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The Old Grammar School

19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
+44 1872 278559
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (79 reviews)
“bavette steak” (5 reviews)
“focaccia” (11 reviews)
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British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had lunch and it,s always lovely. Good atmoshere ,nice wine and good staff.I,m a vegaterain and there,s always plenty on the menu.

Thank shirley o
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I have been a few times whilst on a night out and I have too say they do have an excellent range of cocktails, I will just say though they are slightly more expensive then someplace. However, it is worth every penny.

Thank Abbi L
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We regularly visit OGS on a Friday for post work tapas . Always a great menu , interesting ,varied original and changes regularly . High quality food as ever , great atmosphere and superb service . All staff very efficient and friendly . Highly recommended...More

Thank gawd58
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It is with a heavy heart i feel I must leave a review of today's dining experience. Although we have eaten at The Old Grammar School on more than one occasion, this evening we recommended the restaurant to a friend of ours. My wife and...More

Thank JamesMyland
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We stopped here for a drink or two after a busy day shopping. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming. Even better it is dog friendly, our dogs were made welcome.

1  Thank ktsladen
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at The Old Grammer School several times now, and have found the food very, very good on each visit. Fresh, inventive, and consistently well prepared food make this one of my very top choices. Great service and a clean, friendly atmosphere round it...More

Thank Jonah K
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We called in after reading the blackboard outside. Shown a lovely table that probably would have seated 6 people, but only us two. Always good in our mind. Service was ever so slightly slow We thought but was very friendly and was busy in the...More

1  Thank stevedring
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I have had lunch here regularly for years but will not ever be coming again. The service is lacking. No acknowledgement that you are even there! This is not new. However, today I ordered the same dish as the person in the review below. And...More

2  Thank Tracy E
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Went here for my birthday and the food was good so was the atmosphere, just a bit of a let down on pricing. Looked at the menu and cocktails online says £6.50 although we were changed £7 and then we asked for passionfruit martini which...More

Thank knichs19
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We decided to visit here for lunch after hearing a few people say it was good.....Well, I really wasn't impressed. The decor is tired. The seats are ripped and very worn, it generally didn't feel very inviting, but I decided to give it a try....More

1  Thank tremearne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:30
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 278559
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A unique setting in an old listed building, we provide some of Truro's best dining with fresh lunches during the day and lively fresh and original tapas on the evening. Matched with a great coffee, cocktails, wine and beers.
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