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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.
Art Museum
“What can I say - it's the Tate - the name says it all. You can sometimes see dolphins from the cafe window!”
  • 151 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“A total gem, inspirational, insightful and a real haven for any artists or folk who like to get to the heart of the place they’re staying. ”
  • 48 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“A real treat destination. A bit pricey but worth it. Excellent fish and seafood and locally grown produce. Extensive wine list includes Cornish wine from Camel Valley. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Café
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“A well known beach for surfing in the heart of St Ives. It is very popular with holidaymakers in the summer months.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Bar
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“always our first stop for a Sun downer when we arrive. cocktails, ciders/beers burgers cake and coffee”
  • 28 locals recommend
Beach
“A gentle beach with lifeguards, it rarely gets waves so is great for those wanting to swim in gentle waters.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Nature
“Best views and sunsets around, Fabulous Tapas, cocktail bar in the summer. Why not watch an outstanding Porthmeor sunset in style”
  • 17 locals recommend
Nature
“A 25 minute walk gets you to Porthmeor beach in St Ives town which is one of the best local surfing beaches. Here you can hire wetsuits and surfboards and have surfing lessons with some of the best surfers in the country.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Book a window table. Lovely, slightly different from the norm, food. Great location on the harbour front.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful seafood, mix and match you mains to get a perfect meal just for you.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A must visit when you are in St Ives. Inventive tapas style dishes and also breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sits right on Porthmeor Beach so you can watch the surfers hit the waves while you sip a cocktail. Reservations are very hard to get in the summer, but they do keep back a section for walk ins. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Bar
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“Late night opening and music, fab views, personal favourite for breakfast with a view.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Cafe
“A great place for breakfast as you are overlooing Porthgwidden beach and St Ives Bay, this is the place we have seen the most dolphins. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Local beach, brilliant if you have little ones and just around the corner from Mulberry Loft! My hubby loves to go there to read the paper and have a crab sandwich lunchtimes!”
  • 9 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Royal Square, St Ives, TR26 2ND — 01736 796843 www.merlincinema.co.uk St Ives very own 3 screen cinema! Quite often in the Summer they show extra films during wet weather.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“A real must for ceramic lovers and artists, fantastic collection of original Leach pottery, a feel for how the studio used to work and a wonderful shop for gifts that are made at The Leach by current potters. Amazing 50% sales during some bank holidays. Clay days for kids during school holidays and courses that are a delight for adults at any stage of learning. ”
  • 15 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Seafood Restaurant
“A real treat destination. A bit pricey but worth it. Excellent fish and seafood and locally grown produce. Extensive wine list includes Cornish wine from Camel Valley. ”
  • 50 locals recommend
Bar
“always our first stop for a Sun downer when we arrive. cocktails, ciders/beers burgers cake and coffee”
  • 28 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Book a window table. Lovely, slightly different from the norm, food. Great location on the harbour front.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful seafood, mix and match you mains to get a perfect meal just for you.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A must visit when you are in St Ives. Inventive tapas style dishes and also breakfast, lunch and dinner. Sits right on Porthmeor Beach so you can watch the surfers hit the waves while you sip a cocktail. Reservations are very hard to get in the summer, but they do keep back a section for walk ins. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
Cafe
“A great place for breakfast as you are overlooing Porthgwidden beach and St Ives Bay, this is the place we have seen the most dolphins. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“Royal Square, St Ives, TR26 2ND — 01736 796843 www.merlincinema.co.uk St Ives very own 3 screen cinema! Quite often in the Summer they show extra films during wet weather.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
“13th century pub. Amazing inside and a great place for people watching if you fancy an outside drink! Very busy in the summer, but really worth a visit. The local artist show their work inside where there are little 'stable' style seating areas for couples and small groups.”
  • 16 locals recommend

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