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The Chough Bakery

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3 The Strand, Padstow, England
+44 1841 533361
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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London, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Chough Bakery is a small family run bakery based at the Quayside in Padstow which has been around for nearly 30 years. Their multi-award winning pasties are made using locally sourced ingredients and are famous for their 'extra dollop' of clotted cream. From artisan breads to homemade cakes, this bakery prides itself by sourcing only the highest quality local... More 

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Thank CHUNARAG
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We went here twice and really enjoyed both visits. I had a traditional which was super tasty and my wife had the lamb and mint. I would have given 5 starts but my wifes pasty was on the cold side! Worth a visit if you're in Padstow!

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Thank Ben T
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice choice of bread and cakes but by far the best pasties in town. Lots of meat in the pasties and nice pastry.

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Thank MunchDevon
St Austell, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst strolling around Padstow in the afternoon sun we realised that hunger had beset us. We were fortunate to come across Choughs and indulge in their excellent pasties, my wife had a cheese pasty which she said was one of best she has ever had. I had a medium steak and I had to agree. We used to frequent Steins... More 

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Thank 1957PhilH
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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98 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They really do the best most mouth watering pasties. Beware though as it is so popular you may have to queue but the good news is you can order on line

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Thank KNAPPICE
Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered 12 steak pasties and a cream tea for delivery to my home. Arrived exactly as promised and absolutely scrummy. The pasties were full with meat, juicy and succulent. Have yet to try the scones (pronounced SCONES and not SCONS!) but the strawberry conserve, Cornish butter, saffron cake and clotted cream await. Would not hesitate to recommend and if your... More 

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Thank OggiOggi
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

By far the best pastys you can get in Cornwall and have been all over the place many times, live in Taunton in Somerset about 2 hours away and can safely say would go down to The Choughs just for their pastys.

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Thank Matt B
Bridgnorth
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely cakes and pasties. Can't knock it. Go every year we're there. Lovely helpful staff. Gets busy in the summer but still fairly busy in the winter months when we're there. Before now I've had to order a load of pasties to take back for my dad and sister.

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Thank David C
London, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

The most friendly bakers ever I loved the Mediterranean vegetable quiche and shortbread. Sensible prices

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Thank Sharon D
Herefordshire, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

On holiday with family, phoned through order weeks before, asked to collect before 12pm xmas eve, which we did. Fantastic different types of breads, mince pies to die for, pastry were super tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4
Cuisine
Fast food, British
Meals
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 17:00
Thursday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 17:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Strand, Padstow, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Padstow
  • Phone Number: +44 1841 533361

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Bury St Edmunds, England, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?