Restaurants

Top Choice Bakery in Newquay

Pavilion Bakery

After opening three outposts in London's hippest-of-hip corners (Victoria Park, Columbia Rd and Broadway Market), this fabulous bakery has set up its first shop outside the capital in Newquay, in an A-frame building…
Top Choice Seafood in Newquay

Fish House Fistral

This beachside seafooderie has become a firm favourite for local diners and Fistral visitors alike, and it's thoroughly deserved. Filling fishy dishes are the catch of the day, underscored by French, Italian and Asi…
Bistro in Newquay

Beach Hut

After a beach walk or a quick surf at Watergate, this cafe is where everyone tends to head for a coffee, cake or something more filling. With its wood-lined interior and big picture windows, it's a lovely spot, and …
Modern British in Newquay

Zacry's

The main restaurant of Watergate Bay Hotel is a smart bistro-diner with wooden booths arranged in a gentle curve, overlooking a semi-open-plan kitchen. Head chef Neil Haydock has a taste for Italian and Stateside fl…
Australian in Newquay

Bush Pepper

Squeezed in among Fore St's amusement arcades, this downtown diner is run by Aussie chef Chris Brookes. It's not particularly fancy, the food is filling and cockle-warming – inch-thick barbecued steaks, big slabs of…
Cafe in Newquay

Box & Barber

Everyone's top spot for a flat white in town, this fine coffeehouse has a loyal following, and covers all the trendy coffee bases, from V60 drip to Aeropress. It also does great breakfasts, plus salads and toasties …
Vegetarian in Newquay

Sprout

If you like your food organic and your ingredients fair trade, then this excellent wholefood shop down an uninviting backstreet is the best address in town. The one-pot veggie meals (such as vegan African peanut ste…
Bistro in Newquay

Lewinnick Lodge

Perched on the cliffs of Pentire Head, giving a knock-out perspective on Newquay's coastline, this gastropub is hard to better for lunch with a view. The decor is modern – lots of wood and plate glass – and the food…
Italian in Newquay

Fifteen Cornwall

With its street-art decor and panoramic beach-view, this canteen-with-a-conscience is run by celeb-chef Jamie Oliver, and trains young apprentices while turning out Jamie's trademark Italian-influenced food. It's an…
Cafe in Newquay

Beached Lamb

So you're looking for a surfy, quirky, so-chilled-out-it's-horizontal hangout? Well, the Beached Lamb would likely be the locals' tip, with a surf-friendly soundtrack, an eclectic decor reclaimed from junk shops, an…