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Seafood Cafe

45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
+44 1736 794004
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (254 reviews)
“potatoes” (139 reviews)
“swordfish” (20 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We chose here as we liked the menu we read on the outside, we were very lucky to get a table, as very popular, and I can see why we ordered the crab linguine, and it was lovely, so tasty, the staff are all very...More

Thank tinkerbell241288
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We booked 8 of us into here after trawling round the town and being a bit underwhelmed by most restaurants attitudes towards a two family party. The fish on display was very helpful in everyone choosing. We had a great meal. The staff were very...More

Thank CMBlade
Reviewed yesterday

We liked the look of this establishment, so called in early one evening and they squeezed us in at a table for two. They explained we could go to the fish and meat counter and select the specific items we wanted. The fish we selected...More

Thank R P
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visit Cornwall year on year and eat in St Ives often. This year, as a one off, we haven't stayed in the town so only visited for the day. We therefore gave the children the choice of eatery and both agreed that the Seafood...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this by accident at lunchtime; it doesn't look massively impressive from the outside, but the food is very impressive. There is a large selection of fish and seafood to choose from, all locally caught, and our lunches were delicious. My mussels were the...More

Thank JYorks80
Reviewed 3 days ago

We didn't book but called in on the off chance and got a table. Excellent choices and excellent food. Mostly fish but some meats available. I had the crab linguine and my wife had monk fish -- both delicious. You should book ahead because it...More

Thank sasher_11
Reviewed 3 days ago

Alle bit "stressing" order-system where you in a hurry and with a lot of people around you should compose your dinner. A bad gimmick. Food ok.

Thank 876olen
Reviewed 3 days ago

Service was good, but I don't want to be seated to be told that I have to go and queue to order my food. There was some limp looking fish in a display cabinet, very over-priced and the portion sizes not obvious. We went for...More

Thank somersetpaul
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good fish and chips and good price. But there was all sorts of fresh fish to choose from at various prices. Value for money. Service very quick and pleasant staff

Thank Pensionerwaiting
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We queued for the opening at 5.30pm and were told they were fully booked although had 1 table left. So lucky! The food was fantastic - lots of choice of fresh fish. We had the seafood medley which was great and pudding was superb too....More

Thank melodymorris
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14 October 2016|
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Response from TinyTimTulips | Reviewed this property |
I am unable to answer this question as I am not connected to the restaurant in anyway, and do not know the owners, staff or Management or even live nearby.
5 June 2016|
Response from Femi O | Reviewed this property |
Yes babies are definitely welcome at lunch time. I was there with my family and saw two couples with babies and a one had a pram. I can only assume they would not object at dinner time either. If in doubt you can always... More
4 November 2015|
Response from Rachaelstella | Property representative |
No , so sorry we unfortunately don't. We have a fresh food counter . And therefor unable to accomadate pets in the restaurant. And have no outside space. You could try porthmister kitchen 01736799874 on the harbour front... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 794004
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