Probably the best restaurant in St Ives

Alfresco is one of the best St Ives restaurants according to TripAdvisor!

Harden's have awarded Alfresco '1 2 2' for 2014 (the best in St Ives!) and commented "Stunning food in a perfect location!".


alfresco restaurant

Located on the picturesque harbourside at St. Ives, Alfresco is a fully licensed restaurant.  We are currently closed until February 2015.

For all enquiries or reservations, please book online,  call 01736 793737, or email

Friendly staff welcome you to sample the local seafood with a Mediterranean twist at this open-fronted continental style restaurant with seating outside.

A recent visit to Alfresco by the Environmental Health Officer (EHO) resulted in the highest accolade for cleanliness possible: 5 Stars.

Alfresco is rated in the The Good Food Guide and has been regularly listed since 2009. For summer 2012, Alfresco was picked out as one of the top ten seaside eats by the Good Food Guide experts.

Alfresco has also secured the highest honour possible from Cornwall Healthier Eating And Food Safety – the prestigious Gold Award!

Good Food Guide 2010Good Food Guide 2011Good Food Guide 2012