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Mackerel Sky Seafood Bar

The Bridge New Road, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5PZ, England
+44 70 0000 0000
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Overview
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab nachos” (102 reviews)
“tapas” (60 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
The Bridge New Road, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5PZ, England
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1 - 10 of 664 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Been a couple of times - good food in an informal setting. Seating is at long tables with stools. Some outside seating, weather permitting. Crab nachos very good, as was the pan fried local fish. Not open in the winter months.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank pablopz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is truly a hidden gem in Cornwall. Amazing tapas style seafood to make your tastebuds melt. Try the crab nachos or the specials of the day and you won’t be disappointed. But shhhh.... don’t tell anyone it’s here!

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank GingerChilli
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Limited seating no bookings fabulous food good value a real enigma !!! Do you turn up and don't get in do you queue or do you give it a miss a big decision. In our case we arrived on opening time and it was full...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank avidCornwall
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner at the Mackerel Sky Seafood Bar. You cant book a table and on arrival the restaurant was full however we didn’t mind waiting outside under the heater. The 10min wait was more than worth it. We enjoyed...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank smp1612
Reviewed 20 October 2018

What a lovely place this is.I ate here three times,and the fish was beautiful every time,and their chips are delicious.The staff are really friendly,so please visit them.😀

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank JMW610
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Lovely happy lunch. Great food, good service and lovely weather . We tried a good range of tasting platers. Nice bottle of wine and a terrific raspberry mousse

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Jantreg
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We called into Newlyn last week, whilst in Cornwall for a break, found this amazing bar, was not open but the staff said that they open at 12am midday, we went had a coffee and a browse, went back and had the most amazing fish,...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank Susan B
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Went on a sunny day, sat outside to enjoy the autumn sunshine and were blown away by the quality of the food on offer. Just wonderful. Portions aren't huge - one isn't enough - but we shared several dishes over a long lunch and loved...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 666Suzi666
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited and enjoyed a dinner of great quality fresh seafood. The fish was light and not greasy or ‘fishy’ so you could tell it was fresh and cooked properly. The prices were reasonable and the staff were nice.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank NicoleS8150
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Wow this place was such a find. We were staying in Marazion and were looking for somewhere with great food. Came across this place online and decided to give it a go. And wow what a good choice it was. Probably the best meal we...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank RebeccaLW6
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Ambassador571427
7 November 2018|
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Response from James M | Property representative |
We are currently closed until March. If you’d like to pop in when we reopen we would be able to issue one on site. Best wishes
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chris1SG
20 January 2018|
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Response from philiptremayne | Reviewed this property |
There is an outside eating area, so I'd guess no problem - as long as its not raining!
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Trip538808
5 October 2017|
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Response from Marcus_Clark_Lamorna | Reviewed this property |
No. all fish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 10:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Bridge New Road, Newlyn, Penzance TR18 5PZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance  >  Newlyn
  • Phone Number: +44 70 0000 0000
Description
Open March until October-inclusive. A seasonal seafood bar serving 'tasting plates' of fresh, local seafood and fish. Please note we do not take bookings
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