The Crown, Penzance

Welcome to The Crown

Real ale in Penzance – welcome to The Crown; a traditional Cornish free house offering superb real ale brewed from its own brewery

Set on a quiet Penzance back street, The Crown is one of Cornwall’s hidden gems. You’ll find no distracting screens, jukeboxes or slot machines – just friendly local people savouring the ambience and hospitality of this renowned establishment.

The Crown is also home to Cornish Crown ales, a local real ale brewed by the landlord that has a loyal following with six regularly-brewed variations. Six draft ales are always in tap at The Crown. There are also weekly guest ales and we also have Prosecco on draft.

To find out more about the range of Cornish Crown ales, visit the website at:

We serve our handmade pizzas at The Crown on Friday and Saturday from 6pm to 9pm.
penzance real ale pub

Outside The Crown, is a terrace that is acts as a sun trap. This area is popular with early evening visitors who enjoy a drink and a chat in the sun. Friday evenings, after work, are particularly popular.

On Monday, from 8pm to 11pm, there is a live acoustic music session at The Crown with guest solo artists.

If anyone wishes to perform at the acoustic night, the please contact Alan Shepherd on 07866 949261 or my email at

On Tuesday night you can test your knowledge with the ever-popular Crown pub quiz, with cash and beer prizes. The quiz starts at 8pm, with a £1 entry and a maximum of four to a team with a chance to win beer vouchers and a cash jackpot.There is also a private dining room which is available for birthdays and get togethers. To book please call 01736 351070. We have free Wi-Fi at The Crown.