit the sloop for a drink each day. Lovely atmosphere, extremely old pub. Brilliant view of the beach in the summer. Had steak in the upstairs restaurant, was lovely! 2 steaks, cooked to perfection and got a free bottle of wine. The whole family...More

Thank Jade D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit to The Captain’s Table. We were greeted by the very friendly staff upon arrival and shown to one of the tables with a window. We expected a lovely evening based on our first visit earlier in the year and it...More

Thank Darren S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Personally we aren't impressed by this place. However, it's very popular with many. Great views if you sit outside. Inside it's pokey and was smelly. Like damp towels smell. Maybe it was an off day but the food seemed processed and it's not our type...More

Thank Strawson65
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came in for a quick meal ended up sampling more than I should! (Not a bad thing) The girl who served me was only on her 3rd shift but was informative and sweet and that I really appreciate when coming somewhere new. The mussels were...More

Thank samirabarresi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This pub was recommended by a local and as usual St Ives was busy. When we arrived it was packed outside but surprisingly quiet inside where we found a table where we could sit with our dog. Didn't eat here but the food I saw...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a wonderful Cornish Seafood Paella with a pint of Polgoon Cornish Cider this evening (09-Oct-17). Great pub with some excellent service from the very knowledgeable and helpful staff. Will be back for another visit very soon. Thank you to you all, Paul from Poole!

Thank Paul L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If I ever got to Cornwall I make sure to visit here. Visited Monday evening and as usual I'm not disappointed. Now it's out of season the pub is a lot quieter and I even managed to get a parking space behind the pub. Plenty...More

Thank AlwaysExploring182
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great rum drinks..where the smugglers used to go....had steak, quiche and bruschetta....quits a great pub lunch..try the ten deadly fingers rum

Thank 66travelor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good views from the outside across the harbour, lovely classic pub inside, good clean tasting beer and a good atmosphere in there. Very busy, the food looked and smelled great.

Thank Jonathan D
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Questions & Answers
26 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from mike m | Reviewed this property |
I think so, but only in certain rooms
6 December 2016|
Response from holidays02 | Reviewed this property |
I'd say yes but I don't really know but 85% sure they would be
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 796584
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