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The Bay Restaurant

Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
+44 1736 366890
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“petit fours” (8 reviews)
“scallops” (23 reviews)
“scones” (16 reviews)
Open Now
07:15 - 11:00All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
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1 - 10 of 455 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommended by the parents so as we were in Penzance together, decided to pay a visit. Table with a bay view and probably some of the best food I've ever tasted. All 4 of us loved every mouthful. Staff were brilliant and not intrusive....More

Thank Sarah P
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, thank you your top marks review. Your compliments will be passed onto the team and glad they provided you with a divine dining experience. We look forward to seeing you when next in Penzance.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant does modern English with a French nod. The food is very nice and the service is at the right pace. Great ambience. The three course meal deal was perfect. Really enjoyed our visit

Thank Anna S
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, glad the team provided a great service so you could enjoy your dining experience during your stay and look forward to seeing you again when next in Penzance.

Reviewed 1 week ago

To start on a positive comment ,the hotel has a very nice outlook over the harbour.The restaurant is very smart and clean,the staff were smart and well turned out.We had afternoon tea booked using a voucher given as a christmas present from the children.When it...More

Thank dleeman392
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, glad you had a lovely dining experience and the team provided a great service for the gift you had received. Your comments have been noted and will be passed onto chef, and look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant is attached to the hotel, and does not have a special atmosphere. However the view out to the sea is a treat. It might have distracted us but what we really enjoyed was the excellent meal. The cooking has a real french flair....More

Thank Sue760
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, thank you for your fabulous review. Your compliments will be passed on and look forward to seeing you when next in Penzance to enjoy another excellent dining experience.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view is beautiful, the food well made, servings are rather small and the servers don't seem to have a good time at all...

Thank GZ1953
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guests, thank you for your review. Your comments are important to us and have been noted and will be investigated. We look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

ate her to avoid rain, was shocked at how good it was. Fabulous chef and staff. Don't stay in the hotel, but eat here. Th food is impressive. I had a Provençal starter that I wish I had th recipe for, and then muscles. A...More

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ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guests, thankyou for your fabulous review and glad you enjoyed your dining experience during your visit to Penzance.

Reviewed 16 August 2017

We came for an afternoon tea earlier this year. The weather was sunny yet cool, but we decided to try to sit outside. Our waiter Matt set up a table for us in no time and was very accommodating. The Afternoon Tea itself was fantastic...More

Thank xms2010
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2017

Dear Guests, glad you enjoyed your full indulgence afternoon tea so much so that you gave it top marks, and it provided you with a positive dining experience. We are very happy that you were given great service, and we look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

had an early dinner with my three young children ages 10,8 and 4. We decided to sit outside on the terrace. Service was lovely we were very well looked after. I had the mussells which were really nice and I was so impressed with the...More

Thank missholiday123
ManagerPenzance, Guest Relations Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Guest, thank you for your five star review and happy the team provided you with a great service so that you and your young family were able to enjoy your dining experience. We look forward to seeing you again next time.

Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

We camp each year in Cornwall but wanted to head out for a bite to eat. We were made to feel a million dollars, the boys were encouraged to dip their toes in the pool and a towel was provided for them to do so....More

Thank Gareth J
ManagerPenzance, General Manager at The Bay Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Dear Guests, thank you for your positive review. We are all really happy you all had an enjoyable dining experience and look forward to seeing you all again next time.

Reviewed 31 July 2017

The food here is really very good, tasty and immaculately presented. The atmosphere is one of fine dining however that can be lost very quickly by hotel guests sitting near you in a pair of shorts and a sweaty T-shirt. The menu is marginally expensive...More

Thank James M
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BerkshireDanni
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Response from Kehribar | Property representative |
Hi There Many thanks for thinking of our restaurant, we have a separate entrance which is located at the Hotel (Hotel Penzance) where there is a drop off point for your relative. We cant guarantee a quiet table as we don't... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$72
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Monday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:15 - 11:00
12:30 - 16:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Britons Hill | Hotel Penzance, Penzance TR18 3AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 366890
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Hotel Penzance
Description
The Bay in Penzance is a relaxed, airy and modern restaurant with a cheery atmosphere. The evening menu is seasonally updated and the All Day Dining menu includes a daily changing Menu De Jour. The restaurant prides itself on locally sourced produce from locally caught fish to dairy and meats from local farms. They even have Cornish wine! In the summer months guests can eat on the outdoor deck with stunning views across Mount's Bay and over the rooftops to Penzance harbour.
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