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Wig & Pen

) #78 of 107 Restaurants in Truro $$ - $$$ , British,
1 Frances Street, Truro TR1 3DP, England
+44 1872 273028
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
1 Frances Street, Truro TR1 3DP, England
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service from two effervescent, friendly young ladies. Beer was good as was the food: scampi and chips for him and a delightful courgette spaghetti with kale pesto and popcorn halloumi for me. Very reasonably priced too. Good food, no loud music. Loved it!

Thank Mandy K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really innovative and delicious menu; it was very hard to pick from the menu as we wanted it all! When it arrived it was presented well and was absolutely delicious all round. A great selection of drinks too; the men were very pleased with the...More

1  Thank gspells
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and warm, friendly service keep us coming back as regular customers. Only problem is choosing what to have as everything we've tried has been top quality, sunday lunch, burgers, chilli, nachos..all are brilliant, fresh and homemade. Can't wait to try the new summer...More

1  Thank acekingcol
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On first entering the restaurant, which was being run by two young girls, I asked for a White Zinfandel wine. The staff member I spoke to gave me a puzzled look and said "I don't know that one". She handed me a wine list and...More

2  Thank Bob E
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

In search of sustenance (and drink!) we found this pub. Amongst the menu we found "Build your own burger" for £10- burger or chicken or halloumi or wild mushroom & hazelnut + topping + dip/sauce + side = bargain! Not just the typical bacon, cheese...More

Thank Megan C
Jennifer A, Owner at Wig & Pen, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2017

Hello Megan C, Thank you very much for your kind review! Our burgers are very popular and we're so pleased you gave us a go and tried them. We hope we will see you again very soon!

Reviewed 20 June 2017

Submitted a review in May and after speaking to Jennifer, the landlady, she explained the mistake in overcharging due to new staff and I accept her explanation, she has tightened up training routines accordingly it is my judgement to say exactly how it was as...More

Thank Derek P
Reviewed 31 May 2017

very nice service in the resteurant close form centre city very quietly in the resteurant and outside

Thank 899tiger
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Food , service and entire atmosphere here is excellent. Its great food and great service . The portions are real mansize .... LOVE IT 😊😊😊😊

Thank myles w
Jennifer A, Owner at Wig & Pen, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2017

Thank you for your lovely review. We look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

FISH AND CHIPS - Over cooked fish which had been deep fried from frozen. Not a fish flake to be had. Considering the location of the Wig & Pen in Truro, Cornwall, a fresh local catch would not have been difficult to source. GAMMON -...More

1  Thank Yellow Belly J J
Jennifer A, Owner at Wig & Pen, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hello Yellow Belly, We are all very disappointed with your review. All of our food is made fresh to order and delivered fresh daily so I am not sure why you have made these assumptions about our food sourcing and cooking techniques. We clearly state...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

Very familiar with this pub as we used to work close by and always found it pleasant and food not spectacular but not unpleasant. Got a total shock when I called in recently for some lunch and was charged £6-55 for a pint and a...More

1  Thank Derek P
Jennifer A, Owner at Wig & Pen, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2017

Hello Derek P, I feel there may be some serious confusion here as absolutely none of our draught prices (Ale/Lager/Cider) come to £6.55 (or even near that price!) for a pint and a half 'straight' or as a cheaper Shandy. Could you please give us...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$17
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Frances Street, Truro TR1 3DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 273028
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