Vegan & Veggie

Whether you’re a dedicated herbivore or simply looking to explore plant based or meat-free dining, Bude offers a diverse array of eateries catering to vegetarian and vegan preferences.  From cozy cafes serving up plant-based breakfasts to vibrant restaurants offering innovative vegan dishes, there’s something to satisfy every palate.  Indulge in hearty vegan burgers, vibrant Buddha bowls, and creative vegetarian pizzas made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients.  Our comprehensive list showcases the best vegetarian and vegan-friendly establishments in Bude, ensuring that you can enjoy a delicious dining experiences during your visit to our beautiful coastal town.

Willow Tree Cafe
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Willow Tree Cafe

Step into the Willow Tree Cafe, where old and new friends gather in the midst of nature’s embrace. Our cafe provides a warm and inviting space for you to connect, relax, and savor moments of respite. The outside seating area, a work in progress, invites you to unwind amidst the captivating transformation of the land.

Embark on a leisurely stroll through our secure large woodland walk, a serene haven that evolves with the changing seasons. This expansive natural space is open to everyone, including your four-legged companions. A section of the cafe area is dog-friendly, allowing you to share the joys of nature with your loyal friends. As you traverse the woodland walk, witness the fascinating rewilding process, where the landscape transforms with new flora and fauna.

At Willow Tree Cafe, we celebrate the companionship of our canine friends. Once inside the woodland walk, let your dogs roam freely, but remember to keep them on a lead until you enter this natural sanctuary. We respect that not everyone shares the same affinity for our furry friends, ensuring a harmonious experience for all our visitors.

Break Bar
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Break Bar

Discover a coastal haven like no other at Break Bar at The Beach House, nestled in one of Bude’s and North Cornwall’s finest locations. With private access to the beach at the bottom of the garden, our hideaway invites you to experience the magic of Widemouth Bay.

At Break Bar, we specialise in seafood that delights the palate and soul food that warms the heart. Immerse yourself in the flavors of the ocean, expertly crafted to create a culinary journey that reflects the essence of coastal living.

As the day winds down, savour the beauty of spectacular sunsets that grace Widemouth Bay. Our secret hideaway provides the perfect backdrop for a magical evening, where the hues of the sky mirror the warmth of your dining experience.

As night falls, find yourself under the canvas of starry skies. Break Bar offers a unique setting to enjoy the celestial beauty, adding a touch of enchantment to your coastal retreat.

Break Bar is more than a restaurant; it’s a secret hideaway where the sea, soulful cuisine, sunsets, and starry skies converge to create an unforgettable experience. Come and check out the magic that awaits you at Widemouth Bay’s hidden gem.

Molesworth Arms
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Molesworth Arms

We are husband and wife team and have been running the Molesworth Arms for 8 years.

The Molesworth Arms had been shut up and boarded up for nearly 3 years before we purchased it in 2015.

After all this time we have finally discovered & established our market which relies on us ensuring a relaxed and intimate atmosphere, fresh dishes, local produce and a menu that we try & cater for all dietary requirements.

We grow most of our herbs, vegetables & flowers in our organic polytunnel and locally source all our ingredients as near as we can. Our menu changes weekly and we cook everything on site and enjoy creating interesting & tasty dishes.

The Molesworth Arms is situated in the square in the sleepy village of Pyworthy, 10 miles in land east of Bude near all the beautiful coastal beaches of Cornwall and in close reach of our suppliers.

Rosies Kitchen
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Rosies Kitchen

Experience the charm of Cornwall and the lively atmosphere of Rosie’s Kitchen, a family-run bustling beachside café located just a stone’s throw from Crooklet’s surfing beach in Bude.

At Rosie’s, we pride ourselves on offering a warm welcome to everyone. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, our modern diner exudes Cornish charm and invites you to become a part of our vibrant atmosphere.

Indulge in the flavors of the coast with our menu filled with delicious beachside food. From tasty bites to hearty meals, Rosie’s Kitchen is your go-to spot for satisfying your cravings with quality and flavor.

Picture this—Rosie’s Kitchen features an enclosed sundeck overlooking the breathtaking waves of the Atlantic Ocean. Immerse yourself in the beautiful view as you enjoy a leisurely lunch or a refreshing drink. Our sundeck is the perfect place to soak in the coastal ambiance.

Whether you’re seeking a cozy spot for a family meal, a quick bite after hitting the beach, or a refreshing drink with a view, Rosie’s Kitchen is the place to be. Join us for a delightful dining experience by the beach.

Docton Mill Tea Room
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Docton Mill Tea Room

Step into a world of gastronomic delight at our award-winning tea room, nestled amidst the scenic beauty of the garden terrace and Mill House. Open daily, our tea room offers a haven for culinary enthusiasts seeking a perfect blend of exquisite flavors and tranquil surroundings.

