We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Porthminster Beach Cafe

Porthminster Beach, St Ives TR26 2EB, England
+44 1736 795352
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“monkfish curry” (192 reviews)
“petit fours” (38 reviews)
“fish and chips” (179 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, International, European, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Porthminster Beach, St Ives TR26 2EB, England
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (2,551)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 2,504 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I dined here during our holiday and we found the food and the service to be excellent. We had originally reserved a table inside, however as we had arrived early we decided to sit outside for a pre-dinner drink. We then decided...More

Thank Graham M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited last week with friends for a special occasion and we were disappointed by the lacklustre service. It took a very long time to be served our main courses and the waiting staff kept making excuses rather than simply apologising. Will hesitate before visiting again.

1  Thank Andyjanewinslow
Reviewed 2 days ago

The cafe is in a great location - on the beach with views over to the harbour. food a bit uneven in terms of experience for our party. Some enjoyed their main courses but others were unimpressed. We did all agree that the desserts were...More

Thank SAK2012_12
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a family lunch on Saturday 19th August, they a view to die for and a menu to match, it is an varied menu and has good vegetarian options. The food is really good with great service cant wait to return

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Really great location to enjoy a snack, lunch or dinner, music on most evenings and during the day great to look at the sea a chill out!

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ducked into the restaurant blind as it was advertising a crab lunch which we had been seeking. And we stumbled across a little gem. Kids food was large portions for just a fiver and the sea food was great. Go for the skinny chips...More

Thank Ash2212
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We've eaten here on several previous occasions and the PBC never fails to impress. Excellent food and service in a stunning location. The Monkfish curry is a must! Kids well catered for. Highly recommended if you've never been.

Thank James L
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sunday lunch with table with views across a crowded holiday beach to the sea. We had the locally caught fish and it was tastiest meal for months ! Delicious. Service was fine, deserts were scrummy. Couldn't want for more. Fantastic lunch !! Goumet chefs for...More

Thank gavaphro
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great food at the beach cafe delicious pizza and a cheeky glass of fizz! watch out for the seagulls!

1  Thank Nicola H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went here on a recommendation from the owner of our hotel. the location is right on the beach which was nice. the food was all very fresh and well cooked without being too fusy. prob my favorite dinner of the week. the service wasn't...More

Thank Kenneth-London76
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
The Hidden Kitchen & Dining
174 reviews
.47 km away
The Cornish Deli
510 reviews
.59 km away
The Mex
620 reviews
.54 km away
Back Street Bistro
746 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby Attractions
Porthminster Beach
1,193 reviews
.40 km away
Barbara Hepworth Museum and Sculpture Garden
1,063 reviews
.68 km away
Kidz R Us
172 reviews
.60 km away
St Ives Bay
148 reviews
.61 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Sloftsuk
15 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Duncan W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know
0
Votes
jacquelinechinn2017
27 April 2017|
Answer
Response from Duncan W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry don't know contact the restaurant
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 32
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 21:30
Monday
09:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 21:30
Thursday
09:00 - 21:30
Friday
09:00 - 21:30
Saturday
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porthminster Beach, St Ives TR26 2EB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 795352
  • E-mail
Description
Sorry for any inconvenience but we are closed on Christmas Day
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing