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Sands Restaurant

Carbis Bay Hotel, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2NP, England
+44 1736 795311
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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Carbis Bay Hotel, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2NP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We enjoyed a delicious meal at the sands restaurant. The food was excellent and the service was brilliant. Danny, the Maitre D, found us a table overlooking the bay, as requested. The fish was fresh and beautifully presented. We enjoyed all of it. The only...More

Thank skybluethinker
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We dined as part of a package deal at the hotel so it was good value for us. I would have considered it a bit overly expensive otherwise. Fabulous views over Carbis bay from the restaurant and Danny the Maitre D found us a window...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here I while back in March so this is a late review. Me and my partner both had the pork dish and both said it was THE BEST food we have ever tried! So yummy!

Thank lexiholcombe1
Reviewed March 17, 2017

Visited 'Sands' on one evening whilst staying at Carbis Bay Hotel and thought it was very well run and serviced. The food was good without being over the top or pretentious, but could have benefited from being a little more adventurous considering it attracts many...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed February 9, 2017

The food, especially evening meal in the Sands restaurant is quite exceptional. A very comprehensive choice on all courses, together with Chefs specials. Cooked and presented in an excellent manner.

Thank Anthony W
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Overall really poor service, We were asked 5 times within 3 minutes of sitting down if we were ready to order, then No one came near or by for at least 15 minutes. We ended with a 25 minute wait for dessert after ordering. To...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2017

From the moment we arrived ... greeted in the bar area and taken to our table - we were made to feel special.The staff were friendly and professional at the same time and were quietly attentive. The menu was more extensive then had been expected...More

Thank beccaboo159
Reviewed November 29, 2016

A large group of us ate in The Sands restaurant one evening. Cooking for loads of people is always a good test and the Sands Restaurant at Carbis Bay came out tops! The food was superb; meat succulent; vegetables cooked to perfection and the waiting...More

Thank Joy W
Reviewed November 12, 2016

I was surprised by the choices and the quality of the food. We enjoyed 2 excellent dinners and 2 lovely breakfasts.

Thank JBB90
Reviewed September 11, 2016

The food at the Sands is superb. A good variety of choice, wonderfully cooked and well presented by efficient and friendly staff.

Thank SomersetStephen
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Carbis Bay Hotel, Carbis Bay, St Ives TR26 2NP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives  >  Carbis Bay
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 795311
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