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Lakeside Cafe


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Cafe, British
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
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All reviews pate fish cakes steak salad pie scones potatoes chicken pudding fries boating lake specials board log burner lunch or dinner thursday evening lovely location front of house
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lakeside was a favourite place for mum and dad and they raved about the food!! Sadly we lost dad last year and as it was the first anniversary of his passing we asked mum where we could take her for lunch!! Lakeside you did a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank d0minicc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We return to Lakeside every time we come down to Watergate Bay, about 3 times a year and each time we have an amazing meal be it breakfast, lunch or dinner. This evening we had the hot Scottish salmon and for me, a fish phobic...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Jill M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to have a cream tea & were recommended to go here. We were not disappointed, the sandwiches are exceptional, very cosy friendly environment, busy, but we didn’t have to wait too long to get seated. Nice outlook over a small...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Butterfly2984
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very pleasantly surprised. Very good food. Excellent choice of menu. Staff very polite and accomadating.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Myra M
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Looking for a quick coffee whilst passing and what a lovely surprise to find this welcoming friendly cafe by the lake Had mochas and scrummy home made cakes and our dog was given a warm blanket to lay on - I think that I will...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 12 December 2018

We went for a lunchtime coffee and saw the Wednesday steak night advertised.so a table was booked. It was a welcoming sight to be greeted by a warm fire and comfy settee & chairs.. One look at the specials board and the steaks were put...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ge0fferz
Reviewed 1 December 2018

Had lovely meal with my wife. Staff are all very friendly and there’s a really nice atmosphere. Can’t wait for the next visit

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Tom_the_Wine
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

What an amazing find. First class service from happy and helpful staff. Nothing was too much trouble. Fantastic fresh local produce prepared and cooked to perfection in a delightful setting overlooking the lake and gardens. Thanks for making my daughters birthday so memorable and all...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank F6643FIbenh
Reviewed 14 November 2018 via mobile

We found this gorgeous cafe towards the end of our holiday! We were gutted, as it’s lovely. The fresh flowers on the tables and clean interior make it inviting. The prices are also very reasonable and you get hearty portions. We will definitely be returning...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Zoli855
Reviewed 6 November 2018

This restaurant is a hidden gem that is well worth searching out. We first discovered it by accident when we were looking for lunch and our favourite chippy in Newquay was closed. Sitting next to a beautiful lake with fountains, a wide variety of ducks...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Patrick R
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Response from Yvonne T | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think it is. I'm sure there was dogs near the main door in the soft seating area. Sorry for delay only just seen message. Hope I am correct for you. There is outside seating.
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