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The Lemon Tree Cafe Bistro - CLOSED

5 Old Bridge Street | Truro, Conrnwall, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
+44 1872 261005
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“panini” (6 reviews)
“bread” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Cafe, British, International, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
5 Old Bridge Street | Truro, Conrnwall, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Great fry-ups here with quality ingredients. Sadly the Lemon Tree has now closed with a notice in the window saying that the chef has broken his ankle. A real shame as we had many a great breakfasts here on a Saturday morning, hope they re-open...More

4  Thank Machi B
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Stopped of for a quick lunch after seeing the Cathedral Paninis or beans on toast great.It was difficult to find but the kids did.It was a hot day so the cold drinks went down well .Friendly staff. Cooked to order food and a big window...More

Thank Paul P
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Lovely place to stop and take in the surroundings. Plenty to see and the coffee and food are good. Wide selection of snacks. Lots of art to see and these are changed often so its nice to pop back every now and again. above the...More

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

This has been our first choice for lunch (or brunch) when visiting Truro for as far back as I can remember. The food is gorgeous, and excellent value for money. However, it's really the service that makes this place - you couldn't ask for a...More

2  Thank aloha-oukou
Reviewed 27 June 2016

Yummiest eggs ever, and on West Briton day a great day to unwind before a big working day! The hunks of malted bread are really tasty and filling. I asked for sauce and didn't need it, I'm not quite sure what he does but there...More

1  Thank _luciclaire
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Visited the Lemon Tree Cafe with my family today, and can definitely recommend the breakfast! The cafe was completely full when we arrived, which I was happy to see! The service was lovely and so was the food. They don't have their own website and...More

2  Thank gembarnard
Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Superb breakfast. Wonderful bacon and sausage . Very good toast with more than enough butter. ( how do most other places never give you enough butter! )All ingredients locally sourced . Very helpful service.Comfortable , unique and definitely worth the money. Great coffee. Worth a...More

2  Thank John H
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Popped in to get a cup of tea and coffee and the menu looked so inviting that we couldn't resist. The food was amazing and the service was equally as good. So friendly and personal. We'll be going back next time we're in Turo

1  Thank KellyM2803
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We visit the Lemon tree often for breakfast and each time its a great experience. We really enjoy our chats with the owners who remember us and remember what we have been doing and ask about us. The food is always perfect and we now...More

2  Thank Kath S
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Found this place opposite the carpark.Went in for a late breakfast.Very nice lady took our orders and the food was great.As we sat there some ladies came in for lunch.The gentleman/chef explained the specials and other dishes on offer and they all sounded lovely.Would recommend

1  Thank Diane J
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Old Bridge Street | Truro, Conrnwall, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 261005
  • E-mail
We are a 20 seater Cafe/Bistro tucked behind Truro Cathedral with ample parking just opposite. We serve quality breakfasts, great lunches, real coffee, beers & wines. Locally sourced wherever possible. We also offer extensive vegetarian options & a take away menu. Free Wi-Fi & Toilets. The space is bright & airy with huge windows and a very relaxed atmosphere.
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