Food and Drink

CAFES

There are numerous cafes close to Melody Farm Shepherds Huts, including in Truro, Falmouth and on some of our favourite beaches. Here are just a handful of some of the ones we love!

Gylly Beach Cafe

Located overlooking Falmouth’s beautiful Gyllyngvase beach, the café serves locally sourced, good food in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. 20 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Loe Beach Cafe

Serves good quality, café food – including cakes, salads, fish of the day, sandwiches and ice creams. Also makes picnics to order. 10 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Crofters, Trelissick

This National Trust café offers light refreshments, hot lunches and afternoon cream teas, using seasonal, local produce. 10 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Courtyard Deli, Falmouth

A favourite among locals, tucked away in Falmouth town centre serving delicious homemade quiches and cakes, tapas and Cornish Cream Teas. 20 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Blue Beach Bar, Porthtowan

Overlooking the beach at Porthtowan, Blue is a favourite spot serving great food in a relaxed and beautiful setting. 20 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

PUBS

A holiday to Cornwall wouldn’t seem right without a visit to one of the many traditional pubs we are lucky to be close to. Here’s a selection of a few of our more local ones: 

The Old Quay Inn, Devoran

A proper local pub, small and quaint in the lovely village of Devoran – a great place for lunch or an evening meal. A 30 minute beautiful walk along the river / cycle path or 5 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Punch Bowl and Ladle, Feock

A real foodies pub, the menu here is local, seasonal and delicious and a warm, friendly welcome is always on offer whether you choose to eat in the bar or the restaurant. A 5 minute drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Pandora Inn, Mylor Bridge

One of Cornwall’s most renowned and popular pubs, The Pandora Inn is situated on the waters edge and is a romantic and beautiful place for lunch or dinner. 15 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Royal Oak, Perranwell

Traditional country pub, in the heart of Cornwall. 5-10 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Norway Inn

Old Cornish pub. Open fires, traditional ales and hearty food. 5 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Carnon Inn

Simple, affordable food from this chain pub. Walking distance from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

RESTAURANTS

There are many, many fantastic restaurants close by to us in Cornwall – we really are spoilt for choice. Here are a few of our favourites: 

Rick Stein Seafood Bar, Falmouth

Gourmet fish and chips owned by the legendary Rick Stein. For special occasions there is an Oyster & Champagne bar. 20 minutes drive from the Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Flying Fish Restaurant, St Michaels Hotel Falmouth

Contemporary atmosphere and good food. Relaxed, informal and great cocktails. 20 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

The Cove, Maenporth

Relaxed bistro overlooking the beach. Modern, delicious cuisine. 25 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Driftwood Restaurant, Portscatho

Michelin star chef Chris Eden serves fresh, fine food accompanied by fantastic sea views across the Roseland. 30 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Tresanton Hotel, St Mawes

World famous hotel and restaurant in St Mawes. Olga Polizzi runs this hotel and the views across the water are sublime. 25 minutes from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Bustophers Bar and Bistro, Truro

Modern, cool bistro with modern yet delicious food and a laid back vibe, 10 minutes drive from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

Number 6 Restaurant, Padstow

Friendly, relaxed restaurant, where Paul Ainsworth serves local, seasonal ingredients in a simple, modern style with Cornish and British influences. 45 minutes from Melody Farm Shepherds Huts.

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