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Polpeor Cafe

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Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
+44 1326 290939
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (26 reviews)
“meringue” (14 reviews)
“scones” (43 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Called in on a very warm morning for a tea and coffee with friends. Sat outside overlooking the Lizard - excellent views and company!

Thank kenbaines
Reviewed 2 days ago

I look forward to my annual visit for an early dinner in this fantastic little cafe. Enjoying a fish medley as the sun begins to set is a joy. The food is always fresh and fantastic and the service efficient and friendly. We also went...More

Thank Linda H
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited The Lizard on absolutely wonderful day. Hot sunshine,little breeze. We found this cafe in a small area of gift shops and NT buildings and managed to find a table outside in a wonderful sun-trap atop the cliffs with great views.. Lunch (a sandwich...More

Thank panelman
Reviewed 6 days ago

Call in to Polpeor Cafe on a cool windy day for lunch.Apart from not having any Cornish Pasties, the food I had was excellent and a very large portion as was my sister lunch. The service was excellent and the staff were friendly and I...More

Thank VicDrees
Reviewed 6 days ago

our second visit to the gorgeous Lizard Peninsula but our first visit to Polpoer Café, an amazing menu of fantastic food, lovely waitress Lucy tended to our every need making our first experience of this lovely little café a very enjoyable one. Would definitely eat...More

Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had the pleasure of having lunch here on Friday and then breakfast on Monday for our final day. Friday we had the Ploughman's and a Crab salad.... Huge portions worth every penny, We also sampled the deserts which were also spot on. Nothing is to...More

Thank TA-Zoe1979
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always suspcious with quality and quantity of food at independant cafes but this really didnt dissapoint. Yes the prices are a little higher than average but the food was fantastic and big portions! I went for the crab cake as a starter and chips and...More

Thank Fiona B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After spending the morning in the area we had lunch here. Cheese ploughmans was fantastic as was the crab salad. Desserts fab to deffo recommend

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fantastic location to have an evening meal. Breath taking scenery while you enjoy some tasty meals. We opted for the scampi meal with a delicious salad. Some local cider to accompany it - really rounded the meal off. Lovely friendly staff. That made us...More

Thank WestiesOnHoliday
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love spending time walking on The Lizard and always ensure we work in as many stops as possible during our holiday for drinks and food at this great spot. Friendly staff and delicious food. Thanks.

Thank sunshinedays28
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David T
Are they open in the evenings in February?
8 February 2017|
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Response from ars3nal | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure sorry it is quite a while since I visited and I'm not local. As far as I am aware they are open all year round. And if I remember rightly only open till about 4pm.
Is this restaurant open tomorrow ? For breakfast ?
16 November 2016|
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Response from Stephen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes for breakfast & what a way to have breakfast 🍳 on the lizard 👍
We're in The Lizard Village how do we get to the cafe?
12 March 2016|
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Response from letsgomurphy | Reviewed this property |
Take road to Lighthouse-it's NT car park,then walk to cafe and enjoy!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  The Lizard
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290939
At the end of the Lizard Peninsular
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