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The Castle Inn (Freehouse)

Beer (sort)Average Score (sort)No. Samples (sort)
Dartmoor - Jail AleExceptional1
Hexhamshire - Devil's WaterExcellent1
Skinner's - Spriggan AleGood1
Badger (Hall & Woodhouse) - Flowers Original (subsequently contract brewed at Brains)Not Tried0
Durham - White BishopNot Tried0
Sharp's - SpecialNot Tried0
Skinner's - Heligan HoneyNot Tried0
Theakston - Old PeculierNot Tried0
Picture 1. The Castle Inn, St Ives, Cornwall

Visits Details

14 Jun 2011 (davidg83)
Friendly locals friendly landlord. Good find.
Dartmoor - Jail Ale4.80ExceptionalSweet and smooth. Lovely toffee nose and notes. Cracking beer in great condition.
24 Apr 2007 (Andrew)
Noisy with youths and indi-types sitting at the bar and playing the quiz machine.
Skinner's - Spriggan Ale3.80GoodLight brown beer with sherbert, raspberry, lime and kiwi on the finish.
Theakston - Old Peculier5.60Not Tried
Badger (Hall & Woodhouse) - Flowers Original (subsequently contract brewed at Brains)4.40Not Tried
23 Apr 2007 (Andrew)
Empty apart from one other person. Once we were served the barman went back to reading the paper with his back turned to everyone.
Hexhamshire - Devil's Water4.20ExcellentCopper brown beer with toasted brown sugar well ballanced with a tangy hop.
Sharp's - Special5.00Not Tried
Durham - White Bishop4.80Not TriedJane had this and thought it was excellent
Skinner's - Heligan Honey4.20Not Tried

About The Castle Inn

The pub sign. The Castle Inn, St Ives, Cornwall

Summary of Beer Scores



The pub is found in St Ives, Cornwall, TR26 1AB.

A large single roomed pub. A stained glass window at the front gives the pub an atmospheric glow.

We have visited this pub 3 times, seen 8 different beers and tried 3 of them.

Map location

Postcode: TR26 1AB