Ceramics and Glass. We are two potters making and selling from Welcombe Pottery. David Westcott throws in stoneware. Using a 'chun' glaze, rich in blues & greens, with shells printed into the clay Alice Gare works in slip decorated earthenware and kiln formed glass. Using bright fresh coastal colours she makes clocks, plates and wall hangings.
Here we serve a wide variety of beers, wines, spirits and non-alcoholic drinks. We particularly recommend the two local real ales. Meals are served every lunchtime and evening. To the front of the Coachman’s Bar there’s a raised Beer Terrace with lovely views over the Bude Canal, the Inner Harbour area and across to Bude town centre.
When you visit Clovelly, be sure to visit the gardens at Clovelly Court. Plants thrive in this sheltered sunny corner of North Devon, which has the added benefit of the warmth the Gulf Stream brings.
The Camel Trail is close to Bude, and Bridge Bike Hire in Wadebridge are open all year round for Camel Trail cycle hire. They offer a choice of over 400 bikes for every occasion.
Grade II listed, steeped in history, The Castle Bude offers lots to see and do for free, whatever the weather. Open daily from 10 am, home to The Heritage Centre, Café Limelight, two galleries and a gift shop. Browse artefacts and exhibitions bringing the rich varied local history to life. Discover Bude’s unique geology, its inventive genius Sir Goldsworthy Gurney, alongside a wonderful collection of Bude railway nostalgia, interactive models plus military and naval history. Two galleries host regularly changing exhibition programmes, showcasing works by local artists and craftspeople across all mediums. Relax in Café Limelight then peruse our shop for gifts or mementos of your visit. Free Entry.
The stunning surroundings of the popular tourist destination of Bude in North Cornwall make it the perfect place for a day out on a bike. Bude Bike Hire have perfected the best solutions for individuals, families and other groups. Whether you are looking for a days outing or transporting your bike to another spot in the area.
The Weir is a fantastic cafe/bistro and interactive wildlife centre on the Bude Canal, perfectly placed for a mid-walk lunch. By car, we are just a few minutes from the town centre. Serving breakfast, lunch, cream teas and evening meals, with a large outdoor seating area with lake, children's play area and direct access to the Coast Path.
The Shack is a family friendly, family run eatery that was established in 2014. Our aim has always been to produce good quality fresh food at affordable prices. If you’re looking for somewhere to eat, that is relaxed and has something for everyone, be sure to pay us a visit.
Rosie's Kitchen is Bude's best family and dog friendly beachside café and live music venue. American Diner with Cornish charm, combining children's play area, large car park and open all year.
Tennyson’s is fully air-conditioned for your comfort. The ambiance is sophisticated, traditional and elegant with full table and waiter service. The menu is all about good fresh food with an emphasis on local produce.