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Primrose Cottage Cafe

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Primrose Cottage Bossiney Road, Tintagel PL34 0AJ, England
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Havelock North, Hawke's Bay, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Called to see the castle but a bit wet and windy so decided to stop for a cuppa and a snack. I had the cream tea - 2 scones, jam, clotted cream, and a pot of tea. Excellent value and the scones were great. The proprietors were friendly and greeted us cheerfully. Two of our party are gluten intolerant and... More 

Thank Grant N
Cincinnati, Ohio
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

The scones were hot and fresh so good, the staff were very good.the food was very good. worth stopping .

Thank Bryanwoff
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We came to this cafe for lunch and it was lovely. The food was really nice, especially as we were sheltering from the rain.

Thank Ollie M
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Just stopped here on one of our days out whilst in Cornwall, were able to sit outside with our dogs in the sunshine and received a very nice sandwich each and drinks for a reasonable price served by a friendly lady Thanks.

Thank SGeorge6
Omaha, Nebraska
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245 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I just happened in to this place after our tour guide had said they have the best coffee in town. I was there around Noon on a Friday. The menu has a nice variety of choices from short orders to full meals. I chose to have their beef and onion pasty that came so fresh and flaky; and the best... More 

Thank DEPOmaha
Surrey, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Lovely owner, lovely place. We went in as we had walked through town and this little place drew our attention again and again and decided to walk in for a coffee. When we got the menu we decided we wanted food as well as it looked lovely. A chicken burger with chips and salad was ordered and the chocolate fudge... More 

Thank Tamara R
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

After a long walk from Boscastle we needed some rest and had to wait for the bus. We were surprised with very friendly service, good food and excellent cafe. We felt really welcomed.

Thank Roland H
Dumfries, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

When you are in Tintagel and are looking for somewhere nice to g for lunch, then the place that I am about to review is the place for you, and that place is the Primrose Cottage Café located at Bossiney Road. I visited this café when I visited Tintagel on my recent trip to Cornwall and it was absolutely lovely.... More 

Thank Rachael S
Downham Market, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Really nice food and friendly proprieter lovely and clean eating area inside and out would highly recommend.

Thank moonchild2016
Burntwood, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

We were on our last day of our holiday and called in for breakfast a lovely lady showed to our table We had Full English Breakfast & 1 Sausage7 Bacon Sandwich , plus tea and coffee Our breakfast did not take long and was well worth it This place is a must for anyone who comes to Tintagel

Thank WalsallIan

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Primrose Cottage Bossiney Road, Tintagel PL34 0AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Tintagel

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?