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73 Causewayhead, Penzance TR18 2SR, England
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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1,065 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stopped here for a pasty and the only ones they had left were the cocktail ones we sat at a table in the shop eating them and it was so so good now we now know how they had sold out of the larger ones really excellent pasties

Thank 70ish
Northampton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Kids wanted to try a traditional Cornish pasty. Found Rowe's ones were absolutely delicious, full of flavour and reasonably priced. The staff in the bakery were really friendly too.

Thank Mrs S
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Ate here a couple of times for lunch whilst on holiday. Good food and service on both occasions and a good price too - highly recommend.

Thank RandleP
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

We stayed for tea and a bun which wasn't expensive or posh but hit the spot at the time. Friendly staff.

Thank John H
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134 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Came here as wanted to have a pasty from a small business instead of a chain and we were blown away by how amazing they tasted! Friendly staff too made us want to go back for more!!

Thank Sarah-Jayne W
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015

Excellent bakery with cheerful atmosphere due to the staff. Great breads on offer, pastries, cakes ...but the pasties are truly amazing. No soggy bottoms here!! The pastry is light and flaky, the fillings flavoursome with no cheap cuts of meat. Yum!

Thank 22abigailr
Penzance, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2015

The best pasties in town! The food is tasty and fresh. The staff are always friendly and helpful. Love this bakery! My only problem with Rowes is, they don't sell caramel doughnuts! I have to go to another bakery for them! ;)

Thank Hayley B
United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

We tried other pasty shops in Penzance, but loved Rowe's (the one in the town square next to Domino's pizza). The staff were very friendly and courteous and the pasties we ordered were delicious. We had the chicken with white wine and sausage rolls. We also ended up coming back later in the day for more pasties and some desert... More 

Thank travellersca2015
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62 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2015 via mobile

You can tell that this company is run well. The shop was clean and well laid out. The staff well presented and friendly. The food awesome. I had the prawn baguette and it was so fresh and filled with tasty prawns. My wife had a small pasty and it was also tasty and hot. Defo one of the better bakeries.

Thank Jennyandianlove
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2014

I agree with the previous reviewer. I have been visiting Rowe's bakery shops in Cornwall since 1995. For many years Rowe's were well known for their consistently good Cornish pasties and I used to love them and would excitedly look forward to the next one. The secret or winninjg formula was that they were always baked to perfection - with... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Causewayhead, Penzance TR18 2SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance

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