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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
European, British
Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today

Glynn Purnell never fails to satisfy, this was a treat for my husband's 50th birthday and what an amazing experience we had. We normally go to Gingers Bistro but as it was a special occasion, and we've always promised to go here, we booked. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank TheNatster75
Reviewed today via mobile

The kids treated us as a Christmas present to a meal at Purnells. What a wonderful place,the staff are fabulous Glynn was in the kitchen and the whole kitchen was laughing.The food is absolutely amazing we had the £95.00 winter taster menu wich sounds expensive...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Chris W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our third visit, absolutely fantastic food & service. A really interesting perfectly balanced menu.

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank Katy1512
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I came to Purnell's for a lunchtime valentines treat, and what a treat it was, a wonderful 7 courses of delight with exceptional wines , my wife is a vegetarian but this caused no problems at all with a Chicken Liver parfait...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank David H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My wife and I visited here for her birthday and it certainly did not disappoint. Staff were very welcoming and certainly couldn’t do enough for all of those around us who were eating. They were attentive enough that glasses were always filled before even reaching...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank SeanSlinn
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I (me mainly) had long waited to visit Purnell’s. After watching Glynn Purcell on various TV shows for years I was very keen to try his food given that I have seen him create some fantastic food on TV. Well as the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank AdamRyder
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Restaurants I know are for eating lovely food and drinking great wine. Well this restaurant offered both at a high level. My friends and I have eaten in a lot of Michelin starred restaurants and Purnell's did not disappoint on this front. All three us...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank paulkA2030PY
Reviewed 3 days ago

Dinner here was fun and interesting. Starting with a drink before dinner, we enjoyed the relaxed atmosphere and choosing from the good selection of gins. We both went for the starter of Haddock and Eggs which was delicate and rather unexpected - very good -...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank CheltenhamJellybaby
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I really enjoyed my time here. The taster menu food (purnells journey) was clearly good quality and to a high standard and the service was great. Ambience was lovely and I can see it was very popular. I would recommend a visit but wouldn’t return....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lorenzo558
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We booked Purnells a few months ago and had long been looking forward to our meal. We had a 9pm booking so had a couple of drinks on our way to the restaurant. On arrival we were greeted warmly and offered the cocktail menu. We...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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May 31, 2018|
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Response from Chris D | Reviewed this property |
Speak to the waiter, tell him you preference and ask for his recommendation, I am sure you will be happy, we have been on both visits.
October 26, 2016|
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September 24, 2016|
Response from Stuartmcl60 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We were there well after 9. I think that must be the latest orders go to the kitchen.
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