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National Trust Cafe

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Shop & Information Centre The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
+44 1840 250353
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little Cornwall village is perhaps best known to tourists for its Museum of Witchcraft & Magic, but it offers a great deal more. In this lengthy one floor shop, offering a wide range of local goods aimed at tourists, you'll find hints of just what that is, from books & paintings highlighting its gorgeous landscapes, to clothing, food &... More 

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Thank Shawn F
Somerset, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in whilst at Boscastle, and enjoyed a coffee, The café provides a good selection of both drinks and cakes. Would have got a five star but drinks are served in a paper cup, not really National Trust style.

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Thank Michael P
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Nice coffee made as we requested, nice cakes, good service with a smile and a clean environment. Thank you

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Thank hislordshipcornwall
West Sussex
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Had a lovely light lunch here whilst on holiday. The tomato, red pepper and lentil soup was delicious! Staff and service was very good.

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Thank jojo497
staffordshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped off for lunch in Boscastle. We have been before to the National Trust Cafe. Just want to say - the food was excellent. Just a quick sandwich but fresh, tasty & quick. The staff are so friendly. We took our big daft dog in too !! He was made very welcome. What a lovely place !!!

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Thank rosemary48
Glastonbury, Somerset
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect stop after a long coastal walk. Lovely cakes and hot drinks. Alcoholic drinks available too.

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Thank Andy W
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Nothing stunning, quietist cafe at the sea end of Boscastle, warm and welcoming on this wet and windy day. The best bit was in finding a Flat White very near to the taste of those we had in NZ, we've been searching for a long while. Well done and thanks.

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Thank Neal M
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The National Trust visitors centre is in a beautiful location adjacent to Boscastle harbour. The usual gifts are available in the National Trust shop. The coffee is excellent and a good selection of cakes are offered to the peckish visitor. All served in paper cups and plates that are composted locally to reduce waste water being discharged into the sea.

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Thank Frank W
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

On a coach trip to this lovely village.... Called in for a quick bit and had a Cornish Cream Tea....... It was delicious and not expensive.....served by very nice staff....

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Worksop, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Always visit the National Trust shop and cafe at Boscastle. The shop has the usual NT goodies and there is a very informative exhibit regarding the dreadful flooding Boscastle suffered in 2004. The cafe also has the usual food goodies you would expect from the National Trust and without fail I always have a cream Tea here. There are a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop & Information Centre The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Boscastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 250353

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?