We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St Mawes Bakery

The Quay, St Mawes TR2 5DW, England
+44 1326 270292
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pastries” (148 reviews)
“bread” (41 reviews)
“cornish pasty” (14 reviews)
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
The Quay, St Mawes TR2 5DW, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (283)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 280 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic bakery. Their Cornish pasties are delicious and their squares amazing. Friendly staff who actually delivered to hotel so we could take their pasties home with us. Excellent bakery

Thank Vancouver111
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Walked the kids down for a pasty and pastry . Warm friendly welcome and excellent produce. We will return!

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff.Worth the wait-due to the demand, piping hot, lovely pastry,plentiful, tasty filling,accompanied with a mug of tea, whilst enjoying the wonderful view. Chocolate cake that we had as take-away was also yummy.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Atmosphere was zero as the person serving was more interested in talking with her friends than serving a customer. This was supposed to be the "bees knees" for Cornish Pasties but their product was only average and I definitely experienced better pasties elsewhere in Cornwall...More

Thank John H
Jane C, Owner at St Mawes Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi John Thank you for your feedback on us. As you can see we don’t make a habit of replying to trip advisor reviews good or bad but we always consider making everyone welcome in our shop a high priority. We don’t pretend to be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in St Mawes and called into this little shop a few times. The staff even opened up early when we wanted to call in early before a morning walk. Great pasties.

Thank airfix61
Reviewed 11 October 2018

As a born & bred Cornish person, I absolutely love this little no frills bakery. The lovely lady serving is so friendly & serves with a local flare & accent! Part & parcel of visiting St Mawes. The scones, saffron buns & other local goodies...More

Thank Culvey
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Fab bakery with scones to die for and great pastries. Only problem is they sell out fast so get there early. They do need more selection for vegetarians as very limited.

Thank Angelica1Kent
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

I really cannot understand these places that don’t supply to demand. The Pasties here are lovely but our preference is chicken or veg. St Mawes bakery only does traditional or cheese & veg as we don’t eat beef & we have have been here on...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Great local small bakery. Whilst not a huge selection we all good quality .not a lot more to say now bla bla bla bla bla

Thank thebosshogg
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

This has to be THE worst pasty I have ever tasted. Bland pastry, bland mushy vegetables inside and inconsistent seasoning - in fact all the seasoning in my pasty was delivered in one mouthful. I returned thinking my first impression must have been wrong given...More

1  Thank Davidppp2018
Nearby HotelsSee all 5 hotels in St Mawes
The Ship and Castle Hotel
557 reviews
.04 km away
The St Mawes Hotel
250 reviews
.04 km away
The Idle Rocks
486 reviews
.18 km away
The Rising Sun
248 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hotel Tresanton Restaurant
493 reviews
.35 km away
The Watch House
629 reviews
.13 km away
The Idle Rocks
472 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. Anthony Head Walk
109 reviews
.61 km away
Towan Beach - The Roseland
6 reviews
1.50 km away
St Mawes Ferry
442 reviews
.03 km away
St. Mawes Castle
560 reviews
.66 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Janice S
15 September 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Di B | Reviewed this property |
I am a customer. You need to ask the Bakery
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
08:30 - 04:00
08:30 - 04:00
08:30 - 04:00
08:30 - 04:00
08:30 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, St Mawes TR2 5DW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  St Mawes
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 270292
St Mawes bakery is a local family owned business. It has been running for over 100 years now. We take pride in our freshly baked and made products including our delicious traditional pasties which are made to a recipe as old as we are. We pride ourselves that we make, bake and serve our products on the same day which are made in St Mawes itself (less than 200 m from our shop).
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing