We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Sportsmans Arms

€€ - €€€
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Bolitho Road, Heamoor, Penzance TR18 3EH, England
+44 1736 362831
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

64 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 64: English reviews
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't ever think about leaving a review but we found this little gem and couldn't resist! Amazing food at great prices (more up market than what we were expecting, which was a bonus) friendly staff who gave us a warm welcoming. Portion sizes are very generous, we could barely manage dessert after our venison and steak sizzler, both of... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Megan S
Truro, Cornwall
Level Contributor
12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Cosy village pub with a creative and delicious menu which you would expect to find in a top restaurant! You can guarantee to visit and have a beautifully cooked meal (and the desserts are always the best!). The themed nights are great; curry night, fish & chips, pizza night, etc, are a good price and always so much choice on... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Georgia R
Dittisham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying with a friend who lives down the road, took her out as a thank you. Fraser the young chef/waiter was really friendly and his food was wonderful. His brother Cameron who was in the bar was very welcoming too. A great family business

Helpful?
Thank Diane F
Berwick, Australia
Level Contributor
37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

This place has changed hands. The existing chef Jamie is now at the helm. Steak and chips with side of veges and lamb shank don't sound adventurous but when all is cooked well, tasty and served well by Jennifer who can complain. And we were hungry. Good size portions. No room for sweets.

Helpful?
Thank Luckyphil202
Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

cracking little pub. staff are always welcoming behind the bar and always chatty. After the new owners took 9ver the place has really updated with the look. food was awesome as you would expect from a quirky small village pub. can't wait to return. :)

Helpful?
Thank Martin T
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

What can I say? We were staying at a nearby B&B, where we asked for somewhere to get dinner on the evening we arrived - The Sportsmans Arms was recommended. The bar was busy as they were showing the football, however they were very happy to seat us in the dining room where it was quieter and we were able... More 

Helpful?
Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Penzance, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016

What a wonderful little pub. Super food, excellent staff and really friendly. Will be visiting again soon.

Helpful?
Thank Meljat
Penzance
Level Contributor
35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

A party of 16 of us from Mount's Bay Girlguiding had a brilliant meal here last night. Nothing was too much trouble! The food was great and the Waitress - Lois - could not have been more helpful and attentive! THANKYOU everyone - we will be back!

Helpful?
Thank Ruth C
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2015

Excellent service, good selection of Real Ales and great lunchtime pub grub, much cheaper than the NT Tea Room. Very nice experience

Helpful?
Thank Richard A
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015

Good old fashion village pub Reasonable selection of standard pub grub menu and huge portions so hence good value

Helpful?
Thank ElmoPutney

Travellers who viewed Sportsmans Arms also viewed

 
Penzance, Cornwall
Penzance, Cornwall
 

Been to Sportsmans Arms? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolitho Road, Heamoor, Penzance TR18 3EH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance  >  Heamoor
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 362831
Description
On the north side of Penzance. 19 c. pub completely renovated, new owners, new menu. Excellent food, excellent value. I'd love to tell you more.

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sportsmans Arms staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?