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Polpeor Cafe

Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
+44 1326 290939
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (17 reviews)
“meringue” (14 reviews)
“fish medley” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Incredible place to eat with an excellent menu. The menu has a lot to choose from and the dishes we tried were very tasty (crab salad, cornish pasty with chips). We were lucky enough to get an outside table by the cliff edge, looking down...More

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fantastic cream tea's with a fantastic view too. Very good value with two scones and plenty of clotted cream, jam and tea..... the other food looked really good too. Great coastal walks before or after.... Must visit.

Thank addertiger
Reviewed 6 days ago

The other food available may be good, service was good, views were excellent, ice cream was good but the steak pasty was not good at all. It was mince, with carrots and onions which were pretty much the same color and none of it had...More

Thank LadyJ31337
Reviewed 6 days ago

We ate lunch at Polpeor Cafe. The young lady who served us was delightful. We had fresh local crab sandwiches, which were delicious. £9.50 but a holiday treat. They were served with salad. The view from the cafe is amazing out to sea, being the...More

1  Thank 40outdoorgirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

We finally made it down the Lizard Peninsula on our third trip to Cornwall. We ordered the fish and the scampi which was absolutely delicious. We were able to sit outside and enjoy the most splendid view and the service was relatively quick given how...More

Thank Conn_nan_Ceud_Cogadh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came a couple of times during our stay. Lovely food, great service and the most beautiful view. Stayed at the owners cottage, which was perfect for our stay to visit the Lizard peninsula. Lovely evening meal! Thank you for the complimentary cream tea on our...More

Thank DeeDi01
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited Polpeor Cafe with some friends in May 2017. They proudly boast the most southerly Cornish Pasties in the world, which would makes sense (most southerly point in Cornwall) but I did leave feeling disappointed. It had a very poor potato to meat ratio,...More

Thank Jordanovichy
Reviewed 1 week ago

This café does all the Cornish treats you would expect but also excellent fresh local seafood . Great views and great staff.

Thank cust0merservicequeen
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited the Lizard on Sunday 9th July 2017 with my husband & father in law , we stop and had lunch in the Polpeor cafe , the service was really good the staff were of a genuine happy nature with lovely smiley faces even...More

Thank 451sweetpea26
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful little cafe perched on the edge of the cliffs at The Lizard, has not changed in all the years since we first visited when my children were small. Excellent diverse menu, excellent friendly service. Wonderful views out to sea. Very reasonably priced, spotlessly...More

Thank ecoles486
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David T
9 February 2017|
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Response from ars3nal | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure sorry it is quite a while since I visited and I'm not local. As far as I am aware they are open all year round. And if I remember rightly only open till about 4pm.
17 November 2016|
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Response from Stephen H | Reviewed this property |
Yes for breakfast & what a way to have breakfast 🍳 on the lizard 👍
12 March 2016|
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Response from letsgomurphy | Reviewed this property |
Take road to Lighthouse-it's NT car park,then walk to cafe and enjoy!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lizard Peninsular, The Lizard, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  The Lizard
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 290939
At the end of the Lizard Peninsular
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