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Manchester
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish it was last Sunday, had the best Sunday lunch, hot, tasty and loads of it. We also had one other lunch and two dinners in our week down there. Food is really good, two steak dinners cooked to perfection and a bottle of wine, great value. Cosy, warm, friendly, best pub food in St Ives and beats the overpriced...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We were choosing for a place to dine in and saw, The Union Inn. We were greeted warmly. At first, we decided to just have a pint there. Then changed our mind, to have a meal instead. The meal we had, absolutely nice. We are going to recommend to family and friends.

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Thank 188kevin
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in to this genuine little pub on Fore Street for an evening meal during a mid-week stay in St Ives. We didn't pre-book but found our welcome bright and positive. The menu was typical good pub food and good value prices. We ordered two fish pies and were very pleasantly surprised by the very tasty pie and accompanying...

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Thank Malcolm I
Hitchin, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Popped in here for a snack rather than a meal. Chose the homemade soup which was delicious and served with a tasty cut ham sandwich. Great value at under £6. Friendly, comfortable place to stop awhile

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Thank budcat
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We entered the pub to find lots of people enjoying themselves. There was a variety of ages aswell as locals. The bar staff were very friendly and informed us they had a singer on that evening. We decided to return later the singer was very easy listening and played a variety of songs he even played requests. We noticed a...

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Thank Jo S
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Stay in St Ives for one week dropped in here for a quick drink but after seeing the food we decided to give the food a go a must say it was one of the best pub meals I've had hats off to all the staff. And bi thank you to Tony for making us welcome

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Thank Russell B
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Great dog friendly pub. Food was reasonably priced, delicious, well presented and served quickly. Reasonably choice of traditional food. Staff friendly and welcoming. Would highly recommend this establishment that had a wide selection of real ales with lots of very interesting historical photographs all round the walls of st.ives.

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Thank glendandVince
England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 June 2016

We have visited The Union Inn many times over the years but never got round to writing a review. We had Sunday roast, beef this time and it was amazing just as every other time before. Portions are generous, very tender beef, fresh cooked vegetables and a yorkshire pudding all served piping hot. An absolute gem of a place and...

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Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Called in here for a real ale saw the food coming out so decided to order a lunch I had the steak ( done to my liking ) my partner had the fresh mackerel which he said was delicious so would put it on your list if visiting St Ives . By the way the fish and chips on the...

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Thank Bageyes
Tamworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Visited just for a drink because this pub is dog friendly but after seeing the portion sizes of the food decided to have something to eat. The quality and portion size was exceptional. The price of the food was also very good. There is a good friendly and warm atmosphere in this pub so when you are in st Ives...

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  • Bar/Lounge
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Address: Forest Street, St Ives, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cornwall > St Ives
Number of rooms: 13
Also Known As:
The Union Inn St Ives, Cornwall
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“Cannot say as I didn't stay there”
 of 5 bubbles RickyCardiff, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“This is a review of the pub and much of the above applicable.”
 of 5 bubbles RoyL65, 18 Sep 2014 | Read review
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