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Bodhi's Beach Cafe and Bistro

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South Fistral Beach | Pentire, Newquay, England
+44 1637 850793
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10:00 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 10:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just up from the beach this is a brilliant location,we went here for breakfast and the food was great ,the service very friendly .

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Thank Clive441
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Big shout out to the chef and his delicious gluten and dairy free orange and almond cake,YEP that's right a cake for me usually I'm watching others eat cake haha it was so good I had another piece for the next day,friendly folk,great views,oh and did I mention the epic cake?ha Jx

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Thank Jaxdaisy
Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A fantastic little cafe located right on top of Fistral beach. We had breakfast there and it was excellent. Fantastic value, the quality of food was superb and we got service with a smile. We sat out on the patio and watched the surfers trying to catch a wave. Lovely.

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Thank AR75AR
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I popped in with my very excited dogs and couldn't have been made more welcome. My dogs were even entertained whilst I went to the loo! The view is amazing. The breakfast was spot on . Will definitely be making a return visit

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Thank jo f
Surrey, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped off for tea & cake. Sat by the window looking out over Fistral beach. Beautiful setting will come back again during the summer months for an evening meal to enjoy the sunset. I had slice of GF orange & almond cake - nice & moist with lovely flavour.

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Thank 7467
Wembdon, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Had a nice lunch here whilst admiring the bay and the large numbers of frankly insane surfers! Service was friendly and quick and our soup was very nice if a little unusual for the advertised "spicy parsnip" did not complain as it was nice and warming. They clearly have a good range of the substantial to the snack type meals... More 

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Thank Phil C
Bristol, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

I have been coming to Fistral for 25 years so when this was first built some years back I was appalled that planners would desecrate the beach (we won't even mention North Fistral), but I visited Bodhi's and was won over. The view. The grub. The setting. I visit two or three times per year. My friends regularly have the... More 

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Thank Craig S
London
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29 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

Went to Bodhi's for an evening meal and was pleasantly surprised. We thought it was just going to be cafe food but it was absolutely delicious. I had the slow roasted Cornish pork belly and it was to tasty. We've also popped in for an ice cream and coffee and its a great place to sit and watch the sun... More 

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Thank sazbox
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We first visited here for lunch on recommendation of a friend. The food was excellent and the staff were friendly and welcoming. We consequently returned a couple of days later for breakfast. Again we left fully satisfied with the quality of the food and service. On top of everything else the constantly changing view across Fistral Beach is truly stunning.

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Thank Andrew B
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Ok just back from here over the weekend won't be disappointed nice freindly staff great views where it is sunny or overcast or may even I say a little bit of rain lol,food good and not to expensive

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 17:00
Thursday
10:00 - 17:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Fistral Beach | Pentire, Newquay, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 850793

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?