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Gravy Boesti - CLOSED

8 Edward Street | Truro, Truro TR1 3AJ, England
+44 1872 222237
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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
8 Edward Street | Truro, Truro TR1 3AJ, England
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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Before you read, I cannot comment on the food quality as we didn't get that far... Two months ago, I booked to come to the Gravy Boesti on the 28th July with family for a birthday. Roll on 7pm on 28th July we show up...More

10  Thank Teigan C
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My partner took me there for a surprise meal and I was not disappointed. Everything from beginning to end was fabulous. The staff were incredibly friendly and helpful, the place itself is cosy and well thought out and the menu... Had a hard time picking...More

Thank Charlotte P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

My Husband and I visited on a Friday evening and had the most amazing meal...3 courses. Goat cheese tartlet, Pork loin,Chicken Supreme,Creme brulee,and Eton mess...couple of glasses of Pinot grigio blush..and a Peroni ...the most friendly of hosts. Best meal we had eaten in ages,...More

Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I'd love to write a review based on the quality of food or setting, but unfortunately we were unable to experience either. I had booked a table on a Friday evening for my wife and I who were celebrating our wedding anniversary. However I received...More

1  Thank Claire D
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We visited Gravy for the first time and we were very impressed, there was 4 in our group.. Great choice on menu to cater for all tastes and we all had something different, presentation was lovely with edible flowers on a couple of dishes, you...More

Thank falmouthfoodlover
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We've gone to Gravy in Truro for a few years. The first two owners had a very high standard and were one of the best restaurants in Truro. Unfortunately the new Gravy does not come near the quality of the old ones. I had the...More

Thank Frogpool
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I had been looking forward to trying this restaurant for weeks after reading all of the great reviews online and decided to call in for lunch on Saturday. The fact that the restaurant was almost completely empty on a Saturday afternoon should have enlightened me...More

6  Thank Vivienne L
Greg S, Guest Relations Manager at Gravy Boesti, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

I am sorry to hear that your experience at Gravy was not what you expected. I do have to correct you on a few inaccuracies and incorrect assumptions you made. The day you visited the restaurant was the day of the Cornwall show, Truro is...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017

I found myself back in Cornwall so headed straight for Gravy. It did not disappoint. I had the salmon papillote which tasted divine just the right flavours to complement the salmon, which was so fresh. For dessert I had the plum soup (soup for dessert...More

Thank BerkshireGreg
Greg S, Guest Relations Manager at Gravy Boesti, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your second review and for visiting us again. It was a pleasure to serve you. The plum soup dessert is rapidly becoming a favourite with our guests.

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I was sorry when Gravy Boesti closed last year however the new chef and owner has created a great menu. If you live in Truro, even better, as the wine list is varied and the Creme brûlée is one of the best I have had.

Thank Janietip
Greg S, Guest Relations Manager at Gravy Boesti, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Thanks for your kind words and I am glad you enjoyed the creme brulee so much. hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 7 June 2017

Took my freind out for lunch as this restaurant had good reviews . I can honestly say this was the worst meal myself and my friend have ever had . We both heard the smoked duck for starters there is so much greenery with a...More

5  Thank Donna W
Greg S, Guest Relations Manager at Gravy Boesti, responded to this reviewResponded 13 June 2017

Sorry to hear you did not enjoy you dining experience. When salmon is cooked in a papillote the skin will always be soft. The duck was sliced by our trainee chef and should not have been, he has been spoken to about this. We have...More

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$21 - US$52
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Edward Street | Truro, Truro TR1 3AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 222237
  • E-mail
Hidden away just below the Crown Courts on Edward Street, Truro, in an unassuming stone terrace house lies Gravy Boesti Restaurant. You're welcomed into an intimate, stylish, contemporary venue which leads through to a tranquil, secluded courtyard. Enjoy the view as your food is prepared in our open plan kitchen metres from the comfort of your table. Watch as the talented team create eye catching, seasonal dishes and mouth watering desserts using the freshest locally sourced produce available.So sit back, relax, unwind and enjoy.
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