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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Grocery or Supermarket
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“Everything you need for your self catering visit at Pennance Mill Cottage. Just a 5 minute drive from the barn.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
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“All my guests give good reviews for the food and setting here. Great coffee, good fresh food and lovely light by the water ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Food
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 2 locals recommend
Café
“Nice little cafe on the river, do a wonderful line in hearty breakfasts. Parking is sometimes tricky at busy times, but there are usually spaces on the waterside just next door.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pet Store
“A fabulous selection of local artisan breads/meats/pies/ fresh fruit and vegetables”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Lovely cafe with great food, drinks and gifts. Perfect to refuel on your walks in the area”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Ex-superyacht chef just started the best Japanese / Asian food in Cornwall.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Café
“This place is a must for brunch/lunch. Ruth is a wizard at combining flavours”
  • 3 locals recommend
University
  • 3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun for all the family. A large indoor soft play area ideal for the kids and a laser storm activity centre. Somewhere to burn off lots of energy!”
  • 1 local recommends
Health
“A local deli serving delicious and healthy food. Sit here and enjoy a coffee and bite to eat.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Car Rental
  • 1 local recommends
Lodging
“A traditional style pub with a modern twist. Serving local Penryn beers. A beer garden is located outside.”
  • 2 locals recommend
University
“Very local - just a couple of doors up is this lively courtyard cafe with delicious home-cooked food including vegetarian and gluten free menus. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Fab fish n chips - especially as they offer gluten free options! Open lunchtimes between 12.00 - 1.00 and evenings. ”
  • 4 locals recommend