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The Beach Restaurant

Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
+44 1736 798798
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish” (192 reviews)
“chowder” (36 reviews)
“mustard mash” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Seafood, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As regular visitors to St Ives for the last 20 years, and sampling practically every other eating establishment in the town, I don’t know why we have overlooked the Beach Restaurant - I can report that it was worth the wait! A good selection of...More

Thank Antony S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is a fine range of fish here from massive mussel starters to whole bass, bream and of course Cod!!! Choose your fish choose your crust and choose your side dish. Great service and vibe here with some fantastic locally caught fish. A lovely choice...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went in for Lunch. Really busy but friendly service. Think short staffed as the waiters were often flustered. Food was ok but think a bit pricy for what you get.

Thank Tim V
Reviewed 6 days ago

Were lucky enough to get a window table with the wonderful view over St Ives harbour. Very pleasant and efficient service and wonderfully fresh fish. Both had excellent scallops to start, then hake with parmesan crust for me and monkfish for my husband. Wine is...More

Thank linda m
Reviewed 1 week ago

never had chips this good from anywhere in st ives or Bristol. the crab sandwich was very good to packed with brown and white meat, lovely.

Thank ggodwin54
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here for dinner last week and we were very impressed! The service was really good and the food was fantastic. I had the scallops to start - they were cooked to perfection and tasted beautiful. I then had the monkfish...More

Thank CountryBunpkin_88
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff as always . Excellent well presented food Lovely view of the beach and dogs even though not end of September . Warm relaxed atmosphere. Stairs are getting harder for us , booked to ensure window seat

Thank Nuala P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying in a work colleagues cottage, he recommended this place and glad we took his advice. The chowder was delicious with plenty of fish and lovey flavour. The staff were fab although we were forgotten about at the start but apologies were given...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had dinner last Sunday with my wife before a show. Delicious crab cakes to start with. Then fish of the day - grilled mackerel with chips for me and mash plus greens vege side dish. Beautifully cooked fish and very fresh. The restaurant looks out...More

Thank KimboWBR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited 3 times whilst in St Ives and the food was exceptional it's a fish restaurant so not everyone's cup of tea but well worth a visit I would book in advance

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wharf Road, St Ives TR26 1LG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 798798
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