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The Honey Pot

5 Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU, England
+44 1736 368686
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (50 reviews)
“cakes” (54 reviews)
“tartiflette” (7 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 18:00All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, International, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
5 Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU, England
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Reviews (228)
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very friendly place to meet friends and enjoy a relaxing coffee or something to eat, but because it's so popular you need to book, their sandwiches are to die for Everything is made fresh on the premises, and if you manage to...More

Thank Penny T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Cosy café on edge of town opposite Acorn. Always excellent cakes with varied meals and drinks menus.

Thank Dean B
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you for your kind review, always grateful. Kath

Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Coffee and cake perfect place to visit lovely fresh food. When in penzance the honey pot is a must for anyone if you just want a drink a snack or a full meal you have to visit here

Thank lyndamaryhickey
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Thank you Lynda. Really glad you took the time to write your kind review. Kath

Reviewed 19 April 2017

After having visited the Morrab Gardens I stopped at The Honey Pot for a coffee and a delicious cake. The place looked very inviting and there was quite a nice atmosphere. I wished I had discovered it at the beginning of my short stay in...More

Thank Laura B
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 27 April 2017

Thank you for your kind review. I wish you had found us before too! So glad you enjoyed your visit. Kath

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Cute spot with lovely lime cheese cake!! Good prices and nice staff in a lovely location... apple cake was a little dry.More

Thank Poppy O
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thanks for your review. My bad about the apple cake. Just came back from holiday and added too much flour, I had obviously forgotten the exact recipe!.... only realised when it was too late. usually it is really buttery. Sorry, I thought I'd got away...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Tea in a pot. Made properly. Two cups and a choice of a dozen or so cakes. Mine was perfect. Cornwall needs more places like this.

Thank AdamABlackie
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank You, Thank you. Thank you. You will always be welcome! Kath

Reviewed 1 April 2017

From the outside this is a very unassuming, small restaurant, tucked away on a side street off Chapel Street. But do not be deterred by this unassuming appearance! Its food is lovely, especially the vegetarian dishes of which there is a very large and varied...More

Thank annandnick2015
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. I am always so happy to hear that people like the fact its an unassuming place. I think what we do is just real and honest, and hopefully very unpretentious. Thanks for noticing and taking the time...More

Reviewed 31 March 2017

This small cake shop was a true surprise. People who are serving are nice and helpful. There is a great selection of cakes to choose from; I picked the amoretto-pear cheese cake, it was so nice, that it nearly made me cry. The flavours were...More

Thank Adorka
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 19 April 2017

THANK YOU! It sounds as though you came at a busy time, but I'm so glad you enjoyed..... I hope we have more customers like you! Kath

Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

I love the food here. As a vegetarian there is so much to choose from( there are meat options too) My favourite is feta and dill tart, the lasagna is good too and don't forget the amazing soups and cakes!

Thank JulesT17
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you so much for your kind review. I am always pleased when people appreciate the effort that goes in to keeping the menu balanced so as to offer something for all various diets and preferences. I hope we keep it up! Thank you, Kath

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

There are no words to describe how beautifully tasty was the lemon&lime cheesecake they make. Airy, fluffy, light and lemony, absolutely fantastic. I had 2 slices, as I couldn't believe how amazing it was. I also had the humus and red peppers sandwich with salad...More

1  Thank Danni C
webeehungry, Owner at The Honey Pot, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Thank you so much for you lovely review. It helps so much. You are welcome any time! Kath

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.27 km away
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.09 km away
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.20 km away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Parade Street, Penzance TR18 4BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 368686
  • E-mail
Description
Just off town centre in Penzance, 28-cover café/restaurant serving wide range of high-quality coffees, cakes, salads, soups and 'World Food'. Using local and seasonal ingredients where possible, the specials board offers vegetarian and vegan options, as well as a wide range of gluten-free dishes. Light and airy with an eclectic menu and décor, furnished with antique tables and chairs and cosy cushions and a sofa.
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