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The Bay Restaurant

Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
+44 1736 366890
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“petit fours” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (25 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
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1 - 10 of 472 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

Had dinner with my Partner here back in November 2017. We only ended up booking because we'd been given a restaurant voucher which could only be used in three places in Cornwall and this was the closest to us... but I'm glad it was! The...More

Thank Matt_W_1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Bay was recommended for my birthday by Zoe and Phil from Kymaurah Cottages where we were staying on holiday. 2 for 1 cocktails to start the evening were lovely. Never having had scallops before it was recommended by the chef that I try them...More

Thank kinspip
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guests. Glad we made your birthday special and you enjoyed your dining experience with the team providing a great service. Looking forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel restaurants are many times a mixed bag. The Bay excels itself and didn't disappoint us. Breakfasts (as part of our accommodation package) were ALL one could hope; our two evening meals there were really very good indeed. Service was extremely professional and just plain...More

Thank PaulWuE
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Glad you enjoyed your dining experience during your stay and look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 2 January 2018

Came here as part of a works Christmas party. Whilst it's always difficult to accommodate all at a Christmas meal. This place made a good effort at trying. The service was ok, again always difficult with large numbers in one group. I was impressed with...More

Thank Dutyhero
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guests, glad you all enjoyed your christmas party and the team provided a great service and a great atmosphere. We look forward to seeing you all again soon.

Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were given a voucher for a Champagne high tea for Christmas. As we were in Penzance we chose this restaurant from the list provided. What a delight this restaurant was. It overlooks the sea, and St. Michaels Mount and the harbour...More

Thank teaandcaketaster
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guests. thank you for your top marks review and glad you thoroughly enjoyed your champagne full indulgence afternoon tea, whilst looking out across Mounts Bay and beyond. We look forward to seeing you again when next here in Penzance.

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

We had our works Xmas lunch there today. Must say very nice welcome when we got there by the staff. Had a 3 course meal and it tasted fantastic. Had the duck leg for starter and roast turkey for our main. All tasted delicious especially...More

Thank Mat C
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 December 2017

Dear Mat, thank you for your positive review and glad you enjoyed your dining experience. The hard working team are very happy you had a great time and look forward to seeing you again very soon. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from us...More

Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here as part of the deal with Hotel Penzance. I had a cooked breakfast. The food was nice but they could have given you more than one rash of bacon and one sausage. The poached eggs was nice. They offer white or...More

Thank emmah1616
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear Guests, thank you for your review and glad you enjoyed your breakfast during your stay. Your comments have been noted and trust you had a safe journey onward.

Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Just enjoyed a wonderful meal at this restaurant with my wife, would definitely recommend it. The food and service was first class and we will be back again soon, thanks very much.

Thank JandLPlymouth
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Dear Mr Cheetham, We are all very pleased you enjoyed your dining experience and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 15 November 2017

The Bay Restaurant is part of the Penzance Hotel. The staff are friendly, efficient and eager to please. There is a bar and the food is of a good quality.

Thank pilgrim_father_47
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2017

Dear Guests, thank you for your positive review. We are all very pleased you were able to relax, indulge, taste, drink and enjoy your dining experience.

Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

As we stayed at the Hotel Penzance we ate at The Bay Restaurant on both evenings. There is a good selection on the menu but not too many dishes as everything is cooked to order using fresh local produce. It is pleasing to know that...More

Thank Lynda D
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2017

Dear Guests, Your wonderful 10/10 comments will be passed onto the chefs whose hard work provides you with delicious dishes made from fresh local produce for you to enjoy at your leisure. We look forward to seeing you again next time to relax, indulge, taste,...More

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Response from Kehribar | Property representative |
Hi There Many thanks for thinking of our restaurant, we have a separate entrance which is located at the Hotel (Hotel Penzance) where there is a drop off point for your relative. We cant guarantee a quiet table as we don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$72
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
7:15 AM - 11:00 AM
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 366890
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Penzance
Description
The Bay in Penzance is a relaxed, airy and modern restaurant with a cheery atmosphere. The evening menu is seasonally updated and the All Day Dining menu includes a daily changing Menu De Jour. The restaurant prides itself on locally sourced produce from locally caught fish to dairy and meats from local farms. They even have Cornish wine! In the summer months guests can eat on the outdoor deck with stunning views across Mount's Bay and over the rooftops to Penzance harbour.
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