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King's Arms

) #1 of 13 Restaurants in St Just $$ - $$$ , British,
5 Market Square | West Penwith, St Just TR19 7HF, England
+44 1736 788545
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Market Square | West Penwith, St Just TR19 7HF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited this lovely Olde Inn on a day out , After looking at various pubs/ Inns in St just we chose this one. A very good choice we both had the Chicken Breast in cider and bacon sauce with potato crush and greens, my on...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having spent the last few years on holiday in St Just, we have eaten in all the pubs in town. The Kings Arms provided the tastiest mixed grill we had eaten in years, the plates were full!! The rest of the family sampled the curries...More

1  Thank JanetG2103
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been going to this restaurant in the past 5 years while on holiday in Cornwall. The menu was very limited. The food was not as good as previous years and we had to wait nearly an hour for our food. As it's a small...More

Thank karen q
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely authentic Cornish pub, very friendly and dogs very welcome. No sign of the negative comments in previous reviews, we all have bad days!! Thoroughly recommend the brisket burger not really a burger but lovely thick pieces of brisket in a bun. Good selection of...More

Thank DMKent
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Well we were staying nearby and had our year old Border Collie with us. This pub is VERY dog friendly and you are made welcome. Food eaten was always good and service excellent. Happy to wait when busy and holidays are a time to chill...More

Thank Yaverland
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Went twice, first time had burgers, all good. Second visit ordered waited over an hour for food, (not burgers this time).....food not worth the wait terrible service. Not even busy!!

Thank Carol C
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a really good meal here and just had to go back the following night and they did not disappoint. A lovely old traditional pub, friendly staff, good "old fashion service" and food that would not be out of place in a high end...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We chose to eat at the kings Arms after reading the many excellent reviews on TA. Initial impression was not good , the pub was quite dark and the surroundings felt outdated but we decided to stay as the food sounded good and we were...More

Thank Elahew
Reviewed 22 April 2017

I read all the reviews, did my research and decided that the King's Arms was the place. Having ordered an unusual 'fresh handpicked crab burger', it turned out to be 95% potato, tasteless and a complete waste of £15. The crab gnocci came with a...More

Thank cgR6470BV
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We rang to try for a table quite late one day, they kindly fitted us in for a 9pm table. Had run out of a few things but they told us up front and also told us when to expect our food order to be...More

Thank Becs712
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Polly A
Are you open for Christmas Day ?
30 October 2016|
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Response from colaradopam | Reviewed this property |
If they are, and you are thinking of eating, you will need to book soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Market Square | West Penwith, St Just TR19 7HF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Just
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 788545
  • E-mail
Neill and Angie would like to welcome you to The Kings Arms A 14th Century Inn near Lands End in the heart of Poldark country Our fish comes from Newlyn and our meat is local as is most of our vegetables. Our eggs come from the local community farm. Food is served seven days a week lunch is from midday until 2pm and dinner is from 5pm onwards The pub is open 7 days a week from 12pm. Wednesday night we have a free quiz starting at 9pm Sunday Lunch from 12.30pm until 2pm We have a selection of fresh coffee and hot drinks. Plus various board games, a real log fire We are also very dog friendly.
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