You’re in for a treat, there are some fantastic restaurants in Cornwall! The sheer number and variety of great places to eat is impressive. Fresh-from-the harbour seafood, delicious Cornish Cream Teas, incredible local produce, the famous Cornish pasty…the list goes on! And here are some just a short driving distance from Butterwell Farm.
We have visited all of these restaurants, however over time establishments can vary or change-hands so please bare this in mind and it’s always good to checkout their latest offering on social media or websites. Please also checkout our “Eating” highlight on our Instagram profile @butterwellfarm
Borough Arms: Our closest pub. 2 miles (40 minute walk along the Camel Trail). Dunmere PL31 2RD, 01208 73118, www.theborougharms.com Carvery. Small children’s play area. Dog friendly.
The Welcome Stranger: Fish & Chips. 3 miles. Lanivet, PL30 5HF, 01208 831 583. www.restaurantji.co.uk/cornwall/bodmin/welcome-stranger-/
Lanivet Inn: 3 miles. Lanivet, PL30 5ET, 01208 831 212. www.lanivetinn.co.uk. Pub in the next village.
St Mabyn Inn: 5.7 miles. PL30 3BA. 01208 841 266, www.stmabyninn.com. Family friendly proper country pub. Good food.
St Tudy Inn (one of our favourites): 7.6 miles. PL30 3NN, 01208 850 656, www.tudyinn.co.uk. Great food and service.
The Blisland Inn: 8 miles. PL30 4JK, 01208 850 739, www.bodminmoor.co.uk/blislandinn. “A real ale pub full of character”.
St Kew Inn (one of our favourites): 10 miles. PL30 3HB, 01208 841 259, www.stkewinn.co.uk Traditional village pub overlooking the village green. Cooking on an open fire. Fantastic food, open fires.
The Viraj Indian, Eat In & Takeaway. 2.8 miles. Bodmin, PL31 1JW, 01208 74664 / 73480, www.virajbodmin.co.uk
Wild Bake Pizza (one of our favourites): Takeaway pizza made in a wood fired oven in a converted horse box. Monday: opposite Lidl in Wadebridge, Tuesday: outside Carpet World, Bodmin (VERY close!) Dunmere Rd, Bodmin PL31 2QN, Phone or text your, menu on their website and specials on their Facebook page:
www.wildbake.co.uk, www.facebook.com/wildbakefood/, 07707 082415
Dominos Pizza: 3 miles. Dennison Rd, Bodmin, PL31 2LJ, 01208 77554
The Duchy of Cornwall Nursery Café (one of our favourites): 11 miles, Cott Road, Lostwithiel,Cornwall PL22 0HW, 01208 872 668, www.duchyofcornwallnursery.co.uk/cafe.
Camel Trail Tea Garden: 15 minute walk. Open seasonally.
Woods Café, Cardinham Woods: 01208 78111, https://www.woodscafe.co.uk. Cosy, child- and dog-friendly cafe with outdoor seats serving freshly made snacks, cakes and scones. Set in Forestry Commission land with bike trails, walking trails and Grufallo Trails. Children’s playground.
Strong Adolfos: Hawksfield PL27 7LR, 01208 816949, www.strongadolfos.com. Great café.
The Tiny Thai (one of our favourite takeaways): 07821 651366. www.thetinythai.co.uk. Eat in and takeaway.
The Stepping Stone: Polmorla Road, PL27 7ND, 01208 816 377. https://thesteppingstonewadebridge.co.uk. Great fish dishes.
Wood Green Café: Eddystone Rd, PL27 7AL, 01208 815588, At the end of the Camel Trail next to Lidl carpark.
