The Most Infamous Pub in Cornwall 

Quality beer, wine, cocktails & food in a unique character pub

Located in the beautiful village of Phillack, adjacent to Hayle and a short walk over the dunes to the stunning Towans beach on St Ives Bay. In Winter, open daily from 3pm to 10pm for our full dinner menu  except Sunday, when roast dinner  is served from 1pm  

New Management


Fresh blood in the Bucket! Ambia has taken over the fine old pub. 
We have refreshed the interior, drinks, food menu, and now that government restrictions are lifted, we will extend the opening hours to offer breakfast and morning coffee.  A family and dog friendly pub to warm the hearts of locals and visitors to Cornwall.  
 Bookings suggested by phone or enquiries by Email.                                                                      
*Christmas is for a copy of our special menu and book our Christmas Special for December early, to avoid misery  

Drinks Menu

To suit CAMRA beer lovers, indulgers of fine wine or stylish modern and classic cocktails

Food Menu

Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Pub classics to modern surfer dude twists, we also offer vegetarian and vegan options.

Stunning Towans and St Ives Bay

Learn what is in walking distance from the comfort of the Bucket of Blood. Possibly the most beautiful bay and beach in the UK.