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The Cornish Oven

Turnpike Trading Post, Helston TR13 8PJ, England
+44 1326 558886
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (9 reviews)
“sandwiches” (2 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 16:00 Hours
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PRICE
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Turnpike Trading Post, Helston TR13 8PJ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Cornwall, stayed at Helston and wanted a Pasty. The Cornish oven was on the main drag and the website sold it as a top find. Personally I have had better 400 miles away that was not cornish. Just a marketing ploy that trades...More

Thank shipwreck202018
Louise F, Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi shipwreck202018. Really sorry you are disappointed. Thanks for your feedback. Kind regards. Louise.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in to get our pasties, excellent quality and reasonable price as they are large. Good breakfast deals if you just want something like coffee and sausage roll.More

Thank Steve E
BurkoMarketing, Public Relations Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Steve, thank you for your review and we're so pleased to hear you enjoy our pasties. It means a lot to us to receive comments like yours and we hope you decide to visit us again for a pasty lunch or maybe breakfast 'on...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

I had to pick up a job lot to take back to friends in London. The Penzance store had sold out but Vicky and Mimi in Helston saved the day by saving the last ones. Had to drive from Penzance but it was worth it....More

Thank bohicajames
Louise F, Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you very much bohicajames for taking the time to leave this review. We are delighted to hear from our customers and even more so in a situation like this. The team in our shops really do go above and beyond and we are very...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Yes a nice pasty from this shop, will go again when I need a pasty for my lunch, whilst there saw a full range that they do, quite impressive, especially the cake !More

Thank MichaelLander
BurkoMarketing, Public Relations Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 28 June 2018

Hi Michael, thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we always appreciate receiving feedback from our customers. It's lovely to hear you enjoyed your pasty and that you'll be visiting us again when you fancy a pasty lunch. We'll look forward...More

Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

I was sad to read the’burnt’ review. I am a regular visitor to the Cornish Oven in Helston. Why? The food is good, particularly the pastries. They do a good range of healthy option salads. Great coffee. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Sometimes...More

3  Thank T0biasSm0llet
Louise F, General Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi T0biasSm0llet. Thank you very much for your lovely comments. It is great to hear your views. On the whole we do not get many complaints compared with the hundreds who step into our pasty shops every day. We like to think we are an...More

Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

We popped in for the first time today to pick up a pasty for an early lunch and good job we took a bite before we got in the car. Completely burnt and bitter. When we re-enter the shop to try to get a replacement...More

Thank Poppy S
Louise F, General Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Hi Poppy S, Please accept our apologies. We are very disappointed to read your review and please be assured we will look into this straight away. The experience you have had with us today, simply isn't good enough and we will speak with the team...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

Very good pasties and sausage rolls, call early to make sure they have the size of pasties you want as they are very popular, especially the large size.

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The second time of buying pasties at the Cornish Oven in Helston was a little disappointing. The pasties were incredibly peppery(couldn't eat mine!) the meat was in big clumps, and not spread out throughout the pasty, and they weren't very warm at all Come on...More

Thank Pianoqueen
BurkoMarketing, Public Relations Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Hi Pianoqueen, Thank you for letting us know about your experience when buying a pasty at our Helston shop and we apologise for the delay in responding. Mr Williams the owner of The Cornish Oven was passed your comments and has consequently discussed them with...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Yummy best pasty ever My daughter use cornish ovens all Ways If i want a great pasty go and try them yourself The smell of them cooking cripples youre tummy until you get one to eat My favorite is cheese but my husband and kids...More

Thank Gwenn J
BurkoMarketing, Public Relations Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

H Gwenn J, Thank you for your lovely comments and for taking the time to leave us a review. It makes us so happy when we hear how much customers enjoy our pasties and it sounds like they are very popular with your family. We...More

Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Title says it all really. These are the best pasties in Helston by a large margin. Always perfectly seasoned, baked to perfection.

Thank McSleeve
BurkoMarketing, Public Relations Manager at The Cornish Oven, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hi McSleeve, Thank you for the lovely review and 5* rating. It's great to receive your comments regarding how much you enjoy our pasties. We really appreciate your custom and hope to see you again soon. Regards The Cornish Oven Team

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8
Cuisine
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
Monday
07:30 - 16:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 16:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 16:00
Thursday
07:30 - 16:00
Friday
07:30 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Turnpike Trading Post, Helston TR13 8PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 558886
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Description
The Cornish Oven has shops in Helston, Camborne, Pool, Illogan and Penzance and serves a range of breakfast, lunch and snack options. As well as our handmade Cornish pasties, vegetarian options, hot savoury snacks, sandwiches and salads are available. We also serve freshly made hot drinks which go perfectly with our delicious cakes and patisseries.
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