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The Beach Restaurant

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Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
+44 1736 798798
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended, but our experience was as follows. Had booked a table in advance but noticed that 'walk ins' got the nicer positioned tables. Food was overcooked ( fillet steak and the monkish fillets ) and was only lukewarm. A caraf of wine was very overpriced and only worked out as being 2 large glasses of wine.... More 

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St Neots, United Kingdom
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738 reviews
325 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 265 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I walked in for lunch and were given a table with a great sea view. Wine was great and reasonable, well-balanced to go with sea food. The food was great-- starters were brown shrimp served as a pate in a traditional glass jar, while my wife had scallops that she thought were among the best she's had.... More 

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Thank Dave C
Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

As before (last time on May 18th 2014) I had my birthday lunch treat at the Beach Restaurant. We had booked a window table in advance and were so touched to see birthday confetti on our reserved table. I was wished happy birthday on arrival from our waitress and from the family at the table next to us. One of... More 

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Thank MoragJanes
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spur of the moment decision to try this restaurant. I am delighted I did, the atmosphere, view and staff are wonderful. They were attentive but not over the top, just the right balance. The food was delicious, I had cod loin with Chorizo crust and roasted veg, so good I didn't want to finish eating. I will definitely be visiting... More 

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Thank Kath J
London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my husband for a fish dinner and it was lovely. The food was well presented and great, friendly staff and good atmosphere. Wanted to go back the next evening but was fully booked!!

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Thank 991Marina
Birmingham
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67 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was such a lovely meal. The four of us all had very different dishes. All were very nice. I can wholly recommend the Cajun pasta (veggie with option to add fish/ chicken). There is a fabulous view from the restaurant as well. We walked in and were given seats however I imagine when the season starts properly this will... More 

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Thank s_murrelluk
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommended. Amazing fresh fishes and crabs. Friendly atmosphere and good service. I'd come back without any doubt.

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Thank Jose Luis A
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3 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had an Evening meal here with my wife.Both our choices of sea bass and plaice in herb butter were cooked to perfection.The busy restaurant with the pleasant and professional waiting on staff together with a sea view made it for us an alround great night.

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Thank Jonathan p
Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Went with my partner for seafood and were not disappointed at all. Between us we had a large bowl of mussels in a white wine sauce, nifty little plant pots of sea food- cockles, prawns etc, and the cleanest freshest oysters I've tasted served in ice. Service was great, good value for money considering the quality of the food, and... More 

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Thank 425jen
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Atmosphere: 4/5 Food: 4/5 Service: 5/5 Value for money: 5/5 Great friendly service with tasty food and a lovely view of the harbour.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798798

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