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Carn Brea Castle

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Carn Brea Castle Carn Lane | Pool, Redruth TR16 6SL, England
+44 1209 218358
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The building itself is fascinating and quirky, with a cosy, candle-lit feel, and on a clear night the view from the roof terrace reaches for miles to the coast. The food is Jordanian, but the menu features familiar foods such as hummus and cous cous, and is freshly prepared and always delicious. The owners of the restaurant are incredibly welcoming... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was the first time we had ever visited the castle for Dinner and we were totally blown away, from the friendliness of the staff to the feeling of the castle to the stunning taste, quality and quantity of the food!!!! Just a big wow all round. A definite place to visit. Price was very reasonable we had 3 courses... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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15 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is so special to be able to have dinner in such an old historical building. The space is small and the lighting is dim, but the ambience is great and the food is even better. Traditional middle eastern food with lots of options, including many vegetarian options. We had a feast! We ordered an array of starters and mains... More 

Thank wenwenshimshim
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely castle, an experience recommended for all. Lovely food as always and atmospheric. Shame the waitress is quite abrupt and unkeeping with the feel of the castle. You get the best experience when Menair the owner is there, who unfortunately wasn't this time.

Thank Chiquita S
Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely place to visit in the winter months, really enjoyed our first visit but wasnt so impressed the second time around due to us being the ony people in the castle and the guy with the tambereen not being there lol

Thank sam796100
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful castle great food and a lovely experience. Good value for money lovely private rooms. Will be back

Thank Rachael G
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

On the 5th November 2016 I decide to treat my 13 year old daughter to what I believed would be an unforgettable experience at Carn Brea Castle. It was unforgettable however for totally the wrong reasons. Don’t ever even THINK about going to Carn Brea Castle on Bonfire Night (or any other night for that matter). The road to the... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Fantastic food and the service great and the view was amazing will go again soon special food goats cheese and loads of fab food and the castle was great like going back in time fab

Thank 104Sarah104
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely evening at the Castle,after driving down the tiny winding Road to it,( typically Cornish!! We're used to them!) And getting up the old deep stone steps,we were shown to our table, also bit wobbly! It was covered in different materials, it is served in a mezzo style, so just plates of different foods to sample, everything... More 

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1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Booked a table 18.30 for 5 people 6 November. Taxis and babysitters paid for to celebrate my birthday. When we arrived no lights on and closed, did not notify us that they had decided not to open. Really dissapointing and costly visit for everyone. Will never attemp to go again and will not recommend to anyone to book as not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Middle Eastern
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carn Brea Castle Carn Lane | Pool, Redruth TR16 6SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Redruth
  • Phone Number: +44 1209 218358

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?