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Bars and nightlife in Cornwall

Top bars

Gastropub
“The food here is really good. you can eat in the bar area or the restaurant, both have great views out to sea and looking back across Fistral beach. There is also an outside seating area for when the weather is fine and the wind isnt blowing.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Pub
“This famous pub is a bit tucked away but worth finding. .Food is very good and it's in a lovely historic setting.The building is very old and the views across the creek are wonderful.You can even moor your boat at the jetty!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Bar
“aside from being one of the only pubs truly on the beach in this country, the watering hole get a great selection of bands and run a good events calendar through the year, so worth checking whats on. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Gastropub
“Great to walk to from Falmouth on the coast path. Takes about 3 hours, can get a bus back. Great food, focusing on fish, always a veggie option and often vegan. Cosy in winter with an open fire, pool table. You can sit outside in the summer and look at the Helford river. Smashing!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bar
“Good size bar area serving good cocktails and selection of beers/largest. Bar area is dog friendly ”
  • 29 locals recommend
Bar
“Cooked on an over an open fire with a "nose to tail" philosophy, meaning hand picked daily menu, ensuring the whole animal is used and everything is as fresh and seasonal as it can be.”
  • 25 locals recommend
Café
“Just because it is simply the most amazing food made by owner and been there since day one. Can be a wait but order early and say time you’d like to pick up. (Keep it to yourself) Plus you can get ice- cream in the day! ”
  • 31 locals recommend
Bar
“Another unusual one.Its like a library with alcohol, and none the worse for that.Unless you've sampled too much of the alcohol.You can never have enough of a good book though!Nice cafe adjoining too.”
  • 29 locals recommend

Nightclubs

Wine Bar
“Situated opposite the triangle in the centre of Bude, offering coffee, cocktails, gin, small nibbles and a big choice of wines to purchase and take away.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Sports Bar
“It’s a Walkabout, like every other Walkabout, only difference is it’s right above Towan beach, so sit outside for a view. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Pub
“Sea views, food, patio, night club. Door staff can be a bit cheeky they have refused to search me and have told me its not a seventies night!! Great memories going back 40 years. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bar
  • 4 locals recommend
Night Club
“Not the most glamorous of places, but the only actual night club in Falmouth. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Night Club
“A nice place for a night out! Although taxis are available it's not too far to walk back to the lodge!”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“If you are heading further afield to the harbour town of Falmouth, then Fuel is the place to stop to re-fuel!.. Dave and his hard working team will look after you and help you to enjoy the energetic vibe that Falmouth has to offer.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Night Club
“This is great in the day for awesome pizzas, and other foods on the menu, drinks and brilliant views. Friday and Sat nightlife and great music for the young”
  • 1 local recommends

Music venues

Pub
“Sea views, food, patio, night club. Door staff can be a bit cheeky they have refused to search me and have told me its not a seventies night!! Great memories going back 40 years. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Pub
  • 2 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Fresh fish straight from nearby Looe, plus wine, cider and other deli items. About 10 seconds away!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Music Venue
  • 2 locals recommend
Music Venue
“Any ferry times, local attractions info etc... go here - they are very helpful.”
  • 1 local recommends
Music Venue
  • 1 local recommends
Church
“they have a music festival in the church here every year and it is fantastic”
  • 5 locals recommend