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Archie Browns

105-106 Kenwyn Street, Truro TR1 3BX, England
+44 1872 278622
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Cafe, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
105-106 Kenwyn Street, Truro TR1 3BX, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The friendliest staff ever! Absolutely lovely. Couldn't do enough for us. Food was delicious. Will definitely be recommending and returning.

Thank Cornish2011
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experience. Arriving a few minutes past the 3.30 lunch hour the lovely staff had no problem accommodating my cousins and myself. Our lunch was fabulous the staff was cheerful and friendly the restaurant itself was clean and inviting. I can’t wait to go...More

Thank Tae T
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant today with my sister and cousin. We had been turned away from a similar establishment across the road which stopped serving lunch at 3.30: arriving at 3.33 we were told that we were too late to be served food. Actually this...More

Thank amabush
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Superb food and great service. Veggie gallore and excellent vegan options too. You gotta try the Avocado & Eggs on rye...so good! And you'll be a fool to pass on the raw hot chocolate. In Truro? Then go! Now!

Thank LiamBainbridge
Reviewed 26 July 2018

We come to Cornwall every Summer and always make a point of lunching here 2 or 3 times. The food is always imaginative, a plate full of rainbow colours and absolutely delicious, no matter what your taste is. Like a lot of the comments, we...More

Thank ydrewnicki
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

It's so nice to hear that you visit us each year, Thank you for the lovely review, we hope to see you for many more summers to come.

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Eat food from here very often , I’m not a veggie but simply love healthy food Always have great service from here and the food is always amazing The best chocolate brownies ever! My last take out from there was a sweet potato and smoked...More

Thank Zoe L
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

We agree the Brownies are the best ever, so glad you love them too! Thank you for leaving a lovely review.

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Wondered past Archie Browns and thought it looked interesting. A well stocked health food shop downstairs and then the restaurant upstairs. A varied menu with interesting dishes - I had hommety pie with a full salad and my daughter had carrot and tomato soup with...More

Thank lancedyer7
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

We are glad you popped in and enjoyed your experience with us. Thank you for the lovely review.

Reviewed 2 April 2018

I regularly have lunch at Archie's. This is a brilliant place to eat - always busy, always great vegetarian food and excellent service. The specials board changes regularly. And it's all great value, too. Love it!

Thank 541RosieB
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments, we love it that non vegetarians love the range of food we serve, We llok forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Very nice atmosphere friendly staff and very special menu cannot find similar elsewhere have tried in truro with a poor experience so always come back to Archies.

Thank oathome1987
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments, we look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 16 March 2018

Really nice cafe with healthfood shop downstairs where you can also get some snack items, right in middle of Truro. Enjoyed the cake and coffee and will return, also to the other Archie Brown's in Penzance.

Thank Surfarian
Felicity T, Manager at Archie Browns, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your lovely comments, we really appreciate hearing what our customers have enjoyed. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
09:00 - 04:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105-106 Kenwyn Street, Truro TR1 3BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 278622
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Freshly-cooked, inspired vegetarian and vegan food is what Archie Browns is best known for. Using fresh, local ingredients with the best of seasonal produce, the menu always incorporates food that is new, interesting and exciting!
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