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Rick Stein's Cafe

10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
+44 1841 532700
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“hot curry” (104 reviews)
“pad thai” (34 reviews)
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Cafe, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cafe is casual and unassuming. Front of house is not obvious. Two doors in and you need to waylay a waiter/waitress. Food was fresh and well presented. I didn’t enjoy the vegetarian curry so much. Too many green beans and a soggy poppadum. To be...More

Thank 565glr
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Superb choice. Beautiful fresh mussels and fish. Staff knowledgeable and friendly. Lovely decor. Food was excellent. Prices very reasonable for the quality.

Thank MrsSimpy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Whether for morning tea or afternoon tea, a Cornish ‘cream tea’ is an unmissable delight and nowhere more so than here!

Thank DiNoosaHeads
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visited with my wife while visiting Padstow. Food superb. Service good but just felt lacking given the cost and the reputation of Rick Stein. The servers were friendly and helpful but were young and lacked the finesse I would have expected. When the bill came...More

Thank SnaxMuppet
Reviewed 2 days ago

We've been regular visitors to Padstow for the last 4 years. But this is the first time we've visited this restaurant. My partner and I dined at 5.45pm tonight. We received a very warm welcome from a young man who showed us to our table...More

Thank Bev908
Reviewed 2 days ago

The choice of fish......starter and main was superb. We enjoyed the ambiance of the restaurant and the service was excellent. The food was well cooked and presented and not too expensive. Great place.

Thank BewdleyPhil
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here for my birthday meal with 6 adults and 2 children. Pre booked a table which is probably essential as it was a small venue but very nice inside. Service was excellent, food was amazing. 3 courses for £23 and little ones had 2...More

Thank Laura C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We love Rick Stein especially since he did his Indian food adventure as we lived their for 3 years. So whilst in Cornwall we decided to visit his cafe which served South Indian fish curry amongst other things. I must say it is every bit...More

Thank pmorris99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely location with small court yard at rear. Small restaurant so push chairs to be left outside. Cosy atmosphere. Friendly and welcoming staff, a credit to the establishment. Food was bland and definitely paying for the brand. I wasn’t surprised my little one didn’t eat...More

Thank wendy i
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent resteraunt, excellent food and excellent staff, how it should be done. The staff are very observant to the customers needs and though they appear to work with a soft flow across the resteraunt floor, they are very busy with the real mechanics of it...More

Thank Experainced-here
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Response from Denise M | Reviewed this property |
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There is no service charge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$44 - US$46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Middle Street, Padstow PL28 8AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Padstow
  • Phone Number: +44 1841 532700
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With fresh fish landed right here on our doorstep, our café creates simple seafood dishes with imaginative flavours. Our menu changes daily with influences from afar including dishes such as pad Thai noodles, salt and pepper prawns and cod curry. Breakfasts, cakes and coffees - From the classic full English breakfast to layered granola compote our breakfasts are the perfect way to start the day. Join us at our café in Padstow for a mid morning treat and enjoy homemade cakes and freshly ground coffee.
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