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Mannings Bar & Restaurant

Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QB, England
+44 1872 247900
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tempura chicken” (17 reviews)
“steak” (46 reviews)
“baguette” (14 reviews)
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All hours
European, British, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QB, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

What has happened to you Mannings? I frequented your restaurant every week for about a year and then you altered your menu and it really is very poor...the chicken supreme without a sauce?? What are you thinking?! Havent been in for about 4 months now...More

Thank socialbutterfly688
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here quite a few times before and had lunch but this time went in the evening for Birthday meal, it absolutely fantastic, fresh tasty meals you could not fault it, friendly staff, great atmosphere. Well worth a visit.

Thank Michael I
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely restaurant in the city centre, has a comprehensive menu. There is a small bar area, nice for pre-dinner drinks. Staff were very helpful in explaining the menu choices, food was excellent and plentiful. I can recommend the hake on crushed crab potatoes, others in...More

Thank MamaDen
Reviewed 2 days ago

Bustling restaurant with attentive whilst busy staff. Cocktails were in full swing as were diners before the theatre.

Thank Graham C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

So I had the pleasure of visiting Mannings on the 8th November along with my work colleagues. We were greeted by a lovely chap behind the bar, that made sure when each of us arrived he was on hand to give out the Prosecco. When...More

Thank Carrie w
Reviewed 5 days ago

I booked a table as a surprise for my boyfriends birthday and we were not dissapointed. We started the evening with a few cocktails at the bar, which are presented very well. I chose Pigeon to start and Venison for main and my boyfriend had...More

Thank Kayleigh E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a meal and a couple of drinks last night, the cocktail choice was superb and the food was good quality and tasted amazing!! Really would recommend- service was brilliant from both restaurant staff and bar staff!! :)More

Thank loozalee
ManningsManagement, Public Relations Manager at Mannings Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello loozalee Welcome to Mannings and thank you for taking the time to write a review and the recommendation. All your comments will be shared with the team here and the chefs will love to hear that you thought the food was amazing and the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wrote my last review in April 2017. This month I was in Cornwall again visiting family. I had a really pleasant lunch with my brother and my niece. Sat us down immediately, excellent friendly service, a wonderful and polite waitress. The food was amazing...More

Thank SallyAM64
ManningsManagement, Public Relations Manager at Mannings Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello SallyAM64 Thank you for writing another review as it's wonderful to hear from returning guests especially as the service and food you received on each visit was excellent along with our friendly service. We are extremely proud of our team here and all your...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is one of my favourite restaurants ever! Food is always imaginative and tasty. Portions plentiful. Only reason for 4 stars not 5 is that my tempura fish was slightly over cooked but a minor issue, still tasted wonderful. I took a friend who...More

Thank midsummer14
ManningsManagement, Public Relations Manager at Mannings Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello midsummer14 Thanks for the review - it's great to read all your comments as you have included so many for us to share with the team here. Yes, we are known for the portion sizes and we welcome everyone as you mention. Our menus...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice restaurant,the sevice was excellent and helpful.Being a vegan the choice was very limited and no desserts at all except strawberries.But I did enjoy my quinoa and butternut squash,it looked beautiful.The veggie options were geared to Goats Cheese.Shame because with better...More

Thank sandy20012
ManningsManagement, Public Relations Manager at Mannings Bar & Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello sandy20012 Thank you for taking the time to write a review and all comments all appreciated and are shared with the team here. The team will be pleased to hear that you thought the service was excellent and that they were helpful as well....More

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Questions & Answers
27 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from ManningsManagement | Property representative |
Hi We still have our all day and lunch menu - the gourmet and early evening menu were just additions to our core menu. Let me know if I can help you out in any other way.
25 October 2016|
Response from Lee B | Reviewed this property |
As a visitor without children I would say there is a range of good choices for children or small apetiters
Steve V
11 July 2016|
Response from Happy-To-Wander | Reviewed this property |
Food every night. Bookings advisable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:15 PM
7:00 AM - 9:15 PM
7:00 AM - 9:15 PM
7:00 AM - 9:15 PM
7:00 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lemon Street, Truro TR1 2QB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 247900
  • E-mail
We’re one of Truro’s most popular places to eat, meet and drink. The atmosphere’s informal and relaxed and all budgets are catered for. We have everything from prime rib steaks butchered on the premises, fresh local fish, aromatic sizzling platters, right down to oversized baguettes with fries and vegetarian options. You’ll find the very latest cocktails, cool crisp international beers and an extensive, varied range of wines from different countries and regions around the world.
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