Category Archives: Eating Out

6 Activities this Easter in North Cornwall


It’s nearly the Easter break, and just about every local attraction will be running their own schedule of Easter themed events, especially egg hunts. For this blog post, we’ve handpicked 6 ideas for fun activities to take part in, from wild safari tours to calming classical music.Trek with AlpacasAlpaca trekking on Bodmin Moor is a […]

6 Great Places to Eat with Outdoor Space in North Cornwall and Devon

The 12th of April saw the easing of restrictions across the country and with staycations back on the cards, we’re delighted to be opening our doors again to conscientious travellers and welcoming you back to Cornwall.  We aren’t the only place to be reopening however, and in this post we suggest 6 great places to […]

Great Vegetarian and Vegan Places to Eat – North Cornwall

If you’re a vegetarian or vegan, no doubt you will appreciate the gradual rise in establishments that offer suitable food in and around North Cornwall.  We’re not talking a tired vegetable bake or sloppy risotto, but creative and delicious meat-free options – read on! For this blog post, we’ve collected some of our favourite places […]

6 Tips for your Post-Lockdown Holiday in Cornwall

It’s finally approaching – 4th of July!  We really can’t wait to welcome guests back to Tamar Valley Cottages.  Needless to say, you will notice a few changes.  In this post, we offer 6 tips for making the most of your first holiday post-lockdown. 1)  Look after your health and safety First and foremost, no […]

5 Fantastic Dog-friendly Places to Eat in Bude

It’s a joy for we dog-owners to find more and more eateries opening their doors to our four-legged friends.  Bude is developing a reputation for great places to eat, so for this blog post we’ve collected 5 of our favourite spots – including pubs, a cafe and a restaurant – that will welcome all members […]

A Brief Guide to Bude, North Cornwall

Since the Victorian era, Bude has been a popular destination for visitors from across the country.  These days, Bude offers an almost bewildering array of attractions to suit everyone.  We all have our favourites, and it would be impossible to list every option (although VisitBude does an excellent job on its website), but here are […]

5 Reasons to Avoid Cornwall

We know our county is a popular destination for holidaymakers, and everyone that stays with us seems to have a wonderful time exploring – yet we really feel we should bring to your attention 5 reasons for avoiding Cornwall.   Too many beaches We know what it’s like in some places in the UK and even […]

8 Cornish Treats to Eat

Cornwall is becoming a bit of a haven for food fans, with its smorgasbord of seafood and fresh farm produce, but food has always been an important part of Cornish culture.  In this post, we picked out 8 of our favourite edible treats from the region.  Have we missed your favourite?  Let us know in […]

Top 5 Cafés with a View in North Cornwall

Locally, it’s not hard to find somewhere that can serve you a tasty cream tea or a cup of decent coffee – but are there places where you can enjoy a view of Cornwall at the same time?  You bet!  In this blog post, we’ve collected 5 great cafés where you are also treated to […]

What’s On Guide – December 2017, North Cornwall & Devon

If you fancy feeling festive then North Cornwall and Devon have plenty to offer you!  Carols and concerts, steam trains and shopping, magic and Morris dancing, and even a barbecue!  What will you be getting up to?  Let us know in the comments if we’ve missed a great event! Padstow Christmas Festival, CornwallThurs 7 Dec – […]