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Fat Apples Cafe

The Old Vinayard | Porthallow, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH, England
+44 1326 281559
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  • Average1%
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“cakes” (37 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
The Old Vinayard | Porthallow, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been here in Cornwall the past fortnight. Can't keep away from here ! Every meal has been marvellous. . . . Annual pilgrimage in order.

Thank IanandRoseTownsend
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been to Fat Apples Cafe several times over the past couple of years - although the outside may not excite you the food certainly will. This week we have enjoyed one of their terrific salads - a FITTATA served with a selection of...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fat Apples is a lovely place to visit. It's laid back and really friendly. The food is just so so tasty. I would say prepared and cooked with love. A definite place to visit.

Thank Max H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yet another visit to Fat Apples - a must when we're in Cornwall. It really is the most unlikely looking place, but DO NOT pass it by. The food is fresh and freshly prepared, delicious, inventive and delivered by a friendly, casual, committed team. You...More

Thank Annette M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited for lunch and were absolutely blown away by how good it was.1st class service and food absolutely amazing.Very nice surroundings made up for an excellent dining experience. Would certainly recomend.

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will not be disappointed by the fayre offered here; absolutely delicious with unusual combinations of flavours, ( can you publish a book of your recipes? ) Friendly owner and staff too. I defy anyone to outstare Fred !

Thank ahappytraveller2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never judge a book by its cover - and never let the modest appearance of this café put you off from visiting it. Based on the experiences of my wife and I you certainly won't be disappointed. We both ordered different 'light lunches' - and...More

Thank Jack A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A 10 minute drive down country roads from St. Kervene this cafe is well worth searching out. Vegetarian friendly with a great choice of tarts, pies and sandwiches on the menu. I ordered the Homity Pie that came with potato & apple fries with the...More

Thank Steve C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Special place and as much as I don't want to tell everyone how amazing it was in fear of the world showing up....they deserve every star I gave it!

Thank Gemma K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A real hidden gem. Beautiful food (I had a crab sandwich with a selection of wonderful salads), excellent service and lovely atmosphere. They dealt with our son who has egg and dairy allergies effortlessly. Providing options that he loved. Highly recommended.

Thank Stephen W
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Are you dog friendly for dining outside in the summer?
June 8, 2017|
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Response from wwb24 |
I'm just a customer but they sure are!! They even have a resident handsome chap so your dog will have to put its best foot forward lol it's a fab friendly to All place. Hope that helps. Bowl of water etc for your dog too. 😊
Are you open for breakfast? And on a Sunday?
August 13, 2016|
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Response from RHill19 | Reviewed this property |
message them directly on their facebook page. I think that they are. If not the harbour lights cafe at Coverack nearby is a great spot for breakfast. Right on the beach with fab views.
Is there indoor seating for a rainy day ?
August 2, 2016|
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Response from 1966Sandra | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Yes there is seating inside.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Waitstaff, Validated Parking
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Vinayard | Porthallow, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  St Keverne
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 281559
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Open 7 days a week from Easter until the end of October Half Term.

last hot food will be served at 3:30
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