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The Digey Food Room

6 The Digey | Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1HR, England
+44 1736 799600
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (52 reviews)
“quiche” (31 reviews)
“scones” (24 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 am - 5:00 pmAll hours
Cafe, British, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 The Digey | Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1HR, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We popped in today for a quick bite and a drink after a visit to The Tate St Ives which is very close by. We tried the soup (pea and ham and tomato and basil) and shared a cream tea. Both soups were tasty and...More

Thank Emma M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast and coffee. Superb scrambled eggs. Sausage and hogs pudding great. Wife had avocado on toast which she said was lovely. Big portions really well cooked. Great strong coffee

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spotlessly clean, friendly little cafe serving yummy things and with a fair amount of local preserves etc for sale. We ordered two cream teas and have to say, everything was perfect, from the moment the smiley waitress arrived with the tray, to the cutesy teapots...More

Thank chillseekers044
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped off for a coffee on the way to the Tate and it was well worth our while as coffee was great. Lovely deli with some really interesting food items you can purchase. We purchased some local honey. Very friendly staff and the decor is...More

Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Popped in to escape the rain for a coffee. Lovely little cafe with good coffee and fabulous cake. Try the orange and almond, superb. The meals looked very nice with generous potions. Friendly staff and a little deli section with interesting nibbles.

Thank mike l
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this place a little while back. Just off main shopping st. The food is absolutely first rate. I had a chorzoi and bean stew which was the best lunch I have had in years. I told the chef how good it was. Great place...More

Thank GeorgioThomas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This lovely place was one of only very few places open in St Ives this week. It was a positive oasis. The food was delicious, fresh and full of flavour. Scrumptious selection of deli items available too. Thank you for being open and for giving...More

Thank thedinnerladies2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Cosy cafe in the centre of St. Ives. Lovely staff, always friendly and helpful. Coffee excellent and the soup of the day is like a full blown meal. The sandwiches are huge and come with dressed salad and crisps. And if you can't take yeast...More

Thank val292014
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Came to this place upon arriving at st ives was the strange time of day when difficult to find somewhere to eat as most places closed until evening (3:15) but was open till 5pm I think so ideal. The food was great had a deli...More

Thank tpipes
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Great to visit this great little cafe...really friendly, stylish and well located just at the bottom of The Digey - one of St Ives well know narrow streets leading down to the had outside & beach. A lovely atmosphere, delicious coffee & yummy cakes...we will...More

Thank Miranda B
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Questions & Answers
9 September 2017|
Response from Alex B | Property representative |
Hi, yes we serve all our breakfasts until 3pm. Everything is cooked fresh to order with local infredients. You can see a sample menu on our website. At the moment we open at 9am, but please check our website for seasonal... More
lynne c
17 August 2017|
Response from Alex B | Property representative |
Hi Lynne, We serve a Vegetarian Breakfast with poached eggs on toast, mushrooms and tomatoes, all cooked fresh to order. Also very popular is our smashed avocado on sourdough toast with extras available. All our breakfasts... More
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 17
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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.
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