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Fistral Chef

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Cafe, British
2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
+44 1637 850718
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Cafe, British
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2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
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Reviewed 3 September 2013

Small and looks like a real little surf hangout for locals but the food.....wow! Service is top and very friendly while all food seems fresh and well thought out. Steaks cooked to perfection every time! Sitting outside on any evening is a must as they...More

Thank Rodney k
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Arrived at 8.30 after travelling 400 miles chose here as it had some great reviews on ta, can honestly say I have not tasted anything so bad in my life cheaper than cheap sausages refried fried bread cheap beans greasy hash brown. £26 for three...More

4  Thank Melc1972
Antdurks, Owner at Fistral Chef, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2013

I don't get involved with responses anymore, but felt inclined to after reading this piece of work. You forgot to mention the crap fried eggs and cheap rubbery bacon. We remember you very well.. I can honestly say one of the most miserable people who...More

Reviewed 1 September 2013

Amazing steak. Friendly service. Interesting toilet location, but hey I got to see the kitchen. Such a good steak!.

Thank David_A_Collinson
Reviewed 20 August 2013

From the beginning, the waitress, a warm, friendly Glaswegian girl, made us very welcome and really looked after us, making us feel special, even though the restaurant was full. There was a great happy buzz about the place and we could see the kitchen staff...More

Thank liamrooney55
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Nice panini but nothing amazing, and I had to wait a bit too long. Good price for the size of the portion.

Thank Dom A
Reviewed 16 August 2013

We tried the Fistral Chef after reading the reviews on Tripadvisor. We were expecting a lot more. Yes it was reasonable at £5.45 for breakfast but service was painfully slow. They were very busy at 10am with hardly a spare seat but they couldnt cope...More

2  Thank KentSunseeker11
Reviewed 15 August 2013

Very poor sausages in the standard breakfast - sort that out and you'd have a good breakfast. Maybe lose the plum tomatoes as well.

Thank Padders09
Reviewed 10 August 2013

After we dropped our bags off at our accommodation we needed to eat and came across this lovely place which allowed us to sit at the tables on the porch with our dog. We were 2 adults and 2 children who had homemade burgers each...More

Thank Nat T
Reviewed 7 August 2013

Had a lovely meal here last week. I had the Catch of the Day - the most perfectly cooked hake - which came on a huge bed of salad (lettuce, capers, hard-boiled egg, olives, peppers, cucumber, tomatoes, croutons). I asked for a side of chips...More

Thank AngUK_7
Reviewed 3 August 2013 via mobile

Went with my husband and our two young lads for an early lunch. They all had a brekky and I had a sandwich. Really, really good food. Portions are a good size - we were full all day. Really pleasant and friendly staff - even...More

Thank Smackey123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 850718
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Situate 5 mins from the famous Fistral beach.. the Fistral Chef is a vibrant contemporary cafe that's maintained a great reputation for quality food since 1981. Recently refitted and offering a varied menu based on fresh homemade produce. During peak season serving quality steaks and grills and Thai influenced dishes in a very relaxed ambiance and during the day serving quality breakfast and cafe styled dishes. come in and try a fresh juice with your breakfast whist watching MTV or surf DVDs, before your head down to Fistral for a surf 0)
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