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Archie Browns

Bread Street, Penzance TR18 2EQ, England
+44 1736 362828
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“salad” (33 reviews)
“homity pie” (9 reviews)
“cakes” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Bread Street, Penzance TR18 2EQ, England
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

I eat here all the time, so refreshing as a vegetarian to have the full choice on a menu. The salads are just incredible, always hard to decide where to push the fork in first, bursting with flavour and so so fresh...and my goodness, the...More

Thank James M
Reviewed July 13, 2017 via mobile

As always, the cafe is well-presented and the staff are friendly and accommodating. My husband and I had a date and walnut slice and an orange cake respectively. The cakes were lovely - moist but light, with a nice balance of flavours. The price was...More

Thank Rosie B
Reviewed June 8, 2017

The food was excellent and the portions were large. Great selection of food on the menu. Friendly staff.

Thank Mandy W
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

Lovely cafe upstairs in a health shop. My wife and I shared a baked potato with hummus and a falafel dish. Both were vegan and gluten free and were accompanied with a mixed salad. Delicious food and highly recommended.

Thank Terry C
Reviewed May 9, 2017

Archie Browns always delivers good service and food which as a vegetarian I can trust. It's a regular for me but the salad gets even better if this is possible. So many different components and always a surprise. There's plenty to choose from for veggies...More

Thank christine h
Reviewed April 25, 2017

We always call in at this place and have looked forward to our visit each time. The fresh salad was great, and the sweet potato wedges were excellent, the sauce being particularly fiery. they also do a very good coffee. I had the latte with...More

Thank 471rf
Reviewed April 21, 2017

I had the homity pie and salad. I would have given 5 stars except that the waiter had his hand inside the glass a he carried it

Thank Rob S
Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

Divine. Such tasty soup, served with bread and butter. Simple lunch at £6 per person. Lots of seating, some lovely food on the specials board. We had date cake and coffees too. Toilets. Lots of steps so please bear that in mind. We bought bread...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed March 11, 2017

They basically have so little modern health care stock & are hopelessly dated and over-priced. There is nothing to recommend.

Thank Verity771
Reviewed March 9, 2017

Excellent tasty healthy food. We could not fault it. Great atmosphere and helpful staff. Great for vegetarian, vegan and gluten free.

Thank Janet P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bread Street, Penzance TR18 2EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Penzance
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 362828
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Archie Browns is a thriving health food shop and vegetarian café, with shops in Penzance and Truro, Cornwall. We aim to provide people with the choice of a healthy lifestyle, and empower them to look after their own health by providing a friendly helpful service with an all round uplifting and inspiring environment.
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