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Mr Billy's

13-14 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JB, England
+44 1736 367497
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good31%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (24 reviews)
“crab soup” (7 reviews)
“cakes” (10 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13-14 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JB, England
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Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in for a late lunch and both of us just so impressed with the choice and atmosphere Lovely food perfectly prepared and so enjoyable. My Huevos Rancheros possible to be of of the most flavour filled meal ever soooo impressive. My wife’s cheese sandwich...More

Thank Tim W
Heather P, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Huevos Rancheros is a favourite of mine too, glad you enjoyed it.

Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for a light lunch , while we were looking at the menu I noticed they made their own sour dough pizza bases ; I've always tried to cultivate my own starter dough with out luck......so being cheeky I asked to buy some...More

1  Thank He C
Heather P, Manager at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2018

Hope you were able to make use of the starter dough.

Reviewed 7 December 2017

In the heart of Penzance it’s tucked away. Good food, really good cakes, good service, good price, good elevenses stop. Top tip. #1 Either before or after CausewayHead, refresh or recover here. Top tip. #2 The light switch to the toilet is a pull switch...More

Thank nkosi3113
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Thank you for this review, much appreciated.

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I visited Mr Billy’s a few times in the last week of September and found it outstanding each time. Their Americano coffee is delicious, and I can honestly say that the bacon sandwich I was served was the best I’d ever had. The staff were...More

Thank thebenshamcockney
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

We are really pleased that you enjoyed your visits to Mr Billy’s and hope to see you again.

Reviewed 10 September 2017

So love Mr Billy's. Best cafe in Penzance in my opinion. We'd certainly love something like it "up country" where we are. A great place to relax with a coffee and while away a bit of time. Especially if you can get the seats at...More

1  Thank ALM2772
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017

Thank you for this lovely review, yes if only the frontage was bigger, it is a listed building with a lot of history though.

Reviewed 31 August 2017

What a charming cafe near an interesting art quarter of the town. This cafe was located in a beautiful building and specialised in selling specialist teas and coffees as well as serving lovely freshly made food.

Thank Sue B
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Thank you for this review.

Reviewed 29 August 2017

Visited Penzance, found this quaint cafe and decided to make it our lunch time visit. We comprised of seven children (10-16) and three adults. The cafe is a little deceptive, rather quirky odd shape, narrowing to the front window, and art nouveau at the facade,...More

Thank Nicola M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We love coming to Mr Billy's for brunch. I have enjoyed the soup on many occasions but my son loves the pancakes. My husband always chooses a salad from the seemingly unending choice, which alternates regularly. The staff are lovely, giving you time to peruse...More

Thank fifi250
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thank you for this, always glad to help if we can.

Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Much bigger than it looks from the outside. Good bread, breakfast and service. We liked the collection of teapots too. Recommended.

Thank Simon S
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thank you for this, hope you managed to get in the sea.

Reviewed 12 June 2017

We had been directed here by another which was just closing but despite accurate directions we walked past it 3 times! However it is a lovely relaxed place and made two excellent crab sandwiches for our onward journey.

Thank Jawenold
MrBillys2014, Owner at Mr Billy's, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

Hope the crab sandwiches made the journey a little easier.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 367497
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