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The Vault Bar & Kitchen

17-18 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JD, England
+44 1736 448460
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Seafood, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17-18 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we love sitting with friends outside, easily accesible for those with prams. ordered some snadwiches last time, everything looked nice but was rather dry and not seasoned. a fun, funky place but maybe just for drinks

Thank ellehawke169
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Visited today with my mum for lunch and the food was beautiful! Couldn’t fault anything with our meals and the wait was a reasonable time. The prices are reasonable and portions were a good size. Overall the food was really tasty and home made burgers...More

Thank xkayteex
Reviewed April 4, 2018

expensive but they serve some selection of canapes and have entertainment i belive. often very busy but its high end prices.

Thank Teresa E
Reviewed April 4, 2018

Visited over the Easter weekend, popped in for bar food and a drink but ended up staying the whole night. Our group just ordered light snacks and all arrived promptly, looked great and tasted good, good range of 2 for 1 cocktails which we sampled...More

Thank Simon_Abingdon_2018
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Always enjoy a nice drink with friends here. The former Bank is now a lovely venue for a drink or bite to eat. For the Gin lovers they have a very good selection to choose from. The Wine and cocktail menu is also very good.

Thank KernowBoys
Reviewed December 28, 2017

After a long day along the rugged coast: the oasis called The Vault. The lady behind the bar knew her wines. A truly superbe white from Marlborough, NZ. The food went very well with it ;-)

2  Thank PieterBolinder
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Was part of our works christmas meal the mackrel pate was barley edible with bones galore, the turkey roast wasnt too bad nice meat, dessert was a rubbery waffle with nuts n choc sprinkled on it , team this up with the fact one guest...More

Thank Gb2013
Reviewed December 4, 2017

We all had a wonderful evening, hosted by Peter and Linda Taylor. Firstly a big "thank you" to them. The service was excellent, all the staff worked hard to serve the courses to us simultaneously, and with a smile. Presentation was first class. Flavours delicious...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed October 28, 2017

We stopped here for a late lunch, menu was good and staff very friendly. We waited a little while but it was well worth it

Thank KLG018
Reviewed September 14, 2017

I have been to the vault several times, for coffee, lunch, and for evening leaving party for several friends

Thank Penny T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $20
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
9:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17-18 Market Place, Penzance TR18 2JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 448460
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We are modern bar & kitchen, set in an old bank in the heart of Penzance. We offer an excellent range of wines, beers, gin, cocktails and draught, served 'til late every day. Our new menu is cooked fresh and to order and changes along with the seasons allowing us to source the best of local, fresh ingredients. We're always open for our delicious coffee & cake (G&T cake and the brownies being our favourite!) We have a fab sun terrace, where vitamin D is served for free. We are a child friendly venue offering relaxed dining in a friendly environment, suitable for all ages & occasions. Come and see us!
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