We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Harris Restaurant

46 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
+44 1736 364408
Website
Share
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dover sole” (8 reviews)
“souffle” (3 reviews)
“duck terrine” (2 reviews)
Closed
Hours
CUISINES
European, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
46 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (81)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We invited our friends to celebrate their Golden wedding anniversary. They had not been for many years and were delighted with the meal. Delicious crab and salmon starters, followed by steaks perfectly cooked, venison superb and my Dover sole was, as always, fabulous. Came off...More

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Quintessentially superb. English dining at its very best. The menu is mercifully succinct. But every dish carefully chosen to ensure there is no need to cross the channel!

Thank colinbarrow
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Found by chance. Having already tried to get a table at 3 restaurants we saw a board down a narrow alley. This was our last chance before giving up and getting a take away. The restaurant only had 1 table occupied not a good sign...More

Thank Steve T
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

A hidden gem in old Penzance. This petit restaurant offers an exceptional welcome and perfect hospitality in the traditional style. The quality and execution of the cooking thoroughly deserves its Michelin listing and displays the experience, confidence and skill of the proprietor Chef.

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

We had never been to Harris's before and it exceeded our expectations. We were welcomed warmly, asked to leave our raincoats on a chair by the entrance and they were whisked away only to re - appear when we were ready to leave. One of...More

Thank kathryn r
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great couple dinner here yesterday. Reservation without problems by phone. Very friendly service, always looking if You need something. We had fresh crabmeat and Falmouth scallops as starter, a greatwhole cornish lobster with sea-asparagus and seasonal vegetables, cooked to the point as...More

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

A fabulous meal in a lovely intimate restaurant. Excellent service and attention to detail, the staff were friendly and well informed on the menu. The Dover sole followed by frozen lemon souffle were sublime and could not have been improved upon. A truly fabulous meal,...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 4 June 2017

There is something very special about Harris’s that sets it apart. There is a charming, old world approach to service and lots of lovely touches (e.g. the complimentary sorbet between starter and main course). The menu is conservative with a set number of attractive choices,...More

Thank Dominic P
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The food and service here were excellent and highly recommended. However, there is no beer on the drinks menu and the cheapest bottle of wine was £40 and up to over £100. Whilst I don't drink, this killed it for my partner as he felt...More

Thank SillySuffolkGirl
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We had a great meal and exceptional service for Saturday Dinner at Harris's Restaurant on our first trip to Penzance. The fish was excellent and fresh from the sea. Matched with a delightful bottle of 2014 Muscadet and in-house ice cream to finish a great...More

Thank JZT504148
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all Penzance Hotels
The Queens Hotel
515 reviews
.53 km away
Hotel Penzance
876 reviews
.69 km away
Marazion Hotel
350 reviews
4.48 km away
Mount Haven Hotel & Restaurant
699 reviews
5.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Mermaid Alley
117 reviews
.05 km away
Old Lifeboat House Bistro
900 reviews
.14 km away
Coco Loco Mexican Restaurant
268 reviews
.13 km away
The Bakehouse Restaurant
841 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
St Mary's Parish Church
5 reviews
.27 km away
Chapel Street
157 reviews
.10 km away
Morrab Gardens
94 reviews
.21 km away
The Egyptian House
70 reviews
.18 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
SamLogue
20 February 2018|
Answer
Response from Catherine P | Reviewed this property |
Sometime in March as I understand it. Mrs H has had major surgery but i expect they'll resume service before Easter.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 New Street, Penzance TR18 2LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 364408
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;