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Pels

Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
+44 1736 795006
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (194 reviews)
“pizza” (90 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
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1 - 10 of 552 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We had coffee and cake here which was pleasant and the staff were helpful. The café is well situated being on the main harbour of St Ives. As it is a very small café at the busy times such as lunchtime you have to have...More

Thank Sus1952
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food and great coffee. Situated on the harbour but too low down for a view. However, a relaxing and cosy little gem.

Thank Perry M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything gluten free, pancakes, paninis, Pizza!!!! Ate here twice for lunch while here for 3 days. Not just because it had good options for gluten free but because the food was really lovely. Massive salads and GF pizza was lovely. Great sun trap too. Definitely...More

Thank c3charlie
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely review! We have worked hard over the last 18months to put together a strong GF menu. That said, we have also worked hard to ensure our GF offer is to a very high standard. We know only too well that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Pels for Crab Sandwiches yesterday and found no places to sit inside or out. Decided to order two crab sandwiches to takeaway along with other items and take our chances with the gulls on the beach. Were asked to wait outside for the...More

2  Thank Andrew G
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

‘Beware the owner’ - Gosh, what a title for a Trip Advisor Review. I have another suggestion for the title. How about: ‘Beware the embellished Review’? I and other customers, have a very different account of your visit to Pels. When you placed your order,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had heard a lot about this place, especially there pancakes so I thought I would try it out. Not busy, just me and one other customer. I ordered the black cherry and chocolate pancake with a latte. The girl who made the pancake was...More

1  Thank bandit7
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I am very sorry that you did not enjoy your visit to Pels. As you can see from the many great reviews we have received, particulate for our crepes, we pride ourselves on producing great quality home made food. Just...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered Pels during a week's stay in St Ives. My first meal was a goats cheese and walnut crepe. It was absolutely delicious. Generous in portion size and beautifully cooked. This resulted in us going three times during the week and we were not...More

Thank mollyz329
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review! It means so much to us when we get it right as we know this means our customers will have had a great time with us! Sometimes we too wish we had a bigger cafe, but at the same...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Such a cute little cafe. Only a couple of tables inside but a huge menu, including loads of gluten-free options and even a dairy-free cake option too!More

Thank Chloe1001
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review. We are not the largest cafe in the World but we do have 5 tables inside and a bench outside and can seat 20 people in total. We have worked hard to create a quality GF Menu and...More

Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

My mom and teenage son had the lemon and sugar pancakes which were yummy and the staff are really friendly and they are open quite late and allow dogs inside.More

Thank alli-g37
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Pels, especially the crepes! They are very much one of our specialities. We have worked hard on our customer service this year so it is pleasing to know that you had great service. Thank you for...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018

Me and my partner visited this place few weeks ago for a quick dinner. Pizzas we ordered were amazing and the staff was incredibly friendly with all of the customers that came in during our visit. We're definitely going to try the crepes next time...More

Thank rh1273
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Thank you for your review! Our pizzas have always been very popular, both to eat in and to take away. This year we have introduced a new range of pizzas called Pels Premium Pizzas - hand made bases with new & different toppings - we...More

Reviewed April 17, 2018 via mobile

The coffee was good but the apple cake is to die for and the brownies are great to the place is nice and clean and fresh will call again next time I go to St IvesMore

Thank coach_driver39
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

All our cakes are home made and have to pass a very rigorous quality control process - me!! We pride ourselves on providing fresh, high quality food for all our customers and am so pleased that you enjoyed your visit. The apple cake is a...More

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ambermarriott80
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Steve D | Property representative |
Yes we do - we have an extensive GF menu including cakes, paninis, hot meals, sandwiches and crepes
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RachelMaisy
June 23, 2017|
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Response from Steve D | Property representative |
Yes we do! You and your dog are both very welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday
9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday
9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday
9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 795006
Description
St. Ives seafront sit in and take away. Small licensed cafe specialising in home cooked food. Gluten free range of food. Well behaved dogs allowed.
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