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The Beach Restaurant

Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
+44 1736 798798
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (78 reviews)
“chowder” (42 reviews)
“mustard mash” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
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1 - 10 of 913 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

If you're staying for a week or so in or near St Ives you should definitely add this place to your list. The entrance to the restaurant is up a flight of stairs next to their downstairs fish counter, so maybe this puts people off,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank M621
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found the place by accident as we called for coffee half an hour before opening - they still served us and looked at the menu and decided to go back for lunch. Overall good honest reasonably priced food and a view to die for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank richardrG5404TB
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

My partner and I chose to visit the Beach Restaurant due to its fantastic location and choice of food. We were extremely happy with our meals which were delicious. Our waitress was excellent, super friendly and chatty. We would definitely come back again.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank e_thorpe1
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Arriving late in St Ives after horrendous 8 hour train journey with my elderly Mum and Aunt. Convinced everywhere was closed as it was late but the lovely friendly lady let us in and made us so welcome. The service was amazing and the food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gerie M
Reviewed 6 November 2018 via mobile

Took my parents away for the weekend 19th October and came across this restaurant and manage to get a table stunning views over the harbour clean and fresh decor and food was fantastic will definitely return.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank sharonbQ1204AI
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

I'm writing this review immediately after buying the fish & chips takeout as im so appalled by the quality I had to let others know. This has got to be the worst fish & chips we ever ate, or didn't eat as they were so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
3  Thank BotBot1980
Reviewed 5 November 2018

This was a return visit & it was great to see that the dining chairs & benches have been upgraded & are now really comfy with quality upholstery. We sat in the window & evening though it was an autumn night there's still plenty going...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Our favourite restaurant in St Ives, which given the amount of great eateries is some achievement and having been visiting the beautiful town for 50 years. The staff are wonderful and always manage to squeeze you in, although booking is essential especially if you want...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Popped in for lunch. The staff were really welcoming and the food was great. Would definitely return.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Andy M
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

This place is great! Couldn’t fault it. Very nice whole local Sea Bream just £18 cooked to perfection. Delicious salmon. Sublime Hake. With every fish you get to choose your seasoned butter and side! Yum! Unpretentious and just super! The restaurant is above the best...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AnneRobe
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17 February 2018|
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Response from Terrie C | Reviewed this property |
It is advisable during the summer months, especially if you prefer a table by the window.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798798
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