Restaurants

Top Choice Ice Cream in St Keverne

Roskillys Farm

Just outside St Keverne, this renowned organic farm produces some of Cornwall's most delicious ice cream, as well as yoghurts, fudges and sorbets and jams. It’s a lovely spot to spend an afternoon: there are several…
Top Choice International in Porthleven & the Loe

Kota

Half Maori, half Chinese-Malay, chef Jude Kereama takes his culinary inspiration from his globetrotting travels, and his menu is spiced with exotic flavours, from Szechuan to Thai and Malaysian. This is seriously fi…
Top Choice Pub Food in South Helford

Shipwright Arms

Thatched on top, beamed inside, with to-die-for river views, the Helford's waterfront pub is a riverside beauty. Nautical knick-knacks adorn the bar, and there are outside tables right on the water. It's hard to thi…
Top Choice Bistro in South Helford

New Yard

Run by a new chef, Jeff Robinson, this upmarket bistro on the Trelowarren Estate is passionate about local sourcing: fish comes from a Cadgwith boat, meat is from Warrens in Launceston, and most veg is grown on the …
Top Choice Bakery in Lizard Point

Ann's Pasties

Are Ann Muller's pasties the best in Cornwall? Well, according to Rick Stein they are – and judging by the queues stretching out the door at lunchtime, locals seem to agree. Traditionally made and prodigiously sized…
Top Choice British in Helston

Ann's Pasties

Quite possibly the best pasty-maker in Cornwall. Ann Muller's pasties have been so successful she's set up a second shop on an industrial estate in Helston, run by her son. All her pasty varieties are sold here.
Cafe in St Keverne

Fat Apples Cafe

Set in a former vineyard just a couple of minutes or so away from Porthallow's small beach, this secret garden cafe is a real find. Its stock-in-trade is big chunky sandwiches, generous wholefood salads and great sl…
Pub Food in Gunwalloe

Halzephron Inn

On the cliffs above the cove of Gunwalloe, 5 miles south of Helston, this is a historic Cornish local, whitewashed and slate-topped, with brassy trinkets above the bar, stout beams and a menu of beer-battered fish, …
Cafe in Lizard Point

Kynance Cove Cafe

There can be few beachside cafes in Cornwall – or Britain, for that matter – with a finer location than this one, huddled among the rocks on the edge of Kynance Cove. For lunch you'll find pasties, crab sandwiches a…
Cafe in Porthleven & the Loe

Twisted Currant

In the mood for something sticky and sinful? Then head for Susan Plant's sweet little tearoom, where she offers homemade sponges, scones, fancies, treacle tarts and brownies, accompanied by pots of Tregothnan tea. A…