We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (11 reviews)
“whitebait” (5 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (176)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 176 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great choice of specials as well as the restaurant menu, always a good atmosphere. Burgers are filling and fish cooked to perfection. Wines by the glass including a sparking rose.

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a table this evening for a table of 8 at last minute. It was very relaxed and friendly. Everyone really enjoyed their meals, we had an array of dishes, fresh hake from the specials board, prom belly which was...More

Thank Lauren211
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived earlier than booked but it was not an issue. I had duck, which was beautiful and my husband had 3 starters tiger prawns in garlic, whitebait and a special Cornish crab with smoked salmon. I would have had a glass of Malbec but...More

Thank dizlu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked to the restaurant, no table booked, but were swiftly shown to a table. Menus promptly produced and left for a few minutes to consider drinks, then once served these, the pleasant waiter took our orders. Food arrived in good time and was lovely and...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The generous portion of chicken and chorizo risotto would probably been enough but we were also tempted by the starters and an aperitif. The menu offered a good range of choice with Mediterranean as well as local flavours and many dishes showing a Spanish influence....More

Thank mcc409
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly the service was unfriendly and then to find a fly in a friends burger was totally unacceptable. When we complained, we were told that no money would be discounted and only given an insincere apology. We had over 20 people eating and most of...More

1  Thank Daniel k
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent food and atmosphere. Of particular interest was the vegan menus which I found superb and unexpected. My wife and our friends had the standard menu which was very good. We all had the desserts which were also o great quality. It's great to find...More

Thank Beverley Thomad H
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Visited this lovely restaurant during our holiday in Cornwall. We booked for the 3 course meal between 5-6.30. Nice restaurant, friendly staff. The food was very tasty and beautifully presented. Adviseable to book as the restaurant soon filled up. Parking was a problem not knowing...More

Thank Christine S
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

3rd or 4th time my wife and I have had lunch here, it's always top quality food, clean and friendly.

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We booked last minute on a Friday night and were warmly welcomed. Quiet time of year, but quite buzzy with half the tables taken. Clearly there was a returning customer base. The menu was not extensive but wide enough to satisfy us. Nothing much to...More

Thank mazaroo
Nearby Restaurants
The Shore Restaurant
290 reviews
.08 km away
Coco Loco Mexican Restaurant
214 reviews
.15 km away
The Honey Pot
228 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Penlee House Gallery & Museum
472 reviews
.27 km away
Chapel Street
126 reviews
.23 km away
Morrab Gardens
66 reviews
.23 km away
The Exchange Gallery
41 reviews
.18 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alverne staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing