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Address: | Custom House Quay, Falmouth TR11 3JT, England
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+44 871 951 1000
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Friendly and relaxed CAMRA award winning ale house, located on the...

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

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Best Pub In Falmouth

Pop in here every now and again to see what selection of beer the pub has on offer as it changes weekly, never disappointed with the choice available. Great staff who can suggest... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rob P
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pop in here every now and again to see what selection of beer the pub has on offer as it changes weekly, never disappointed with the choice available. Great staff who can suggest a beer for all tastes, fantastic ale and not forgetting the amazing location on Falmouth's Custom House Quay.

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Thank Rob P
Truro, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like a pub and a great choice of real ales, then look no further. After frequenting Falmouth for many years, this pub has never changed! In a good way. Ales always changing, very competitively priced and a warm welcome. Love it! 👍

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Thank David R
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107 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for a swift pint whilst waiting for the St Mawes ferry. Great character, great range of ales and friendly staff.

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Thank Jim B
Reading, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Best pub in Falmouth Selection 10 cornish ales, plus ciders, and some stuff called lager. Like most Falmouth pubs BYOF is not a problem (Bring your own food). The best fish and chips are not but a few yards away. Right on the quay, and the local dept store. Staff v friendly and knowledgeable about their products. Remember to lose... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here on a Monday evening whilst down in Cornwall for work. An excellent choice of real ales and the staff knew their stuff and what to recommend. A very pleasant atmosphere in the pub as Monday is their folk night. I left reasonably early but it started to get busier as it got a bit later. Will definitely visit... More 

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Thank Will C
Hamburg, Germany
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed the atmosphere of this traditional pub. The beer choice and standard was excellent. We joined in with ordering our fish and chips from upstairs, great. Really nice experience. I hope we will be back

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Thank Richard P
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

good selection of ales also had a coffee (drink/drive) sat outside to smoke atmosphere was good worth a drink if you are in the area....

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Thank michael s
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19 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent run pub 10 real ale's from all over the country and at least 4 Cider's, If your not sure which ale to choose the bar staff know all about there ale's and cider's and will gladly go through them with you until you pick the right one. A traditional pub with beautiful scenery looking over the harbour. Fantastic can't... More 

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Thank Dickie D
Heybridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Front on customs house quay. If you like real ale, no gimmicks, then visit The Front because that's what you'll get. There's always 8 to 10 real ales and then the ciders as well. All kept in top condition by Matt the land lord and his brilliant staff. You can always try before ordering so no wastage. There's no... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Recently had a weekend away in Falmouth and discovered this lovely bar that you could take your own food into. There's a great range of ales to choose from along with a very friendly feel. While we were there (every evening of our stay) there was some great live blues music for our entertainment.

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