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King's Head Tavern

21-23 Bretonside

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Opening Times

Monday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Tuesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Wednesday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Thursday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Friday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
Saturday11.00 am - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm


Craft Union Pub Co (Ei Group)

About the Pub

Mid 17th century hostelry with additional Victorian features added in the late 19th century. One of Plymouth's oldest pubs and is close to the redevelopment of the Bretonside bus station complex.

The pub had a total refurbishment and reopened in mid 2017.

Historic Interest

Grade-II listed 1/5/75, interior and exterior listed. List Entry No 133 0581, Legacy System No 473209. Public house. C17, remodelled late C19. Rendered studwork or brick front with tall parapet concealing steep asbestos roof plus 2 parallel hipped roofs at right angles to rear; brick end stacks; truncated rubble lateral stack. Single-depth plan extended later at rear. 3 storeys; 4-window range. Mostly late C19 horned sashes; doorways at left and right with panelled doors. Early C19 16-pane hornless sash at rear. INTERIOR: of front bar area has 3 visible C17 moulded cross beams.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 1 regular beer.

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King's Head Tavern, Plymouth


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King's Head Tavern

21-23 Bretonside

Sat Nav Reference

50.370697, -4.135324


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