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The Navy Inn

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Queen Street, Penzance TR18 4DE, England
+44 1736 333232
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Spring, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank Tsalib
London, United Kingdom
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1 Thank sjbmbfkb
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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 

Thank Erika J
Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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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.

Thank NickSmut
Rustrel, France
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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.

Thank LaurieSRoth
Truro, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 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 

Thank thetangoman
Praa Sands, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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.

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.

Thank jppitcher
Fremantle, Australia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Went there for dinner, had ordered lobster the night before and it lived up to expectations. Hotel old , limited menu and wine list, but cosy and good fun

Thank 257margaretann
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

I have also been here a few times, when we visited it was out of season, but the menu and service was very good, the place itself is beautiful and very cosy

Thank Michelle M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Bar, British, Pub, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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?