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Best Cream Tea's around Looe, Polperro and Talland Bay

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The area of Looe, Polperro and Talland Bay is a popular holiday destination situated on the South Coast of Cornwall just an hours drive from the City of Plymouth in Devon. Popular with walkers exploring along the South West Coast Path and holiday makers enjoying the picturesque harbours, narrow streets and array of quaint little shops, Looe and Polperro are situated just under 6 miles apart, with Talland Bay being a halfway point between the two. There’s nothing like a good walk to work up an appetite and there are a great selection of places to enjoy a cream tea...

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8 Of The Best Cream Teas - Falmouth

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Situated on the Southern coast of Cornwall, Falmouth has been named the best place to live in Cornwall and one of top five places to live in the South West (April 2019). The Times described Falmouth as: “a community where you can live, work and enjoy the charms of the Cornish coast all year.”. Falmouth has also been awarded ‘The best coastal town in the UK’ by The Great British High Street Awards 2016. Shaped and influenced by its strong connection to the sea and combining a fascinating maritime heritage and modern creativity, Falmouth is earning a reputation as one of...

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9 Of The Best Cream Teas Near Newquay

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Newquay, on the North coast of Cornwall, is a popular holiday destination especially for those with a keen interest in surfing and offers plenty of choice for where to go for a traditional Cornish cream tea. Café Cloud https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Tea-Room/Cafe-Cloud-613873588703701 LOCATION / VENUE 54 Fore Street, Newquay, TR7 1LW Situated close to Newquay Harbour, Café Cloud is a café with a vintage twist.  They have lots of gluten free options on their menu.  Wheel chair and dog friendly. MENU Cornish cream tea (gluten free also available) 1 large fresh baked scone, strawberry jam, Cornish clotted cream and a pot of tea...

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Cream Teas In St Ives, Hayle and Lelant

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For this blog we decided to research the best places to go for a cream tea when visiting St Ives in Cornwall.  St Ives is well known for its surf beaches, its art scene and of course cream teas. Porthmeor Beach https://porthmeor-beach.co.uk/ LOCATION / VENUE Porthmeor Beach, St Ives TR26 1JZ  Porthmeor Beach Café is located just below the Tate in St Ives, it boasts amazing views over the beach and makes a perfect lunch spot. MENU A Traditional Cornish cream tea is £6 (Jan 2020). They also have a wide selection of cakes (Guinness and Carrot Cake to name...

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Simply Cornish Hampers Closure

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Simply Cornish Hampers ceased trading on 31 October 2019, we (CornishHampers.com) have bought the domain name www.simplycornishhampers.com from the previous owners so that we can help serve Simply Cornish Hampers previous customers with delicious food gifts from Cornwall, we are however a completely separate company. Simply Cornish Hampers were owned by FS Group who operate other brands: Cornwall Gold, The Cornish Pantry Restaurant and Cornwall Pearl from the Cornish Gold & Tolgus Mill retail complex and visitor centre near Redruth. The jewellery showroom at Cornish Gold is the country’s largest and Tolgus Mill is Cornwall’s only remaining tin streaming works. The...

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