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Cornish Arms

Cornish Arms Carbis Bay St. Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PG, England
+44 1736 796112
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (13 reviews)
“curries” (5 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:30All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Cornish Arms Carbis Bay St. Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice local pub. Have visited for last 3 years when on holiday. Opens at 5pm September onwards and food is from 6pm to 9pm. Nice clean well maintained pub. Real ale includes Doom Bar - excellent pint. Professional & friendly landlord and landlady. You...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been visiting St Ives for over 25 years and never visited the Pub before. Well our loss as we did visit this week in fact twice and found the food Excellent on both occasions. We have a small dog which can be a...More

1  Thank malvern1407
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here whilst on holiday in September, it was quite busy and we hadn't booked a table but was found a table quickly. Food was fantastic, well presented and very Tasty!

Thank louise d
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely friendly abode for humans and their dogs. Delicious fresh hot food from a many choices menu. Arrive early to get your order in and be patient, food is worth the wait. We enjoyed two lovely evenings there with plenty of banter and chitter...More

1  Thank dawn l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I arrived in Carbis Bay at 4pm last Saturday, after a long 360 miles drive. We rang a few local restaurants but with it being bank holiday weekend they were all fully booked. We then rang the Cornish Arms and they were...More

Thank TheOpenshaws
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a gem of a traditional pub, A warm greeting was on welcome on arrival. The selection of beers and ciders were superb. The food spot on good honest food at a fair price.Plenty to choose from the varied menu with vegetarian meals as well....More

Thank Lucas_Gidman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the friendliest pubs I've ever had the pleasure to enter , the service is warm and friendly and the food is 1st class our visit was outstanding

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this pub for our dinner & wasn't disappointed. The staff were great, the food was all cooked fresh and came piping hot. We Had a variety of meals which ranged from £9.95 for curry to a homemade chicken, leak and mushroom puff pastry...More

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

So good we visited twice! Struggled to find somewhere decent to eat locally so popped into this cosy little pub. On both occasions, service was excellent and the food was proper pub grub! Good sized portions and fair pricing, lovely local ales available.

Thank learnedtraveller
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We went on a Friday evening and it was very busy little spot, so I would recommend booking in advance as many people had to be turned away as it was so busy. A really nice, quaint building with a friendly atmosphere and good quality...More

Thank AliLouise11
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Questions & Answers
19 July 2016|
Response from Emma G |
Hi there is no onsite parking but you are able to park a very short distance away from the pub up the hill beside it. Depending on how many cars are there you are looking at no longer then a 3 minute walk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cornish Arms Carbis Bay St. Ives Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives  >  Carbis Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 796112
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