Port Isaac

Port Isaac is on the scenic north coast of Cornwall. Throughout the year, Port Isaac is a working fishing village as well as a popular holiday destination. From sunny summer days on the beach or enjoying eating and drinking outside, to windswept walks on the cliffs in the depth of winter, why go anywhere else? Port Isaac is the perfect Cornish getaway.


A few reasons to choose Port Isaac:

  • It’s in Cornwall
  • It’s by the sea
  • Great pubs and restaurants
  • Endless walks, coastal and country
  • Surfing, fishing, golfing, sightseeing, boat trips, swimming and much more
  • A great place to do lots, or nothing at all!


For more information about our wonderful village, click here

Our recommendations for places to eat or drink:


The Slipway

Next to the harbour, a hotel, restaurant and bar. Posh restaurant inside and bar type food served outside under cover. Great on a sunny afternoon. Plenty of fish.


The Mote

On the Plat at the top of the beach. Restaurant, cafe and bar.


Nathan Outlaw

A Michelin star fish restaurant.


Port Gaverne Hotel

At the top of the beach at Port Gaverne, long established hotel bar and restaurant. A little more traditional.


The Takeaway

Fish and chips etc 50 yards from the front door (turn right).


The Golden Lion

Port Isaac’s proper pub. Overlooking the harbour with a large balcony, the Lion serves St Austell ales and a full range of beer and food. The oldest and the best.


Many of the Restaurants also have bars, and vice versa the pubs serve food.



The Co-op


The Boathouse Stores and Post Office

Clothes, cards, gifts, newspapers and full post office service

Martin Demspey, artist

May Contain Nuts

The Ice Cream Parlour


Pride of Place

Dennis Knight fish merchant

Just Shellfish


Nicki B’s deli and bakery


For more information about each place, please contact us at helen@sproulls.co.uk and we will be more than happy to provide you with our more extensive list!