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Food & Drink, Restaurant

THE MARINERS – BEST PUB AT THIS YEAR’S GQ FOOD & DRINK AWARDS
We are extremely proud that The Mariners has received the award for Best Pub at this year’s GQ Food & Drink Award. The Mariners were extremely please to have been selected from such highly revered and respected competition. When Paul and Emma took over the pub in March 2019 they created a special place for […]

Activities, Tours

BODMIN JAIL ATTRACTION – REVIEW IN THE GUARDIAN
18th-century prison with gory history reopens as £8.5m visitor attraction in Cornwall. Most visitors to Cornwall head to the surf beaches, the picturesque fishing harbours, art galleries, gardens or castles in search of light and joy. However, a murkier side of life in the south-west of Britain is being told from within the towering granite walls of […]

Drive in movies, Food & Drink

PAUL AINSWORTH’S DRIVE IN & DINE
DRIVE IN AND CHILL OUT AT THE ROYAL CORNWALL SHOWGROUND THIS AUGUST After a hugely successful drive-in summer tour with Chef Tom Kerridge, the brains behind Pub in The Park, the UK’s biggest food and drink tour, have teamed up with Paul Ainsworth to bring Cornwall the ultimate drive-in movie experience. And as you would […]

Stories

GOOL PERAN LOWEN!
Happy St. Piran’s Day! March 5th is celebrated in Cornwall as St Piran’s Day. He is the patron saint of Cornwall and tin miners but what else do we know about him? He was born in Ireland, in the 5th Century, where, after studying in Rome, he was made a Bishop. Legend says that he […]

Stories

PADSTOW TOURING PARK FUND RAISERS VISIT PADSTOW LIFEBOAT STATION
As a thank you for raising money for Padstow Lifeboat, Jules from Maintenance and Sophie from Reception were kindly invited to visit Padstow Lifeboat Station and given an exclusive tour of the lifeboat; The Spirit of Padstow. You can park at the National Trust carpark at Trevose Head and walk to the Lifeboat Station. You […]

Awards

ANOTHER AWARD FOR PAUL AINSWORTH!
The Mariners in Rock has been awarded ‘Best Newcomer’ & placed 23rd at The Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropub Awards 2020!     Paul, Emma and The Mariners Public House team are extremely proud to receive the prestigious ‘Best Newcomer’ award at last night’s Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs awards ceremony, as well as entering the Top 50 list […]

Food & Drink

ST PETROC’S BISTRO RAISES £5,500 FOR LOCAL CHARITY, ST PETROCS
Rick Stein’s St Petroc’s Bistro raises £5,500 for local charity, St Petrocs. Rick Stein and Jill Stein’s St Petroc’s Bistro in Padstow has raised £5,500 for Truro based charity, St Petrocs. The money was raised through charity lunches with diners enjoying a special three course menu for £15.95 plus a £2 donation straight to St […]

Food & Drink

WINTER TREATS AT RICK STEIN’S
If you are looking for ways to spend the cold winter days sheltering from the elements, look no further than the following establishments, offering superb food and a cosy atmosphere!   New Year’s Eve menu at The Cornish Arms, St Merryn Celebrate New Year in Cornwall with some great food, company and atmosphere at The […]

Awards

FIREWORK SPECTACULARS WIN BIG WITH A BANG
 Congratulations to Flambards who are flying high after their Firework Spectaculars were  voted the Best Attraction Event in the South West. The Helston attraction took the title at UK online travel site Day Out With The Kids’ Family Favourites Awards. Day Out With The Kids asked over 25,000 families from across the UK to vote […]

Awards

CONGRATULATIONS TO PRAWN ON THE LAWN!
Prawn on the Lawn in Padstow, owned by husband-and-wife team Rick and Katie Toogood, has been named as the winner of the 2019 Seafood Restaurant of the Year competition, organised by The Caterer in association with Seafish. The competition, now in its fifth year, highlights the great use of seafood and knowledge of often under-used […]