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Seafood Cafe

45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
+44 1736 794004
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (263 reviews)
“potatoes” (141 reviews)
“swordfish” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely meal , great service . I was amazed at the mussels, I had wanted to try them for a long time and so glad I chose the Seafood Cafe to have them

Thank Kazza2407
Reviewed 3 days ago

We looked on Tripadvisor for a seafood restaurant on our visit to St Ives. This restaurant got good reviews and after checking the menus on their website we booked a table. The restaurant is very light and modern and we were seated promptly and given...More

Thank HolidayFan53
Reviewed 4 days ago

Fresh Seafood to choose from the counter in the evening, Booking is a must other wise you might not get a table

Thank lahmer
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Turned up on a whim wanting fresh fish.. Ordered the salt n pepper squid-to die for! Crab linguine-again can't be missed and you have got to order the onion rings, just because you will have never seen anything like it in your life! Beautiful 10/10...More

Thank claire b
Reviewed 5 days ago

This was recommended to us as a "Must Do" restaurant! We ordered a lobster - the day before visiting (as they are cooked to order) It arrived under cooked, slimy and rubbery. Even the manageress gave the opinion it was not right. For replacement meals...More

2  Thank KevRaven
Reviewed 5 days ago

Visited here for a special occasion having been recommended it by so many people. We went for lunch and although it is a different menu, still expected the same standards people raved about. I genuinely don't think our waitress smiled at us once nor were...More

1  Thank ilovehotelbreaks
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Ate at the Sea Cafe while spending a night at St Ives. I had the crab bake and crab linguine which were both very tasty. My wife had the salt and pepper squid which was cooked well with a mouthwatering dip. I couldnt comment on...More

Thank DavidEssex67
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not the force it was. Fish ordinary and service pretty poor and aloof.Staff not as helpful as on previous visits .Pop music way too loud.Ambiance poor.Management needs to have a long look at service aspect

1  Thank Bryan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely meal here and managed to get a table without booking, early evening on a Tuesday. The food was delicious and cooked with our choice of sauces and sides. Service was great. Will definitely eat here (and book ahead) next time we...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't usually write reviews but thought this restaurant deserved a mention, lovely menu that can be viewed at the fresh food counter if required, myself and my family ordered within 10 mins of arriving for our booking and drinks order taken, waitress was a dream...More

Thank Kajella
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Questions & Answers
14 October 2016|
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Response from TinyTimTulips | Reviewed this property |
I am unable to answer this question as I am not connected to the restaurant in anyway, and do not know the owners, staff or Management or even live nearby.
5 June 2016|
Response from Femi O | Reviewed this property |
Yes babies are definitely welcome at lunch time. I was there with my family and saw two couples with babies and a one had a pram. I can only assume they would not object at dinner time either. If in doubt you can always... More
3 November 2015|
Response from Rachaelstella | Property representative |
No , so sorry we unfortunately don't. We have a fresh food counter . And therefor unable to accomadate pets in the restaurant. And have no outside space. You could try porthmister kitchen 01736799874 on the harbour front... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 Fore Street, St Ives TR26 1HE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 794004
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