DISCOVER CORNWALL'S BEST CAFES
PUBLISHED: 15:59 28 June 2015 | UPDATED: 13:03 30 August 2017
Whether looking for great food, speciality food and local Cornsh produce Cornwall's cafe trail has the perfect place to eat
Cornwall’s natural beauties are a major attraction to visitors, but running a close second is its incredible food and drink.
Whether you are looking for a perfect cream tea, a gourmet coffee or a light bite between shopping trips – Cornwall has it all, and thankfully has come up with their new Truly Cornish Café Trail.
We asked Ruth Huxley at Cornwall Food & Drink for her pick of foodie haunts for all
Cafés with amazing views
, PL35 0HH
This contemporary barn style cafe, with stunning sea and countryside views, champions home cooked, local produce in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
, Crantock TR8 5SE
Mouth-watering dishes with a Cornish and British influence, enjoyed in the sea view restaurant, on the sun terrace or in the garden.
, Gulval, Nr Penzance TR20 8YL
Fabulous food and fantastic local ingredients served with passion in beautiful surroundings, with views to St. Michael's Mount and the bay.
, St Mary’s, Isles of Scilly TR21 0NF
Stunning views, friendly service and home grown fruit and vegetables at this award-winning venue.
Truly Cornish Cream Tea
, Sennen TR19 7AQ
A welcoming oasis near Land’s End. Open all year round for homemade breakfast, lunch, cakes and cream teas. Vegan and gluten free available. Cosy wood burner to boot.
, Pendeen TR19 7SF
A small friendly cafe, open every day, with outside seating and full wheelchair access. Serving great breakfasts, light lunches and delicious homemade cakes.
, Marazion TR17 0AP
Offers a range of quality coffees, homemade cakes, scones, soup and a selection of sandwiches and savoury light bites.
, Falmouth TR11 3DR
An independent coffee shop and deli in the heart of bustling Falmouth serving fine Cornish produce to eat-in or take-away.
, St Austell PL25 5AZ
A welcoming unique café in the centre of St Austell, with a relaxing environment and great, locally sourced food and drink.
, Cardinham Woods, near Bodmin PL30 4AL
A beautiful woodsman’s cottage in the heart of Cardinham Woods, serving delicious homemade lunches, cakes and cream teas.
, Veryan TR2 5PX
16th Century watermill with café, arts and crafts, rustic shelters, pond walk, historical artefacts and good homemade food.
Seriously special coffee
, Porthleven TR13 9JA
A speciality coffee shop brewing and showcasing espresso and filter coffee.
, Wadebridge PL27 7LR
A creative hub and roadside cafe serving speciality coffee and freshly cooked food with influence taken from around the globe.
Shopping trip light bites
, Truro TR1 2EL
Above Uneeka Life in the heart of Truro, offering comfortable, relaxed surroundings away from the bustle of city life.
, Truro TR1 2LL
A favourite with shoppers, this central café has a restaurant upstairs and espresso bar in the courtyard, serving morning coffee, lunches and afternoon tea.
Glorious garden eats
, Pentewan PL26 6EN
Located in the magical Lost Gardens of Heligan, this tearoom offers delicious, seasonal home-cooked meals served with rustic charm all year round.
, Lostwithiel PL22 0HW
Overlooking Restormel Castle, this award winning, contemporary café offers the very best local produce in a delightful setting.
Heritage hot spots
, St Austell PL26 8XG
Uniquely set within a preserved Victorian china clay works at Wheal Martyn Museum and Country Park. The café is free to enter.
, Pool TR15 3QY
Award-winning atmospheric cafe situated at Heartlands. Delivering great Cornish produce creatively and with excellent service.
, Morvah TR20 8YT
Set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty between moors and sea, this unique café and craft centre serves handmade, rustic fare from local producers.
, St Ives TR26 1PL
A casual beach-side eatery with amazing vistas across St Ives Bay. Serving simple, contemporary food at an affordable price.
, Pool TR15 3RT
Enjoy bread and pasties fresh from the bakery ovens and daily lunch specials, cakes, pastries and coffees.
Relish Food and Drink, Wadebridge PL27 7QN
Set in a secluded courtyard and famous for its coffee, Relish is a café and delicatessen regularly listed amongst the best in the UK.
Archie Brown’s, Penzance TR18 2EQ
A vibrant and friendly café serving a varied menu including vegetarian, vegan and special diets. Specials menu updated daily.