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The Slipway Cafe


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The Harbourside is a cafe / bar. Its incorporated in the Slipway Building, directly across from Port Isaac Harbour. It serves traditional foods and drinks all year round although winter hours do vary.
$9 - $51
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Brunch, Drinks
Seafood, Grill
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Weather wasn’t great when we visited and we were very surprised to find anywhere open early January to be honest. This little gem can be found opposite the wet fish shop just before you turn right up the hill to visit Doc Martins house. All...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Janice D
Reviewed 5 days ago

Nicely decorated cafe with friendly staff. The Cornish Tractor- ham, small slice of pork pie and two small slices of cheese was overpriced at 14 pounds. The artisan bread was a couple of pieces of a dried out banquet. The bacon and egg sandwich was...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank robinr874
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Little bit expensive for ham egg and chips and a bottle of coke over 14.00 quid. Nice place though has an upstairs and down stairs

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank cheekymonkeytravller
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

Called in for breakfast on a visit to Port Issac, wonderful food , friendly hosts, worth a visit. The prices are reasonable and the cafe is enchanting.

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2018

Took our friends to Port Isaac for a visit as they are fans of Doc Martin but had never been before, so after showing them around we needed something to eat, So we chose the Slipway, I can only say that being in Port Isaac...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank stupot51
Reviewed November 30, 2018

3pm and needing a late lunch in Port Isaac. I know it's winter, but everywhere either stopped doing food or closed down I This place not only open, but provided a really nice crab sandwich with a small salad, but also a plate of monster...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank XSeb666
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I had the tastiest fish and chips we’d had in a very long time for dinner whilst staying here. The portions are huge and the fish melts in your mouth, light and fresh. We didn’t leave much on our plates but probably...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 242,066
Reviewed November 17, 2018

My wife and I went here for a cream tea that is something that needs to be done when in Cornwall. We were so disappointed. The scones that were advertised as fresh every day appeared to have been defrosted, it was a Sunday, and the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Slight-Fade
Reviewed November 11, 2018

We have often visited the Slipway with family, friends and lots of dogs over the years. Staff are always friendly to us and our dogs and they give them dog treats too. On our most recent visit we had scallops with king prawms on hogs...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank maggiem186338
Reviewed October 31, 2018

we stayed at the Slipway for bed and breakfast and was a ery lovely stay the breakfast in the morning was faultless! we also ate her in the evening and the evening meal was just as nice

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cathy C
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