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National Trust Cafe

Shop & Information Centre The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
+44 1840 250353
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (35 reviews)
“rock cake” (3 reviews)
“cheese scone” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Shop & Information Centre The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

During our very wet trip to Cornwall we went once again to Boscastle, nice in the winter as it is not so crowded although the weather could have been kinder. The NT shop was our first stop for lunch, and very welcome it was too,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Penny C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A very welcome sight after a long days walk. The cafe provides delicious snacks with friendly staff and great views of the harbour.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank VickyWClaire
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Re-visited Boscastle after a number of years & was delighted to find such a delightful cafe! Very popular so very busy but the staff turned the tables over quickly & efficiently, so we didn't have to wait very long. Nice standard of drinks & a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DW1958
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Cafe situated at the end of the shop - Home made cakes and good coffee is always a good combination . Not a huge place but good if you manage to get a table

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ruthj473
Reviewed 20 October 2018

As with all National Trust cafes the food is excellent. There is a shop alongside with a good range of local jams and other goodies plus a good selection of local interest books.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mike W
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

We stopped here today for a cream tea. Firstly we didn’t realise it was self service, (had to make our own tea from heated water jugs.) Tea in mugs, no tea pot. So not really a Cornish cream tea.,Scones were dry and cream was so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GrannyDidda
Reviewed 3 October 2018

This popular spot right on the harbour is well run with interesting nick nacks in the attached shop, this small cafe offers the usual beverages and cakes and snacks, a welcome rest.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melanie P
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

The cafe was light, airy with welcoming staff. Dogs were also welcome. The coffee And hot chocolate was great! There is a gift shop (we thought it was above average priced), and a small museum telling the story and showing footage of the floods. Well...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Nikkib1311
Reviewed 15 September 2018

With so many restaurants and tea shops in Boscastle, the cafe staff needs better supervision and the food offerings Should Be Fresher. I was very disappointed.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank tuxedocat907
Reviewed 14 September 2018

We visited here after a walk along the Coastal Path. The shop is well stocked with all sorts of gift and goodies. We took home some local Ale to enjoy at our campsite.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SCreviews
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop & Information Centre The Harbour, Boscastle PL35 0HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Boscastle
  • Phone Number: +44 1840 250353
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