Restaurants and pubs

Our short review is offered as a guide only. Please telephone the individual restaurants for full details.

Restaurants on the Roseland

Idle Rocks Hotel, St Mawes
01326 270771
Great location, four star service and price. Non-residents very welcome

The Lugger, Portloe
Not cheap, limited space for non-residents

The Quarterdeck, The Nare Hotel, Veryan
01872 501111
Very pleasant cliff-top location. Uses Cornish produce in a imaginative style.

Driftwood, Rosevine
01872 580644
Fantastic location, not cheap though

The Boathouse, Postscatho
01872 580326
Very basic

Rising Sun Hotel, St Mawes
01326 270233
Stunning waterside location with huge terrace. Classic English cuisine.

Roseland Inn
0871 8114427
Top quality food and service with a ‘keep it local’ ethos. Reservations required during peak season

The St Mawes Hotel, St Mawes
01326 270266
Great value for families offering brasserie classics

Smugglers Cottage, Tolverne (near the King Harry Ferry)
A beautiful thatched tea room and restaurant dating back to the 15th Century. Offers seasonal menu lunchtimes and evenings.

The Tresanton, St Mawes
01326 270055
Well reviewed restaurant, reflected in the price

Victory Inn, St Mawes
01326 270324
16th Century former fishermans’ haunt. The fish is the freshest and the variety amazing.

Castaways, Mylor
01326 377710
Great Mediterranean food prepared by a well known chef

Unusual locations

Melinsey Mill, on the road to Veryan
Lunches and teas only

The Seafood Restaurant, Mylor (via Aquacab from ST Mawes)
Including the Aquacab trip from St Mawes it’s a great lunchtime treat, not cheap though

Public houses on the Roseland

Kings Head
Ruan Lanihorne
01872 501263

Plume of Feathers
01872 580321

Rising Sun
St Mawes
01326 270233

The New Inn
01872 501362

The Roseland
01872 580254

The Royal Standard
01872 580271

The Ship
01872 501356

The Victory
St Mawes
01326 270324


Roseland Holiday Barns is run by Maxine and Peter Little, Roseland Holiday Barns, Voskelly Barn, St Mawes, Truro Cornwall TR2 5AB.