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the Rumbling Tum Cafe

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Upton Slip | 48, Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
10:00 - 15:00
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped there for cornish cream tea. So very good, the cakes were warm, the clotted cream was out of this world. Big pot of tea, plenty of everything. The staff was very courteous. Little gem off the main street.

Thank voyageur67NC
Friday Bridge, Wisbech
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff were very friendly & our order was taken quickly & politely. My Lasagna was very nice & my husband really enjoyed his all day breakfast. Will definately visit again. Many Thanks

Thank Shirley M
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely little cafe. When my wife and I first called in to the Rumbling Tum we were not sure what to expect.The cafe is not the biggest place and tucked away. I ordered the lasagna and my wife a panini. The pot of tea was enormous. Food arrived quickly and was cooked very well. We would definitely eat... More 

Thank Rob A
Falmouth, United Kingdom
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339 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

We have been here a few times for breakfast and its always very well cooked and tasty, all for a reasonable price and friendly service. There is a good selection of coffees and teas and breakfast is served all day. Only drawback really is lack of WiFi and a poor mobile signal probably due to its location. Other than that... More 

Thank MarkCornwall_UK
Seaton, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a cup of tea and a toasted teacake. Very quiet as it was Jan 3rd. Small cafe that serves all day breakfast among other meals and snacks.

Thank Mandy S
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73 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 December 2016

went here as havnt been in for a while and DeWynns was busy , must say i was very disappointed , the standard has definitely gone down in my opinion , the beans were warm , the bacon hard , the hogs pudding was nice tho , eggs ok , mushrooms overcooked , shame as this was always such a... More 

Thank kepsy
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Been coming to rumbling tum for quite a few years now it's our only destination for lunch or brunch. Breakfast is fabulous and lunches are the same. Good quality food and lovely staff. Highly recommended

Thank Claire T
Redhill, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely little tucked away cafe. We stumbled across it when visiting Falmouth for the day. Had two coffees each, my son had an Oreo milkshake ( he loved it) big breakfasts (x2) and a yummy panini. All served by a lovely waitress who was very smiley and helpful. Such a reasonable price I thought they had made a mistake -... More 

Thank Scoobiesdoo
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100 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Hubby spotted this as it was down a little alley and could have been easily missed, another review mentioned it felt chacterless and I have to agree, it didn't have a homely feel, I jus remember white walls in this little seating area. We decided to have lunch, I had a salad which had a variety of leaves and had... More 

Thank sheffieldwanderer
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112 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

After arriving in Falmouth after a long journey we were looking for somewhere for a quick cup of tea and a cake . The first place we came across was the Rumbling Tum Cafe , down a little alley . The tea and cake were fine but the surroundings were characterless and basic - the building has so much potential... More 

Thank Malcolm R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Upton Slip | 48, Church Street, Falmouth TR11 3DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?