We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Polpeor Cafe

Lizard Point, Helston TR12 7NU, England
+44 1326 290939
Website
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish medley” (7 reviews)
“doughnuts” (7 reviews)
“meringue” (10 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Lizard Point, Helston TR12 7NU, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (268)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited Polpeor following a recommendation and we were not disappointed. On a lovely sunny day, do sit outside savouring the wonderful views and wildlife. We saw choughs and seals but sadly no dolphins, but we did have possibly the best and largest 'Full English Breakfast'...More

Thank Gell97
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to Polpeor many times over the past few years and we always enjoy the food and views, it's not cheap but you always get good portions and quality is good. Not this year I'm afraid, we had crab jacket potatoes and there...More

1  Thank Julie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly atmosphere complimented with excellent waitresses. Food was amazing and great value. Our boys loved the puddings! Well worth calling in.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favourite eatery - the scenery is as good as the food! Perfect pasties, amazing sea-food, donuts with clotted cream and jam! Great service as well.

Thank DaveK0974
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here twice on the same day before and after our walk to/from Kynance Cove. Very friendly staff, made you feel very welcome. Fantastic views and great food. I had a cheese n tomato sandwich which was generously packed with filling. Milkshakes were lush...More

Thank Racheal G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favourite cafe come rain or shine, beautiful on a sunny day outside and cosy looking out at the sea on a rainy day.

Thank ailsaburton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can't do anything else from this cafe, right on Lizard Point,but while you're there you can indulge yourself with a simple pasty, as we did, or indulge in well above average cafe food such as lobster or duck with hoisin sauce - not bad...More

1  Thank slimtimBanbury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming here for the last 20 years and still love to sit and watch the sea from the terrace. This time we had a cream tea. Lovely fresh scones and a great pot of tea with extra hot water. We could have...More

1  Thank carolyn607
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a lovely cafe with fabulous veiws but our experience was totally ruined by the man here who kept coming out of the kitchen to try and hurry us up. Then when an elderly lady who was not well and was seeking refuge from the...More

Thank Fiona T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We waited 15 mins for any service even though there was no queuing, looked at menu seemed quite expensive, was about to leave when waitress came and took our order, we ordered 2 cornish pasty and chips and 2 teas at £20.20 I thought at...More

Thank John G
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Polpeor Cafe
636 reviews
.01 km away
Smugglers Fish and Chips
235 reviews
1.04 km away
Coast Coffee Bar and Bistro
339 reviews
1.03 km away
The Witchball
420 reviews
1.00 km away
Nearby Attractions
Lizard Peninsula
342 reviews
.06 km away
Lizard Adventure - Day Tours
248 reviews
.92 km away
Lizard Lighthouse Heritage Center
380 reviews
.04 km away
Kynance Cove from Lizard Green Walk
42 reviews
1.10 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
johnveale
25 May 2016|
Answer
Response from Exposing the W | Reviewed this property |
They close at around 5pm in low season but stay open longer in high season .
0
Votes
TraceyPenwith
4 May 2016|
Answer
Response from Exposing the W | Reviewed this property |
Yes , however if you keep driving there is a little known car park right outside the café . It's very small but we always park there with no problems.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Reservations
Good for
View, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 17:00
Monday
09:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
09:30 - 17:00
Thursday
09:30 - 17:00
Friday
09:30 - 17:00
Saturday
09:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lizard Point, Helston TR12 7NU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290939
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing