Fat Apples Café and Wild Campsite!

2021 – Covid Update

We can’t wait to welcome everyone back!

In line with April C19 guidelines all food and drink will be served outside, under tents or takeaway.

Food served on plant based compostable tableware, which we hope to phase out when we can.

Booking strongly advisable.


Wednesday to -Sunday
Open Bank Holiday Mondays
9:30 to 4pm
+ Thursday late-night opening with music
Food served till 8pm


Wednesday to Sunday
9:30 to 5pm


Open 6 days a week hrs TBC

Breakfast 9:30 to 11 am
Lunch 12:00 to 3pm


Café, Gallery and Shop

Fat Apples café opened in August 2012. We are a family run business

  • 1 minute drive from Porthallow beach.
  • We serve breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea.
  • We are licensed.
  • Our emphasis is on home cooked food.
  • We use our local butcher, bakers and fishermen for produce.
  • Free Wifi
  • We sell some Cornish foods, nice little gifts, second hand books.
  • We exhibit a range of artists work.
Fat Apples Logo
Wild Camping
Front entrance to Cafe
Paintings in Interior
Cafe View
Proms Crowd
Homegrown Roses

Honeysuckle Hut

Following the pattern of a traditional traveller’s wagon, it is a unique and fun place to take a break from today’s busy world.

  • Everything for a comfortable stay.
  • Double Bed.
  • Fully equipped with pans and utensils.
  • Gas ring under adjacent canvas shelter.
  • Separate wash-room facilities including a hot shower and WC.
  • Breakfast in Fat Apples Café included.

Wild Camping

Less than half a mile from Porthallow beach our small wild campsite has around 10 pitches spread throughout an old Cornish woodland.

  • Coin operated shower.
  • WC and cold water sink.
  • Quiet car free site.
  • Fire pit and we also have individual fire baskets and logs to buy.
  • Southwest coastpath runs through our courtyard.

Events & Courses

Throughout the year we run a variety of events, such as, music nights, courses, an ongoing bookswap and private parties.

Our camp area is becoming well known for outdoor retreats and educational visits. We are always looking for new courses and bands!