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Waterside Meadery

Wharf Road, Penzance TR18 4AB, England
+44 1736 364424
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Fabulous as always

We use to live in Cornwall over 30 years ago and visited the Meadery frequently. We try to come... read more

Reviewed February 13, 2018
Santessa P
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Prestatyn
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Lovely staff but need to look at the food quality given the prices

Visited all the meaderies over the years but hadn't been to this one for a long time. Nice big... read more

Reviewed December 31, 2017
Mark N
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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average5%
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“scampi” (9 reviews)
“half chips” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
Wharf Road, Penzance TR18 4AB, England
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+44 1736 364424
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Reviewed February 13, 2018 via mobile

We use to live in Cornwall over 30 years ago and visited the Meadery frequently. We try to come back every few years for a holiday and ALWAYS go to the Meadery. We are here for two weeks and have visited 4 times. So I...More

Thank Santessa P
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Visited all the meaderies over the years but hadn't been to this one for a long time. Nice big table and absolutely lovely staff who were really nice. Unfortunately the food was very average. The Chicken in the Rough was great but the chips were...More

Thank Mark N
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Reviewed September 24, 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food and large portions; my little boy loved the decor, thought he was on a real pirate ship! The staff were really friendly and helpful. I will definitely be coming back next time we are on holiday in Cornwall. A very good experience for...More

Thank cojd
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Me and my family have recently met up at the meadery for tea. If you want to go for a light snack then I would recommend asking for a smaller dish as the regular portions are huge. Any large groups may be able to sit...More

1  Thank luke b
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

we've bought all our family here each time they have come to stay and as always it's been very good. Friendly staff and great food.

Thank Nay475
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Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

The food was amazing. Piled high. Didn't have room to finish my plate. The staff were very friendly and once you got your food, left you alone which was great. None of that awkward asking if your food is alright while you have a mouthful....More

Thank Leanne W
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Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Remember this place from my childhood and still retains all its charm. The portions are huge and reasonably priced, and they come out quick. Fast efficient service and the staff are very friendly. To the previous reviewer who said it was "too dark" is an...More

Thank Lauretta_j
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Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

Had a family get together last night and had a lovely meal/time the only criticism I had was the ribs they tasted like the microwaved version? You know the ones that come in plastic. Yes they're tender but lack any flavour! Very bland!! Just roast...More

1  Thank WestCornwallNipper
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Reviewed May 11, 2017

Party of 6 with 2 coming from Sussex. Rest of us been before and food was usual standard. Chicken in the rough very hot and eat the old fashioned way with no cutlery. (Is available on request). Good waitress and good fast service

Thank alancornwall2
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Reviewed March 18, 2017

I understand the dark and cosy bit, however it was very very dark, couldn't see the food! Cheap frozen sawdust dry Chips, not very traditional!! Dry overcooked fish bites, dry overcooked chicken, poor value and poor quality....certainly not worth going if you like good chips...More

Thank Gail M
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jacobsfran78
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Response from Penzance63 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I can't answer this question. I know that they do have a vegetarian menu. I know that they have garlic mushrooms if that helps. Sorry late with a reply I've been ill
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