On warm days, bask in the splendour of our glorious gardens while relishing a culinary journey from our carefully curated menu. As the seasons change, the wood-burning stove in our granary room provides a warm and inviting ambiance.

Our commitment to culinary excellence is reflected in the freshly prepared delights from our granary kitchen. Indulge in a variety of options, from homemade soups and pasties to filled rolls. Save room for our delectable homemade cakes, desserts, and, of course, our award-winning cream teas.

We prioritise freshness and quality by sourcing locally. Our beef and turkey hail from Devon, while Devon crab, Scottish smoked salmon, and prawns showcase the best in quality and freshness. Pair these delights with our homemade chutney and the finest mature cheddar cheese. Organic salad leaves from our garden add a touch of lavishness to every dish.

Explore our range of loose-leaf teas, coffee, hot chocolate, and a selection of cold drinks and sparkling presse. Each sip is an invitation to a world of flavors, carefully curated to complement the culinary journey.

Our tearoom offers not just high-quality lunches and afternoon teas but also warm and friendly service. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the surroundings as you savour each moment in our charming tea room.

Café Limelight
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Café Limelight

Indulge in a culinary escape at Café Limelight, where delectable flavors and sustainable practices come together for a memorable dining experience.

Open from 10 am to 3 pm daily, where our full menu awaits. Extend your stay until 3:45 pm for delightful drinks and heavenly cakes. At Café Limelight, every moment is a celebration of taste.

Treat yourself to our diverse menu featuring a delightful selection of cakes, bakes, light refreshments, and savory lunches. Our team is dedicated to accommodating common dietary requirements, ensuring that everyone finds something to relish.

Check out our monthly specials, where we unveil tempting treats to surprise and satisfy your taste buds. Café Limelight promises new and delicious discoveries with each visit.

Bring your furry companions to our pet-friendly conservatory, offering panoramic views of Summerleaze Beach’s sand dunes and the charming Bude Canal. Whether enjoying a cream tea or a refreshing drink, the backdrop of the sea and Barrel Rock adds magic to your experience.

Indulge in guilt-free treats with our sustainable and eco-friendly practices. Our limited takeaway menu is packaged in environmentally and marine-friendly materials. Café Limelight is a refill station for water, providing a discount for those using reusable coffee cups. We strive to source ingredients in non-plastic containers, minimizing our environmental impact, and recycling wherever possible.

Toro Tapas
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Toro Tapas

Welcome to Toro Tapas, your inviting haven where delicious food and great company come together. Whether you’re a seasoned tapas aficionado or new to this vibrant dining style, we are excited to take you on a flavourful journey.

Our commitment to creating an immersive dining experience, combined with a diverse menu and warm hospitality, makes us the ultimate destination for those seeking not just a meal, but an unforgettable experience.

Embracing Cornwall’s coastal allure, our Spanish tapas hotspot offers an array of delectable flavours and convivial gatherings. We’re your cozy nook where the lively essence of Spanish cuisine comes to life.

Our goal is simple: to share moments and flavours that transport you to the heart of Spain, fostering connections wrapped in warmth and a shared love for good food.


Tamar Lake Cafe
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Tamar Lake Cafe

Nestled on the border between Cornwall and Devon, a mere 20-minute drive from Bude, Tamar Lake Cafe offers a delightful array of breakfasts, light lunches, cream teas, and homemade cakes. Every scone and cake are lovingly baked onsite, ensuring a delectable selection to suit all tastes.

Located within the picturesque Upper Tamar Lakes country park, the cafe provides the perfect respite for visitors exploring the great outdoors. Enjoy fishing, walking, cycling, and birdwatching amidst the serene surroundings. Seasonal hire of canoes, SUPs, and kayaks adds to the adventure, while a dedicated children’s play area, accessible walking paths, and convenient toilet facilities cater to all ages and abilities.

Our cafe operates seasonally, so please check the website for current opening times. We warmly welcome furry friends, making us an ideal spot for a leisurely dog walk.

Parking is available for just £2.50, contributing to the vital conservation efforts of South West Lakes. Alternatively, visitors can park for free at Lower Tamar Lake and enjoy a scenic stroll to the main area.

Bayleaf Indian Cuisine
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Bayleaf Indian Cuisine

Embark on a culinary adventure at Bayleaf Indian Restaurant, where a passion for good food and exceptional customer service takes center stage. We pride ourselves on crafting an exquisite fusion of Cornwall’s finest produce and the vibrant flavors of India.

Experience the richness of Cornwall’s agricultural bounty as we meticulously source local ingredients. From Cornish farm potatoes to prawns from the Atlantic Ocean and fresh free-range eggs, each dish reflects the terroir of Cornwall.

