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The Chancel

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2 St. Andrew Street, Plymouth PL1 2AH, England (Formerly Renaissance)
+44 1752 226264
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a great experience. Food was great and the staff were friendly and attentive. First time going and will defintiley be going back again. Thank you for a great night in a a cosy and friendly enviroment.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Group of 18 went for iur works xmas meal, food and service was fantastic, will recommend this to everyone x x

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

In spite of the Christmas mayhem Paula and her team served up another delicious birthday meal. We couldn't fault the food or the service. Great venue, great food, thoroughly enjoyable, hospitality was terrific! 👍

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Thank Lynn S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We used our Groupon voucher for the 'surf or turf meal for two' and it was very good. Staff made us feel really welcome and you can add to the voucher deal with starters and desserts. The food was excellent and the atmosphere very cosy when having a meal for two. There was also a large group in but it... More 

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Thank krae27
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just had a delicious evening as part of a groupon deal. Started with Camembert and then had the swordfish. Both scrummy! Puddings and wine were beautiful. Will see us both again soon.

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Thank Chappleac
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Chancel for a Saturday night meal for four. We were down from London to visit family in Plymouth. The ambience was excellent and the staff were very professional and attentive. Neil the maitre'd had a friendly but professional approach and was always on hand to ensure that we had what we needed. Neil has an extensive knowledge... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This wasn't our first visit to the Chancel but I've not posted a review before and the Chancel most certainly deserves one. We have never had a bad meal here and last night was no exception. Every course was excellent, we mostly had different starters and all of them were first rate. The steaks were cooked perfectly and an excellent... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came with a group of colleagues from a course. We had ore ordered the food and the service was excellent. The baked Camembert starter was excellent really tasty with lovely bread and the beef goulash was excellent too. Lovely tender beef and the sauce was tasty and rich. Very good value for money. One drawback is that you felt quite... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely girls lunch. Regan fantastic. Veronica great coffee. Tapas to die for. Honey chorizos and potatoes bravas perfect. Choice of wines all great as some of us wanted white and others red. All in all a lovely lunch

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Teddington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Plymouth with friends and came for supper before a concert. Our friends are local and when describing the restaurant they used the word 'consistent'. Well we had a very good meal. We started with a baked camembert,(enough for 3-4 to share); then had the lamb, which was well cooked and the steak in the mushroom and Madeira... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Seafood, European, British, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, 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
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
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
Description
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 7. A warm friendly welcome awaits you.

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London, United Kingdom
over a year ago
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
3 days ago
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?