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The New Lanterns Restaurant

88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth PL1 1LR, England
+44 1752 665516
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“steak” (52 reviews)
“moussaka” (8 reviews)
“pavlova” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, British, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth PL1 1LR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Just returned home following lunch with friends at this most excellent restaurant in Plymouth's city centre.The lunch menu was extensive and reasonably priced,the service was friendly and helpful and the food was nicely cooked and the portions generous.The restaurant was almost full for most of...More

Thank Derek L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic friendly atmosphere and good service considering the restaurant was busy and there was 18 in our party. The warm bread with a creamy garlic dip was a great appetiser. My whitebait starter was delicious. My meal was let down by the pork belly. There...More

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ten of us met up for a Sunday lunch - plenty of choice, good service and excellent food. We were all pleased.

Thank 316kea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very friendly comfortable restaurant, the service is very quick and a good choice of meals. I would say it was an ideal eatery, even the customers seemed friendly, the older clientele seemed to be made very comfortable . Our friends have been...More

Thank mary b
Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Fantastic lunch , great service from the lovely staff. Amazing chicken with fresh salad ...just great Will definitely be back

Thank Suelisueli007
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We tried the Sunday menu and had 3 courses for £10.50 which is good value. The starters and deserts were basic but there were more options if you pay a supplement. The mains we all had had very tasty meats - roast beef and roast...More

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 14 April 2018

Not had a meal at Laterns for 6 or 7 years having eaten there very regularly previously. Sad to say that it has gone downhill, had Mousaka, tasteless almost required a spoon to eat it not a fork ! Very rushed ..arrived at 7pm and...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Not been here since I was a child. We got there for an early lunch and judging by the speed that it filled up, it is a very popular place. The staff were very pleasant and the place was clean with a great atmosphere. Opted...More

Thank RacheyB1968
Reviewed 23 March 2018

I went with my 2 sisters for lunch, starters and main courses were ok, we all had 3 course lunch but 1 of my sisters asked for a black coffee instead of desert, was told no not possible, surely a black coffee is cheaper than...More

Thank June R
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

My sister in law booked a table for 6 for mothers day.The restaurant was very busy,as to be expected on mothering Sunday, but we were seated fairly quickly. The menu was vast. Mainly a mix of Greek and English cuisine. As I looked through I...More

Thank Lea23ne
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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
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
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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