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The Old Cellars Restaurant

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Coffee Shop, Seafood, British
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New Road, Cadgwith TR127JU, England
+44 1326 290727
Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Description: We are a Cafe Bistro with a relaxed atmosphere serving great food sourced...
We are a Cafe Bistro with a relaxed atmosphere serving great food sourced locally from the finest Cornish produce, fish from the boats directly opposite, vegetables from a local farmer & produce from local butchers. We have an outside seating area within a beautiful courtyard which is perfect for alfresco dining on a lovely summers day or evening, with views of the Sea, also we have two indoor restaurant areas with a cosy & welcoming feel. We aim to deliver great tasting food, friendly service & a relaxing experience for customers. We stock wonderful wines, bottled Cornish Cider, Ales & Lagers.
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Good for:
Romance
Outdoor seating
Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Where's the beef?

37 for dinner...all served with hot food simultaneously - completely delicious - good value and one of the best beef dinners I have EVER had!! Thanks all (and Malcolm for arranging it!!)

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
jeremy w
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Cadgwith, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
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40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Cadgwith, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

37 for dinner...all served with hot food simultaneously - completely delicious - good value and one of the best beef dinners I have EVER had!! Thanks all (and Malcolm for arranging it!!)

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Ruan Minor, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Had heard good things about the food and new owners .so we went for Sunday lunch .my wife and son both had the roast beef & I had the fish I can honestly say it was the freshest whitest fish I have had in a long time which wasn't surprising as it had only come from across the road .Bought... More 

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Jack S, Manager at The Old Cellars Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello Thank you kindly for leaving your feedback, we are very pleased that you enjoyed your visit to The Old Cellars. We hope to see you again soon. Take care & Kind regards Sophie & Jack More 

Worcester, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The Old Cellars is good value for money and the food is fresh and well-presented. We had crab and salad sandwiches and chips. We didn’t have to wait too long for the food, and the serving staff was efficient. One thing that could be improved would be if the staff could be a bit friendlier, making eye contact and responding... More 

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Jack S, Manager at The Old Cellars Restaurant, responded to this review

Hello In response to your review on the 28th of January, we would like to inform you that The Old Cellars is under new management & has been since the 11th of December. We have not had Crab on our menu as yet due to the time of year, so we feel that your review may be from before we... More 

Helston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My wife and I with a couple of friends were recommended to visit by some locals and we were not disappointed. Tempura prawns for my wife and goats cheese for myself was followed by Pollock for each of us. Beautiful fresh fish with a nice combination of vegetables. Jack and Sophie have not been in situ for long but I'm... More 

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helston
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Jack and Sophie opened specially on a monday night for a 70th birthday celebration everyone without exception loved the delicious buffet and individual desserts that Jack prepared, service was warm, friendly and professional, we also had our staff christmas party with them in mid December and again everything was fantastic, by far the best sunday roast in the area....Best of... More 

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Jack S, Owner at The Old Cellars Restaurant, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for taking the time to leave us a glowing review. We are very happy that you have enjoyed both of your parties held by us all at The Old Cellars, we look forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards Sophie, Jack & the team More 

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Visited the Old Cellars at Cadgwith with some friends on Friday night. What a lovely meal we all had, Jack, Sophie and their team made us so welcome. As locals we will be back soon to try the fish which you cannot get much fresher than here in Cadgwith Cove. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We ate last night at the recently reopened Old Cellars Bistro. Sophie, Jack and the team provided excellent food and service. I had pigeon breast starter which which was very good and duck main which was the best I have ever eaten!! My brother is a celiac and they catered for him by adapting their menu accordingly. Nothing was too... More 

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Jack S, Owner at The Old Cellars Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us such a wonderful review, we are very glad you enjoyed your meal & evening visiting us. We look forward to seeing you again on Valentines evening if not before. Kind regards Sophie & Jack More 

Tokyo, Japan
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

I only had a bowl of chips, but my partner Francis had a crab sandwich, and we both agreed that it was excellent food. Turned out to be a lovely little gem of cafe located in the bottom of Cadgewith. The local culture, especially the gig rowing that take place, has always fascinated me. We had a lovely waitress, blonde... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014 via mobile

Service with a smile was exactly what me and my kids received during our lunch. The waitress was quite young, under 18 I think, but she was so lovely to my son and daughter, grinning at them as she served their milkshakes, which were very good. The views from the gateway is lovely and so authenticly Cornish, and my cream... More 

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Chichester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We have been visiting Cadgwith for a number of years and a visit would not be complete without crab sandwiches for lunch at the Old Cellars restaurant. The sandwiches are stuffed full of the finest, freshest, white crab meat and are served with salad garnish which is equally fresh. Service is helpful and friendly. Price of the sandwiches is not... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: New Road, Cadgwith TR127JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Cadgwith
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290727

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 26
  • Cuisine: Coffee Shop, Seafood, British

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Outdoor seating

Description

We are a Cafe Bistro with a relaxed atmosphere serving great food sourced locally from the finest Cornish produce, fish from the boats directly opposite, vegetables from a local farmer & produce from local butchers. We have an outside seating area within a beautiful courtyard which is perfect for alfresco dining on a lovely summers day or evening, with views of the Sea, also we have two indoor restaurant areas with a cosy & welcoming feel. We aim to deliver great tasting food, friendly service & a relaxing experience for customers. We stock wonderful wines, bottled Cornish Cider, Ales & Lagers.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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