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The Old Grammar School

19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
+44 1872 278559
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“tapas” (86 reviews)
“nachos” (13 reviews)
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Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had our Christmas meal here, food lovely~really cooked well nice. Except blueberries in fruit bowl were mouldy. There was not enough food for the group, at all. No turkey for some, or beef. Pudding nice but only one profiterole not enough, the pictures show...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andreapA6139ZX
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Do explore the side streets when visiting Truro and you will come across The Old Grammar School. This is such a unique building that apparently was once linked to the Cathedral. Unusual layout of benches and tables as in ‘old school dining days’. Extremely clean...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank broganmc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called here for lunch following my son's graduation, good choice! The service was spot on, staff were friendly and surroundings pleasant. The food was tasty and we'll presented and certainly would recommend.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rosey A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came to the old grammar school for my mums birthday for some food and cocktails. First of all were extremely, pleasantly surprised with the diversity of the cocktail menu, it's nice to experience a different from your stereotypical sex on the beach. Service was quick...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Emily r
Reviewed 3 November 2018

I visited with my daughter for lunch. Lovely setting, great atmosphere and friendly staff who were helpful throughout. The food was amazing - we shared the chowder and a crab sandwich and it was more food than we could eat, but we managed it all...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hollybush5
Ceinwen M, General Manager at The Old Grammar School, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review us. I'm very happy to hear that your experience was enjoyable. We look forward to seeing you next time you're in Truro :-)

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited at the weekend having not been for some time. We were quickly seated but then ignored for a while. The waitress was very apologetic and quickly brought menus and drinks over. Menu hasn’t really changed in years which we were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JaneAnguish73
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Went in there for their new Sunday Brunch, was cheerfully greeted and was given a choice of tables. The food was fantastic, very well presented, I even tried a Bloody Mary which had a definite kick but was delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Great service food and atmosphere. A group of 12 having tapas and drinks .Food was first class and plenty to eat at £13.50 per head . Will defiantly be arranging something again . Well worth booking in advance for a group to start a night...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Skas07
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Visited lunchtime Great location, extremely friendly staff. Great Service.Fantastic food. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 669alex
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Food was amazing and staff were brilliant, its a great place to have a dinner and there was plenty to eat on my plate. Could never understand why anybody would not want to come here especially if your feeling hungry for some good grub (NHS...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DdogK
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
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 breakfast and fresh lunches during the day and lively fresh and original meals in the evening. Matched with a great coffee, cocktails, wine and beers.
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