Our menu is a symphony of Indian spices and flavors, curated to delight your taste buds. Whether you savour the warmth of traditional curries, the tanginess of chutneys, or the complexity of aromatic spices, each dish tells a story of culinary expertise.

At Bayleaf, our owners are driven by a profound love for gastronomy. This passion is evident in every dish we serve, ensuring that each bite is a celebration of culinary artistry.

Immerse yourself in a dining experience where Cornwall’s delightful produce meets the artful craftsmanship of Indian cuisine. Our commitment to excellence extends beyond the plate, creating a welcoming atmosphere that complements the richness of our flavors.

We believe that exceptional customer service is an integral part of the dining experience. Our attentive staff is dedicated to ensuring your visit is not just a meal but a memorable journey through the diverse and delectable world of Indian cuisine.

Join us at Bayleaf Indian Restaurant, where local ingredients, global flavors, and a passion for culinary excellence converge to create an unparalleled dining experience.

Mad Hatters Restaurant
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Mad Hatters Restaurant

Embark on a culinary journey just a 25-minute drive from Bude at The Mad Hatters Restaurant. Nestled in the heart of nature, our restaurant offers a delightful retreat where you can savour great food while overlooking our enchanting lake, fed by a babbling brook that powers the water wheel on the mill house. Bring your family, and let the little ones enjoy feeding the fish under close adult supervision, or take a leisurely stroll through the picturesque gardens surrounding the restaurant.

Open from 10 am daily, our restaurant beckons you with a delightful breakfast menu served until 11.30 am (11.15 am on Sundays). Indulge in a coffee-and-cake rendezvous or elevate your lunchtime experience with a treat from our daytime lunch menu, enriched by daily specials crafted by our skilled chefs, available from 12 pm to 2 pm. Additionally, revel in the exquisite flavours of our high tea served from 2.30 pm until half an hour before closing.

We take pride in utilising locally produced food, featuring free-range eggs, meats, and cheese sourced from the region. At The Mad Hatters, we prioritise catering to your dietary preferences; simply inform our waiting staff of any requirements when placing your order.

Sundays at The Mad Hatters are a feast for the senses with our award-winning Sunday Carvery served between 12 pm and 1.30 pm. We highly recommend booking in advance, as our carvery is a sought-after experience. Adults can indulge for £13.95, while children enjoy a delectable experience for £8.95.

At The Mad Hatters Restaurant, we offer more than just a meal; we provide an escape into nature’s embrace. Discover the perfect blend of tranquility and culinary excellence as you indulge in our menu inspired by the beauty of North Devon.

Escape the ordinary and join us at The Mad Hatters Restaurant for an unparalleled dining experience. Whether it’s a leisurely lunch, a delightful high tea, or a Sunday carvery, we invite you to savour the flavours of nature and gastronomy in harmony.

Crooklets Beach Cafe
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Crooklets Beach Cafe

Nestled on the edge of the picturesque Crooklets Beach, our family-run Crooklets Beach Cafe extends a warm welcome to locals and visitors alike. Step into a haven of relaxation where the sound of crashing waves accompanies the enticing aroma of freshly prepared, locally inspired dishes.

At Crooklets Beach Cafe, we take pride in crafting a menu that celebrates the bounty of local ingredients. Our daily specials showcase the freshest produce, offering a symphony of flavours that captivate your taste buds. From hearty burgers and satisfying sandwiches to soul-warming hot beverages and an array of delectable cakes, our menu caters to every palate.

Indulge in the charm of our coastal cafe, where the ambiance is as inviting as the food. Whether you’re seeking a leisurely escape with a view of the rolling waves or a quick bite after a beach stroll, Crooklets Beach Cafe provides the perfect setting for a culinary retreat.

We prioritise freshness in every dish, ensuring that each bite is a testament to the rich culinary heritage of our coastal locale. Our commitment to quality resonates in the care with which we select and prepare our ingredients, providing you with an authentic taste of the region.

The Preston Gate Inn
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The Preston Gate Inn

The Preston Gate Inn, is a charming pub being a former cottage dating back to the early 1980s. The establishment may be relatively young but the building itself boasts a rich history that adds to its unique character. You’ll find it in the ancient Cornish settlement of Poughill on the edge of Bude.

Originally known as “Pyston Yate” or “Priests Gate,” the origins of the pub’s name is thought to be connected to the nearby old Vicarage, which dates back to 1679. This historical link adds a touch of intrigue and invites you to step back in time as you enjoy the cozy ambiance.

A thriving pub serving great food.  Themed food nights, live music Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, quiz night Wednesday, open Mic night last Saturday of the month and a Sunday roast there really is something for every day of the week.


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