Falmouths' highest awarded restaurant

Rastella -
Falmouth’s highest-awarded restaurant

Home-grown flavour combinations complimented by a lovingly-chosen wine list.

Our devoted team combine intuitive service, ethical sourcing and the raw power of a wood-fired oven to bring you an authentic taste of Cornwall.

Gatherings

Our country house by the sea provides the perfect venue for intimate and stylish celebrations, whatever the occasion.

Spaces

Hidden nooks, windows seats, private corners.

Raw materials -

Artisan produce gets whipped, folded, cured, cut, smoked, poached, and baked by our precision team, to enhance the finest Falmouth has to offer.

The Chef's Journal

Vinaigrette – Bramble

Last year’s blackberry season began unusually early which leads us to believe that given the recent hot spell we are likely to see the first fresh pickings in just a few weeks. Don’t be fooled into believing that blackberries are only for …

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Foraging

We have a foraging loop which takes us from the Manor on the hill down to Gyllyngvase beach, around to Swanpool and through a forest back to the restaurant. On this 1 mile loop we discover nineteen different foraged greens over the seasons.  

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A Top Tip to Explore

Words by Chef Hylton Espey. The coastal path walk or paddle to Maenporth from Falmouth is a must for any traveller. You have the option (depending on the weather) to explore the coast from land or sea. The walk is fantastic and you get away from …

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Food Philosophy

‘Nature inspired cuisine with a focus on the landscapes, flora and fauna’ – Hylton Espey From local foragers, butchers and garden marketers to the love Chef puts into every dish on the menu, we have one mantra in the Merchants Manor …

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Offers

Lovingly-designed experiences balancing indulgence, relaxation and luxury treatment.

11th September 2018

Flavours of Falmouth

Three night’s accommodation, a three course dinner at Rastella, and dinner and drinks at Rick Stein’s Fish. With our Flavours of Falmouth break, …

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24th April 2017

Drinks Inc.

Two nights’ dinner, bed & breakfast. Evening drinks included. Kick back and let the good stuff flow freely with this offer that includes two …

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31st May 2017

Taste of Coast & Country

Three night stay includes two nights’ dinner at Rastella, three mornings’ bed & breakfast and a £50 dinner voucher at Rick Stein’s. …

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Get 10% off room prices