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Salamander Restaurant

4-6 Tregoney Hill, Mevagissey, England
+44 1726 842254
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4-6 Tregoney Hill, Mevagissey, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything was perfect - the waiting staff were attentive without feeling like we were being watched, the starters arrived very quickly, and were absolutely delicious, the main course came quickly after we finished the starters, and were also fantastic, and then we were given time...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 7 had a Christmas Eve meal at this wonderful, small restaurant tucked down a narrow backstreet in Mevagissey. They specialise in great local seafood and we weren’t disappointed. The menu was extensive and all our choices were delicious and perfectly cooked. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank CatielouM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pre-Christmas family meal at the compact and bijou Salamander was perfect. Brilliant staff, great food, nice atmosphere and very satisfied full bellies come the end. Thoroughly recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ThatSharpy
Reviewed November 18, 2018

We were a party of four and whilst the Restaurant was quiet - it was November; we were only two grateful that the Salamander was open at this time of year. The food was excellent and we were made to feel very welcome. We will...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

Had birthday meal and the food and service were second to none. One of the best meals we have had in ages. The lamb cutlets were huge and perfectly cooked pink as they should be. Wine was grand and reasonably priced. The moonshine whiskey is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JohnPearson99
Reviewed November 17, 2018 via mobile

Had high expectations of the restaurant after reading the reviews on this website. Booked for a birthday meal for the other half. Upon arriving the restaurant was almost full and buzzing. Shown to our table and handed menus. The starters were very good, I had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank mikecX6913QF
lemondill, Owner at Salamander Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2018

Sorry you weren't happy and sorry you felt you couldn't tell us in the restaurant. I offered a sharp knife and the offer was taken, your wife saying she had arthritic hands. Meat - hard to cut maybe but your meat was eaten and so...More

Reviewed November 11, 2018

We enjoyed this restaurant so much we went twice! In terms of what you got, the quality of food was superb and very good value for money. The ambiance was really friendly with the tables set quite close together which meant that you could find...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ian F
Reviewed November 7, 2018

We saw the reviews and thought we would try Salamander out, and luckily for us we bagged the last available table on a Saturday night. Both of us went for the 3 course deal, and a bottle of wine. The food is sublime, and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Dreamer56092459500
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

I can honestly say it has been YEARS since a restaurant has impressed me this much. Fantastic value for money, every single meal of every course was superbly flavoured, cooked to perfection and simply divine. Topped off with the friendliest and most attentive service I’ve...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 669nicolam
Reviewed November 3, 2018

Once again we really enjoyed our visit to Salamander during our week's holiday to Meva. Wonderful food and well priced. Would definitely recommend

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pete747
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Alen T
August 24, 2018|
Response from IanDavenham | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't use the underground to get to Mevagissey!
October 22, 2017|
Response from lemondill | Property representative |
Hi Yes we are open the weekend of10th November
January 18, 2017|
Response from crookyCornwall | Property representative |
Hi, yes we are open every night through April, at the moment we are on holiday and can't take bookings but are back open on 27 January for e-mails and phone calls. Regards Mark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-6 Tregoney Hill, Mevagissey, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mevagissey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 842254
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