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Chorley's

5 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
+44 1872 857010
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Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (32 reviews)
“bunny chow” (14 reviews)
“boerewors” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
African, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
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1 - 10 of 187 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

You made my wife’s birthday! Amazing food, amazing people, amazing sauces, great price! AND we got to leave with 2 cans of her favourite cream soda from home! Can’t wait to come back!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mark R
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave Chorley’s a review. That title- ‘Best South African food in England’ WOW!!! Thank you for such kind words. We are just so happy that your wife had a great birthday with us and had a real taste...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

What a little gem of a place, hot fresh food, great service, I had a burger, which was A1, wish I was a bit more adventurous as the different food coming out looked amazing, we will definitely be going back !More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jim D
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for leaving a lovely and honest review Jim. So pleased that you and your wife enjoyed your anniversary meal with us, really happy you both enjoyed your burgers. Lovely to meet you and we look forward to the next time that you visit! Kind...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful food served hot and freshly cooked. Great atmosphere with friendly staff and African music playing. Had a wonderful meal. Best chicken wings ever in spicy sauce and loved my Durban curry Sweets looked great too but couldn't quite manage one!!!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bevh596
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave Chorley’s a review. Really pleased to read that you enjoyed the food and overall experience of Chorley’s. Our authentic Durban Curry is becoming such a favourite here...glad you loved it too. Maybe next time there will be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, ordered two platters and we just dived in. Lots of different sauces to try. Chicken wings and ribs are to die for. Lovely staff and a really cool story behind the restaurant. Will definitely be going back!! 5*****More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jonathan P
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to leave Chorley’s a review. So happy to see that you enjoyed hearing about our background and the story of Chorley’s. We are very proud and passionate about what we have achieved so far. Our wings and ribs are real...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first visit to Chorleys after hearing good reviews. We went for lunch, which was delicious, we chose ribs and stir fry, both with the famous sauce, we chose smoky mild and bought a jar to take home. There's great friendly service and it's disabled...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank trishabudd
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time to review Chorley’s so positively. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your lunch and of course, our house sauces!! Enjoy using your sauce at home and we will see you again soon. Many thanks from The Chorley’s...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I came here at the beginning of the month and it’s been playing on my mind to leave a review so I’ve finally gotten to it. The service and the staff is really lovely and friendly we felt really welcome and relaxed....More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave Chorley’s a review. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your experience, service and of course your food. Our new desserts are quickly becoming very popular...happy that you loved yours too! We will...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this small restaurant by chance. Great variety of food. Chorley sauce is very good and made the meal. The sort of place you want to share with others Thanks,More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VoyagerMV1980
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Many thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We are very happy that you stumbled upon Chorley’s and enjoyed your 1st visit!! We are extremely proud of our range of House sauces that we retail, as well as using it within the restaurant....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do you have the munchies, do you want something full of flavour. Chorley's don't do bland, they do good hearty food from the motherland that is the perfect way to satisfy any toker in need of munch. The sauces are brilliant and every cupboard needs...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stoner_Munch
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awesome review!! Thank you so much for taking the time to let us know how much you enjoyed your visit and the sauce :) We look forward to seeing you again soon! Go Bokke 🇿🇦 Thanks again from us all here at Chorley’s.

Reviewed November 9, 2018

Have been to Chorley's on a few occasions now and ever time it never fails to deliver. On this occasion there were 23 of us and we had the whole restaurant reserved for us. The whole evening went very smoothly, and nothing was to much...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Adam R
Chorleys, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave Chorley’s a lovely review!! We are so pleased that you all had a great evening on Wednesday. It was our pleasure to have you all and we are happy to hear that your party and your hosts...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

We were just intending to pop in for a voucher bit stayed for some lunch....who can give up the chance to have a taste of home. Fab people and even better food. I recommend this restaurant to any of our friends who are heading for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank bronwynd976
Shane C, Owner at Chorley's, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review!! Really pleased that you’re enjoying the food and the sauce and thank you so much for recommending us to friends- that’s a huge compliment in itself!! We look forward to having you join...More

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Go47242427447
December 17, 2018|
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Response from Chorleys | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your query!! We are a family of dog lovers however, we unfortunately cannot allow them into our restaurant simply because of the size of our venue. Biggest apologies!
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trishabudd
October 15, 2018|
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Response from Chorleys | Property representative |
Hi there. Yes we are wheelchair friendly for the restaurant but unfortunately the bathroom is upstairs. Thanks for your enquiry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Old Bridge Street, Truro TR1 2AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 857010
  • E-mail
Description
Serving a fusion of South African cuisine along with other dishes made using Chorley's famous Peri-Peri sauce. You'll find traditional meals like Burgers, Ribs and Chicken all cooked in Chorley's Sauce along with Boerewors, Bunny Chow & Biltong supporting the African side of the menu. We cover all diets from Vegan to pure meat eaters. Unleash your imagination and take a walk on the wild side.
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