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Lakeside Cabin Cafe

Trevarrack | Nance Lakes, Lelant, St Ives TR26 3EZ, England
+44 7745 876687
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cake” (86 reviews)
“scones” (97 reviews)
“treacle tart” (13 reviews)
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British, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Trevarrack | Nance Lakes, Lelant, St Ives TR26 3EZ, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for lunch and had a great Brie and cranberry toastie. If you are looking for well cooked comfort food then this is the place for you. Very friendly service, down to earth, will definitely go again. Also had the Bakewell tart, excellent, all the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank purple_cheryl
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

We stopped here after seeing the amazing reviews, and we were not disappointed! The lady who ran the café was so lovely, and the cakes looked absolutely scrumptious. We had a delicious cream tea, with fresh (and huge) strawberry scones. We will be returning today...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Alex E
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Brilliant food and service. Well be back again. Blueberry done was the best we've ever had. A must visit.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank danman1990
Reviewed 31 October 2018

I'm a little fussy when it comes to eating out and I find that most places don't meet my standards in terms of food quality/presentation, service, hygiene, & prices. however this place meets all of the above. I took my partner there today, our first...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Global51717361189
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Finally managed to visit the Lakeside Cabin Cafe whilst on a visit to St Ives from London to get married! We started with a really lovely breakfast followed by fantastic lemon cake and a slice of bakewell tart . We then enquired if it would...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank karenandsue
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Visited Cafe today with 8 friends . Amazing food we all had something different to eat and we all thoroughly enjoyed it . We were served by Debbie who was fantastic and so attentive nothing was to much trouble and we certainly had service with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 243richardsc
Reviewed 19 October 2018

What a fabulous little place. I had tea and cake there today with a friend. I had the Bakewell tart with a dollop of clotted cream. Heaven on a plate. Staff were all very friendly. I can't believe I live here and have never visited...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ann m
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

If what you’re looking for is stylishly placed slivers of delicious cake or an artfully arranged stack of seven chips with a pullet’s egg and a swirl of spicy sauce then the Lakeside is DEFINITELY not the place for you. Don’t even stop there. But...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mathilda55
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We found this place by accident a couple of years ago and will never miss an opportunity to visit any time we will be in the area. Great food, very well presented. Generous portions and reasonable prices. Pleasant and helpful staff. We will be back....

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Jac88Ilfracombe
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I love this place, great food, great staff, beautiful setting. Try it once and you’ll keep going back, the portions are generous, the food fresh and served to the highest of standards. Well done everyone involved, give those fantastic ladies who produce such lovely grub...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lalobelle
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Questions & Answers
9 September 2018|
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Response from tiffhodgson | Property representative |
Hi Kate. So sorry we missed your question until now. We close at 3.30 this Friday and re open on Monday 15th October on a part time / winter basis. All our days and hours will be kept updated on FB or you are always welcome... More
Steve P
20 July 2018|
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Response from tiffhodgson | Property representative |
Hi Steve. Parking is right outside of the cafe, we have around 10 outside picnic bench style tables which a wheelchair can be wheeled up to or we are always more than happy to bring out chairs, cushions etc if this makes... More
21 September 2017|
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Response from tiffhodgson | Property representative |
Hi Carol. We are about 1.5 / 2 miles from the train station (at a guess). It's a B road but in all honesty it wouldn't be the most pleasurable walk, sometimes customers scare themselves trying to walk it because the cars... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Validated Parking
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trevarrack | Nance Lakes, Lelant, St Ives TR26 3EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives  >  Lelant
  • Phone Number: +44 7745 876687
  • E-mail
please check our FB page for further details and up to date information, opening hours and times as there is a delay on trip advisor. Open 11-3 Thursday 29th November Friday 30th November Monday 10th December Tuesday 11th December Wednesday 12th December Thursday 13th December Friday 14th December Monday 17th December Tuesday 18th December Wednesday 19th December Thursday 20th December Friday 21st December Thursday 27th December Friday 28th December Wednesday 2nd Jan Thursday 3rd Jan Fri 4th January Inside seating with log burner, lakes to walk around. Dog friendly. Cash only
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