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Ben's Cornish Kitchen

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West End, Marazion TR17 0EL, England
+44 1736 719200
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Monday
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
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Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The reviews do this place justice. Cosy atmosphere, good service from the staff and fantastic food. We both had scallops for starters which melted in the mouth. I then had venison and my husband fish both cooked to perfection. Deserts were also good leaving us satisfied but not bursting at the seams after three courses. Great Value for money. Shame... More 

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cornwall
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went having heard good things, but those reviews had in no way prepared us for the fabulous experience that we had. The restaurant was sunny and light, with plenty of room between the tables, giving the perfect atmosphere, somehow also giving a air of cosy intimacy. The service was faultless and the food sublime and very reasonably priced. I... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ben's Cornish Kitchen is Cornwall's place to be at the moment. It's a modest looking place opposite St Michael's Mount in West End, Marazion. I'd read reviews about this place and booked it weeks earlier. Expectations were high. Five of us were shown to the upstairs dining area; a smallish room of about 20 covers. Nice ambience. We were soon... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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236 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fortunately we made reservations around 2 to 3 weeks in advance, as the place was perpetually fully booked. The food was lovely; we had excellent starters (scallops, crab taco) and mains (deer haunch, hake). The hake was their catch of the day, and was simply prepared and yet fantastic. The deer haunch wasn't that impressive, but was still above average.... More 

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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our second visit and it was equally as brilliant as our first last October. Exquisite food, great service, inventive menu, if visiting Cornwall you simply must eat here. Scallops were particularly delicious!

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Staffordshire
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited this restaurant with Local friends for an evening meal. As one of their favourite restaurants in West Cornwall they were keen to share with us. All I can say is that I have eaten in the two best known restaurants in Padstow and Ben’s is right up there with them and you are not paying ‘Padstow Prices’. If you... More 

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another great meal at bens, where our butter dislike is never a problem and they are happy to cook your dinner and leave out butter unlike some places we have visited....well done Ben and the food was greatvas usual as was the service

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Ruislip, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a gem of a restaurant this is, located in the heart of Marazion with views of St. Michaels Mount in the upstairs section. Two courses £28 or three courses £35. Excellent value and would definitely visit again.

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Wisbech, United Kingdom
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106 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set on the main road in this village opposite St Michael's Mount, parking could be an issue in the holiday season. The interior is tastefully decorated and generates a welcoming atmosphere. Service is informal but fine and attentive. Liked the good quality cutlery. Food was excellent - tasty and fresh, cooked in innovative ways. Like other good restaurants, the portions... More 

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London UK
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the best food I've had in absolutely ages. The restaurant is open between 12 and 1.30 for lunch, then between 6 and 8.30 for dinner; I don't know whether this was because it was out of season (late March) but it does mean that you have to book! The menu is not large but the choice is excellent,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 46
Cuisine
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West End, Marazion TR17 0EL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Marazion
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 719200

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?