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The Kitchen

The Coombes, Polperro PL13 2RQ, England
+44 1503 272812
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (52 reviews)
“steak” (32 reviews)
“cheesecake” (21 reviews)
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British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
The Coombes, Polperro PL13 2RQ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Having looked around all of the restaurants in Polperro we settled on The Kitchen for a belated Father's Day meal. Can't praise the chef and service highly enough for beautifully presented meal which was absolutely delicious. Understated decor blended with subtle background music making for...More

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 3 days ago

Awkward location in that it is 1/2 way between top of town and bottom... so people look at the menu and say "let's wander on and see what else is available". However, that is a mistake. Wonderful food cooked fresh, great service. You won't be...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 5 days ago

cant praise enough this quaint little restaurant. chef and staff very friendly and accommodating. no rush to get you out. high customer service focus to ensure customer gets best experience. simple menu but cooked fresh on site; excellent quality and presentation and of course taste....More

Thank peter w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant service. Had three course meals, top quality. Chocolate Delice for dessert on a score of 1 to 10 is pornographic. Highly recommended.

Thank pauluttley1
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Kitchen is by far the best restaurant in Polperro. Every dish we ordered was cooked to perfection and beautifully presented. Debbi (the chef) and Lisa (the waitress) were so friendly and welcoming and we had a thoroughly memorable and relaxing evening in this lovely...More

Thank sjb6363
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic meal we had at the Kitchen. Everything was homemade and freshly cooked and absolutely delicious. The fillet steak was cooked to perfection and the belly pork was tender and tasteful. Nice cosy atmosphere the owners have transformed this restaurant with their great...More

1  Thank jules1232017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a thoroughly enjoyable meal at The Kitchen. The menu and cooking skills are amazing. More people need to frequent this marvellous place as it is sadly under used which is a shame.

2  Thank Gucci7890
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You must eat here, this is the best restaurant in Polperro. The menu, cooking, atmosphere and welcome are wonderful. Everything is freshly prepared and made with love. The team are great and always have a smile and a friendly word. If you only eat at...More

1  Thank SRS1000
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic gem of a place! Intimate & cosy but made to feel very welcome as 4 adults & 2 kids. The menu has enough choices but not too many to make you feel flustered! The food was wonderful, we had beautiful hake, steaks...More

1  Thank Helen B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having been to the kitchen under previous ownership, we came again tonight to find that all the charm and qualities are still there with the food still up to a high standard, service was friendly and professional and nothing was too much trouble, if you...More

1  Thank jimbo7426
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Katherine N
Are you open today Easter Monday?
17 April 2017|
Response from ThelmaLouiseKent | Property representative |
We are open tonight but on a pre booking basis only and have tables available. Debbi
Do you have disabled access? Do you have free WiFi? Do you allow children and or well behaved dogs, in particular assistance dogs? Is your fish from sustainable sources and your meat organic and locally bred?
11 November 2015|
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Response from CatVol00 | Reviewed this property |
It's not weelchair accessible I think, as it's small and the passage between the tables are very narrow. There's also a step in the middle of the restaurant. There are only 6-7 tables and not much space but I'm sure they... More
Is there a menu i could view online ?
19 September 2015|
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Response from jackie_james049 | Reviewed this property |
Im not to sure about online menu,but now that it was asked i am myself going to explore online now.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 44
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coombes, Polperro PL13 2RQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Polperro
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 272812
  • E-mail
Beautiful building small and intimate interior suitable for couples and mainly adults wishing to enjoy freshly prepared food with friendly service
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