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The Chancel

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Seafood, European,
2 St. Andrew Street, Plymouth PL1 2AH, England
+44 1752 226264
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (126 reviews)
“tapas” (89 reviews)
“fish platter” (32 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Seafood, European, Wine Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2 St. Andrew Street, Plymouth PL1 2AH, England
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1 - 10 of 1,265 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice little wine bar/restaurant. Have some wonderful wines served by very friendly staff. Popular at Christmas for parties wanting a ‘get together’ meal. Only small upstairs, visited by regulars, but is a cosy atmosphere.

Thank Augury
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My partner and i had a groupon to use for two main meals which we were told the choice of. I had two glasses of amazing wine and we shared the camembert to start which was just lovely. Our steaks came out both cooked to...More

Thank Howie1990
Reviewed 5 days ago

We've dined here a couple times and never has been disappointing. The decor, food and staff are all lovely and I would eat here again. Unfortunately they didn't have any chardonnay or the fishcakes on their pre threatre menu and the knives and forks were...More

1  Thank Michael H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing food staff could not do enough for you well worth the money in the middle of town to get any where on bus route

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cosy and welcoming venue, friendly and efficient staff, great food. Plenty of choice in each course despite a 'set' menu. Everyone in our party enjoyed their food - clean plates all around. The complimentary chocolates for mothers was a lovely unexpected addition. The choices on...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Good family atmosphere and nice food, promptly served in comfortable surroundings. Reasonably priced and relaxed in every respect.

Thank Nick W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had to write to tell of the afternoon tea my mum and her friend enjoyed yesterday. Beautifully served and with the tea topped up too. All for the great price of £20 each. Booking again soon!

1  Thank D9716NYdebbies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here during the bad weather last week when lots of places were closed, We had booked and were using a groupon voucher. We were made to feel very welcome and looked after. The steaks were lovely as was the wine. We shared a...More

Thank The_Courier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We'll be back. This was our first visit to the restaurant. We loved it. We ordered from the pre-theatre menu; very reasonable. I paid an extra couple of pounds for the steak - it was amazing. Melt-in-the mouth perfect. My husband had the Goulash and...More

Thank Rosie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited here on the off chance at lunch, no reservation. We got a table and the host was very friendly and helpful. The restaurant is small and cosy with a varied menu of very tasty food. It says fresh fish and it is...we saw...More

Thank heatherogburn
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Questions & Answers
2 December 2016|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from torquil28 | Property representative |
We take our fish seriously and go to great lengths to ensure it comes from a responsible and sustainable source. Keeping it local is important to us, and we shop daily at our local fish market to ensure the fish on our menu... More
Clifford R
11 September 2016|
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Response from memorp |
Yes, most of our menu is Gluten Free, including many of our desserts. Our online menu indicates all of our Gluten free meals.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 34
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 St. Andrew Street, Plymouth PL1 2AH, England (Formerly Renaissance)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 226264
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A small family run bistro, offering over 50 wines sold by the glass, carafe or bottle. All food is cooked to order, so we're not a place to visit if you're in a rush (unless you pre-order), but a great place to relax and enjoy fresh local produce. Primarily a Wine Bar, We are an adult venue and do not accept children under the age of 14. A warm friendly welcome awaits you.
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