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The Old Grammar School

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19 St. Marys Street, Truro, England
+44 1872 278559
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Reliably tasty food, friendly service. Enjoyed great ambience as usual. Plentiful portions. Tapas style dishes.

Thank shrinkUK
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely relaxed restaurant food was excellent. They went out of their way to accommodate us as they were fully booked. We had a table between 6-8 pm. This restaurant is dog friendly.

Thank Emilyssister
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good lunch also very polite and helpful staff.well worth a visit. Excellent food well cooked...

Thank Michael D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good menu choice, excellent food and service. Had lunch here a few times now and its been faultless.

Thank Peter D
Veryan in Roseland, United Kingdom
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

More often than not, when shopping in Truro, we have lunch at The Old Grammar School and I would highly recommend it. Although small, we usually manage to get a table and it's nice to sit outside on a warm sunny day. Because we have never been disappointed we decided to try an evening meal which (I think) is always... More 

Thank Julieann100
Ringwood, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here twice for lunch while visiting Truro. Really great special board. The Taco's are amazing. Open friendly seating plan, staff attentive although if busy service a little slow - but the food well worth the wait..... Well return next time we are in this wonderful Cornish City.

Thank Christina G
Wadebridge, United Kingdom
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147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always enjoy eating here as the food is very good. But have found recently that the portions are getting quite abit smaller and they need to change up the menu as to much of the same thing

Thank shirley o
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Called in for lunch today, the food was good, I had the pulled pork which albeit not too expensive the portion could have been more generous, my wife had the brevit steak and it looked really tasty. It has been a while since we had been to the Old Grammar but on the whole t was an ok experience if... More 

Thank 103i
Penzance, United Kingdom
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35 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place never fails. The food is excellent. The menu is varied and interesting also great value for money. Bustling with people and comfortable seating. One of my favourite Truro eateries.

Thank pippenney
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Absolutely fantastic place, ideal for a chillin relaxing nite out. Wonderful selection of fresh tapas dishes, yummy goats cheese with figs and honey ☺️ and did I mention the cocktails? non and alcoholic. Lovely atmosphere, wonderful staff, friendly and cheerful. Definitely come here again when we are in Truro. And shush, don't say a thing, but I stole and replicated... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Spanish, British, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St. Marys Street, Truro, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 278559
A unique setting in an old listed building, we provide some of Truro's best dining with fresh lunches during the day and lively fresh and original tapas on the evening. Matched with a great coffee, cocktails, wine and beers.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?