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Blue Plate Restaurant Bar Cafe Deli

Main Road | Nr Torpoint Nr Looe, Downderry PL11 3LD, England
+44 1503 250308
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (29 reviews)
“bread” (20 reviews)
“brownie” (5 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, European, Deli, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Main Road | Nr Torpoint Nr Looe, Downderry PL11 3LD, England
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Blue Plate Restaurant Bar Cafe Deli
1. Restaurant Lunch Dinner
" Lovely service, fantstic food combined with tasty wine."
Rick H
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2. Deli Cafe
" Nice venue for a coffee and cake during the day too."
Sally N
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3. Cocktails Wines Beers
"Trevethan; great in a cocktail, or a beautiful G&T!"
See reviews that mention great wine list
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is an absolute gem. Great food and really genuine, friendly welcome. The mussels and mushroom with wild garlic tart were really tasty. The owner Sam came over and asked how things were, and was proud to serve and sell locally sourced produce. Visit...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downderry is an interesting place, different from the rest of this little corner of Cornwall. The settlement has a slightly posher feel to it, more monied and quieter. There is little evidence of seaside cafe type places, little or no through traffic and as a...More

Thank John A
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing little find just up the road from where we live, the staff were lovely and the place has a bright airy feel just a short walk from the sea, there is a p&d car park opposite and it's definitly worth the visit. I had...More

Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

As always a perfect lunch, food is thoughtfully prepared and presented beautifully, tastes fantastic, a really special place, the owners are wonderful and all staff are attentive to needs, favourite place in this part of the world

Thank emmaquentin
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Once again took my visitors to the Blue Plate, fantastic meal, superb host, visitors loved it as much as we do, good to find some where that understands your needs, fantastic evening from beginning to end, nothing here is too much trouble. We will all...More

Thank misspiggy250
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Lovely family oriented restaurant, the food was very good, recommend the mussels and the four mini desserts

Thank Maria S
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

First time visiting the blue plate this evening. Won’t be the last! Staff amazingly friendly and efficient, the star of the show however is the food. Every mouthful was a delight. If you visit this part of the world please put the blue plate on...More

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

A very pleased unusually designed shop come cafe come bistro where you can enjoy a nice menu with family and at reasonable prices. Very fresh food served with a smile and this will leave you fulfilled with a warm hearted feeling which describes Downderry very...More

Thank Autographus
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Sitting on the corner you can easily miss it, don't! Full of fresh ingredients nice menu choice, either for a quick bite or a nice meal. Evening menu provides a good choice of meals for all appetites and flavours, if nothing else try the fresh...More

1  Thank Pippa B
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Visited here for the first time in ages. We weren't really sure what to expect as there are mixed reviews. Food was very nice, although portions are really designed for 3 courses. As we didn't have 3 courses we were left feeling a little peckish....More

Thank Lush2012
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Main Road | Nr Torpoint Nr Looe, Downderry PL11 3LD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Downderry
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 250308
  • E-mail
Stylish Restaurant-Bar-Cafe-Delicatessen Serving an Innovative menu using fresh local Organic Produce the freshest of Cornish Seafood including Lobster Crab & Mussels, with the emphasis on local and Home Cooked Seasonal Dishes. The beach views from the deli & restaurant allow you to enjoy Cornish Roasted Coffee 3 Bean Cappuccino and Cornish Seasalt Brownie or Flavoursome Fowey Mussels, Looe bay Lobster- Crab (with our hand cut local potato chips fresh from Anthony our Local Farmer) Looe Bay Seafood Platter. Our Continental Style Delicatessen-fresh Artisan Sourdough-Local Cheese Counter-Crab Quiche-Crab Sandwich-Artisan Ales & Wines.
Enjoy the Delicatessen offering great Gift-House ware selection or local Cornish Fare.
Soak up the Sun on the Terrace or in the Delicatessen from 10am & enjoy Lunch - Brunch - Afternoon Teas till 4pm whilst watching the world go by.
Get into the true spirit of Cornwall In Hidden Cornish village of Downderry.
Our Locally sourced & innovative Lunch - Dinner Menu offer a varied option from Seafood - Lobster Caesar Salad - Cornish Steak - Pork - Lamb specifically selected from our local suppliers-Fisherman-Farmers & Dairies.
The Bar offers a full range of Gins Vodkas Cornish Wines & Ales enjoy a Cocktail or an Italian Beer or Local Wine sat by the Coal Fire in Winter or On the Sun Terrace in Summer.
Winter & Summer hours vary with increased Summer opening times 6 days per week 5 in the winter Nov to May-Open Every Bank Holiday Mondays 11-5pm including Sunday Roast.
Summer opening Wednesday to Monday
10am to 10am
Lunch Dinner Deli Cafe
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