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19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
01736330997
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Good for:
Reservations
Takeout
Delivery
Late Night

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  • 45
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  • 5
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
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  • 5
    Terrible
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
Most recent review
Best Chinese in the area | Tasty food | Delightful layout

We all fancied chinese, but looking at ratings and reviews this was going to be hard to find until this one popped up. SO GLAD WE CHOSE THIS! Do not hesitate to visit! There were 7 of us celebrating my birthday holiday and once we entered we were greeted and were offered the drinks menu in the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 7, 2015
Mitroglou
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Mytilene, Greece
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  • Reservations
  • Takeout
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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62 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Mytilene, Greece
Top Contributor
164 reviews 164 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

We all fancied chinese, but looking at ratings and reviews this was going to be hard to find until this one popped up. SO GLAD WE CHOSE THIS! Do not hesitate to visit! There were 7 of us celebrating my birthday holiday and once we entered we were greeted and were offered the drinks menu in the waiting area so... More 

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This is best chinese food around. Excellent food and service. The decor is a little on the quirky side but dont let that put you off, everything else is top quality.

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St Ives, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Very convenient after the rugby on a Sunday, or anytime. Seems to be open most times we go there. This time it was before 5pm on a Sunday when most other places do not open until 7pm. Place is by Helen Glover post box behind weigh bridge and does not look too inviting from outside. But once you step over... More 

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Marazion, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

The Sea Palace is my first choice for eating Chinese out. Great food, fresh ingredients and excellent friendly staff. Prices are very reasonable too.

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Penzance, United Kingdom
1 review
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This is the best chinese I have ever had! Lovely restaurant and service, its our favourite place to eat in Penzance!

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Gloucester, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I looked this up on trip adviser and I agree the food was stunning we had a set menu and nothing was wasted.

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North Molton, null, United Kingdom
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We were a bit unsure because of the outside, especially as it was for a special birthday meal, but it was one of the nicest meals we have eaten in a Chinese restaurant. The only other one that compared was in Paris!

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Plymouth
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24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Almost didn't go in due to exterior appearance, it certainly needs a coat of paint. But reviews were good so we did. Picked the set menu and weren't disappointed, lovely food. Try it!

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1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

When I heard of Sea Palace, my six sense tell me that the seafood is absolutely awesome. The lobster is fresh and I can't stop it though I'm full. I will definitely come back to Sea Palace when I visit Penzance :)

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Newport, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

Only the decor lets it down. The toilets are clean but shabby and in need of some paint to smarten them up. The general appearance is a bit cliched Chinese Empire but colourful. The food is excellent. Fresh, varied cuisine served by attentive but not intrusive staff. A delight. Will return.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: 01736330997

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 16 - 24
  • Cuisine: Chinese

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