Photo of  Gylly Beach Cafe

Photo of Discovery Quay


Eating and drinking in Falmouth

Rosemullion does not have a restaurant, but there are plenty of great eating options within easy walking distance, such as:

Gylly Beach Café: quality meals, snacks and drinks in a stylish, contemporary venue right on the beach – less than one minute’s walk from Rosemullion.

The Feathers Bar: situated within the Falmouth Beach Hotel, at the bottom of Gyllyngvase Hill, this bar offers an excellent value carvery.

Flying Fish Restaurant: situated inside St Michael’s Hotel, this restaurant has fantastic views over Falmouth Bay and is less than 75m walk from Rosemullion.

Discovery Quay: in the attractive square outside the National Maritime Museum (about 5 minutes’ walk from the hotel], you’ll find a good selection of restaurants, including Harvey’s Wharf, Pizza Express and The Shed.

The Three Mackerel: named as one of the Telegraph’s ‘Top 10 best cafés by the beach’, it’s well worth the 15-20 minute walk or short taxi ride to Swanpool beach.

Five Degrees West: award-winning pub serving great food in a stylish environment 10 minutes’ walk from here.

There are plenty more to choose from as you stroll down Falmouth’s main high street, including traditional fish restaurants and Indian, Chinese and Thai options.

Further afield

The Cove: award-winning restaurant behind the beach at Maenporth.

The Norway Inn: pub in nearby Perranarworthal, renowned for its fantastic food and use of local produce.

The Pandora Inn: 13th century thatched gastro-pub on the water’s edge at Restronguet.

Indaba: excellent contemporary fish and seafood restaurant in Truro, located in Tabernacle Street (next to the Marks & Spencer car park).

Drinking in Falmouth

Rosemullion does not have its own bar as Falmouth, being a town with a strong naval heritage, has a good number of quality pubs and bars selling a great selection of award-winning local beers (such as Skinner’s Betty Stog’s and Cornish Knocker, and Sharp’s Doom Bar and Sharp's Own), as well as the usual national and imported beers and lagers. Many pubs are within walking distance or a short taxi ride from Rosemullion and offer good pub food as well.