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Lakeside Cafe

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Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
+44 1637 872703
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pate” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (24 reviews)
“pannacotta” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this cafe for a birthday lunch, it is a popular place with a lively atmosphere. We were seated by the window, with lovely views over the lake. The well presented home made food was extremely good and full of flavour. The staff were friendly...More

Thank 123pix
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the Xmas menu. The turkey was very dry & the Xmas pud was more like spotted dick, tasty but not a traditional Xmas pud. The staff were very good friendly & helpful. Replaced the turkey for chicken, which was very good. The beef was...More

Thank Marion W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food is excellent My granddaughter had the starter of calamari which was well cooked and a good portion size. I had leek and potatoe soup which was good and my husband had the starter fish cake which was excellent we ordered a bowl of chips...More

Thank pennydavies4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here quite a few times over the years and it is always very good. This time we did the pre-booked Christmas dinner. For 3 courses it represented really good value. The beef option was very good according to the others in our...More

Thank Newquaygreen1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unexpected pleasure to eat here. Lovely views from most tables. Day or evening menus or just coffee with friends. Good quality fresh food. No car park.

1  Thank maggie P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve been coming to Lakeside for years and it’s the perfect place to celebrate something special. The menu is always exciting and interesting ~ There’s something for everyone and with the ducks & geese just outside of the the windows (save for the occasional duck...More

Thank Jules M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

This place is insanely good. Lots of Newquay food is fatty and bland - Lakeside is one of my favorite restuarants anywhere. Fresh food, great variety, vegetarian friendly and not stupidly expensive. Hands down the best food in Newquay and it's good a lovely view...More

Thank jungleyjane
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Nice setting but nothing special about the food, very average. Very limited menu especially for people who do not like eating meat.

Thank Mary-Christmas72
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Quality food, very nice evening. Friendly service. Great atmosphere in the restaurant. We were during evening but I have already been during day time and you can also enjoy the great view of the lake. Will definitively come back!

Thank Stéphanie B
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We went here on a recommendation and so glad we did. The evening we went was 'pie night'. Before I say anything else, what we received was not a pie, it was a casserole with two pieces of triangular pastry propped on the top. In...More

1  Thank Jephson
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872703
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