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Out and about at some of our favourite places in Cornwall, from restaurant reviews to suggestions on where to find the best local goodies.

Godrevy Cafe, One of our Favourite Post-Surf Stops

Godrevy Cafe is perched right at the northern corner of St Ives Bay in a great position for walkers, surfers and beach goers. The sandy beach at Gwithian and Godrevy boast some of the best waves in Cornwall and when the swell arrives you will see hundreds of people taking to the sea to enjoy [...]

By | February 18th, 2017|Food and Drink|0 Comments

Gluten free restaurants in Cornwall for Coeliacs

Gluten free meals have never been part of my daily life, but with having a friend who is Coeliac sometimes the choice for a lunch or meal out can be challenging. We have discovered some top spots around Cornwall that we can recommend to cater for the gluten-free diner. You don't have to stick to [...]

By | February 1st, 2017|Food and Drink|0 Comments

An evening at The Bowgie Inn, Crantock

We have heard lots about The Bowgie Inn and on a recent camping trip in Crantock thought we should give it a try. This wonderfully coloured pink pub is found perched high on the headland above Crantock Beach with magnificent views over the surf, River Gannel and Newquays Pentire headland. When you are sat on [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Food and Drink|0 Comments

The Lakeside Cabin Cafe at Nance Fishing Lakes, St Ives

The Lakeside Cabin Cafe is one of Cornwall's hidden gems. A friend recommended this place so having never even noticed it before we decided to track it down. Located on the back road to St. Ives, Nance Fishing Lakes are found nestled between Carbis Bay, Halestown and Trink. It's not really somewhere you would stumble [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Food and Drink|0 Comments

A curry at Rick Stein Fistral, Newquay

We are curry lovers. End of. After trips throughout Asia and India we definitely have a taste for the fragrant curries of the East. We have sampled many of Cornwall's curry restaurants and takeaways, as well as several of Rick Stein's seafood restaurants for a cheeky fish and chips, but never the two together. We [...]

By | July 22nd, 2016|Food and Drink|0 Comments

Porthleven Food and Music Festival Weekend

Porthleven Food and Music Festival takes place in a quaint fishing harbour on Cornwall's south coast, nestled between Praa Sands and Mullion. Already a major foodie hub throughout the year with some amazing restaurants on the harbourside, including Rick Stein, Amelies, Kota, Kota Kai and The Square. Attracting more than 30,000 people they have extended [...]

By | April 17th, 2016|Arts, Culture and Festivals, Food and Drink|2 Comments

Top dog friendly restaurants in Cornwall

There are some top dog friendly restaurants in Cornwall which will let you bring your pooch along. Here are a few of our favourite doggie friendly eateries to try out next time you are nearby. Hub, St Ives This harbour front american style bar has an amazing view, and some pretty tasty food to match, [...]

By | April 14th, 2016|Dog Friendly, Food and Drink|3 Comments