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The Cornish Barn

20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
+44 1736 339414
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (27 reviews)
“mac cheese” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were staying at the hotel and had dinner in the restaurant 2 out of 3 nights. We could have tried somewhere else, but the menu was so good we wanted to keep going back!! The food was incredible, and I couldn’t fault it in...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Traveller111292
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just amazing. Great food, Great Wine, Even better service. Thank you for an amazing evening. Penzance take note of what can be achieved.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank justcox99
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely place. Great ambience and service, topped off by superb food. We started with a plate of delicious squid to snack on whilst we waited for our main course. Both of us went for the ribs and didn't regret our choice. Cooked...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MyBackpackandMe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eaten here a couple of times before but the Sunday roast was so good, can’t recommend enough! Perfect for families, but suited to couples too.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank charlottec847
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a recommendation from a friend we decided to try here for lunch. We had not booked but there was no trouble in getting a table for my hubbie, his mother and me. Lovely staff seated us and we ordered lunch. My hubby had a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KernowBoys
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Friendly and attentive service. My husband had the ribs and they were to die for. I chose the 'healthier' cod dish - it was a unique preparation and very delicious. I loved it. For starters my husband had the duck and thought it was excellent....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Lynne C
ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at The Cornish Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your feedback , we are glad you enjoyed your meal with us and we look forward to seeing you again! Jessica

Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Had a fabulous meal on a busy Friday evening with my teenage children and friends. Friendly staff, gorgeous food in a lovely atmosphere. I have a holiday home nearby and send all my guests here. Love it, thanks xxx

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank michelleelsworth
ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at The Cornish Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Michelle , thanks for your excellent review . Thank you for recommending us to your guests! See you in the future. Jessica

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We have been a few times but particularly love coming here in the summer months as it has a great beer garden out the back with table football and ping pong. Good menu although you have to make sure you go at the right time...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tracey-Ann W
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed as this place looks so nice and cozy. The moules had to be returned as most of the shells were empty, the smoked chicken had to be left and the Sea Bass was not fresh was also dry and tasteless, the rest was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank geoffmay
ArtistResidenceHotel, Manager at The Cornish Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are ever so sorry that we did not meet your expectations here , your feedback has been noted and we will be looking into this. Jessica

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Found while we were down on holiday. Fantastic place, great food, great atmosphere and helpful staff. Can’t rate highly enough. (Beer-can chicken was immense) 😉

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Rhodri J
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Questions & Answers
29 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Stephanie H | Reviewed this property |
yes booking is advisable.
1 January 2017|
Response from ArtistResidenceHotel | Property representative |
Dear Stuie, Thank you very much for your question. Yes, we are dog friendly restaurant. If you have any more questions, please do let me know! Best regards, The Cornish Barn
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 339414
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