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The Meadery

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The Coombe, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5HT, England
+44 1736 365375
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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“salad” (23 reviews)
“fried food” (7 reviews)
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The Coombe, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5HT, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived to people queuing out front so thought that was obviously a good sign. Seated quickly once in and although it was very dark we managed to torch up to read the menus. Ordered our drinks and dinner and that arrived promptly but the...More

Thank Rosebudbusso
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

People waiting for the doors to open as we arrive 15mins early, always a good sign in my opinion. They let us in and we go upstairs soaking in an amazing building and the dark atmosphere that was setting the tone for the evening. We...More

Thank mjrogers110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s an interesting place, packed to the brim with families on their holidays. Once you’ve groped around in the darkness looking for the menu, you’ll realise that it probably hasn’t been updated since the 80s. The 1980s that is, not the 1680s or whenever mead...More

Thank JoHovean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I kept my promise to return made last September. This was no hardship for I enjoy the novelty of mead with a meal and my simple meal was excellent.

Thank Tobywebb35
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We visited with some friends , we had just done a bit of a long walk so just needed some no fuss sustenance. The Meadery supplied just that, the staff were helpful and friendly. The food was average but came quickly which was just what...More

Thank UKTonyz
Reviewed 15 April 2018

I love going to The Meadery, the selection of good food is wonderful and the atmosphere superb. Although my decision of what I want to eat rarely differs, I never know what to get as I know that it will always be good. The staff...More

Thank MissEmilySurf
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Newlyn Meadery does basic food which can be eaten without cutlery and this is it’s charm! Think Scampi and chips, chicken and chips etc... The waitresses are dressed as wenches and are friendly and helpful. There is a perfectly adequate salad bar (cutlery provided for...More

Thank RSPZ
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Needs a thorough cleaning and refurbishment. Food very ordinary. Salad items tasteless. Dish ordered was forgotten about and no compensation offered. Won’t be back

Thank Annie B
Reviewed 7 January 2018

First visit for several years, but its still the same. Same theme, plates, menu, but its what we expected. The place was packed even though it was a cold January evening. The service was still very prompt and polite. The food was as expected and...More

Thank N9eav
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Been visiting the Meadery for 15 years now, without exception the food is always good, as is the service, and the mead itself of course is the icing on the cake.

Thank kai-pz
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Simon J
5 June 2015|
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Yes. All non smoking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Coombe, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance  >  Newlyn
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 365375
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