Top Spots for Sunday Lunch
At this time of year you can’t beat sitting by a toasty warm log fire, sipping a glass of hearty red wine and indulging in Sunday roast with all the trimmings. Here in the Fal River area we are lucky enough to have some of the best foodie destinations and a whole host of options for Sunday lunch. Take a look below at our top pick for pubs and restaurants in the Fal River area that offer up this traditional Sunday treat…
The Working Boat
Savour your Sunday roast, lovingly prepared by our kitchen crew, and tuck into a proper Cornish lunch or dinner by the harbourside. The Working Boat’s Sunday roast menu is available from midday – 8:30pm. Choose between roast sirloin of beef, butter roast chicken, or both with their famous Riggers roast! With a nut roast available for vegetarians and plenty of local tipples on offer, your laid-back Sunday by the sea awaits. More information can be found here.
Brasserie on the Bay
Sunday lunch in the cosy splendour of Brasserie on the Bay is a family affair, with main courses presented with all the trimmings, leaving you to do battle with your table for who gets to enjoy the last duck-fat roast potato. Brasserie on the Bay offers the best fresh, honest and local plates in relaxed style with enviable views over the St Michaels subtropical gardens and the shimmering ocean beyond. Served between 12:30 and 14:15 with an option for two courses at £18.50 or three courses at £23.95. To book, call 01326 312707.
Nothing really beats a roast dinner on a Sunday. Treat yourself to a day off cooking and enjoy a roast dinner with all the trimmings at the Water's Edge restaurant with two courses for £22 or three courses for £28. The Greenbank’s leisurely lunches are served every Sunday from 12.30pm until 3pm. More information can be found here.
The Idle Rocks
Set on the Roseland Peninsula, top luxury British retreat The Idle Rocks is perfectly placed to enjoy authentic Cornish cuisine whilst overlooking the Harbour. The menu at The Idle Rocks reflects the hotel’s ethos of re-engaging with the simple pleasures in life; fresh, local and seasonal Cornish produce and that is certainly the case for Sunday lunch. Click here to view the menu and book your table by calling 01326 270270.
St Mawes Hotel
The location of the St Mawes Hotel, in the centre of the village alongside the harbour, places it at the heart of the community. Expect a relaxed and friendly atmosphere in both the lower deck and upper deck dining spaces. All Sunday roast plates are served with duck fat roast potatoes, crispy Yorkshire pudding, roasting jus and chef’s selection of vegetables. Click here to view the menu and book your table by calling 01326 270270.
Sunday is a day of rest for many, so why not join The Alverton for the ultimate relaxation and affordable fine dining in their award-winning, two AA rosette-awarded restaurant? Enjoy a traditional roast with all the trimmings, or choose something a little different but equally as scrumptious – it’s up to you! These delicious lunches are served every Sunday from 12.30pm until 3pm. More information can be found here.
The Chain Locker
The iconic Chain Locker on Falmouth's historic quayside offers stylish and contemporary dining with the distinctive charm of the 16th century inn, believed to be one of Falmouth's oldest buildings. The first floor provides unrivalled waterside views of the bustling quay and spectacular natural beauty of Carrick Roads so this really is a special spot for enjoying your Sunday lunch. It’s the most heart-warming meal of the week and a proud British tradition and one to be enjoyed at the Chain Locker in Falmouth on a Sunday between 12:00 and 17:00. Call 01326 311085 to book your table.