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Number Five Cafe & Res

5 Market Square | St Austell, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
+44 1726 844422
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“stone bass” (9 reviews)
“surf turf” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 21:00 Hours
Seafood, British, International, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
5 Market Square | St Austell, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a brilliant meal at Number 5 last week after a busy day in the area, and were so happy we chose to eat there. The staff are very friendly and there’s a great ambience. We’re both vegan and there was plenty for us,...More

Thank ja1812018
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate at Number 5 quite by chance after a day at the Lost Gardens of Heligan. I phoned to enquire about a table having found it on TripAdvisor, and very luckily for us they had had a cancellation so our party of 8 could...More

Thank annegarySt
Reviewed 6 days ago

I have to say that I soon get fed up of eating out when I am on holiday so was thrilled to find this restaurant. We hadn't booked but it was no problem, we were shown straight to a table. I had the sea bass;...More

Thank giraffegilly
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing Food Great selection Their was four of us and we all loved it Amazing service Friendly staff, great atmosphere We will be back!

Thank emmaflanagan1975
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice choice of food and friendly staff with gluten free options. I would say more of a café than a restaurant, I thought a few of the items were over priced

Thank Paula H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Arriving on a Sunday evening, we looked for a restaurant for dinner. No 5 was open, but apparently not usually in the evening. What luck, we had a great meal , made better by the friendly staff including Rebecca. Good food and reasonably priced. World...More

Thank magicalmaggie
Mark S, Owner at Number Five Cafe & Res, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely comments, we are now open every evening, and of course for breakfast and lunch, I will pass your comments on to Rebecca, she will be thrilled, Hope to see you on your next visit Mark

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The further into this restaurant you go the better it gets. The food was really excellent, wonderful scallops, monkfish, seabass and chicken. The staff were really helpful and attentive. We really like the wine board, showing which wines from the menu to match with the...More

Thank n0rthwalesfamily
Mark S, Owner at Number Five Cafe & Res, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Wow thank you, the wine board is new this year and has gone down well, glad you enjoyed your meals, I will pass your comments on to the team. Mark

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant whilst on holiday near mevagissey and fancied some real seafood for a change. What a fantastic experience, we both ordered Lobster and it was out of this world, one of the nicest that we have had in a long while. Staff were...More

Thank Les C
Mark S, Owner at Number Five Cafe & Res, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, we pride ourselves on our fresh fish and seafood dishes, the lobster is one of our best sellers and always receives great response, See you next time. Mark

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my partner decided to have a Sunday meal here after hearing lots of positive reviews on here and due to being in the area on holiday we thought why not give it a go and we weren't disappointed! The staff were very welcoming...More

Thank charlotte p
Mark S, Owner at Number Five Cafe & Res, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad you decided to visit us and enjoyed your meals, and thank you for your lovely comments. Mark

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Once again back. This restaurant is second to none around. Our first night here was booked to our favourite restaurant, and although we had a devil of a job booking a cab from Portholland, we did, and had a nice Bottle of champagne as a...More

Thank Ian W
Mark S, Owner at Number Five Cafe & Res, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to see you again, and glad you enjoyed your meals once again, it’s so rewarding for us when our customers return, see you next time. Mark

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Will C
15 October 2017|
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Response from Payticia G | Reviewed this property |
The head chef is the owner Mark
Julie B
21 August 2017|
Response from Mark S | Property representative |
Hello Julie I'm afraid we don't allow dogs as we have an open kitchen, sorry Mark
1 December 2016|
Response from Mark S | Property representative |
Hello Yes we are
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Market Square | St Austell, Mevagissey PL26 6UD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Mevagissey
  • Phone Number: +44 1726 844422
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Mark and Debbie welcome you to number five in Mevagissey. Breakfast at number five from a waffle or tea cake to a full English (made with local produce, including the famous 'Etheringtons' wheal rose sausages and Colin Carter eggs.) Lunch specials of Mevagissey fish, delicious hand cut chips our famous homemade steak-mince burger or our new homemade falafel burger. Or just a snack or sandwich, our fresh soup is always homemade. Why not try our new tapas menu available in the day. Just pop in for a pot of tea or our lush Italian barista coffee made by our trained staff! Cake and homemade scones with Roddas clotted cream is available for the compulsory Cornish cream tea (don't forget it's jam first in Cornwall! ) Evening meals from 6pm, and our chefs will prepare your food to order, wether it's an evening fish special, a steak or a vegetarian dish I'm sure you will be delighted. (Call to book a table with us.) Save room for one of our gorgeous puds! We also have loads of gluten free, so just remind us if you need anything (everything from gf scones to a handmade gf beer batter! You will be spoilt for choice!) we also have dairy free and vegan so please ask.
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