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30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (13 reviews)
“hummus” (8 reviews)
“whitebait” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fabulous restaurant with excellent food & lovely atmosphere. Worth every penny & will be going back for sure.

Thank Junerose45
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent food at this restaurant in Penzance. I had a hake menu and my wife a fish chowder and we both really enjoyed it. The ambiance and service were really good and recommend it for a nice lunch. Certainly will go back for lunch or...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice food, very friendly staff. We had the shared Tapas for starters followed by pork, both were very well presented and tasted great!

Thank Sheila_Nigel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Starts serving at 5 pm for dinner with is a bonus for some ,given lots of establishments don’t start til 6.30- 7 pm. Good choice of food to suit all. Only one person taking orders and was a little stretched. Coped well although restaurant only...More

Thank gerardWiltshireUK
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

You won't find pasties on the menu here. A good menu with excellent food. Modern relaxed atmosphere with good service. With a look.

Thank Billericayman
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing meal of king prawns followed by duck and also my colleagues had large burgers which they enjoyed

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Celebrating my cousin's 80th birthday we booked a table for dinner at Alverne. The food was outstanding, every order delicious. The staff were friendly, smiling and extremely efficient, even though the restaurant was mostly full and only two members of staff waiting table, nothing was...More

Thank Penaluna
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Once again we enjoyed and good hearty meal at Alverne Restaurant in Penzance.Friendly and efficient service as always, good decor and responsive to request.

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here for a snack lunch, and were impressed by the tasteful modern feel of the place and the friendly welcome at 2pm. My whitebait were really good, not at all greasy, and my companion’s mushrooms were delicious. Service was charming and efficient....More

Thank Philip A
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We entered at 20:35. Despite that, we were welcomed by a friendly and smiling lady. We had a three course meal with drinks, everything was above average. Especially fish and seafood plates are really good. The atmosphere could be better, but the quality of the...More

Thank Spyros M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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