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Shipwrights Arms


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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner


US$7 - US$26
Bar, British, Pub
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews fish and chips pizza steak curry sunday roast pudding club sandwich sandwiches soup helford river the pub frenchman's creek fantastic location the village car park beautiful village quick drink stunning views
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We have been here a few times in the Summer when they crank up their pizza oven. It is hard to beat the view from here and is a lovely end to the day if you have been out having fun. Pizzas are fresh and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sheila M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was about the only place open near our accommodation whilst on a short break -but didn’t disappoint for 2 dinners and a lunch were all spot on , Daisy was a lovely front of house -recommend a visit

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Breal1948
Reviewed 5 January 2019

Tucked away, literally up the creek ! This charming hostelry clings to the hillside in the tiny village of Helford. Your first challenge is the meandering lane from Helston, past the Royal Naval air station, Culdrose. Parking in the tiny village car park, walk the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 December 2018

Reasonably quiet about 20 plus guests.....food.....fish for me, curry seafood for him, not really memorable, in fact, quite forgettable. Service okay, pleasant but that’s expected on a quiet Saturday! The location and previous comments led us to expect really tasty food but I think my...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jillandgeorgeroberts
Reviewed 29 December 2018

We love this pub, the location, plenty of room, but today I particularly felt a bit knocked back. 1st the lunchtime menu only seemed to cater for a full blown lunch, no light bites, limited sandwiches not even on menu. A couple of staff seemed...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Traveller130252
Reviewed 9 December 2018 via mobile

We spent a few days on the Lizard and stumbled upon this charming pub on a stormy Monday afternoon. There was a lovely young woman on the bar who made us very welcome and ensured the wood burner was stoked for us during the couple...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jackie V
Reviewed 23 November 2018

This has been a great pub in the past, but now new owners & on checking before a proposed visit - no menu on the web site, no answer to a 'phone call, e-mail returned, (their in box full), so may be we won't risk...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TpAd103
Reviewed 15 November 2018

We phoned and made a reservation that afternoon. Great pub with views and character. I had the hake which was great, and the apple, blackberry and cinnamon crumble which was not crumble, but a bed of oats which I guess is easier for the chef,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank essex_paul_12
Reviewed 12 November 2018

What a view! The sun was shining for us yesterday. The Sunday lunch was great too. We ate the belly port with roast potatoes and a good selection of veg. There is nut roast which I would try another time. We even tried the dessert...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank karinl
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Visited here a couple of times on our holiday. On the first visit we arrived shortly after they had stopped serving food, but they still sorted us out pasty & chips all round.On the second visit our daughters boyfriend decided to propose. The staff were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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20 August 2018|
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Response from Philip H | Reviewed this property |
Virtually non-existent! However, a few creek-side spaces 150m along the creek if its not busy. Or there is a visitor car park about 300m away on the other side of the creek. Its a stunning spot, especially in nice weather... More
12 June 2016|
Response from foxycat2015 | Reviewed this property |
Not really - there is a small space but it's usually full. The main car park is about ten minutes walk away.
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