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The Cornish Bakery

9 Fore Street | Saint Ives, Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
+44 1736 793470
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“pastry” (19 reviews)
“pasta” (92 reviews)
“scones” (20 reviews)
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Cafe, Fast food, British
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LOCATION
9 Fore Street | Saint Ives, Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here whilst strolling through the lovely town of St Ives for a coffee and cream tea. Service was friendly and both the coffee and food delicious. Definitely a place to visit.

Thank Barrowboy53
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi I am so glad that you found your coffee and cream tea delicious. We are a friendly team and are very lucky to work in the lovely town of St Ives. We look forward to welcoming you again next time you are passing through

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whilst on holiday we enjoyed trying the various local pasties, cakes, Gin and beers etc. On passing The Cornish Bakery we saw the scones in the window display and decided there and then that we would get some. We purchased 6 scones and were told...More

Thank OldBear
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi OldBear, We're sorry that you feel like you have been ripped off. We try to ensure that our scones are consistently the biggest, freshest, and highest quality scones available, and the feedback from our customers confirms that we generally achieve this. We feel that...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

On the day of our visit to St. Ives, we experienced the tail end of a hurricane that had already ravaged the States, and made its way up the Nova Scotia coast and on to Ireland and England. It was a day for ducks, and...More

2  Thank redeco
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Redeco, We're really pleased that you enjoyed your visit, (and that you found some art you like). Hopefully we will see you on a future visit, and in the meantime, the paintings remind you of both St Ives and us. :)

Reviewed 6 November 2017

We visited this cafe most days. Lovely coffee, scones, (little custard tarts that I cannot remember the name of - yum yum). The staff are friendly, helpful and efficient. Well worth a visit when you stay in St. Ives.More

Thank Cathy P
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Hi Cathy We are so pleased that you visit us daily when in St Ives. I'm glad that you find the team friendly and helpful as we work hard to please and enjoy our jobs. The little tarts (Pastel de Nata) are amazing and as...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

I bought a discount pasty here as it was the end of the day. Halfway down the street though, I took a bite and it was Chicken Tikka Masala flavoured!!! I went back and complained - and they did swap the pasty with a new...More

Thank Isaachotchkiss
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hello I'm so sorry that you got the wrong flavour from our end of day specials but I am very glad that this got rectified with no problems and that you enjoyed the replacement

Reviewed 28 October 2017

First visit was a Beef and Stilton pasty - just lovely. It was so nice decided to go again and had a cream tea and order 10 pasties at the same time. Scone was also lovely! We arrived home yesterday and there are only 7...More

Thank James S
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Hi James I am glad that you found the team friendly and helpful. I understand that you had only 7 pasties left by the time your journey had finished, the smell of pasties is too hard to resist!! Our scones are all hand made in...More

Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

All the staff are so friendly here, always remember my usual order and make me feel welcome. The coffee is great and pastries are fresh - I like the chocolate twists best!

Thank 407me
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Hello I am glad that you find the team at St Ives friendly. We make a real effort to know what our regulars enjoy and serve our great products with pride

Reviewed 19 October 2017

Very tasty pasties and coffee in the town:) Staff very lovely and helpful :) The interior looked also nice. :))

Thank Vladka11
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 20 October 2017

Hi Vladka Thank you for taking the time to leave us a TripAdvisor review about our great pasties and coffee. I'm so glad that you found the team helpful and I agree they are lovely :) We look forward to welcoming you again :)

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

I ordered some pasties for my family to take away. The pastry and filling were both very good. No gristle. Happy kids. All good. Great service.More

Thank s0ph1e2014
vikki a, Manager at The Cornish Bakery, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2017

Hi Sophie Thank you for letting us know how much you enjoyed your pasties. Our traditional is filled with nice big pieces of steak and nicely seasoned, and we have lots of alternative flavours to try also. We hope to see you for another box...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017

the lamb and mint was good....but again they all smell so good..i loved the steak and ale and steak and stilton.....you can get anything you want...

Thank 66travelor
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Fore Street | Saint Ives, Cornwall, St Ives TR26 1AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 793470
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