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The Coldstreamer

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Gulval, Gulval, Penzance TR18 3BB, England
+44 1736 362072
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great Food.

This is the second time we have been here, once to stay as well, which was brilliant, but this time just for Sunday Lunch with family. The food on this occasion as the last was excellent on the whole. All our mains were beautifully cooked,very tasty and good portions. The desserts were very good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 14, 2015
Glynis1953
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Wroughton, United Kingdom
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Wroughton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

This is the second time we have been here, once to stay as well, which was brilliant, but this time just for Sunday Lunch with family. The food on this occasion as the last was excellent on the whole. All our mains were beautifully cooked,very tasty and good portions. The desserts were very good and again good portion size but... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We used to go often, especially for Sunday lunch. Last year things changed and we had a couple of poor meals, stopped going. Our daughter told us there was a new chef and we gave it another go. Much better. We had the tapas type food from the blackboard and it was very nice.

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Fareham, Hampshire
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Loved the quirky menu that offered tapas-style bar snacks as well as reasonably-priced and imaginative mains. The restaurant area is small and gets quickly-booked. Very popular with locals. You can eat in the bar also, but this, too, gets very busy. Great beers and ciders. The wine is pricey-ish for a pub.All the food we had over three days was... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This is a truly great place to stay. The room was comfortable and the food was excellent. Above all the staff were friendly and made us feel very welcome. We would recommend this to anyone

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Ramsgate, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

We ate here on both nights of our stay and really enjoyed the food which we thought was very reasonably priced staff very attentive overall great place to eat.

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Cornwall England
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129 reviews 129 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Seem's they have a new chef! we had lunch there and the food had improved a lot since our last visit so its on the list again. It's always good to support local places but they have to keep an eye on quality. The management here obviously have and well done for that.

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Amazing pub to eat at. Fresh baked bread and even hand churned butter supplied free. I had Smoked Mackerel starter followed by Pulled Pork and then Sticky Toffee Pudding with Clotted cream. The food was great the Ale was lovely and service with a smile. All for 20 quid. After coming all the way from New Zealand this was a... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Went there for light lunch, great food and friendly service, well behaved dogs also allowed to visit! Interesting and imaginative menu which was refreshing and looks like there is a lot going on in the evenings. Highly recommended!

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Penzance, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My Partner and I celebrated my birthday at the Coldstreamer in Gulval. The service was efficient and friendly. The choice of food was very good and not too extensive. We enjoyed our dinner immensely! The flavors of the beautifully presented dishes were exquisite and beautifully cooked. The desert that we both had was little short of Heavenly I will be... More 

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Helston, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014 via mobile

The husband and I visited yesterday for lunch yesterday after hearing good things about the coldstreamer. I was unsure when we first walked in as it looks a little tired and worn....service was good and the waitress was friendly.....food was absolutely delicious! We had 3 courses, all of which were amazing, the portion sizes were just right. The venison starter... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Gulval, Gulval, Penzance TR18 3BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance  >  Gulval
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 362072

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
  • Cuisine: British

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