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The New Lanterns Restaurant

88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth PL1 1LR, England
+44 1752 665516
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (50 reviews)
“moussaka” (9 reviews)
“belly pork” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Mediterranean, British, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth PL1 1LR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

7 of us went for Xmas meal , staff were very polite and attentive , food was great , would return again.

Thank virginiakris
Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant was busy, once seated we ordered our drinks, the cost of the meals were reasonable, we mixed our orders from the first menu and the second, the food was well presented, freshly cooked and very appetising, we had a relaxed time, no rushing,...More

Thank julierichards0n
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly greeting on entry ‘sit where you like’ (refreshing). Prompt service, great food and plenty of it. I had the set lunch ; lamb chops followed by Apple pie & custard and, if anything, there was too much - three large chops and a separate...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in a shop nearby asking for somewhere good for a spot of lunch and she recommended this place and we were not disappointed. Service was good, the restaurant was clean even though it was busy and food was as expected. It was a...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Roast. Burger. Mousaka. Great food.piping hot. Soup for starters and trifles for dessert. Two lovely ladies supplying great service. Great surroundings. Will be returning next week.

Thank 1966StGeorge
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

As it was my birthday my wife and I had a meal here we had to wait 40 minutes for are main which we found out that we was totally forgotten about service was crap it so use to be so good and cosy never...More

1  Thank simon h
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Booked for 8pm, on arrival was told our table was a bit late leaving so we waited, there is no where to go so we stood by the door which isn't ideal, after 15 mins I asked the Manager how much longer as we were...More

2  Thank Ronniebigs73
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The staff are very welcoming and friendly. Service excellent. Food amazing. Nothing is too much trouble. The restaurant was full, which is always great, and makes for great atmostphere. We were celebrating an 80th birthday and they made it very speacial.

Thank normata69
Reviewed 30 September 2017

I'm not one for leaving bad reviews but felt I had to when you witness your food dropped and then placed back on your plate and served. Once in a life time experience or lets hope so. Our evening when as so............. Request a booking,...More

2  Thank Darren B
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We have been regular customer at Lanterns and went there on the 10/09/17. I chose a meal from the 9.99 menu my husband from the 12.99 . Garlic mushrooms are only available on the 12.99 menu so as my husband wanted soup we decided he...More

Thank lucyPlymouth
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9 December 2016|
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Response from joe b | Reviewed this property |
Parking just outside...if you are lucky, or a couple of carparks nearby. Pay and display, worth the two pound.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth PL1 1LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 665516
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Lanterns Restaurant has been an established family run business for over forty years. Based in Plymouth UK, and having undergone recent major refurbishment, Lanterns Restaurant is still the best steak in town!
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