Eating & Drinking in Penzance, Cornwall


restaurants and cafes in penzanceWhether you live in or are just visiting Penzance, there is one thing you can be certain will never be stuck for somewhere to eat. The gastronomic choice in the town is second to none in Cornwall. From fine dining at the Queens Hotel to more specialist cuisine including Italian, Thai, Indian, Chinese, Cornish and even a greasy spoon cafe or two.

Many of the eating establishments in the town offer magnificent views of Mounts bay, all the way to the Lizard including St. Michael's mount. These views are especially stunning at dusk and best enjoyed with a glass of wine and good company.

A number of the local restaurants, cafe and eateries are taking part in the Penzance Shoppers Loyalty Card Scheme. This is open to residents & visitors alike. View more info about the discount card.




Takeaway Restaurants

If you fancy a truly cornish dining experience, enjoy a meal at one of the areas Meadery's. Whilst there you can sample a glass or two of the world famous Cornish Mead wine.

For those not wanting to eat out, Penzance offers an equally wide variety of takeaway choices including spicy Chinese, Indian and Thai food and traditional Fish & Chips and Pizzas. Many of these takeouts deliver in the local Penzance area, and we have all the menus online

Pubs & Inns

Penzance's drinking establishments have a long and proud history. The Union in chapel street is reputed to be the first place Lord Nelsons victory at Trafalgar was announced. Many of the pubs within the town are housed in historically significant building.
As with most pubs in the british Isles, many of the pubs serve traditional 'pub grub', and some serve much more............

Image Credits | Fish & Chips - adactio, Pasty - David Johnson, Curry - yajico