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Fat Apples Cafe

The Old Vinayard | Porthallow, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH, England
+44 1326 281559
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Old Vinayard | Porthallow, St Keverne, Helston TR12 6QH, England
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Reviewed June 10, 2017

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 June 8, 2017

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 June 7, 2017

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 June 5, 2017

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 June 4, 2017

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 June 3, 2017 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 June 2, 2017 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
Reviewed June 1, 2017

Absolutely love it here - excellent service and the most delightful atmosphere. The food is all local and tastes delicious.

Thank Kate R
Reviewed May 26, 2017

Excellent attention to detail, the food is superbly presented and a really super range of flavours. Outstanding atmosphere, family run and really friendly.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We visited the Fat Apples cafe two years ago and found it by chance on a sign on the coastal path. We were so impressed then by the top quality food, care and preparation that we were keen to return this trip. We were not...More

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Questions & Answers
October 13, 2017|
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Response from FatApples | Property representative |
hello there and yes we are wheelchair friendly inside and out. We will be closed from Monday 30thOctober for 6 weeks though...but open until then.
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. 😊
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.
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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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
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
  • E-mail
Open 7 days a week from Easter until the end of October Half Term. last hot food will be served at 3:30.

- Fat Apples will be closed from Monday the 30th of October and will reopen on Thursday 14th of December
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