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Rick Stein's Cafe

) #16 of 64 Restaurants in Padstow ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Cafe, Seafood, British
10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
+44 1841 532700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
08:00 - 15:00All hours
Cafe, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
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Reviews (1,459)
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1 - 10 of 1,455 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Pleasant atmosphere, excellent service. Excellent food and wine.Good choice on menu.Onl;ine booking available. Speed of service just right.

Thank PSAG
Reviewed yesterday

Been here before on a few occasions but this is just another run of the mill stein eatery, good service but very average food not worth the £200 plus bill for six. Shame will not return to give another chance, much nicer independent places in...More

Thank Louise N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great night at Rick Steins Cafe. Staff were amazing especially Andrea who looked after us and shared our banter! My 5th visit and second time I've had the Salt and pepper prawns. Amazing spices. Could be a little cheaper especially the wine but still a...More

Thank gadge2
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very busy restaurant and cafe as the food is gorgeous. I had classic fish & chips and has to be the best I've had!

Thank Steff193
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent lunch, friendly welcome . We hadn't booked but no problem at lunchtime but would definitely recommend booking for evening service. I opted for the salt and pepper prawns as a main course ,this was not a problem although only on as a starter on...More

Thank JanT24
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A group of 4 visited here and were were really impressed with the food and service. The menu was really great and was very reasonably priced.

Thank Ben B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restarunt is in a parade of shops in what was the old railway station. love watching Rick Stein on tv. food shows and was looking forward to a meal at this fish restaurant. seating is on high stools around serving area and one long...More

Thank maura38_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent evening in every respect. The tables in the restaurant were a decent size and afforded just the required amount of privacy to be relaxing. Staff were professional and attentive but not intrusive. The food was absolutely delicious and cooked to perfection, every single mouthful...More

Thank Juliana_LadyB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rather pretentious atmosphere but food and service was very good. I had grilled plaice and dh had cod curry. 3 courses for £23.95 was pretty good value I think. It had to be done (when in Padstow, eat at Rick's place!) but wouldn't repeat it.

Thank silvertonsiren
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Rick Stein's tv shows and recipes but a visit to Padstein as the locals derisively call it takes a bit of the gloss off. This cafe is no better than dozens of local fish and chip shops but you have to queue to wait...More

Thank Christine M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Can I pay for wifi in room
13 November 2015|
Response from Jane R | Property representative |
All our guests enjoy complimentary wifi when they stay with us and in our restaurants at no additional charge.
Julie D
Are dogs allowed please?
18 December 2014|
Response from Jane R | Property representative |
We do have a few tables outside in the courtyard at the cafe where dogs are allowed. We also allow dogs at our pub The Cornish Arms in St Merryn. I hope you enjoy your meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 42 - US$ 44
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Padstow
  • Phone Number: +44 1841 532700
  • E-mail
With fresh fish landed right here on our doorstep, our café creates simple seafood dishes with imaginative flavours. Our menu changes daily with influences from afar including dishes such as pad Thai noodles, salt and pepper prawns and cod curry. Breakfasts, cakes and coffees - From the classic full English breakfast to layered granola compote our breakfasts are the perfect way to start the day. Join us at our café in Padstow for a mid morning treat and enjoy homemade cakes and freshly ground coffee.
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