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Alverne

30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
01736-36-60-07
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (12 reviews)
“pitta” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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1 - 10 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

There was not one thing to complain about here. Great, creative menu and lovely kind and professional staff.

Thank Evelyn R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Very average food, crab salad, just that a crab salad with new potatoes, tapas platter of Spanish meats and hummus, no olive oil supplied for bread, hummus dry and tasteless. With a little tweaking, food could have been made more special. Cheese platter tasty with...More

Thank mole8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Special lunch for self and wife and her brother and his wife on one of their rare visits from Spain.

Thank michael t
Reviewed 15 August 2017

As a vegetarian It's not always easy for me to find such a great restaurant. I had the best Risotto here that I have ever tasted ( and I've had a few!) packed with delicious and healthy ingredients cooked to perfection and beautifully presented. The...More

Thank jan d
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Salmon risotto was amazing, just perfect. Menus look really good and service was excellent. Seating downstairs, upstairs and outside when the weather is good.

Thank John N
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Had breakfast here. I had free range eggs and Cornish bacon with soft white and brown toast all cooked to perfection. Lovely coffee too. Children had the waffles which were lovely as well. Not cheap but you can tell the ingredients are high quality and...More

Thank missholiday123
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Fantastic little restaurant. it was a first for all four of us to have a meal without any suggestions for improvement. Rock bass, hake and whitebait all, perfectly cooked. The steak burger was tasty and well cooked. Reasonably priced Spanish wines and interesting cheese plate....More

Thank 429gilll
Reviewed 2 August 2017

After being recommended this restaurant from relatives who live locally we were not disappointed. Our plans had changed and with the weather being terrible we requested if we could have a table an hour earlier which they managed to accommodate. The waiter for very helpful...More

Thank louwebb14
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Extensive menu and food was very good: particularly the crab risotto. Definitely worth a visit. Lovely ambience.

Thank maryannweelan
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Popped into town and found this place on the off chance. Nice decor, friendly staff. The food was lovely, and really good value. I had hake off the specials board, and the belly pork came with a gorgeous cider apple sauce.

Thank wcws
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: 01736-36-60-07
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