Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Truro

Falmouth Bay Seafood Café

Rightly touted as Truro's top restaurant, this smart seafooderie focuses on the fruits of the sea – tuck into fresh Fal oysters or Falmouth Bay scallops, then go for the seafood platter (£40). The lunch and pre-thea…
Street Food in Truro

Craftworks Street Kitchen

It looks dicey from the outside (it's built from an old shipping container), but this rough-and-ready little diner turns out the best street food in the city. Choose from delicious tacos and burritos like piri-piri …
Seafood in Truro

Hooked!

Decent seafood down a rather insalubrious side street off Lemon Quay. Expect the usual fare – mussels, seafood platters, catch of the day – and a good-value pre-theatre menu (two/three courses £15/18, available at l…
British in Truro

Thomas Daniell

Run by the owners of the Old Grammar School, this sophisticated gastropub is looking sleek and modern since its recent refurbishment, and it's become one of the city's new favourites. Big wooden tables, local ales o…
Burgers in Truro

Hub Box

With three locations in Cornwall and another in Exeter, this ever-popular burger joint is definitely doing something right. This is the original and best of the bunch: the setting inside a converted church is fun, a…
Farm in Truro

Nancarrow Farm

This rural farm's bread-and-butter is hosting weddings, but it's also made a name for itself thanks to its lavish monthly feasts. They're usually themed – think Spanish fiesta, or seafood extravaganza – but generall…
Cafe in Truro

Cornish Food Box Company

If it's local provenance that's important, then look nowhere other than this backstreet deli-cafe. They started out packing up boxes of veg, meat and treats for customers, but have since branched out with a deli and…
Bistro in Truro

Bustopher Jones

It's been open, closed and open again over recent years, but Bustopher's is back for downtown bistro dining: expect substantial dishes like pan-seared hake with a mussel-butter sauce and duck with dauphinoise potato…
Cafe in Truro

Archie Brown's

The Truro outpost of Penzance's much-loved wholefood cafe, Archie Brown's serves up lovely salads and imaginative vegetarian mains, as well as a copious selection of herbal teas. The cafe's upstairs, and there's a w…
Bakery in Truro

Baker Tom

Young baker Tom Hazzledine has a growing reputation for his artisan breads and patisseries, and now has several shops across Cornwall. This bakery inside Lemon St market is the one that started it all.