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30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (13 reviews)
“hummus” (8 reviews)
“whitebait” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A chance visit. The welcome was warm, the environment relaxed and the food was delicious. Lots of choices for a vegetarian too. I felt positively spoilt. A quick lunch turned into a 3 course delight. Do stop in, you won’t be disappointed.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ElleSouthampton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous restaurant with excellent food & lovely atmosphere. Worth every penny & will be going back for sure.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Junerose45
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food at this restaurant in Penzance. I had a hake menu and my wife a fish chowder and we both really enjoyed it. The ambiance and service were really good and recommend it for a nice lunch. Certainly will go back for lunch or...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Very nice food, very friendly staff. We had the shared Tapas for starters followed by pork, both were very well presented and tasted great!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sheila_Nigel
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Starts serving at 5 pm for dinner with is a bonus for some ,given lots of establishments don’t start til 6.30- 7 pm. Good choice of food to suit all. Only one person taking orders and was a little stretched. Coped well although restaurant only...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank gerardWiltshireUK
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

You won't find pasties on the menu here. A good menu with excellent food. Modern relaxed atmosphere with good service. With a look.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Billericayman
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Had an amazing meal of king prawns followed by duck and also my colleagues had large burgers which they enjoyed

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

Celebrating my cousin's 80th birthday we booked a table for dinner at Alverne. The food was outstanding, every order delicious. The staff were friendly, smiling and extremely efficient, even though the restaurant was mostly full and only two members of staff waiting table, nothing was...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Penaluna
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Once again we enjoyed and good hearty meal at Alverne Restaurant in Penzance.Friendly and efficient service as always, good decor and responsive to request.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

We stopped by here for a snack lunch, and were impressed by the tasteful modern feel of the place and the friendly welcome at 2pm. My whitebait were really good, not at all greasy, and my companion’s mushrooms were delicious. Service was charming and efficient....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Philip A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Alverton Street, Penzance TR18 2QN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: 01736-36-60-07
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