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Sea Palace

19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
+44 1736 330997
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good11%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (2 reviews)
“crab soup” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been here a few times now and we have never been disappointed with the food and the service. My husband and I recently went with friends too, we were able to sit in the bar by the fire and have arrival drinks whilst we...More

1  Thank CelineClarke
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were here for dinner one evening in August (2017) and were very pleased with our food and the overall experience. The staff are very welcoming and attentive without being obtrusive, the food arrived in a timely manner and there was plenty of it to...More

Thank BenjaminD1102
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Another great visit. 10/10 Food, 10/10 service, 10/10 atmosphere. You will not get better anywhere. Great value.

Thank rodericwellington
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The outside of this restaurant not very inviting ,could do with a lick of paint.But when you enter ,it's like a different world and you feel the magic of the Orient.The Malaysian Owners were so hospitable and welcoming,the service was excellent and the food ,very...More

Thank valeriep68
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Doesn't look very nice from the outside but service and food was excellent. We were given a table in a cosy corner which was lovely. Music playing was just right, not too loud and a good choice of songs. All in all a very nice...More

1  Thank highlanderShrewsbury
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

This is a real treat. Looks awful from outside but you enter into what looks like a 60s Italian restaurant but no its Chinese and serves great food at a reasonable price and a nice bottle of house red. Must visit.

1  Thank geoffmay
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Not an easy place to find and not an easy place to park! However, this restaurant although looking very worn and tired, delivers good quality food and service! Well worth a try and portions are quite generous. Mobile phones dont work in the restaurant at...More

Reviewed 1 May 2017

The outside of the premises tells it all! rundown and dilapidated, the service is sell sell ,and the food oh dear, i couldn't believe how basic it is and mostly ex packet! aviod!

1  Thank russellandann
Reviewed 20 April 2017

From the outside this restaurant is something you would immediately avoid if you didn't know it. Why the owners do not invest on a tin of paint I do not know but it has been shabby and dirty for years. If you get through this...More

1  Thank Terry H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Not very inspiring from the outside infact it looks closed down and quite off putting but go inside and it opens up into a huge emporium part Chinese and part something something else!!!!! However the food is good and lots of it and staff are...More

1  Thank geoffmay
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7 March 2017|
Response from iMacourey | Reviewed this property |
Yes he does, but I believe he and his wife are in Hong Kong at the moment and won't be back until the summer.
Jo A
12 February 2017|
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Response from SeaPalacePenzance | Property representative |
Hi Jo, Unfortunately we do not have our menu online at this time, but this is something we will look into having available in the near future. In the meantime you are always welcome to pop into the restaurant to pick up a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 330997
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