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The Navy Inn

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Bar, British, Pub, Seafood
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Queen Street, Penzance TR18 4DE, England
+44 1736 333232
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Penzance, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were warmly welcomed to this local pub, which is just off the promenade. We ordered the Friday night special - 2 rump steaks, with all the trimmings and a bottle of wine - all for £30. The steak was beautifully cooked, just as we liked it - medium rare. The meat was from a St Just butcher - a... More 

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Thank H d
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful pub, such friendly staff and the roast beef was cooked to perfection and presented so well, more than you expect from a pub. Also the whole place was spotlessly clean. A must visit, we will most certainly be returning to also try out the rest of the menu.

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Thank Marie H
Spring, Texas
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151 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We ate at the Navy Inn twice during our stay in Penzance. Both meals were very good. Fresh seafood and tradition Cornish cooking. Service was great and friendly.

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Thank Tsalib
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

An unexpected treat - we walked past almost everyday, saw the menu and decided to go. Short menu but lovely food and great atmosphere.

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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Having avoided a hail storm, and only battling rain and wind we walked the short distance from our holiday let the Navy Inn. Limited menu, but very high quality, both had Cornish mussels to start, hubby had fresh grilled pollack, I had topside of beef, flavoursome and excellent. We weren't weren't rushed at all £70 including beer and a bottle... More 

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Thank Erika J
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Went here with my girlfriend for something to eat based on recommendation of the guest house owner. What a lovely little pub/restaurant. The service was very friendly and attentive, and the foood was amazing. Pickled mackerel was delicious and so was the monkfish. Good selection of spirits and beers.

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Thank NickSmut
Rustrel, France
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38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Very nice dinner. Friendly host. Excellent food, especialy pigeon breast starter. Decent and affordable wine list.

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Thank LaurieSRoth
Truro, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We found the Navy just by chance , we did not book just walked in.The menu is small but very good choices , the fish and chips were a little on the small size but have to say it was tasty , other had the skate wings and belly pork. All freshly cooked tasty. The desert menu again not big... More 

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Praa Sands, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

Twice we've been to the Navy and both times we've come away totally satisfied with the quality and value for the lovely food The scallops were lovely and for a birthday treat we had a lobster which was completely amazing.

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Thank Surfspanner
Vancouver, Canada
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Very friendly service as soon as I walked in the door. The food was great and the atmosphere was lovely - just like you would want a Navy Inn to be like. I'd eat here again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Queen Street, Penzance TR18 4DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 333232

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?