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River Street Cafe

11 Market Square, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
+44 1726 844347
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good44%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“beans” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
11 Market Square, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Whilst treading the streets of Mevagissey dying of heat exhaustion on a rare but beautiful summer's day, we decided a nice cool beverage was required. Now you may have been thinking beer? But No, as it was so hot a nice cold coke would suffice..other...More

Thank Wayne G
Royston H, Owner at River Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Pleased you enjoyed your fish finger sandwich, Ruth uses fresh local fish from the harbour with panko breadcrumbs. Look forward to seeing you again

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in for two full Cornish breakfast Was well cooked but could of done with it being a bit hotter rather than lukewarm The flat white coffee was delicious We were surprised that no toast comes with the breakfast especially as lots of places...More

Thank emmaflanagan1975
Royston H, Owner at River Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for taking the time Emma to post an honest review. Your comment about food temperature has been taken on board.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Under new ownership as of May 2018 this little gem is great! Staff and owner are very friendly, food that we had was great! It was good to see offerings of something other than the traditional breakfasts - we indulged in the Smashed avocado with...More

Thank Nicki H
Royston H, Owner at River Street Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Nicki... Yes, smashed avocado is becoming a very popular breakfast. Ruth adapted this dish from a scrummy breakfast she ate in Australia.

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Wide selection of all day breakfasts and lunches. Good vibe, friendly service. Brie and bacon for the win!

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 3 February 2018

Had breakfast on our last day in Mevagissey, everything was great , staff were very friendly, a lovely little place.

Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Went to the river street cafe on 21st Dec, with my mum and nan. From the outside it looks nice and the decor inside is clean and modern. However, as soon as we went in the same couldn't be said for the atmosphere. With only...More

3  Thank JTringCornwall
Reviewed 5 November 2017

River Street Cafe offers superb home-cooked food with excellent service at the entrance to this beautiful little Cornish town. One of the attractions of Mevagissey is the quaint narrow streets which are two-way. This makes driving very interesting to say the least so the best...More

Thank happyholsforever
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely friendly cafe offering range of breakfasts, lunch and lovely cakes. Coffee was amazing ( bought some of the beans to take home ) .

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely little cafe with a super light lunch menu. We had as good as it gets goats cheese salad and a delightful caesar salad. The locals eat here.

Thank Tansy10
Reviewed 21 September 2017

If you have been enjoying yourself browsing around the shops & other places of interest in Mevagissey & fancy anice break for refreshments then why not make your way to the Market Square where you will find this cafe. The staff there are very friendly,...More

Thank Mike P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$12
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Market Square, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mevagissey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 844347
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Situated in the heart of Mevagissey, River Street Café provides our diners with lovingly made breakfasts, light lunches, snacks, cakes and afternoon tea. Using the freshest ingredients selected from a range of local suppliers our chef and co-owner Ruth, works full time in our kitchen, creating dishes that are handmade and modern yet comforting and familiar.
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