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The Regent Cafe

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The Lizard | Cornwall, The Lizard TR12 7NZ, England
+44 1326 290483
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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199 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

If there is one thing Lizard is short of it's a good bakery. Several shops all selling different brands of ice cream but not a sarnie to be had anywhere! Aaarrgh! So I popped into the Regent, reluctantly because it caters to the coach parties and the outside looks a bit "kiss me quick Blackpool" and yes, I am one... More 

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Thank Abi C
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

First visit to eat here last weekend and loved this place. Lovely friendly staff, our meal was beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed it. Clean and very pleasant and got very busy after we arrived but our meal was worth the wait😋 Thankyou, we will be back 10/10 xxx

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Thank Kernowgirl24
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Asked for 2 cheese pasties and 1 steak. Got 2 steak and 1 cheese and were told that's all they had. Someone came to check we were telling the truth when we told them wed received the wrong pasty! God job we weren't vegetarian! Then to top it off, a hair was pulled out of one of the pasties! Bought... More 

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Thank MsMollieMoo
The Hague, The Netherlands
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85 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2016

The cakes on display looked amazing. However, when in Cornwall, must try the pasties. We did. They were ok, nothing special. Too much onion for our taste. Others would say just right. It's down to personal taste. There is a car park, for patrons only.

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Thank DaveA1966
Bath, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Honestly we looked at the Regent and it was not top of our list for Cream Teas - BUT how wrong we were!! The staff were pleasant, helpful and appropriately 'chatty' with all customers and each other which created a great atmosphere; the readiness to swap in other types of tea was welcome and the Cream Tea itself was delicious.... More 

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1 Thank Paul C
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

feeling hungry.. and wanted a decent scone and cuppa. We had excellent service and food. I had the best cream tea and I was so happy with all the clotted cream and left happy and full. and there is also a nice shop next door.everyone is very friendly and welcoming

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Thank Lee W
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Great if you want "cafe" type food. Lots of choice on the menu. Big choice of puddings. I had the sirloin steak but it tasted like it had been in a frying pan that had been used all day long. After much recommendation to eat there I have to say I didn't enjoy it and would not chose to eat... More 

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Thank fluffybynature
Olympia, WA
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275 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

The food is cooked for you, except the Cornish Pasties, but they are good too. The chips are very good. They have a nice selection of sweets. I think the cakes are home made. If your in Lizard Town this is a good place to eat.

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Thank rogerjm
London
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Amazing choice of home made cakes..definitely recommend.All look homemade and massive portions. If you want a cake then come here!!

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Thank Cazzy077
Northampton, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Only had the breakfast here and it was great...well cooked and plentiful! Staff incredibly friendly and helpful. Cakes looked amazing but didn't get to try them...will be back.

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Thank Kerensa H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Lizard | Cornwall, The Lizard TR12 7NZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  The Lizard
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290483

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?