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Fistral Chef

2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
+44 1637 850718
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good15%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“eggs benedict” (14 reviews)
“burger” (18 reviews)
“salad” (6 reviews)
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Cafe, British
2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best breakfast in town, really friendly staff and only 3 minutes from the beach. A mush visit, highly recommended.

Thank Tris E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent breakfast will defo be back! Nice little set up hidden away! Everything cooked perfectly ..

Thank Lee H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here and paid for a GOURMET breakfast at £8.50...it was disgusting. ..the gourmet sausage wad some long cheap nasty affair...the coffee wasn't coffee...it came out of a machine and had froth on but that was it £2.50!!!! The grilled tomato was cold and uncooked....More

Thank tetleys123
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Four of us called here for morning coffee. We went inside ordered two Americanos and two Capuchinos, the former were prepared and given to whereas we were told they would bring the latter outside when they were ready. We were under some time pressure as...More

2  Thank RogerfromTown
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Yummy food, great service and great choice. Everyone was friendly and there was great atmosphere. I will def be back!

1  Thank BeckyT82
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Was going to visit this cafe later in the day as we were spending the day at Newquay, I popped in to try and get some change for parking earlier on in the day but the attitude of the lady in the cafe was very...More

3  Thank Citytravellersuk
Antdurks, Owner at Fistral Chef, responded to this review

We have literally loads of people who ask for change every day. We are not a bank. We are a cafe. The fact that you have given us a "review" when you haven't even eaten at the cafe is a Joke. There is a polite...More

Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

My family and I stumbled across Fistral Cafe as we returned to the car from Fistral Beach. Despite being 13:00 the place was empty. I ordered the crispy bacon cheese burger which was delicious and well worth the short wait. Prices were very reasonable, especially...More

Thank Ian W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Worst fish and chips I have ever had. Really awful. I asked the lady serving if the fish was fresh and she said it was. I took it away to eat at home. As soon as I looked at it, I could see it was...More

2  Thank John V
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Happened across this place after visiting Fistral beach. The staff were polite and everything was very quick! Food tasted wonderful and we could tell it was homemade, especially the burgers! Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Georgia P
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this cafe for breakfast on our weekend away. The waitress taking the orders seemed really flustered and the other waitress that was serving food had a face like thunder. My breakfast was nothing special for the price! Over cooked bacon, my egg was...More

2  Thank Lolipop2010
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$14
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Beacon Road, Newquay TR7 1HH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 850718
Situate 5 mins from the famous Fistral beach.. the Fistral Chef is a vibrant contemporary cafe that's maintained a great reputation for quality food since 1981. Recently refitted and offering a varied menu based on fresh homemade produce. During peak season serving quality steaks and grills and Thai influenced dishes in a very relaxed ambiance and during the day serving quality breakfast and cafe styled dishes. come in and try a fresh juice with your breakfast whist watching MTV or surf DVDs, before your head down to Fistral for a surf 0)