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The Cornish Barn

20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
+44 1736 339414
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (23 reviews)
“mac cheese” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
20 Chapel Street, Penzance TR18 4AW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great 3 night stay at the Artists Residence , with dinner at The Cornish Barn on the first night followed by 2 breakfasts on subsequent mornings . The food was excellent the service was great and the setting was lovely . We love...More

Thank Jon H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We have been promising ourselves we would come here for ages and I am so glad we finally got here. Gorgeous food and friendly staff and a lovely atmosphere. We will be back again the next time we are down this end of Cornwall. 5*...More

Thank Christine C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had wonderful food at the Cornish Barn. It has a great atmosphere and is in a central location. I believe it is relatively new and it wasn't on our radar. I'm so glad we found it.

Thank Nancy J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything about the stone house barn is gorgeous. A warm welcome, a cosy table, interesting decor, polite and knowledgable staff, an all round lovely evening. Would get the six hour train from London again for those ribs!

Thank Sasha H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose to dine at The Cornish Barn as we were staying at Artist Residence hotel which its attached to. We were really impressed with the service and meals. Very tasty and generous portions. We opted for ribs and fish, YUM! The only qualm we...More

Thank brambles2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to trying the Cornish Barn as it was very close to where we were staying. Quite a negative start with the waitress busy telling us what was not on the menu and giving mixed messages about what wine was served by...More

Thank Nicola C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wandering around Penzance looking for a spot to stop off and refuel… not quite lunch and getting past breakfast, and having had a few disappointments for the caffeine fix around the town, looked in the window and decided to give the Cornish Barn a try....More

Thank roywferg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel has a lovely quirky feel about it and the staff were young and attentive. The downside was a hard bed, hard pillows and cheap bedding. Nice touches were the Nespresso machine in each room and the orange Smeg fridge but a plug socket...More

Thank Annie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So glad we discovered this amazing place incredible decor, really great menu, no hassle lovely staff and great service and the menu had just an incredible selection of Uber scrummy food that delivered great taste love, love love it thank you we will be back...More

Thank Christine F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were starting to loose hope in Penzance when we came across this place. Had lunch with husband, daughter and dog one day and it was fab! We all had burgers which were delicious and selection of deserts which were equally good. Good coffee and...More

Thank KatF1985
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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
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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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