You can’t get much closer to the beach than Gylly Beach Cafe, where the sand almost comes in the door! Located bang on the gorgeous Gyllyngvase beach and with panoramic views of Falmouth Bay and Pendennis Castle, it’s the perfect place to chill out and watch the world go by.
Gylly Beach Cafe serves great locally sourced food throughout the day (The nachos are to die for!) and has a friendly, relaxed atmosphere and features a stylish modern interior. The outdoor seating area is prefect for those sunnier days and is also dog friendly too meaning you can warm up with a hot chocolate after winter walkies on the beach. Open 364 days a year, for more info on opening times check out their website below.
Cliff Road, Falmouth, Cornwall TR11 4PA
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Sat in a perfect location overlooking Porthtowan beach on the North coast of Cornwall, the Blue Bar has got to be one of the best places to chill out, watch the waves roll in and admire the sun set.
The bar features a large outside seated terrace, perfect for soaking up the sun whilst al fresco dining. Inside theres a cosy ‘beach shack’ vibe complete with surfboards on the wall and panoramic bay window seats for those colder days.
Note: The Blue Bar usually closes during January through to February half term, so check their website below for opening times.
Beach Rd, Porthtowan TR4 8AW
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We can’t think of a more beautiful place to enjoy a homemade Cornish cream tea than overlooking the stunning Kynance Cove on the Lizard Peninsula in West Cornwall. The fine golden sand, crystal clear waters and dramatic towering rock stacks give you possibly the best views in Cornwall.
Kyance Cove Cafe serves a wide selection of food and drinks, with a focus on local produce. Samples from the menu include fresh crab sandwiches, baguettes (and of course Cornish pasties) with homemade cakes and ice cream for those with a sweet tooth. Freshly ground coffee, a variety of teas, cold drinks and milkshakes are perfect to whet your whistle and prepare you for the trek back to the car park.
Kynance Cove Cafe closes during the winter so please check their website for opening times.
Kynance Cove, The Lizard Peninsula, Cornwall TR12 7PJ
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