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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
“The art scene is infamous in St. Ives amongst all the galleries is the famous Tate gallery.”
  • 153 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. ”
  • 51 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good size bar area serving good cocktails and selection of beers/largest. Bar area is dog friendly ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Nature
“Great surf beach, surf school based here. Great summer cafe on west beach. ”
  • 18 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
Restaurant
“Book a window table. Lovely, slightly different from the norm, food. Great location on the harbour front.”
  • 18 locals recommend
Beach
“A gentle beach with lifeguards, it rarely gets waves so is great for those wanting to swim in gentle waters.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Beautiful seafood, mix and match you mains to get a perfect meal just for you.”
  • 14 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
Bar
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“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
Café
“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. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“We always go to Blas when we are on holiday. They have a brilliant selection of burgers, all the food is sourced nearby. It is a small place and you are likely to be sharing a table, which all adds to the atmosphere.”
  • 20 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
Bar
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“Late night opening and music, fab views, personal favourite for breakfast with a view.”
  • 16 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. ”
  • 22 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. ”
  • 51 locals recommend
Bar
“Good size bar area serving good cocktails and selection of beers/largest. Bar area is dog friendly ”
  • 29 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
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
Café
“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. ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“We always go to Blas when we are on holiday. They have a brilliant selection of burgers, all the food is sourced nearby. It is a small place and you are likely to be sharing a table, which all adds to the atmosphere.”
  • 20 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. ”
  • 22 locals recommend

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