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The 'Front

| Custom House Quay, Falmouth TR11 3JT, England
+44 871 951 1000
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Absolutely top class.

They have a sign at the door of The Front claiming this to be Falmouth’s best pub - and do you know... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
johnhouston2
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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
Well worth the visit

This great cellar-style bar doesn't look much from the outside, but is a proper pub when you get... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2018
MartinGilyatt
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East Coker, United Kingdom
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Friendly and relaxed CAMRA award winning ale house, located on the picturesque Custom House Quay, Falmouth. 10 cask conditioned ales, and at least 4 real ciders always available on draught. Also a quality selection of spirits, wines, & soft drinks. Live folk music on Mondays & Wednesdays, and a popular quiz on Sunday evening. BYO food. Open Mon-Thurs 11am-11pm / Fri&Sat 11am-midnight / Sun 11am-10.30pm
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“real ale” (10 reviews)
“great range” (6 reviews)
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| Custom House Quay, Falmouth TR11 3JT, England
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+44 871 951 1000
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"real ale"
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"fish and chips"
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"great range"
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"proper pub"
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"harbour lights"
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"brilliant staff"
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"pastry"
in 7 reviews
"folk night"
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"visited this pub"
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"ales and ciders"
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"you'll love this place"
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"on tap"
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"trago mills"
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"outside seating"
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"allow dogs"
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"next door"
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"little gem"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have a sign at the door of The Front claiming this to be Falmouth’s best pub - and do you know what? They might well be right. Let’s face it, it’s a nice looking pub in an old warehouse building; it has a fabulous...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018

This great cellar-style bar doesn't look much from the outside, but is a proper pub when you get indoors, in a good seafront location & with the biggest selection of beers I think I've ever come across in one bar. It has an excellent atmosphere,...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Fantastic selection of well kept beers, (with small jars of each on the bar so you could see what was what) great service, all round a nice little pub. I particularly liked that they let people bring in fish and chips from the associated premises...More

Thank Russ O
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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We stumbled across this place,whilst on an evening out in Falmouth last week. It was just perfect! This was the 'real deal'..... Now I don't say that lightly,but I could not fault this place. They had a wide range of beers on tap,and ciders available....More

Thank Suzi197
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Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

This is a little gem of a pub, situated down an alleyway, under Trago Mills in Falmouth. If you love beer, you'll love this place they have so many different ones to try and guest beers as well, all on tap. You can take your...More

Thank Cheryl H
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

We were recommended to come here by the landlady of our B&B and it didn't disappoint! 10 craft beers available (although not all at once). The staff were lovely and there was such a great vibe in the pub. It was busy but not oppressive...More

Thank Lucy H
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

What can one say? Definitely Falmouth's best pub. Great setting - on the quay-side, with seating outside as well as in. Wonderful selection of (mostly Cornish) ales and ciders on tap. Very homely feel to it. Friendly and highly knowledgeable staff. Range of entertainment, including...More

Thank njyoung78
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

With the Chain Locker closed I was wondering where I could drink in a proper pub with good beers. At the suggestion of my daughter we went to The Front. It's a bit basic inside but has a wide range of real ales, lagers and...More

Thank Graeme K
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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Have visited this pub a few in the past. A great range of good priced ales that you might not find elsewhere in Falmouth. Friendly & helpful staff and outside seating with views of Harbour & Docks. My kind of drinking establishment for a good...More

Thank David S
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Chose The Front at random on arriving in Falmouth. Great choice. Good choice of real ales ,and a find for my wife - Sharp's Pilsner - which she regarded as better than Estella. We sat outside, watching the dragon boat racing, the curious ways in...More

Thank tcrooks
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Frankiemary
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Response from MattReay | Property representative |
Hi, under eighteens are allowed in the premises accompanied by an adult up until 11pm. Our license prohibits under eighteens approaching/standing/sitting at the actual bar/servery. Hope this answers your question. Cheers... More
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