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Best British Restaurants in Cornwall

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Harry's Restaurant
(556)
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Comfort Food | Exeter
The Elephant Restaurant
(411)
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Modern European | Torquay
The White Hart
(96)
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British | Totnes
The Ivy Bath Brasserie
(3147)
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British | Bath
The Waterfront Bar Restaurant
(117)
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British | Plymouth
Bayards Cove Inn
(96)
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British | Dartmouth
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Giraffe - Exeter
Giraffe - Exeter
(48)
££££
Fusion / Eclectic | Exeter, Exeter

this restaurant was recommended to me a few weeks ago . I visited it with my daughter and son in law. We were so impressed with the overall service and the food was great, so many different flavours that blended together . We really enjoyed it. A friend came to stay for a few days last week so I booked for the two of us, like me she really enjoyed the food , it was delicious . We also had the Churros for desert , I wil definitely make it a regular haunt when family and friends visit and I shall dine there on my own as the staff are so friendly and helpful.. I would not hesitate to reccomend Giraffe to all my friends and family as you can be sure of a fab meal and great service. More

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Temple, Bude
1. Temple, Bude
(45)
££££
Contemporary British | Bude, Bude

Fantastic food & a relaxed & friendly atmosphere - thank you! More

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Penrose Kitchen
2. Penrose Kitchen
(32)
££££
Contemporary European | Truro, Truro

Another fabulous souffle to start followed by melt in the mouth brisket with a gravy to die for. Always an enjoyable experience and one I'd repeat more often if we lived a little closer. More

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Porthgwidden Beach Café
3. Porthgwidden Beach Café
(35)
££££
Fish | St Ives, St Ives

First class in every way, food & ambience makes this restaurant the top of the food chain More

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The Elephant Restaurant
4. The Elephant Restaurant
(465)
££££
Modern European | Torquay, Torbay

Excellent service with quality food, great advice from the team if required. You have the table for the evening so no pressure to eat up. Will definitely be back. More

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Bayards Cove Inn
5. Bayards Cove Inn
(90)
££££
British | Dartmouth, South Hams

We were there on 13 June - the crew of servers were very helpful and cheerful, the food was great and the Tarka larger was well received! Also loved the gin fizz cocktail. More

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Afternoon Tea at Mannings
Afternoon Tea at Mannings
Afternoon Tea | Truro, Truro

Enjoy a relaxing Mannings Afternoon Tea which suits your mood whether it’s a traditional “Cornish Cream Tea” whilst catching up with friends or a “High Tea” with Bollinger to celebrate a special occasion. We are the venue for you “In The Heart Of The City”. Simply choose your afternoon tea and add a drinks package. Special dietary requirements can be met with prior notice and we would kindly ask you to inform your server if you have any special needs if without prior notice.More

Nettlefold Restaurant
Nettlefold Restaurant
International | Kingsbridge, South Hams

The Nettlefold fish & seafood restaurant aims to offer you the best produce, local freshly caught fish and foraged coastal herbs and plants. The menu has been curated to bring the best of the uniquely wild island location. Simplicity, freshness and vibrancy are key to our menus. Sustainability and the environment a key factor too, as all our food is sourced in line with marine stewardship standards.

The Nettlefold name pays homage to Archibald Nettlefold was a wealthy film maker and heir to the engineering firm founder of Guest, Keen and Nettlefold. He commissioned the design of this great white palace.

At the end of the restaurant is the Captains Cabin which originates from the famous ship ‘The Ganges’ built in Bombay in 1821. In 1930 when The Ganges was decommissioned, ‘Uncle Archie’ bought the Captains Cabin and mounted it onto the front of the hotel overlooking the Mermaid Pool. This room is available for private dining.

Dress code is smart casual, no jeans or trainers.More

The Ballroom
The Ballroom
Contemporary British | Kingsbridge, South Hams

On Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the year we have live music from one of our house bands. Please wear something glamorous and something that makes your visit special. Black tie and evening dress are absolutely de rigeur for all guests in the Ballroom.More

The Lamb Inn
The Lamb Inn
British | Exeter, Exeter

The Lamb Inn at Sandford is a 16th century former coaching house with open fires, low ceilings, comfy sofas, stunning bedrooms and a conference room. We also have a lovely sheltered garden on three levels; perfect for summer's eveningsMore

The Swan Inn, Lympstone
The Swan Inn, Lympstone
British | Exmouth, East Devon

Enjoy a meal at The Swan Inn
In the picturesque village of Lympstone, right next to the harbour and train station.

We offer traditional inn food and a great selection of drinks, coffee, tea and snacks, as well as holding BBQs in the beer garden when the sun is shining.

Come along and enjoy great food served in a fantastic atmosphere.More