Cornwall is well-known as a foodie destination, with chefs flocking to the county to take advantage of the amazing location and mouth-watering local produce.
But aside from the well-known restaurants popular with the masses, there are some eateries that you might not have heard of but which are a big hit with locals and visitors.
Check out our list below and be inspired to try somewhere a bit different next time you’re in Cornwall.
Top 5 places to eat out in Cornwall
Restaurant Nathan Outlaw
Expect nothing less than spot on service, stunning views and exceptional food at this celebrity chef’s Michelin star restaurant.
Location: Port Isaac, North Cornwall
Price range: Set lunch menu from £59 per person
To book: Call 01208 880896
It’s difficult to decide which is better in this authentic Italian restaurant overlooking Padstow harbour – the fabulous views or the freshly made food. Try and decide for yourself next time you’re visiting.
Price range: Mains from £11.50
To book: The restaurant doesn’t normally take bookings but you can call 01841 533313 for more info
This little gem, tucked away in the bustling streets of Falmouth, serves 100% vegan food, using the freshest ingredients sourced locally.
Price range: Mains from from £8.25
To book: Call 01326 210602
You’ll be stuck for choice with this varied and authentic Pan Asian inspired menu, developed by husband and wife owners Ryan & Kelly during their worldwide travels.
Price range: Mains from £11-£17
To book: Call 01637 850440
Squid Ink Restaurant
Using the finest local and seasonal ingredients, this popular restaurant in the historic fishing port of Looe serves innovative and inspiring dishes in a welcoming and cosy setting.
Price range: Mains from £17.50
To book: Call 01503 262674
What did we miss? What’s your favourite restaurant in Cornwall? Let us know in the comments below.