Porthcurno - where the internet surfs

Food and Drink at Porthcurno

Some of these restaurants, cafes and pubs at Porthcurno may have different opening hours in winter, please do check with them especially out of season.

The Cable Station Inn

01736 810 479 offers food and drink as well as a beer garden, snooker, pool, darts, and hire of tennis courts next to the beach car park. Usually just weekends in winter.  Children welcome. cablestationinn.co.uk

The Museum Cafe

01736 810 966 Spacious modern cafe open to all above the Porthcurno beach carpark,  also with outdoor seating and direct access to the beach via a short scenic path. Excellent coffee and changing menu with gluten-free and vegan options, children's menu, plus soya milk available and free 20Mbps superfast wifi for visitors.  Daily in summer and usually Saturday, Sunday and Monday in winter. Please check for details and menus at Telegraph Museum, which offers a fascinating collection and tour of telecommunications history and the origins of today's internet.

The Porthcurno Beach Cafe

01736 810 834 This bright cafe and gift shop at the top of the beach path serves food and all sorts of coffee and cake and icecreams, indoors and on the patio. Excellent selection of beach goods available, usually open summer only.

Minack Theatre Cafe

01736 810 181 Paying visitors to the Minack Theatre can eat in its compact but spectacular cliff top cafe, mostly year round.

The Logan Rock Inn

01736 810 495 year round pub and beer garden at Treen is named after the famous Logan Rock on the Treen Castle rock outcrop in the bay. This large rock moves slightly when pushed.

Treen Cafe

07720 326310 sells light lunches, teas, cake and home-baked bread in summer in the middle of the village of Treen, by the carpark and just a short walk from the campsite and Treen Castle. Typically open summer-only from 10 till 5. Treen Cafe.

The Apple Tree Cafe

01736 872753 Friendly local cafe for breakfasts, lunches, coffees and cream teas, featuring also garden seating at Trevescan, Sennen, near Land's End. Able to cater for special diets such as gluten-free, vegetarian and vegan, with soya milk available for vegans and others.  May be closed for 2-3 months in winter - please check at  appletreecafe.co.uk

Porthgwarra Cove Cafe

01736 871 754 In summer there is a delightful pocket cafe with garden and wifi at Porthgwarra, a picturesque cove on the coastal footpath between Porthcurno and Nanjizal and Land's End.  Porthgwarra cove is used in filming Poldark.

Porthcurno Stores

The local shop and post office (St Levan Post Office), called PK Stores, closed permanently from 2012. For local shops and post offices please see the shops and shopping page.