Lavender's Deli in Penzance's Alverton Street is our highly regarded Delicatessen and Restaurant.
We are a family run business based in Penzance with over 25 years experience in the quality Food Industry.
We pride ourselves on quality in all aspects of our business. Our aim is to provide you with the best quality food and service at the most reasonable of prices.
We have over 200 different cheeses, home cooked meats, pastries and cakes all made on the premises.
Over 30 varieties of Cornish cheese stocked including:
all extremely popular and well known cheeses.
We also offer the less well known and interesting cheeses, such as:
St Erme, a Menallack farmhouse truckle laced with chilli peppers
St Laudus, a hard cheese, rodded with a blue culture and matured unveined blue
Cornish Fiesta, Tala with its creamy burnt caramel taste
to name a few.
Cornish Blue was crowned world champion cheese, beating over 2000 competitors to first place. Designed to be eaten as a young cheese, the Cornish Blue is very different from an English Stilton or Dorset Blue.
You can expect to see between 60 - 80 different uk cheeses at any time in our shop. They vary from cows, sheeps, ewes and goats milk:
Montgomery and Quickes farmhouse cheddars
Farmhouse & Appleby Cheshire
A range of the Sharpham cheeses
A range of the Snowdonian cheeses including Black Bomber & Green Thunder Smelly Apeth
Coleston Basset and Long Clawson Stiltons
Our stock rotates very regularly and we often have rarer cheeses in limited numbers due to seasonality, so please come in to see what special cheeses we have available.
Cornish wares, fresh tea and coffee with grinding and blending facilities, there is something for everyone's palate.
And of course, Cornish pasties.
All our wares in the Delicatessen are available on the menu of our licensed restaurant.
So why not take the time to relax with a friend and sample some of our quality products and simply enjoy the Lavender's experience.