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The Chancel


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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A small family run bistro, offering over 50 wines sold by the glass, carafe or bottle. All food is cooked to order, so we're not a place to visit if you're in a rush (unless you pre-order), but a great place to relax and enjoy fresh local produce. Primarily a Wine Bar, We are an adult venue and do not accept children under the age of 14. A warm friendly welcome awaits you.
US$13 - US$32
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Seafood, European, British, Wine Bar
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed yesterday

Wedding anniversary meal in the restaurant here. Good service, lovely atmosphere. Waiter told us there was no Wi-fi signal in the restaurant (seems it’s the old cellar) so families have to actually talk to one another 😃

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ruth H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My son brought me a groupon for my birthday for the chancel it the third time we been the food is fantastic and lovely staff very helpful and pleasant and food is served always hot and stays hot until the last bite

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank U4146YVelizabethm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited for my husband's birthday which was made extra special by the restaurant and staff. Food was really good and well enjoyed.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Paul_Vicky
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food was well presented and tasty. Wine was a little expensive. Service was very good and the resurant has a very pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank SevandSal
Reviewed 5 days ago

went for my birthday, a birthday card and banner on our arrival. A lovely touch. service efficient but not rushed, we felt we could stay all evening even though they were very busy. Food excellent choices, not a huge menu but something for everyone. We...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank annberryman
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have had great tapas here but surf and turf deal was only average. the price due to deal was good but would have been disappointed if I had paid full price. cider sauce with the belly pork was very tasty. one waitress continuously ended...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely meal, it is very cosy and quaint, with good service, very easy to get to, and parking close to the restaurant, softer your meal there are great sights to see on the doorstep, Plymouth hoe and the Barbican too

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AnneM5422
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great meal! The two of us. Despite having warned us that service might be delayed because of a large group downstairs, our orders were taken and delivered really quickly (if there was any delay we did not notice it). Meal was superb:...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank josemanuelvelero
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was so nice we stayed for our dinner as well. Lovely cosy place. Only problem was it seemed to take a long time for us to be able to pay. Food fabulous though!

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Cath B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not having considered going to The Chancel for a meal before I was very pleasantly surprised when I was treated to lunch there by a friend. Arriving just as the wine bar opened at noon we had the pick of the tables, but did feel...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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26 February 2019|
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Response from SueCornwall_England | Reviewed this property |
I’m really not sure best to ring them I think
14 February 2019|
Response from jeffbawden | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I am unsure, perhaps you could call the establishment directly. Sorry I could not answer your question.
31 July 2018|
Response from memorp |
We don’t have round tables but we do have an area which seats up to 14, which can be set up as one large rectangle, where everyone can speak to one another. Ask to be seated downstairs on tables d1-d4, set up as one table... More
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