Local Cornish dining at our restaurant in Falmouth

Food & drink —
Embrace the flavours of Cornwall

At Merchants Manor, we blend genuine hospitality with a relaxed, informal dining experience that celebrates the rich provenance of Cornish produce. Our ethos revolves around offering delicious, locally-sourced food and drink in a setting where you can truly unwind. Whether you're enjoying a leisurely breakfast, grazing on small plates, or indulging in a sumptuous afternoon tea, every meal is crafted to highlight the best of Cornwall's culinary offerings. We proudly serve an array of Cornish spirits and wines, carefully selected to complement our dishes and provide you with an authentic taste of the region.

Breakfast – The best meal of the day

Start your day right with our hearty breakfast selection. From freshly baked pastries and homemade bread to locally sourced eggs and artisanal cheeses, our breakfast menu is designed to fuel your day of exploration. Enjoy hot and cold delights that will set you up perfectly, whether you're heading out for a day of adventure or a relaxed morning stroll through Falmouth.

All-day grazing plates

Our all-day grazing plates are perfect for a relaxed lunch or an evening drink. Featuring a variety of small plates that celebrate local flavours, our menu allows you to enjoy a casual dining experience at your own pace. From fresh seafood to seasonal vegetables, each dish is designed to be shared and savoured, making it easy to linger over good food and great company. Pair your meal with our selection of Cornish spirits and locally sourced wines, enhancing your culinary experience with the finest beverages Cornwall has to offer.

Afternoons at the Manor

Indulge in our quintessentially Cornish Cream Tea, complete with lashings of clotted cream and homemade jam. For a more lavish experience, treat yourself to our Champagne Afternoon Tea, a delightful way to spend an afternoon with friends or loved ones. Each tea is served with a selection of freshly baked scones, delicate finger sandwiches, and exquisite pastries.

Private events

Merchants Manor is the perfect venue for your private events, whether it's a celebration, a pop-up restaurant, or a live music evening. Our flexible spaces can be tailored to suit any occasion, ensuring a memorable experience for you and your guests. Enjoy exclusive access to our stunning gardens, elegant lounges, and versatile dining areas, all complemented by our signature Cornish hospitality.


Fill your senses with the spirit of Cornwall and indulge in one of our specially tailored breaks and offers. We look forward to seeing you soon.

11th January 2019

Do Not Disturb

This is the one for some serious me time. Soak up the heat, unwind with a massage, cosy up with a grown-up drink before diving into your own …

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30th November 2022

Early Bird

Early Bird The early bird catches the worm as they say, and the same is true of this advance purchase bed and breakfast rate with 10% and 20% …

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30th November 2022

Stay Vat Free

Stay 5 nights bed & breakfast and enjoy VAT on us as we give you a rate with 20% discount. Prices start from £500 per stay Subject to …

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30th November 2022

Ready Pet GO

Treat your pet like royalty, comfy shower room, gift and blanket for the pup and access to the garden and library while you are with us. We will …

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30th November 2022

Linger Longer

The ultimate come early stay late rate. Designed to let you take the time to unwind and enjoy a 12 o’clock check in and 12 check out, with …

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21st May 2024

Sunday Slow Down

Embrace a day of pure relaxation with our Sunday Slow Down at Merchants Manor. Arrive early from 12:00 and begin your 24-hour retreat with a …

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Christmas Getaway in Cornwall

Christmas Getaway 2024

Four nights of festivities

Step into the festivities with this three night Christmas break in Cornwall. Crackling logs, mountains of board games, live music, our festival …

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Experience three nights’ bed & breakfast for the price of two. Indulge in a three-night Cornish getaway deal in one of our bright and modern …

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Get 10% of Room price