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The Beachcomber

The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1PU, England
+44 1736 794844
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
“panini” (19 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1PU, England
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

We stopped here on a windy chilly day and it was a welcome stop. The soup was outstanding as were the sandwiches. We were a party of four and everyone was pleased. The staff was very friendly. All in all a delightful break in our...More

1  Thank thebookgal
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I recently had a brunch meal here and it was very good. The menu choice was excellent, the café was clean and tidy and the service was good. The view out over the harbour was great, you could people watch all day long. I have...More

Thank Mandie S
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

What a lovely cafe. Staff extremely friendly and the food is delish. We visited twice in the week we were in Cornwall. My partner had a cream tea both times, which he said was one of the best he'd had. I had a prawn sandwich...More

Thank JulieandDave2014
Reviewed 15 October 2017

After 6hrs of travelling we arrived to a wonderfully sunny St Ives we managed to get a outside table and my partner had afternoon tea for 1 with two scones jam and clotted cream i had the cheese and tomato sandwich , Wow what a...More

Thank LordLouie64
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We came across this cafe looking at many over priced ones in St Ives for locals. Well gem great coffee, hot chocolate and cakes all fresh. Service to the table by friendly staff we will be back.

Thank Overhead1
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

This is the place to have afternoon tea, very nice and filling, would definitely come again, friendly and welcoming staff and good valve for money. Highly recommend.

Thank andrew e
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We are local live in truro and pop to st ives a few times a year it was a lovely day for sept, we decided to have a cream tea so picked this place, dont get me wrong its a lovely little cafe nice staff...More

1  Thank Ian J
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Love St. Ives and you are spoilt for choice for places to eat but my mum and dad love this place. You will be lucky to get a seat outside but inside you still get a nice view of the sea. Coffees are very nice...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

A wet afternoon and so we decided to cheer ourselves up with a cream tea, Two good sizes scones, lovely jam and a fair old pot of clotted cream. Now that feels a lot better. A great little place overlooking the harbour.

1  Thank MandAtripping
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Managed to get a table in this very busy cafe. The sandwiches are well filled with quality ingredients. The cream teas looked good. Limited seating outside. Local artwork for sale on the walls.

1  Thank Wendy119186363
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 794844
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