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8 Princes Street, Bude EX23 8AT, England
+44 1288 352783
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“calamari” (31 reviews)
“fish cakes” (12 reviews)
“steak” (24 reviews)
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British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 Princes Street, Bude EX23 8AT, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a Cornish cream tea. Excellent taste. Little bit pricey but good portions on menu food. Very dog friendly really nice staff.

Thank Huw W
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant can be found at the top of the town, just round the corner from the main street. The staff there are very pleasant, they have a nice menu which caters for all tastes & everything is reasonably priced.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went today for lunch, haven't stopped being sick since!! Had a cooked breakfast- never again!! Also the waiter was very abrupt turning people away and not making the effort for families with children- turning away lots of business.More

3  Thank Tasha P
Urchins1, Owner at Urchins, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Sorry to hear you don't enjoy your experience in our bistro. I'm sorry to hear you have been unwell but as I'm sure you are aware food poisoning can take up to 24 hrs to develop unless you have shell fish which you didn't...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ordered one of the specials for myself, a club sandwich with chicken, bacon and cheddar, accompanied by a salad and chips. I asked for no tomato. The wife ordered a burger. We did not mind waiting as it seemed as if our food would be...More

Thank Paul Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It looks appetising from the outside and we were not disappointed Courteous staff Wonderful food Highly recommend

Thank Roger S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us went for a veggie breakfast. 20 mins wait for coffee, 40 mins for food, by which time we had to order drinks again. Food was superb, but there is no air extraction in there so its stifling hot & you can smell...More

Thank fixit237237
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't usually do bad reviews, but had to make an exception for Urchins. We stopped in for drinks and snacks during a walk. The staff didn't seem to have much of a clue. I was served a 'Milkshake' made with tepid milk and just...More

Thank Simon B
Urchins1, Owner at Urchins, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi I'm sorry you had such a bad experience in our bistro.. the staff should of used cold milk from the fridge and this will be reminded to all of them, as for the scones I can 100%say to you that they are all made...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for 6pm as been walking all day. Warm welcome, quick service. The fish platter was excellent and clearly very fresh. The cajun chicken starter likewise. We both had mains off the specials board - beef goulash and the butternut squash and cranberry tagine....More

Thank jwoody39
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband choose urchins for his birthday lunch but we wished we has gone somewhere else. They wouldn't deviate at all from the menu, totally unhelpful, waited 45 mins for our food even though there wasn't anyone in. They even turned a large family party...More

Thank Widemouth Bay H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in for some cream teas, advised 15mins for food - only ordering scones so should be ok - but over 1/2 hour wait later - in which time tea had been drunk, they eventually turn up after chasing , asked for more tea to...More

Thank Jubes7808
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19 October 2016|
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Response from Andrew L |
Hi there yes we are open in January other than possibly on Sundays as we are away on holiday and the team will need a day off!, Give us a call 01288352783 and we can talk in more detail. Cheers Andrew, Gary Urchins Bistro
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
09:00 - 20:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Princes Street, Bude EX23 8AT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Bude-Stratton  >  Bude
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 352783
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The restautant is a Bistro, so different types of food there. Very welcoming place, staff grand, Food wonderful
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