Close up image of afternoon tea with champagne.

The Conservatory Restaurant

Light lunches and hearty favourites in a relaxed atmosphere. Among St Ives locals, the Conservatory’s homemade desserts are legendary – particularly the Victoria sponge with strawberries and oodles of clotted cream. Families are always very welcome, with a children’s menu readily available.

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Afternoon Tea

Afternoon Tea for Two

Selection of finger sandwiches, cakes, scones, Cornish clotted cream, local preserves

Champagne Afternoon Tea for Two

Selection of finger sandwiches, cakes, scones, Cornish clotted cream, local preserves, glass of Laurent Perrier

Cornish Gin Afternoon Tea for Two

Selection of finger sandwiches, cakes, scones, Cornish clotted cream, local preserves, glass of Tarquin's gin, choice of Fever Tree tonic

Cornish Cream Tea

Scones, local strawberry preserve, Cornish clotted cream, pot of Cornish tea

Sugar-Dusted Victoria Sandwich

Cornish strawberries, fresh cream

Traditional Sugar & Lemon Pancakes

Vanilla ice cream

Cornish Tea

English Breakfast

Earl Grey

Green Tea



Red Berry

Lemon Verbena


Champagne Cocktails


Bollinger meets cranberry juice with a touch of Cointreau

Kir Royal

Chambord & Champagne, made for each other. (Champagne & Chambord)

French 75

Features nose-tickling bubbles as the gateway to a perfect combination of gin & Citrus. (Champagne, Gin & Lemon Juice)

Champagne Cocktail

Brandy & Champagne brought together for a real treat... and kick! (Brandy, brown sugar & Champagne)


White peach purée mixed gently with Bollinger

Classic Cocktails


A mixture of tequila, Cointreau and lime. A classic cocktail, sour yet refreshing


Appleton's white rum, mint and fresh-pressed lime come together to create a crisp, refreshing and perfectly balanced mojito

Long Island Iced Tea

This is definitely a holiday drink combining spirits from around the globe to create a punchy number not for the faint on hearted. (Rum, Vodka, Tequila, Cointreau, Gin Simple Syrup, Lemon Juice & Pepsi)


Refreshing vibrant with its sweet & sour tones of gin, Chambord & Lime juice. This cocktail, created in the 1980’s, is on its way to become a classic. (Gin, Chambord, Lime Juice & Simple Syrup)


A step above the rest with the purity of Belvedere vodka, cranberry & Cointreau . (Vodka, Cranberry Juice & Cointreau)

Vintage Cocktails


It’s not always out with the old, in with the new. (Whisky/Brandy, Sugar & Angostura Bitters)

Rusty Nail

A simple yet sophisticated cocktail for any Scotch lover. (Drambuie & Whisky)


Designed as an apertif, it’s the definition of balance & simplicity. (Campari, Gin & Sweet Vermouth)


A gin-based cocktail with splashes of cream and chocolate touched with nutmeg. (Gin, Cream, Chocolate Liquor & Nutmeg)

Southern Comfort Manhattan

A popular cocktail with a twist, although still keeping a well-rounded smooth finish

White Russian

The White Russian is a drink everyone should know. Creamy vodka mixed drink with a pleasant coffee flavour that makes a great after-dinner sipper

Martini Cocktails

French Martini

The origin of Chambord gives this cocktail its French name; when paired with Belvedere vodka it puts itself on the map

Limoncello Martini

Limoncello, the famous Southern Italian liqueur, makes for the perfect base for this pucker-up vodka martini

Pornstar Martini

The sweet vanilla vodka flavours are balanced by the sharpness of the passion fruit and is complemented by a shot of prosecco

Sapphire Martini

This absolute delight adds a little colour and flavour to your classic Martini. (Blue Curaçao, dry Vermouth & Gin)

Espresso Martini

Using chilled espresso - giving it a caffeine kick which you just can’t duplicate with coffee liqueurs alone.(Kahlua, Vodka, Espresso & Simple Syrup)


Unrivalled as one of the most famous cocktails in history, an emblem of sophistication and elegance. (Gin, Vermouth & Angostura bitters)


Soup of the Moment

Crusty bread

Carbis Bay Crab Cake

Tzatziki dressing & sweet chilli dip

Wok-Fried Mussels

Leek, white wine, shallots, garlic

Smoked Salmon

Lemon, capers, black pepper

Seared Scallops

Hog's pudding, English mustard cream

Sandwiches & Ciabattas

Newlyn Crab & Lemon

Sandwich £10.95/ Wrap £10.95/ Ciabatta £13.95
Fresh Newlyn white crab meat & lemon

Smoked Salmon & Prawn

Sandwich £10.95/ Wrap £10.95/ Ciabatta £13.95
Lemon mayonnaise

Cheddar & Chutney

Sandwich £8.95/ Wrap £8.95/ Ciabatta £10.95
Keen's cheddar & West Country chutney

Home-Baked Ham

Sandwich £9.50/ Wrap £9.50/ Ciabatta £10.50
Whole grain mustard

Chicken & Roasted Vegetable (Toasted)

Sandwich £12.50/ Wrap £12.50/ Ciabatta £15.95
Balsamic dressing

Brie & Cranberry (Toasted)

Sandwich £9.50/ Wrap £9.50/ Ciabatta £10.95

Larger options

Carbis Bay Burger

8oz burger, streaky bacon, melted cheese, beef tomato, home-cooked chips & coleslaw

Saffron & Cider-Battered Haddock

Home-cooked chips & mushy peas

Flaked Salmon & Noodle Stir Fry

Wok-fried vegetables, rice noodles, soy & chilli dressing

Wild Mushroom Pasta

Crème fraîche penné pasta, portobello mushroom, garlic bread

Blackened Chicken Breast

Baby gem lettuce, roasted vine tomatoes, Julienne of red peppers, locally picked leaves

Home-Baked Ham, Egg & Chips


Cornish Feta Cheese Ciabatta

Garlic, caramelised onion chutney, wild rocket

Warm Feta & Green Bean Salad

Soft-boiled egg, baby lettuce & wholegrain mustard dressing


Garlic Ciabatta


Garlic Ciabatta with Cheese


Carbis Bay Salad


Homemade Coleslaw


Marinated Olives


Hand-Cut Chips



Chocolate Fondant

Butterscotch sauce

Traditional Lemon & Sugar Pancakes

Vanilla ice cream

Fresh Fruit Tartlet

Cornish clotted cream, fresh mint

Selection of Cornish Dairy Ice Cream

Three scoops

V - Vegetarian

Suitable for vegetarians.

GL - Gluten Free

Suitable for those following a gluten-free diet.