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The Old Grammar School

19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
+44 1872 278559
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (78 reviews)
“bavette steak” (5 reviews)
“focaccia” (11 reviews)
All hours
British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warm welcome with a smile, such a lovely place. Food amazing especially the homemade scotch eggs! Great choice of cocktails and service was spot on! Thank you to all the staff. Look forward to coming back soon.

Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have had several opportunities to dine at the Old Grammar School, but for various reasons have not - until last night. As there were more than 6 we choose the tapas menu at £13.50 pp. There was more than enough food lovely focaccia, squid,...More

2  Thank bashbones
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hit and miss reviews had me walking past this restaurant a few times. Today two restaurants on my list were not open for business so being freezing cold we were just happy to get indoors. Not much choice on the lunchtime menu but the 'Vegetable...More

Thank 44Chrispy3
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Our review is based solely on our cocktail experience which was quite frankly the worst cocktails that any of our group have had anywhere. Nothing good to be said I’m afraid, expensive very poorly mixed cocktails served in whiskey glasses priced between £7.50 & £8.50...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Had lunch and it,s always lovely. Good atmoshere ,nice wine and good staff.I,m a vegaterain and there,s always plenty on the menu.

Thank shirley o
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I have been a few times whilst on a night out and I have too say they do have an excellent range of cocktails, I will just say though they are slightly more expensive then someplace. However, it is worth every penny.

Thank Abbi L
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We regularly visit OGS on a Friday for post work tapas . Always a great menu , interesting ,varied original and changes regularly . High quality food as ever , great atmosphere and superb service . All staff very efficient and friendly . Highly recommended...More

Thank gawd58
Reviewed 5 October 2017

It is with a heavy heart i feel I must leave a review of today's dining experience. Although we have eaten at The Old Grammar School on more than one occasion, this evening we recommended the restaurant to a friend of ours. My wife and...More

2  Thank JamesMyland
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We stopped here for a drink or two after a busy day shopping. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming. Even better it is dog friendly, our dogs were made welcome.

1  Thank ktsladen
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I've eaten at The Old Grammer School several times now, and have found the food very, very good on each visit. Fresh, inventive, and consistently well prepared food make this one of my very top choices. Great service and a clean, friendly atmosphere round it...More

Thank Jonah K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 St. Marys Street, Truro TR1 2AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Truro
  • Phone Number: +44 1872 278559
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A unique setting in an old listed building, we provide some of Truro's best dining with fresh lunches during the day and lively fresh and original meals in the evening. Matched with a great coffee, cocktails, wine and beers.
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