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Polpeor Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Lizard Point, Helston TR12 7NU, England
+44 1326 290939
09:30 - 17:00
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 09:30 - 17:00
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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This has to be one of the most wonderful Cafe's I could ever have the pleasure to visit. I think even if it was not on this perfect spot it would still be top class. The service is way beyond what you get in other cafe's the food is perfect regardless of what you order. Top marks for everything and... More 

Thank T0mRand
Ramsbottom, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

lovely friendly café right on lizard point brilliant home cooked food with views to die for. same quality on each return visit sometimes a year apart ! GF options and allergy advice available

Thank legless50
Fraddon, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

We came upon this Café after visiting the Lighthouse. It was VERY busy, and the staff were pushed to the limit. BUT it ran like clockwork, the food was good, the staff were friendly, and it was very reasonable.

Thank Luncher2014
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We didn't expect to be having lunch when we arrived at The Lizard, however after stumbling on the cute little café, we opted to sit and eat. Glad we did, the views are breathtaking and food hearty and value for money. The staff are really on the ball with serving customers and ensuring they are attended to. Definitely worth a... More 

Thank stircrazygirl
Liskeard, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Staff were attentive and friendly. Food is good with a large menu and the not chocolate and coffee are lovely.

Thank LizzyD2
Helston, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

huge menu, great value, just lovely! Beautiful views and a welcome stop on the coastal path. Will be back

Thank tregaddra
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Walked down too this cafe for spot of lunch,& too take in the stunning views of Lizard point. Food was good for a little cafe, a good selectoin. Looked a popular place!!!

Thank Sally D
Plymouth, Devon
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109 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

On a freezing cold, blustery, sunny day on the Lizard Point we sought sanctuary in the Polpeor Café. What a great decision. The views were glorious, but even better were the cream teas. Delicious! The scones were so light and fluffy they almost floated away, and the helpings of clotted cream and jam were very generous. The staff were efficient... More 

Thank Pennies-from-Devon
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141 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

On an beautiful, calm day the views from this cafe are spectacular. Can't comment on the food as we didn't eat here but the milkshake was amazing!

Thank MarkRF
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

Wonderful setting, unspoilt area, good food, well served, with stunning views. Who could ask for more? Wish I could be here every day....

Thank sharonmdowney

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lizard Point, Helston TR12 7NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290939

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