Top 10 Eateries in Padstow

In Padstow you are spoilt for choice with places to eat, from cafes to kiosks to fish and tapas restaurants the list is endless, but here are our suggestions of some you might not know, as well as some you do.

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Cherry trees

A coffee house right by Padstow harbour —  homemade cakes, breakfast, lunches and afternoon tea are all available to eat in or take away. You can’t beat it.

Burgers and Fish

A trendy restaurant combining two very different food types making an intriguing menu.

Forever Cornwall Padstow Burgers And Fish

Green’s Cafe

Wholesome meals made only with locally sourced ingredients.

Harbour Kitchen

Offers outstanding views across the estuary and a full classic menu. The restaurant is part of the Harbour Hotel.

Prawn on the Lawn

Doubling up as a fish mongers and a cafe this stylish eatery has a menu full of locally caught fish.

Forever Cornwall Padstow Prawn On The Lawn

The Mussel Box

Located on the harbour, pick from a tasty menu of locally caught mussels, fish, burgers and more. Takeaway or eat in.

Paul Ainsworth at No. 6

This fabulous Michelin starred restaurant is located in a beautiful Georgian townhouse in the heart of Padstow. Book well in advance.

Forever Cornwall Padstow No 6


‘Experience the fresh, simple flavours of an authentic Italian menu from Pucelli’s restaurant Padstow in Cornwall. With far-reaching views across the working harbour, there’s no better table in Padstow.’

Caffe Rojano

From the family that brought you Paul Ainsworth at No.6, Caffè Rojano is a popular Italian influenced family restaurant in the heart of Padstow with something for everyone.

Rick Stein’s Seafood Restaurant and others

Rick Stein has had a presence is Padstow for many years and still delivers some of the best seafood anywhere. If you want the ultimate experience of course it has to be The Seafood Restaurant. But there are other options:

  • St Petrock’s Bistro
  • Rick Stein’s café
  • Stein’s Fish & Chips
  • Stein’s Seafood Bar & Fishmongers

Booking well ahead is essential for most and advisable for all (except the fish and chips)!

Forever Cornwall Padstoe Steins


And if you want to stay nearby, why not check out our cottages in North Cornwall? There’s everything from cosy cottages, stylish apartments and stunning homes to choose from.