St Ives boasts an enviable choice of award-winning restaurants, bars and cafés, in one of the most beautiful settings in the Southwest. Whether family-friendly or romantic fine-dining, the town’s restaurants have access to the best local seafood, hand-reared livestock and organic fruit and veg.
There are delis, fish & chip shops, ice cream parlours, bakeries, gourmet burger bars, tea rooms, pasty shops, vegetarian cafés and old-fashioned fudge shops. International cuisine includes Mexican, Italian and Indian food plus specialist wine and coffee shops. There are several pubs with all-day food and drink menus as well as gastropubs in the surrounding countryside.