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Praa Sands | Penzance, Cornwall, Praa Sands TR20 9TQ, England
+44 1736 763516
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (30 reviews)
“calamari” (5 reviews)
“crab” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
Praa Sands | Penzance, Cornwall, Praa Sands TR20 9TQ, England
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1 - 10 of 340 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was ideal to have nearby where we stayed inPraa Sands.Excellent food and service.. we enjoyed the calamari starter and fish and chips and pizza all freshly cooked..our table overlooked the beach and the incoming sea only yards away....we booked the same table at...More

Thank claire h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had some food the pizza was good. Good selection on drinks on offer. Would visit again albeit not many other choices that local.

Thank dannhev
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped down for a spot of supper. Calamari was lovely, Battered Cod was decent too. Crab soup delicate and tasty but maybe a tad more crab or essence to it as would be better with a fuller flavour. Hake was good and reasonable for...More

Thank BunkieLondon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place has huge potential but is let down by the awful outdated, untidy furniture and decor, and miserable staff. The only decent area is the picnic table area outside. The location is great and fronts the beautiful Praa Sands beach. However, that's where the...More

Thank krypt0n08
Reviewed 12 September 2018

Visited twice this week once for Sunday carvery and once for midweek lunch. We had excellent food, drink and service on both occasions. For Sunday lunch it's advisable to book. The sun shone and there are excellent views of the beach.

1  Thank Lindsay F
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Walked along the coastal path and looked forward to breakfast here. We walked in and not one member of staff greeted us with a smile or a “hello.” We sat down on seats covered in sand, the floor was covered in sand and food. As...More

Thank Welshgirl63
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We were introduced to the Sandbar some weeks ago by our friends. Firstly I had their burger which I must say was deliciousand the chips were to die for. As I'm a bit of a fatty I thought next time I'd cut down a bit...More

4  Thank BigBluebell
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Had a group of friends down from London staying with us and decided to take them to the Sandbar for some food and drinks with an outstanding view. Well the view did not let us down, but the food, service and prices certainly did! When...More

Thank Cornish_Steve
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Not overall impressed with the look of f the place , looks dirty and in need of a revamp . Menu okay but could cater more .

Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Breakfast - so disappointing. The great view, did not make up for passing off of dried bread, for toast. Even though I sent it back a second time, they still couldn’t get any reasonable colour on it. I even had to ask for a side...More

Thank Hex999
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Sarah S
29 November 2017|
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Response from Deborah D | Reviewed this property |
Great question. I think the best course of action would be to e mail or call the Sandbar in advance of your visit to check if they can offer a full vegan option, if they can't, perhaps they can make it specially. But... More
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CLJ89
4 May 2017|
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Response from sandbarstaff | Property representative |
Hi CLJ - Yes, at Sandbar dogs (on a lead please) are always welcome. We have bowls of water inside and out, free doggie nibbles on th bar, and keep some doggie bags in case you've run out! You can walk your dog on the beach... More
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tesseybear
14 September 2016|
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Response from florencemac | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praa Sands | Penzance, Cornwall, Praa Sands TR20 9TQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Praa Sands
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 763516
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Description
A relaxed beach bar/restaurant set right on Praa Sands beach with fabulous views from our bar, restaurant and large patio. Serving a variety of mainly English food with a Mediterranean twist, and a good range of beers, wines, teas and coffees. We are child and dog (on a lead please!) Friendly, serve food all day, and have a very popular Sunday Lunchtime Carvery with live music. We also cater for Wedding receptions and other private parties in our beachside lounge area.
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