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The Slipway Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

Abbey Street, Penzance TR18 4AR, England
+44 1736 333714
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average11%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
12 Jun 2014
“Really good value for money”
9 Jan 2014
“Great little place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Abbey Street, Penzance TR18 4AR, England
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Reviewed 12 June 2014

We want on the thus night £10 special steak deal. We were not expecting it to be that great but it was really lovely food and lovely staff.. Well done. We will be back next year !

1  Thank gill52
Reviewed 9 January 2014

Brilliant , food fantastic quality and appearance. The plates of food they produce look too good to eat . Very reasonable prices for quality of food. Very friendly staff. A very pleasant dining experience and we will definitely come again soon.

1  Thank El1986
Reviewed 20 December 2013

I've eaten once in the downstairs at discreetly intimate tables - champagne and street food - it was great; but then I took friends there for my birthday and we ate in the light upstairs dining room with fabulous views over the sea.. Excellent table...More

2  Thank judith123_11
Reviewed 1 November 2013

My 88 year old mother was staying with me and I wanted somewhere "special" to take her for Sunday Lunch. I decided to try Slipways. I was not at all dissapointed. Upon arrival we had a very warm welcome from the exceptionally helpful staff. We...More

2  Thank Peter G
Reviewed 28 October 2013

We chanced on this restaurant on a drizzly evening, sat downstairs in a little alcove and thorougly enjoyed a selection of delicious and nicely presented 'street food' with a glass or two of wine and beer. The service was efficient and staff members were pleasant....More

1  Thank AliNel01
Reviewed 8 October 2013

The next door Abbey Hotel - a gem in its own right - recommended The Slipway and the food experience was superb: beautifully presented and a delicious mix of tastes. The duck confit with gnocchi and butternut was a real surprise and the venison with...More

1  Thank Greg P
Reviewed 8 October 2013

The setting of the restaurant is beautiful. The service was incredible. The staff were friendly, asked us many times how our meal was and kept our drinks topped up. Our waitress, who was impeccably presented and very polite helped us with our queries of the...More

1  Thank Natalee E
Reviewed 26 September 2013

Had a most enjoyable meal, with excellent service from the charming staff. Not cheap, but you get what you pay for. We would certainly return again.

2  Thank Malcg
Reviewed 22 September 2013

We tried out the Slipway on our first evening in Penzance. The setting is great with view from some tables over Mounts Bay. The food was also excellent but unfortunately the service seemed a little haphazard and there were long gaps between courses. We ordered...More

Thank Miketheredbarron
Reviewed 19 September 2013

Poor service, over priced, bad attitude of staff, couldn't have been more unwelcoming if they tried. Didn't even ask if we wanted more drinks. Menu was very limited and it was not clear about the tapas and how it worked. Went there for a special...More

1  Thank Hannah_Jonathan2013
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$36
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Abbey Street, Penzance TR18 4AR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 333714
  • E-mail
The Slipway offers Fine Dining each evening from 6.00 - 9.00pm in our upstairs dining room overlooking the harbour whilst we have Street Food form £3.50 per dish downstairs all served in a very friendly cosey atmosphere.
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