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Alverne

30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
01736-36-60-07
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (12 reviews)
“whitebait” (6 reviews)
“pitta” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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 weeks ago

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

Thank maryannweelan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I found this off the b stem track. It was the highlight of our recent trip to Penzance. Excellent choice of food, we had beautiful homemade hummus with freshly toasted pitta. Very tasty. Main was a tender Hake fillet with some of...More

Thank Browncowcello
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Favourite place to coffee or dine out in Penzance. Friendly, excellent food, pleasant environment, good 'specials' on the board, well presented food with attention to detail. Well done, Alverne.

Thank audreyjohn2017
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This was my favorite place to eat in Penzance. For both times we ate there, we were seated promptly and the meals were served in a good time. The restaurant also offers early dinner specials on week nights. I had duck the first night and...More

Thank RetiredHawkeye
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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
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, 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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