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Lanterns

88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth, England
01752 665516
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Ranked #99 of 506 Restaurants in Plymouth
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Greek, British
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: A good retail area family restaurant serving Greek dishes as well as Aberdeen steaks. A speciality also for flambé dishes. On a par with existing similar listings such as Zeus and Leandra. Many think a more friendly and attentive venue.Deserves a listing as much as the others.
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1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW via mobile

We ate at Lanterns on a Sunday and I have to say I was shocked. It was like where Gordan Ramsay goes on tv. The place was dirty and the food was so was plain there was no taste to it. We all had dodgy Tummys after our visit to this restaurant. We went to the Toliet and all you... More

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cornwall
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We wanted a nice meal before going to the cinema. We don't get to go out often so wanted somewhere a little bit special. We decided against the chain restaurants like Nandos or Frankie and Benny's but I wished we hadn't. We parked in the only space available and the Lanterns was the closest. We were shown a table but... More

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Cambridge
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Had dinner with friends here last night - great food, friendly service and even better prices! I'd definitely go back !

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

From the moment my Mum and I walked into the restaurant, there was a fairly horrible smell. Everywhere you looked, you would be able to see dirt. We thought we would try and over look this and give the restaurant a chance. We were shown to our table and were handed the most filthiest grease stained, sticky menus. When our... More

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Camborne, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We had travelled to Plymouth for a bit of "Back to School" shopping and wanted to get a good lunch without paying a lot and without having to have "fast food". Having tried the 3 course deals in Plymouth before, this was what we were looking for. Lanterns was the first of these types of cafes that we came to... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We visit this restaurant quite often in the last three years. The food is always very good and the staff very attentive and friendly. This evening the food was the best we have had here. Do try the kleftikon for a more greek/ cypriot experience that never fails. The kebabs (not your usual kind, clean and properly cooked meat) and... More

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West Country
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I dropped in to this restaurant for a light lunch. The service was quick, the food excellent value and exactly what I wanted. I was made to feel very welcome, and treated as if I was a regular patron. It is difficult to comment on the main menu as I only tried a simple meal, but it looks promising with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

I visit this restaurant with my family every time I visit plymouth. I can honestly say that the Beef Roast was out of this world and The entire family thoroughly enjoyed their meals. I have never had a bad word to say about Lanterns, it is excellent value and the wait for a table is only a few minutes due... More

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Whiteparish
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79 reviews 79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We were directed to Lanterns after failing to get into Positano. The idea was to have a good evening meal before catching a late ferry, so we didn't have much time to search out alternatives. The staff were friendly and attentive, but the food was no more than average I'm afraid. A tomato and feta salad was good, but doesn't... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

off the cuff for a quick dinner found to be very welcoming nothing was too much trouble. although quiet staff stayed and didn't rush us out as they closed early in fact we had complimentary drinks at the end of the evening definitely go back

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Additional Information about Lanterns

Address: 88 Cornwall Street | City Centre, Plymouth, England
Phone Number: 01752 665516
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
Cuisine: Greek, British

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