We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lakeside Cafe

Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
+44 1637 872703
Call
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pate” (6 reviews)
“fish cakes” (23 reviews)
“pannacotta” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (446)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 442 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is insanely good. Lots of Newquay food is fatty and bland - Lakeside is one of my favorite restuarants anywhere. Fresh food, great variety, vegetarian friendly and not stupidly expensive. Hands down the best food in Newquay and it's good a lovely view...More

Thank jungleyjane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice setting but nothing special about the food, very average. Very limited menu especially for people who do not like eating meat.

Thank Mary-Christmas72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quality food, very nice evening. Friendly service. Great atmosphere in the restaurant. We were during evening but I have already been during day time and you can also enjoy the great view of the lake. Will definitively come back!

Thank Stéphanie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went here on a recommendation and so glad we did. The evening we went was 'pie night'. Before I say anything else, what we received was not a pie, it was a casserole with two pieces of triangular pastry propped on the top. In...More

Thank Jephson
Reviewed 11 November 2017

We just popped in after a walk around the gardens. Light and airy and given a warm welcome and enjoyed the view over the lake from the sofa with great coffee and cake. Good value. It will be our first stop when we return to...More

Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We eat here several times a year as a couple or big groups. We have always had good meals, the portions are of a excellent standard and the staff are friendly and approachable! Thank you for plenty of good visits and we look forward to...More

Thank Nicholaspendreich
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a late light lunch. Had pate, toast and salad which was lovely. Service great and pleasant atmosphere. Will return. Only negative was 'people born in a barn'. Maybe a weighted door as the other end of the cafe would solve that problem

Thank HoneyStaffordshire
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Sorry Lakeside I just have to put pen to paper, or fingers to keyboard. A 50p surcharge on a contactless card payment for coffee and cake because it didn't reach your minimum spend. Can't think of another business I use that has a minimum spend...More

Thank eribalady
Reviewed 21 October 2017

This is a surprising delightful restaurant in the evening - a café during the day and an amazing restaurant in the evening. The 'specials board' has a comprehensive choice of dishes, expertly cooked and nicely presented - and could compete on a par with many...More

Thank Keene003
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

First visit here today, the lunch is amazing! Ham and coleslaw sandwich.... this is no ordinary sandwich! Absolutely beautiful! The wife had Brie and roasted vegetable ciabatta and that too was amazing! £15 with drinks.. an absolute steal!

Thank Craig P
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Oceans Cafe
537 reviews
.77 km away
Safu
61 reviews
.75 km away
Portuguese Restaurant
325 reviews
.74 km away
Nearby Attractions
Newquay Zoo
2,138 reviews
.67 km away
Pirate's Quest
409 reviews
.75 km away
Blue Reef Aquarium
1,338 reviews
.95 km away
Trenance Gardens and Cottages
69 reviews
.30 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Lakeside Cafe staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trenance Lane | Cornwall, Newquay TR7 2HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
  • Phone Number: +44 1637 872703
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing