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The Cloisters

34A River Street | Tippets Backlet, Truro TR1 2SJ, England
+44 1872 277774
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (28 reviews)
“roast lamb” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
34A River Street | Tippets Backlet, Truro TR1 2SJ, England
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

My Husband and I had lunch today, I had fishpie, hubby had home made steak pie, the fish pie had loads of fish and lovely creamy cheesy potato, and it was piping hot yummy. Hubby’s steak pie had loads of tasty meat gorgeous pastry, gravy...More

Thank Chantelle W
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Cannot be faulted. Can be a little noisy upstairs during busy periods, but most people appear to be regulars and understand this is so. Just remove your hearing aids as I did!

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Tip, have early evening dinner, you will be stuffed. We went at 14:30 it was empty. But had been busting full during lunch. Hubby n me had small chicken n mushroom in pepper sauce. Bro had beef roast large, sister in law had small roast...More

Thank Traveler740258
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Can't say anything that other reviewers haven't, we visited for lunch after consulting TA and weren't disappointed. Really good quality, homely food, plenty of it and at a very reasonable price. In particular I would like to mention the coffee, which was excellent. The puds...More

Thank hamstamp
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This is well worth seeking out. We found it by accident and were rewarded with great service and excellent food. There is an excellent menu and the food is of exceptional quality. Highly recommended.

Thank turneranthony
Reviewed 19 April 2018

It's simply straight forward, good clean and friendly. The food is locally sourced, home cooking and a choice of portion size.

Thank Tired_of_bad_stuff2
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

So far best breakfast I've had, i chose the jumbo and it was....... Everything on the plate was quality, especially the delicious sausages and every item was cooked to perfection. Absolutely delicious, even the pot of tea was good tea and with extra jug of...More

Thank Danjou186300
Reviewed 3 March 2018

We had a day trip into Truro and found 'The Cloister' by chance as it is somewhat tucked away in the vicinity of the Cathedral. I have to say, all 3 couples in our party were very impressed by what we had. We didn't have...More

1  Thank Ray S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Love coming here, never had a bad meal, quick service, hot food is served in good time, desserts are excellent, reasonably priced too, would definitely recommend

1  Thank Mark S
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Whenever we are in Truro, we always eat at Cloisters, their food is second to none and always piping hot. Steak pie is to die for, the steak melts in your mouth and the pastry is like your Mom would make, also the chicken pie...More

1  Thank Geraldine G
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Francis S
10 August 2018|
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Response from Garry P | Property representative |
Yes they have gluten free bread, also a lot of the main meals such as roasts, chicken and fish dishes are Gluten Free, they also offer dairy free!
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662RonG
3 July 2017|
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Response from SallyB1303 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I'm not sure, there weren't any dogs in there when I visited.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34A River Street | Tippets Backlet, Truro TR1 2SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 277774
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