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Pels

Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
+44 1736 795006
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (134 reviews)
“pizza” (87 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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LOCATION
Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
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1 - 10 of 519 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Lovely little cafe, lots to choose from and really friendly too. If your’e eating in minimum spend. Fair enough, small cafe, lovely spot 👍🏼😎

Thank sweetpea2525
Reviewed today via mobile

Stopped off here for an afternoon snack whilst mooching through the town. The venue is small with only a could of tables but the menu is enormous, something to satisfy any taste or appetite - and a varied crepes menu to cap it off. A...More

Thank Dale E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Pels Café may be small, but they have an extensive menu with a few tables inside. We had the crab sandwiches and they were fresh and delicious. They offer lots of sandwiches, hot and cold, and have a nice pastry selection. Service was fast and...More

Thank Sailorsgirl
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great little place on the harbour. We had lunch in here on 2 consecutive days and both times we were delighted with the quality of the food and the very good value for money. Very clean premises and friendly staff; everything you could wish for...More

Thank Pollyspurs
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your great review. People often ask me 'what makes Pels so successful?' I think the answer is many things - great staff, excellent suppliers, very high quality produce and making great food. It is also very much about customers and we are...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went in for a drink with a family of 4 but got turned away as we did not want food. Wouldn't mind but only had one table occupied and we were going to sit on the stools outside. We will be eating later and will...More

1  Thank Joanne G
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review and perhaps I can take this opportunity to present a more balanced view. Like many cafes and restaurants we have a policy that, over busy periods, we request that our customers purchase food as well as drinks ( to ensure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch in pels Good wholesome British food well cooked great atmosphere and friendly staff. Right on the harbour has great views and on a nice day you can sit outside and eat if you want to chance the seagulls pinching your food.More

Thank mair14
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you so much for your lovely review. All the things which you mention ( good wholesome home cooked food, great atmosphere and friendly staff ) are the things which are important to us - because we know they are important to our customers. Thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A quite cosy but bright cafe right on the quayside. Perfect for coffee & cake. Dog friendly. Quite small so limited seating but offers take away. We were impressed so came back later for lunch. We couldn’t reserve a table. Lunch was a bit disappointing....More

Thank s0ph1e2014
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. I have to say that I was surprised, disappointed and also somewhat bewildered by your review - to the extent that I am wondering if you have reviewed the right location. Looking from a purely objective perspective, my observations are...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here for the last ten years and it has always been very good food and great service

Thank Katherine W
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your great review

Reviewed 1 week ago

my partner and I had our lunch here today . I had an enjoyable Brie,Bacon and Cranberry baguette which was tasty and my partner enjoyed her freshly made granary bread sandwich with Tuna and Mayo . The service was good and we enjoyed eating them...More

Thank thevillanchris
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

What a great review - thank you very much. We pride ourselves on delivering good quality food, in a lovely location with great service and I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit to Pels.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although the place is small, we were able to take our three dogs in there without any problem and thoroughly enjoyed our paninis and cuppas. Service was fast and efficient and the staff were very friendly. The desserts looked delightful, but we were a little...More

Thank ZigiB
Steve D, Owner at Pels, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Home made Dorset Apple Cake, warmed up with clotted cream!! It has to be done...........! Thank you for your review and so please you had a great visit

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ambermarriott80
12 August 2017|
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Response from Steve D | Property representative |
Yes we do - we have an extensive GF menu including cakes, paninis, hot meals, sandwiches and crepes
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RachelMaisy
23 June 2017|
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Response from Steve D | Property representative |
Yes we do! You and your dog are both very welcome
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Monday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Tuesday
9:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Wednesday
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Saturday
9:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Harts Building The Wharf, St Ives TR26 1LP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 795006
Description
St. Ives seafront sit in and take away. Small licensed cafe specialising in home cooked food. Gluten free range of food. Well behaved dogs allowed.
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