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Sea Palace

19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
+44 1736 330997
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good14%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
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Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My husband, daughter and I have been here 4x in the past year. Every time we ordered a different dish from Thai green curry or red curry or sweet and sour chicken Cantonese style. Always cooked to perfection and the style of the place has...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Okay, so Cornwall isn’t famous for exotic cuisines. Still, I discovered a good Chinese establishment in Penzance, while walking back from the railway station to the hotel, The Sea Palace. An interesting layout: several small rooms with white stucco walls, simply but tastefully decorated. They're...More

1  Thank RGinCT
Reviewed May 10, 2018

Not much to look at from outside and rather plain inside but the service and food was very good.Efficient and friendly waitress and quick service.Lovely food and well worth a visit.Tasty and enjoyable.

1  Thank flyinghigh1000
Reviewed May 9, 2018

You can easily miss this from the outside but do go through the door up the steps. called on spec on a Tuesday evening. order was taken promptly and service was also swift. had the set meal for 2. Very good. Good size portions and...More

1  Thank Steve T
Reviewed April 24, 2018

I ordered take away from here and was blown away by how good it was. Admittedly It was a little dearer than the other Chinese take away's in Penzance but well worth it. I now look forward to a return visit to eat in their...More

1  Thank Matthew T
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Reviewed April 6, 2018 via mobile

First of all I would say don't be put off by the exterior of the building. When we first drove past we actually considered not going in as it's not the best looking from the outside. However I am very happy we did decide to...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed March 17, 2018

not bad pretty good wife loved it a bit more they I would normally pay how ever good value only other thing I would say is that I would like a bit more egg in the fry rice other wise a good Chinese would go...More

1  Thank Nelly C
Reviewed February 5, 2018

We've been here a few times now and we have never been disappointed with the food and the service. My husband and I recently went with friends too, we were able to sit in the bar by the fire and have arrival drinks whilst we...More

1  Thank CelineClarke
Reviewed October 2, 2017

We were here for dinner one evening in August (2017) and were very pleased with our food and the overall experience. The staff are very welcoming and attentive without being obtrusive, the food arrived in a timely manner and there was plenty of it to...More

Thank BenjaminD1102
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Another great visit. 10/10 Food, 10/10 service, 10/10 atmosphere. You will not get better anywhere. Great value.

Thank rodericwellington
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March 7, 2017|
Response from iMacourey | Reviewed this property |
Yes he does, but I believe he and his wife are in Hong Kong at the moment and won't be back until the summer.
Jo A
February 12, 2017|
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Response from SeaPalacePenzance | Property representative |
Hi Jo, Unfortunately we do not have our menu online at this time, but this is something we will look into having available in the near future. In the meantime you are always welcome to pop into the restaurant to pick up a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $24
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 Quay Street, Penzance TR18 4BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 330997
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