EATING OUT

When you’re eating out in South East Cornwall there’s a huge choice to tempt you - from haute cuisine to the humble pasty - all guaranteed to satisfy an appetite brought on by our invigorating, country air! Internationally trained chefs love the area for its fresh, local produce and we have some of the finest restaurants offering a wide selection of meals, including delicious fish, crabs, lobster and other sea food straight from the quays. Some restaurants hold special culinary events such as wine and dine evenings - an experience not to be missed! There are cosy, friendly pubs serving great bar meals and a wide range of cafes and bistros to choose from, too. Rather than taking pot luck, why not print out this list and bring it with you when you visit - you're sure to receive a warm welcome, great value for money and, when we say "Enjoy your meal", we know you will!


The Old Sail Loft Restaurant,Quay Street, East Looe Open Tues–Sun evenings, and every evening in high season. From Easter, lunchtime bistro open every day. Cornish chef. Separate no-smoking room. Fresh fish bought daily from the fish-quay on our doorstep, and vegetables locally grown; seafood banquet on Friday evening...

Crumplehorn Inn Polperro Bar open 11 am–11 pm daily. Restaurant (non-smoking) open lunchtime and evening every day Locally caught fresh fish cooked using French disciplines. Bar food specials, and ethnic dishes....

Mawgans of LooeHigher Market Street, East Looe Open Monday–Saturday evenings and Tuesday–Sunday lunchtimes. Non-smoking. Children under 12 not catered for. Good, traditionally cooked local produce... The Snooty Fox, Morval, Looe Our Restaurant offers an extensive menu with views over the Cornish countryside. We also have an attractive lounge bar serving bar meals and fine ales.... Osborne House,Lower Chapel Street, East Looe Open six days a week from 7pm. Advance booking advised. Children welcome. A splendid menu of delicious dishes prepared to order from the very best local produce....

Trawlers on the Quay, The Quay, E. Looe Open all year Tues–Sat for dinner from 6.30pm. Please call re lunchtime opening in summer. Our philosophy is simple – fine food, a stunning harbourside setting and a welcoming, relaxed atmosphere. European cuisine with Cajun influences using fresh Cornish produce.....

Bucklawren Granary Restaurant St Martins by Looe OPEN from 7 p.m. every night except Wednesday and Sunday lunch 12 to 2.30p.m. Kevin and Sue Wrigley offer a modern menu using fresh, local produce. There is wheelchair access to the main restaurant and a terrace for al fresco dining, weather permitting....

Fieldhead Hotel, Portuan Road, West Looe Open for Sunday lunch, plus dinner every day. Booking essential. Non-smoking. Good English cooking with a continental flavour; menu changed daily..... The Dagger Restaurant, 14 Barton Meadows, Pelynt Open Sunday lunchtimes, and Monday–Saturday evenings. Non-smoking restaurant (smoking permitted in bar). Good traditional English and continental cooking.....

Polraen Country House Hotel, Sandplace, Looe Open for evening dining Mon–Sat, and Sunday Roast Luncheon. Just outside Looe with onsite parking, garden, and non-smoking and smoking areas Imaginative home-cooking, featuring quality local seasonal produce and fresh seafood....

Barclay House, St. Martin's Road, East Looe Open for dinner Mon–Sat. Non-smoking. 2004 Taste of the West Best Restaurant in Cornwall. Fantastic views over the East Looe river. Local produce: fish, meat, cheese – and Cornish wines! Discover the Modern British cuisine of Chef/Proprietor Nick Barclay and Head Chef Ian Murray...

Liaisons Restaurant Higher Market Street, East Looe Open weekends in low season, and every evening Easter–end October. Non-smoking. Children under 12 not catered for. A la carte menu featuring fresh seafood sourced daily from the quay plus vegetarian alternatives. Run by the owner; friendly local atmosphere... .

The Harbour Moon, Quay Road, West Looe Bar open 11 am–11 pm daily, with karaoke on Wednesday and Friday. Restaurant (non-smoking) open for Sunday lunches plus Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings; open every evening over Easter and Whitsun–end October. Fresh fish, local farm produce and extensive bar menus....

Hannafore Point Hotel, West Looe Headland Restaurant, Sunday lunches, plus table d’hôte and à la carte menus in the evening every day; booking advised. Bar meals daily in Raffles Bar, also lighter snacks, cream teas etc in Island Bar, open during summer months only.....