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The Regent Cafe

| The Square, Helston TR12 7NZ, England
+44 1326 290483
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cakes” (21 reviews)
“lamb cutlets” (4 reviews)
“gateaux” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
| The Square, Helston TR12 7NZ, England
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Had the small breakfast in here. Massive, couldn't finish it, good job I didn't have the standard. Hot chocolate comes with a stick in it which you stir and it melts actual chocolate attached to the stick into it. Lovely !! Staff all polite and...More

Thank Linilin
Reviewed 8 June 2017

My family and I visited the Café recently and enjoyed the fish and chips. Very fresh, lovely batter, chips chunky. Wide choice of food. Really friendly and efficient staff. All round excellent. We would recommend a visit to both the café and Lizard point -...More

Thank Tracy A
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Found this place last year and went again this year. The food here is absolutely great. All home cooked and fresh. The choice is great too. The cakes are just divine. The staff are more than happy to help you. It closes at around 6,...More

Thank 07071964
Reviewed 11 May 2017

This busy cafe is great for a quick tea or coffee, served by a friendly team of staff. This isn't one of the largest of establishments and fills up easily, especially as we had a wheel chair to fit in.

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Excellent service and lovely and clean too. Basic food but cooked well. Parking right outside too. Staff brought colouring books to my toddlers and were very helpful. Food was ok, I've had better but the staff really made it an enjoyable visit.

Thank SGWwilkinson
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We spend several weeks a year in this wonderful part of Cornwall, England. The Regent has a great menu to suit everyone, even a 'kids menu.' Everything has the best quality ingredients and from local sources. The food is always piping hot and made to...More

Thank Jennysargent
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The staff were very friendly and the chips were lovely a good sized portion. Very nice place to stop

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My wife bought me a pulled pork sandwich for my long train journey back to Bath. I looked on this as just fuel but having tasted it changed my mind! Great sandwich, best I've had in years. Well done guys. 10/10

Thank GeorgioThomas
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This place doesn't look that great from the outside , but don't judge a book by the cover. All meals are home made and the portions are good size and after a main course if you have room the apple pie is to die for...More

Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 7 February 2017

We where advised we could use their loo before we used the cafe by a member of public... DON'T... The woman in the shop will have a right go at you... She was nasty to my wife to the point we just walked out... Why...More

5  Thank 731tim
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Closed for winter
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | The Square, Helston TR12 7NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290483
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