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The Alverton Hotel

Tregolls Road, TRURO, TR1 1ZQ

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Built in 1830 and designed by the same chap who gave us Truro Cathedral, The Alverton is an impressive construction of granite with manicured gardens and a swish interior - a big hit with wedding planners. Food and drink is a major part of the appeal, whether that's lunch, afternoon tea, cocktails or an evening meal in the upmarket brasserie. There is plenty of period charm and a slick, contemporary finish to the place. The menu takes a modern European path with a good showing of Cornish ingredients. There's an upscale prawn cocktail, while pan-fried scallops with pea purée, crispy angel hair noodles and pancetta dust shows no lack of invention. Wild sea bass gets the pan-fried treatment, too, with crab and saffron risotto, or go for roast loin of venison with wild mushrooms, smoked aubergine purée and a red wine sauce. Finish with lemon tart with thyme crème fraîche or Cornish cheeses.

Further information

Tel: 01872 276633
Please quote 'The AA'.
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Open/closed

Open all year.
Sunday lunch available.

Restaurant information

Cooking type: Modern British
Chef: Damien Uager
Number of seats: 60
Accessible for wheelchairs.
Disabled toilets.
Children welcome.
Children's portions.
Parking available.

 

Restaurant price guide

2 Course lunch from: £15.00
3 Course lunch from: £18.00
A La Carte Dinner Main Course from: £12.00
3 Course dinner from: £28.00
Sunday lunch: £10.00-£30.00
Prices are for guidance only. Please check when booking for current rates.

 
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From Truro bypass take A39 to St Austell. Just past church on left
Nearest station: Truro

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