We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Beachcomber cafe

Praa sands beach, Praa Sands, England
+44 7818 642124
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (9 reviews)
“pancakes” (3 reviews)
“fish chips” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Praa sands beach, Praa Sands, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (150)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 148 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After a long walk on the beach, this sea-side food-shack is just the place to grab an ice cream, or a coffee. For a real meal, however, travel to nearby Marazion.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Nan Q
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

I live in Falmouth so don't visit Praa Sands very often. We visited today as family came to stay and although the beach was beautiful, the cafe experience was terrible. The staff were so unfriendly and unwelcoming. We felt like a complete burden on them....More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank mummyditnee
Reviewed 11 October 2018

We stayed in Parr Sands, a lovely place by the way, and frequented this place many, many times. The staff were lovely, the food excellent and reasonably priced. The views are delightful with the sea only yards away. A perfect place to sit and relax...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Trevor S
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Came the other day and was disappointed. The drinks are still good but the menu had changed. The Cornish pasty was really hard and dry and the chips greasy and over cooked. Food use to be amazing. Cream teas and fruit pancakes were so nice...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Julie A
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Great for grabbing a drink and bite to eat on the beach. Beautiful spot and good. Selection of food and drink. Maybe a bit overpriced but happy to pay given location

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank dannhev
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Worth a visit. Great coffee. Food and alcoholic drinks available. Great location. Order at the counter and it's brought to your table inside or outside. Could do with an update though.

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank krypt0n08
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Wasn’t too impressed. Witnessed the staff being short and slightly rude a couple of times . Very over priced . However it serves a purpose

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank Michelle A
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here and it was fine. Pasty for £4.50. Staff friendly and menu of good size. Ice creams were huge. Nothing to really note expect that for lunch on a beach day it was fine. There was also a lot of beach toys,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank jamesD8417GB
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

We went for an early morning coffee and a tea cake. I have to say the tea cake is the biggest I've ever had. It's a lovely place to chill in the morning before all the crowds come out. It was nice to chill out...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank PaulM759
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Really lovely setting, good selection of drinks and food not over priced just what you expect to pay at the beech. Good service,over all a thumbs up, just be careful it gets busy at peak time and queues form quickly.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank gromitsmate
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all hotels
Chymorvah Hotel
55 reviews
3.45 miles away
Mount Haven Hotel & Restaurant
762 reviews
3.45 miles away
An Mordros Hotel
177 reviews
3.64 miles away
Marazion Hotel
389 reviews
3.92 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Coach & Horses Inn
268 reviews
.78 miles away
Sandbar
345 reviews
.06 miles away
The Boathouse Bar and Restaurant
21 reviews
.25 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Praa Sands Beach
59 reviews
.23 miles away
The Falmouth Packet inn
95 reviews
1.48 miles away
Trevena Cross Nurseries
66 reviews
2.23 miles away
Country Skittles
203 reviews
3.46 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Pat R
10 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Karencornwalluk | Reviewed this property |
Hi at the moment for summer holidays we are open from 8.30 am to 7pm last ordes for food. We carry on serving alcohol coffee ice Cream etc. Until we close around 9pm.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praa sands beach, Praa Sands, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Praa Sands
  • Phone Number: +44 7818 642124
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing