11 of the best beach bars in Cornwall to visit as the sun shines

Panorama of the famous fishing port St. Ives, in Cornwall, UK.

Cornwall’s beach bars are some of the best places to unwind. Whether it’s a drink you’re looking for or something to eat, you will not be short of options. Some of the best 11 bars you should visit in the area include:

Lusty Glaze

This bar is in a privately-owned cove and is a secluded spot not far from the Newquay’s centre. Whether it’s a beachside breakfast or lunch, the setting is as good as it gets.

The Slope

Offering delicious burgers, lots of fries and local beer, this bar that comes with a retro surf ambience is a great place to relax. Vegans and people with other dietary restrictions also have a few choices to choose from in the menu.

Blue Bar

This spot has been known as the original beach bar and kitchen in Cornwall for close to 18 years now. The bar has a relaxed atmosphere and great views of the sea just in front of the bar.


This spot was launched by Chef Adam Vasey and two business partners and this is a good place to drink, eat and meet other people and it still has that new bar feel.

Fistral Beach Bar

This is a great bar whether you’re visiting in the day or in the night. The comfortable leather sofas inside are great for relaxing as you enjoy the unlimited biscuits. You could also just enjoy a cold one while viewing one of the best surf beaches in the world.

The Watering Hole

This bar in Perranporth is in the middle of a stretch of sand that measures three miles. It’s a popular spot for live music.


This bar overlooks the Praa Sands beach and is a nice place to enjoy panoramic ocean views. It’s family friendly too.

Black Rock Beach Resort

Its new menu and newly finished bar offer a new sort of culinary experience on the beach. It has a great view of the bay all the way up to Looe Island.

Beach House

This spot is well known for host many amazing events including garden parties and this year there are very special guests coming to the spot and the BOOM Bar has also been launched.

Sam’s On The Beach

This is yet another branch of the Sam’s burger chain and makes use of a converted RNLI station and has a custom-built pizza oven.

Surf Den

This is a new outdoor bar and they have a special beer ready for the summer.

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