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The Bay Restaurant

Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
+44 1736 366890
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
18:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€€€
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Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We were celebrating my parents 65th wedding anniversary and decided to take them for afternoon tea. We were given the private room at no extra cost and arrived early and even though we had been advised we may not be able to park in the...More

Thank xfilesfan
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guests, so happy we made your parents anniversary a special day to remember and glad you all enjoyed your dining experience. Looking forward to your return visit soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Super food - we had risotto, steak and the pork, all were excellent and the service was very good indeed - professional and friendly. The atmosphere in the restaurant is relaxing. It was dark when we were there but the views must be wonderful in...More

Thank Newlyngirl
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guests, glad you had a great evening and enjoyed your dining experience, with the team providing a good service. The views today from the restaurant are particularly amazing as it is blue skies and the sunshine is sparkling on the sea across Penzance harbour...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is very good quality, and some of the ingredient combinations are creative. The menu is fairly limited, but we were able to choose enjoyable meals at a reasonable price. Overall the service was very good, although one of the waitresses was quite abrupt...More

Thank ACBloo
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guests, we are very happy you enjoyed the dishes that our hard working and talented chefs created for you, and look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

food in restaurant was very good at breakfast and dinner. cote de boeuf, terrine, risotto,salad.pork chop, all well cooked.

Thank sphinx304
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear Guests, glad you enjoyed your dining experience whilst staying in the hotel and look forward to welcoming you again next time for more of the same.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate here on our first night in Penzance, although a short menu, it does have a good variety with something for everyone. The food is very well presented and has great flavours and combinations. A decent list of wines to accompany your food at...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Nice restuarant with good ambiance and views across Penzance and St Michael's Bay. There is also a nice terrance overlooking the pool which would be gorgeous in summer, but too cold for us in February! Food not the cheapest, but nice menu choices and great...More

Thank Carol B
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel and had dinner on the first night and 3 breakfasts. Dinner was very good, the menu is quite short, but the quality was high. The breakfast is a full buffet and a cooked option all in the price, so great value...More

Thank Stephenjhill
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Dear Guests, many thanks for your positive review and glad you enjoyed your stay with us especially your dining experience. We look forward to welcoming you again next time.

Reviewed 28 February 2018

I had 2 dinners here; service was good and I particularly liked the ham hock terrine, soup, and cheese course. For breakfast, just about anything you wanted. The made--to-order porridge with the compote was exceptional.

Thank Marissa C
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Guest, glad you enjoyed your dining experience during your stay and found us good value for money. Looking forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 February 2018

A birthday meal for a 70th. Top quality local produce help this restaurant achieve a wonderful menu. The dining room has a great atmosphere and we loved the art on the walls. Great service too. This was our second visit to the Bay and it...More

Thank Slakdaddy
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Dear Guests, many thanks for your five star review and glad we made your occasion a special one and the team provided a great service. Looking forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 12 February 2018

Had dinner with my Partner here back in November 2017. We only ended up booking because we'd been given a restaurant voucher which could only be used in three places in Cornwall and this was the closest to us... but I'm glad it was! The...More

Thank Matt_W_1992
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 February 2018

Dear Guests, glad you enjoyed your dining experience and look forward to seeing you again when next in Penzance.

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BerkshireDanni
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Response from Kehribar | Property representative |
Hi There Many thanks for thinking of our restaurant, we have a separate entrance which is located at the Hotel (Hotel Penzance) where there is a drop off point for your relative. We cant guarantee a quiet table as we don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$72
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 366890
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Penzance
Description
The Bay in Penzance is a relaxed, airy and modern restaurant with a cheery atmosphere. The evening menu is seasonally updated and the All Day Dining menu includes a daily changing Menu De Jour. The restaurant prides itself on locally sourced produce from locally caught fish to dairy and meats from local farms. They even have Cornish wine! In the summer months guests can eat on the outdoor deck with stunning views across Mount's Bay and over the rooftops to Penzance harbour.
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