RestaurantsCornwallSt IvesTR26

survey result

Summary

£47
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

An “imaginative” tapas-style venue that’s “bang on trend” and enjoys “an unrivalled location right on the beach and by the Tate”. “The view alone would suffice”, but there’s far more on offer – the “food never fails to deliver” and is “reasonably priced” (“it shouldn’t be this good!”).

Summary

£47
   ££
4
Very Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

An “imaginative” tapas-style venue that’s “bang on trend” and enjoys “an unrivalled location right on the beach and by the Tate”. “The view alone would suffice”, but there’s far more on offer – the “food never fails to deliver” and is “reasonably priced” (“it shouldn’t be this good!”).

Summary

£42
    £
3
Good
3
Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Inventive tapas-style dishes from an open-plan kitchen” and a “buzzy atmosphere” “in the shadow of Tate St Ives” make this café “an unbeatable place to watch the sun go down”. Earlier in the day, it’s equally “good for afternoon tea looking out to sea”; breakfast and lunch, too.

Summary

£41
    £
4
Very Good
4
Very Good
5
Exceptional
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“On a warm summer’s evening, there is nowhere better in the UK” – the continuing verdict on this idyllic beachside café, near the Tate. It attracted less feedback than in previous years, but is usually lauded for its seafood tapas, ’build-your-own-breakfast’ and mesmeric views of the rolling surf.

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Porthmeor Beach Cafe Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Porthmeor Beach Cafe Restaurant in TR26, St Ives by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Porthmeor Beach Cafe restaurant.
David J
Always reliable, maybe not as magical as in...
Reviewed 27 days ago

"Always reliable, maybe not as magical as in the past, but the location means every visit is a treat"

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Prices

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies Pudding
£4.50 £12.50 £4.50 £6.95
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £22.00
Filter Coffee £3.50
Extras  
Service 10.00%
Porthmeor Beach, St Ives, TR26 1JZ
Opening hours
Monday8:30 am‑11 pm
Tuesday8:30 am‑11 pm
Wednesday8:30 am‑11 pm
Thursday8:30 am‑11 pm
Friday8:30 am‑11 pm
Saturday8:30 am‑11 pm
Sunday8:30 am‑11 pm

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