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Bone China

€€ - €€€, Spanish, British
10 Castle Street, Truro TR1 3DL, England
+44 7748 960682
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (39 reviews)
“mousse” (5 reviews)
Closed
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CUISINES
Bar, Spanish, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
10 Castle Street, Truro TR1 3DL, England
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

We discovered this place on Monday, sadly closed after lunch on Monday. But vowed to come back today..... and, loved it, You will not find your average, bulk bought, frozen, deep fried to beige tapas here. No, nothing but great, freshly made tapas, beautifully presented,...More

1  Thank Chris-Hazel-Lander
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a great meal. The staff were really friendly. We ate outside and the food was lovely. The vibe there is really funky. Lots of quirky little bits. We had some sharing platters.

1  Thank Clodagh R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would like to add to this review as we came back ! Surprise birthday party for me 😬 . I was delighted to be back after my hen in June and I was not disappointed!! The food was as fantastic as ever and we...More

1  Thank rokatocboxers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sister and I went in for a late lunch and cheeky cocktail. We ate a couple of open sandwiches which were delicious, the quality of ingredients used were second to none. The attention to deal in the food, drinks, service and atmosphere is spot...More

1  Thank CrazeR08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took the in-laws to Bone China and as always they did not disappoint. Some fabulous cocktails to go along with the sharing platter tapas selection made sure that they absolutely loved it. They have been back twice now since then!

1  Thank Tomster336
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i have attended for two different birthdays, the set menu was nice as i got to try a variety of dishes, when i went without the set menu found it hard to order the right amount of food and often found the actual dishes were...More

Thank Jazz S
vthomson_4_shoes, Owner at Bone China, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello and thank you for your review Firstly thank you in saying you enjoyed our set menu. On more than one occasion. When ordering off the tapas menu we do advise on the top of our menu to choose 2-3 dishes. This is recommended by...More

Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

I’d heard from friends how great Bone China is so when I’d spent a busy day shopping for my b & b in St. Ives, around Cornwall and Truro it was brilliant to chill with a mocktail in the garden order really tasty tapas and...More

2  Thank Linda S
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

Some people rave about this place but I can’t see why. I have been there twice and each time I have left with all my clothes smelling strongly of food -although the first time I only had tea and cake. This does not happen at...More

1  Thank Mary N
vthomson_4_shoes, Owner at Bone China, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2018

Hi, thank you for your ‘review’. Firstly, I apologise your clothes smelt of food. We do have adequate ventilation installed but due to the building being listed, we are unable to have industrial ventilation installed (like some of the other restaurants you mention). You have...More

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We are currently on holiday in Truro for our wedding anniversary and found this restaurant on google and it really did not disappoint, if this was local to our home we would be there frequently. The cocktails and food are to die for and the...More

1  Thank shann0nrebecca
Reviewed 11 August 2018

As always we were very impressed with the food, very tasty and not expensive. Staff friendly and attentive nothing to much trouble.

1  Thank johnhjose
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joboults
11 October 2018|
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Response from vthomson_4_shoes | Property representative |
Hello we only allow dogs in the garden. Only guide dogs in the restaurant it’s self. Thank you 😊 Vicky
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S J
8 November 2015|
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Response from vthomson_4_shoes | Property representative |
Please take a look at our Facebook page all menurs are posted on there just look for the 🍴 it should take you to the link any problems let me know I can email them over for you. Many thanks Vicky x
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Diximix
24 March 2015|
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Response from vthomson_4_shoes | Property representative |
Please take a look at our Facebook page all menurs are posted on there just look for the 🍴 it should take you to the link any problems let me know I can email them over for you. Many thanks Vicky x
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$59
Meals
Brunch, After-hours, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Castle Street, Truro TR1 3DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 7748 960682
  • E-mail
Description
Bone China Vintage Eatery & Boozery offering light lunches, high tea, tapas & cocktails. A vintage & unique dining experience. Open in the day & the evening. We have fabulous menu choices please see Facebook page or website for full menu x
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