Tim’s Place Café & Deli: Foundry Court, PL27 7QN, 01208 812550
Clementine Cakery: 1 Trevanson St, PL27 7AW. Cakes, cupcakes, coffee, smoothies. Check them out on Instagram @theclementinecakery
Zara Bakes: Opposite Lidl in Wadebridge. Indulgent sweet treats from a converted horsebox to takeaway. Check them out on Instagram @zarabakes
Saltbox: a mix of converted shipping containers selling street food for takeaway or dine-in options. Near the Camel Trail/Lidl. http://www.saltboxwadebridge.com @eatatsuki South East Asian food. @woodyspizzacornwall @spiceseauk
Prawn on the Lawn (one of our favourites): 11 Duke Street, PL28 8AB, 01841 532 223, www.prawnonthelawn.com. Fantastic local seafood, small plates and mains.
Rojanos in the Square (one of our favourites): 9 Mill Square, PL28 8AE, 01841 532 796, www.paul-ainsworth.co.uk/rojanos-in-the-square/ Italian by Paul Ainsworth.
Rick Steins: He has 3 restaurants in Padstow, 2 just outside Padstow, 1 in Newquay and 1 in Falmouth.
The Seafood Restaurant, Padstow
Rick Stein’s Café (one of our favourites), Padstow
Rick’s Fish & Chips, Padstow
St Petroc’s Bistro, nr Padstow
The Cornish Arms, nr Padstow (no reservations) Great for families.
Rick Stein, Fistral, Newquay
www.rickstein.com, 01841 532700
The Shipwrights Inn: N. Quay PL28 8AF, 01841 532 451. Relaxed traditional pub.
Trevone Beach Cafe: Trevone Rd, PL28 8QY, 01841 520 275, https://m.facebook.com/trevonebeachstoresandcafe/
The Mariners at Rock (one of our favourites): PL27 6LD, 01208 863 679. www.paul-ainsworth.co.uk. Fantastic food over-looking the estuary.
Rock Fish and Chips (one of our favourites): PL27 6NW. Takeaway, no orders in advance.
The Waterfront: Polzeath, PL27 6SP, 01208 869 655 www.waterfrontpolzeath.co.uk/The-Waterfront.
The Cracking Crab: Polzeath, PL27 6TD, 01208 862 333, http://winkingprawngroup.co.uk/cracking-crab/ Open Seasonally, family friendly.
Fee’s Food (one of our favourites): 4 Pavilion Building, PL27 6JT, 01208 869 222. Café, deli and takeaway. Her homemade frozen meals are great for an easy night in (also sold at the Arc deli at Hawksfield, just outside Wadebridge). She also does excellent BBQ boxes, and much more! You can shop in store or order online for collection: www.feesfood.co.uk
Lusty Glaze: Lusty Glaze Beach, Lusty Glaze Road, Newquay, TR7 3AE, 01637 872 444 www.lustyglaze.co.uk Dining on the beach.
Gilmores: 11 Tower Rd, TR7 1LS, 07375 118 263. Mexican food, cocktails and mini golf! Check them out on instagram @gilmores_newquay. Open seasonally.
Fish House: Fistral Beach, TR7 1EW. 01637 872 085, www.thefishhousefistral.com Views of the beach and surf.
Boathouse: S. Quay Hill, TR71HT. 01637 874062. streetfoodonthebeach.co.uk. Open seasonally. Fantastic street food vendors.
The Rocket Store, Boscastle (one of our favourites): 01840 250 310. www.therocketstore.co.uk . A small seafood bar/restaurant situated in Boscastle Harbour. Serving fresh seafood from our boat and meat from our farm nearby.
Fish Kitchen, Nathan Outlaw (one of our favourites): 1 Middle St, Port Isaac, PL29 3RH, 01208 881 183, www.outlaws.co.uk/fishkitchen. Park at the top of town and walk down.
Outlaw’s New Road: 2 Michelin stars. 6 New Road, Port Isaac, PL29 3SB, 01208 880 896, www.outlaws.co.uk/restaurants/new-road/.
The Golden Lion, Port Isaac: Park at the top of town and walk down, 01208 880 336, www.thegoldenlionportisaac.co.uk. Great traditional pub on the harbour front.
The Longstore: Charlestown Harbour, PL25 3NJ, 01726 68598,https://www.thelongstore.co.uk. Overlooking the tall ships of Charlestown Harbour. Relaxed, family friendly, good food.