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Blacks of Chapel Street

12 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
+44 1736 369729
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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12 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this whilst having a walk around Penzance - lovely food , friendly staff and reasonable prices. My pork belly was lovely as was my partners burger. Would visit again and recommend to anyone visiting the town.

Thank 998bethw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a hidden gem .... great food, friendly staff and a lovely place to chill for a couple of drinks with friends ... it has all you need :)

Thank Footprints439846
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in on a Thursday night to take advantage of the 6 dishes for £25 tapas offer and we were not disappointed! Every single dish was delicious- easily the best tapas I have had in the UK. The crispy pork belly and the meatballs...More

Thank Blondie_2444
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful evening meal here. Lovely atmosphere with friendly helpful staff. The food was beautiful. Particularly the surf and turf starter- great idea. Can’t wait to return.

Thank Trek30207502780
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walked by whilst wandering and liked the look. Booked a table and WOW!! Had the Tempura King Prawns with a Crab and Lime Salsa and without a doubt one of the very best things I’ve ever eaten. Shell fish platter to follow and also very...More

Thank debbierQ1500UR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here one Sunday evening after reading reviews and were not disappointed. I had the chicken liver and mushroom starter which was absolutely delicious followed by sole which was huge and scrumptious! They also had a good selection of gins which...More

Thank Bundaberg108
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited last night for the recently advertised tapas. Excellent selection of dishes to chose from and each one we had was delicious. Staff were all very welcoming and an excellent idea for an early evening meal.

Thank philpz
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Awesome company, awesome ambiance, service amazing & food exceptional again. Party of 7 and all were amazed that we have this standard in Penzance ( only 2 of us local ) Can’t wait to return, Thanks Again to you and your team at Blacks

Thank Suzanne M
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We have been coming here for a few years always on the last night of our stay at Kenegie Manor Holiday Park. Tonight was the first day for a new chef. I had a steak and my wife had risotto . Both meals were delicious...More

Thank Naffdancer
Reviewed 5 October 2018

I was alone, when I called in for an early dinner. I was made more than welcome, and enjoyed a wonderful trio of fish dinner. I also came there two days later for lunch and had the slow roast pork. It was delish!

Thank MaryD0dd
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 369729
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Welcome to Blacks of Chapel Street, a new bar and dining room in the historic heart of Penzance, designed to offer our customers that something a little bit different. Whatever time of day you are looking for a friendly relaxing place for tasty food and delicious drinks then come and have a look at what is to offer at Blacks. If you are in need of liquid refreshment then we can offer you a range of drinks including proper coffee (based on the award winning Fat Roc brand), Novus teas, non-alcoholic beverages, wine from our cellar, or why not treat yourself to some of the exciting and unusual beers we stock? Whether you're looking for a hearty breakfast, a light bite for lunch, a sharing platter for friends or a three-course meal, your day out wouldn't be complete without a visit to Blacks. If you would like to know more, come in and see us, or contact us and we will be happy to answer your questions.
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