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Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2019 Winner
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More a dining experience than a restaurant. A beautiful menu of modern British cuisine with a European influence. Bustopher Jones also offers an extensive wine list to compliment the food with a unique selection of cocktails.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
European, British, Wine Bar
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Table Service, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I visited Bustophers on Saturday night for a romantic meal after seeing that there had been a refurbishment. We were treated like royalty by new manager Jake and his team. We decided to have starters of belly pork and also the squid which were both...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Katie R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We decided to eat here as a bit of a last minute choice so when we were told to wait for a table we were more than happy to. I had a non alcoholic cocktail as I was driving (gutted) but the real cocktails looked...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank thecornishseal
charlotteevee, Guest Relations Manager at Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such an honest and positive review. Having recently reopened with a new general manager and new head chef, we are pleased to hear you enjoyed your dining experience with us. James the head chef...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had not been here for a while and discovered that the restaurant had been refurbished, there was a new menu, new chef and new manager. We went for lunch and found it hard to chose from the small but exquisite menu - everything sounded...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Annegret R
charlotteevee, Guest Relations Manager at Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for coming for lunch and its great to hear you had an enjoyable experience. We have indeed gained a new General Manger and new Head Chef. They are working together to continue and develop our high quality food offering and exceptional...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great evening out. We had booked a table and had a choice of 2 locations in the restaurant to sit. Jake the water/host was attentive and friendly despite having many other diners to look after. The bar/cocktail man was knowledgeable about the menu and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank DrJemma
charlotteevee, Guest Relations Manager at Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for such a lovely review of our recently refurbished restaurant and bar. Jake, our new General Manager is an asset to our team, providing exceptional customer service and a friendly personality. He is working hard to ensure every customer is given the best...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve visited here on several occasions and this is my favourite place to eat in Truro! The menu is limited in terms of choice but the quality is simply superb. Dishes normally based on classic combinations but with the occasional twist. We visited with a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chrismauds
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we booked the downstairs private dining room which proved excellent as the smaller people could bounce around rather more than in a public space. The waiting staff were superb, helpful, friendly and tolerant of younger guests... there was a great selection of food so everyone...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Barbara R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very imaginative menu. The food was well cooked, stylishly presented, and served with enthusiasm. A great place to eat out, bags of atmosphere.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank M V
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent meal and helpful service. We hadn't booked but popped in on the off chance because of a recommendation. Will definitely visit again. The steak dish and the fish dish were very good and also a good range of wines available by the glass.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank chrisw4433
Reviewed July 10, 2019 via mobile

Myself and my friend were so looking forward to going back to Bustophers. I have to say the decor is great and the atmosphere was just as good. Unfortunately the good vibes soon faded. When we arrived the bar area was pretty full you could...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank CeriP2
DarrenM2976, Head chef at Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Evening, Sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience as much as in previous visits, shame that we didn't hear about the good times you had come. But I guess that's TripAdvisor. It was indeed a busy Saturday night and we were staffed for the...More

Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

Came here for a birthday meal with family, we all had three courses and it was very good, had to wait for a while but the food was worth waiting for. The staff I feel could have been more friendly bu all in all a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 423waynee
DarrenM2976, Head chef at Bustopher Jones Wine Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 10, 2019

Glad to hear you enjoyed the food, I'll be sure to try and cheer up the front of house team. Very unlike them to be anything but cheery

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