West Cornwall 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

Porthleven's top restaurant is run by half Maori, half Chinese-Malay chef Jude Kereama. Set in an old harbourside mill, the menu is spiced with Far Eastern and fusion flavours, underpinned by classic French credenti…
Top Choice Bistro in St Ives

Porthminster Beach Café

This is no ordinary beach cafe: it's a full-blown bistro with a gorgeous sun-trap terrace and a superb Mediterranean-influenced menu, specialising in seafood. Tuck into rich bouillabaisse, seafood curry or Provençal…
Top Choice British in Marazion

Ben's Cornish Kitchen

Blink and you'll miss Ben Prior's restaurant as you zip along Marazion's main street, but diners travel from far and wide to taste his superlative cooking, which majors in meaty Cornish flavours with a French influe…
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 Pub Food in Newlyn

Tolcarne Inn

This Newlyn inn is run by chef Ben Tunnicliffe, a long-standing name on the Cornish dining scene. The ethos here is refreshingly honest – top-quality fish, seafood and locally sourced meat, served with minimal fuss.…
Top Choice British in Zennor

Gurnard's Head

On the wonderful coast road between Zennor and St Just, you can't possibly miss the Gurnard's – its name is emblazoned on the roof. It's earned a reputation as one of west Cornwall's top dining pubs, known for its c…
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 Ice Cream in St Agnes

Troytown Farm Ice Cream

Troytown Farm's exceptional ice cream and sorbets are sold across the islands, but there's nothing quite like tasting it at source. Made in small batches with milk from the farm's dairy herd, it's seriously deliciou…
Top Choice Bakery in Hayle

Philps

According to many local aficionados, Philps makes the best pasties in Cornwall, made to the same recipe laid down by the bakery's founder, Sam Philps, some 60 years ago. It's hard to argue – generously sized, tradit…