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The Digey Food Room

6 The Digey | Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1HR, England
+44 1736 799600
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (50 reviews)
“quiche” (24 reviews)
“scones” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 The Digey | Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1HR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and very friendly and accommodating staff. The best breakfast place we've found in St Ives.

Thank John H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in October last year and had lunch so we had to go again and see if was still as good as we remembered. it was. I had scrambled eggs on toast with bacon, my wife hadf smoked mackrel pate & toast with garnish....More

Thank Simon2545
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've visited this cafe as a family with young children on our past two holidays as we really love it. The scones are delicious! Served warm and freshly made they are perfect with a coffee or a tea. Reasonably priced, friendly staff and located tucked...More

Thank Louise K
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

We've often had breakfast or lunch here, and always enjoy the food and drinks on offer. This was our first evening meal at the Digey Food room. On the menu there was a choice of three or four Mussels Dishes as well as several starters...More

Thank mou5e
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We visited here on Saturday. My bacon sandwich was lovely ( nice crispy bacon) & the waitress was polite & helpful. My friend had 2 eggs on just 1 piece of bread! Which did seem rather stingy (too many eggs for the bread ratio)! ....More

Thank Kathryn C
Reviewed 16 April 2017

I had avocado and bacon on toast brunch type thing which was on point, lovely little deli and cafe type eatery, bright and airy interior

Thank Bellcalale
Reviewed 11 April 2017

small but good menu and very good snack lunch - soup, crab sandwich and scones, jam and cream - tasty and filling !!!

Thank tappers t
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Every other establishment in St Ives is either an art shop or a food outlet of one sort or another. This was a pleasant enough place, selling food to be sold as gifts, a modest selection of cakes, scones, cream teas etc. as you would...More

Thank Brian-Snellgrove
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

A great little find during an afternoon visit to St Ives. The cream tea was amazing - warm scones with plenty of jam and cream. The rest of the menu looked very tempting and would definitely have returned if we were staying longer in St...More

Thank Lindy W
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my husband popped in here for lunch on a grey and rainy day and ended up staying a good couple of hours as we thought the atmosphere was lovely and relaxing. We ordered a bacon sandwich and homemade soup and both were delicious....More

Thank IheartNYC86
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi do you do anything that is dairy and gluten free? Thanks
16 August 2016|
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Response from Alex B | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do! Most of our breakfasts can be made dairy and gluten free, just ask when you order. Many of our lunch items such as the Spanish Omelette, Frittata and our salads are made with dairy and gluten free... More
I am visiting St Ives next week; Could you please tell me if you allow a small dog indoors? Thank you
7 March 2016|
Response from Alex B | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes, clean and friendly dogs are very welcome in the cafe. We hope to see you soon! The Digey Food Room
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 The Digey | Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1HR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 799600
  • E-mail
The Digey Food Room is a cafe, deli and food store located in the beautiful town of St Ives in Cornwall.

The Digey is a quiet cobbled street near Porthmeor Beach, the Tate Gallery, the harbour and the main shopping street.

We serve home cooked food made from good quality local produce.