If you want waterfront views with your lazy lunch or relaxed dinner you’ve a choice of three great restaurants in Rock, Cornwall. They all do breakfasts, tea and coffee too.

All three are near Rock car park and the Rock, Padstow ferry landing point. Booking for evenings is advisable at busy times of the year.

No 1 Rock Road – No.1, Beachside, Rock Road, Rock, Cornwall, PL27 6FD

As it’s name suggests this bar and grill is the first building as you’ll come to as you walk up from Rock beach. They boast an evening menu from the winner of Best Chef of the Year in the Cornwall Life Food and Drink Awards 2016, Tom Mackins. The No 1 Rock Road lunch and dinner menus include local fish and a wide selection to suit all tastes, including children. If it’s warm enough there’s the opportunity to grab a coffee or Prosecco or eat alfresco on the big balcony overlooking the estuary.

Tel:  01208 863008             Email: bookings@no1rockroad.co.uk

The Rock Inn, Cornwall ‪- 6 Beachside, Rock, Wadebridge, PL27 6FD

Next door to No 1 Rock road, The Rock Inn, Cornwall also has a large balcony with stunning estuary views. The menu features local fish dishes and there’s a traditional feel to the choices with classic steaks, pies, chilli and burgers. Ingredients are sourced locally and there’s a good selection of local ales. The Rock Inn has lots of choice for children too. Details, prices and menus here.

Tel:  01208 863 498

Blue Tomato, Rock – Ferry Point, Rock, Cornwall, PL27 6LD

Just a few doors down you’ll find the Blue Tomato, Rock. It’s been around longer than the other two restaurants and has something of an iconic status. It’s certainly one of our families most visited restaurants in Rock, Cornwall. It’s laid back, has stunning views, a terrace and great food. They say they’re ‘more than just a café’ and that’s very true. The menu includes a specials board with a wide range of choices and there are the staple burgers, sandwiches and salads. Like the other two restaurants the kids will be happy with their menu too. Menu, prices and pictures here.

Tel: 01208 863 841

Overall – Restaurants in Rock, Cornwall

So, within a 100 yards of each other you’ll find some fantastic restaurants in Rock, Cornwall. If you asked me to recommend just one, I couldn’t. They’re all great, have their own unique atmosphere and menu choices. Perhaps you’ll have to try all three and see what you think. Please let us know.