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Surf Shack Cafe

Wharf Road | 1 Rose Lodge, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
+44 7905 998808
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bratwurst” (7 reviews)
“crepes” (13 reviews)
“banoffee” (3 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Wharf Road | 1 Rose Lodge, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a cup of tea and some food here on a cold day in St Ives. The view of the sea was beautiful, and the staff were very friendly. For a snack the food was fine - we ate omelette.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Miss K J C
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Very friendly welcome to this laid back atmospheric little cafe, with a table in the window (if you can get it) to take in the fabulous view of St. Ives Harbour. We found a cosy up-cycled table for two and really enjoyed our Latte and...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank val292014
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Amazing view over the harbour. Very friendly staff who actually take your order quickly with a smile. Dog friendly. Coffee was good and the proper job afterwards went down well while drinking in the view and ambience.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Serenity201
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Love coming back rain or shine. Good selection of food & drinks - cakes, crepes, paninis in a relaxed atmosphere

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank LBraddy2304
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We’d come to the Surf Shack on our last trip to St Ives earlier this year and really enjoyed it and this week have made several visits for breakfast, lunch and coffee as it’s such a relaxing place to go. The staff really make the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kathyn1691
Reviewed 9 October 2018

A mish mash of furniture but coffee is great it's relaxing and a chance to buy some pieces that have been made(cabinets,shelving units etc)I love it and good is good too

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Debnmel
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Arrived in St. Ives a few days ago and have visited several times now for refreshments ranging from coffee and cake, breakfast and lunch. Great service from friendly, helpful staff and delicious food and drinks every time. Great job; well done!!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mark T
Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great view over the harbour in a nicely done up loft space. The salted caramel cake was sumptuous a great way to end a day of walking. Good value as well, a nice find

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 16 September 2018

So far the best coffee we have had in St Ives. Had previously visited the location in a previous visit to St Ives three years ago and whilst the format has changed, it was a vintage shop then, the service and coffee was just as...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stevewt4
Reviewed 16 September 2018

Excellent location especially if you can get the window seat. Lovely, friendly staff. Great menu and very vegetarian friendly. The veggie/vegan hotdog is so very tasty.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lesley C
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road | 1 Rose Lodge, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 7905 998808
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