Our restaurant in the heart of Falmouth gives you the chance to experience an authentic taste of Cornwall as well as innovative creations from our Chef Patron Hylton Espey. From Hedgerow Greens, to finest steak, we only serve the best of the best from coast and country.

With 3 AA Rosettes to our name and Hylton at the helm of our kitchen, Rastella is quickly earnt itself a reputation as one of the best places to eat in Falmouth, the county and beyond.

Our restaurant in the heart of Falmouth gives you the chance to experience an authentic taste of Cornwall as well as innovative creations from our Chef Patron Hylton Espey. From Hedgerow Greens, to finest steak, we only serve the best of the best from coast and country.

With 3 AA Rosettes to our name and Hylton at the helm of our kitchen, Rastella is quickly earnt itself a reputation as one of the best places to eat in Falmouth, the county and beyond.

Falmouths' highest awarded restaurant
AA 3 Rosettes 2019. —

Ethical sourcing, intuitive service, a well rounded wine list all crafted together to give you an unforgettable dining experience is at the heart of what we do here at Merchants Manor.

The Chef's Journal

A Proper Cornish Scone

Try Chef Hylton’s Cornish gem of a recipe. Spread with a thick layer strawberry jam, lashings of Clotted Cream and a pot of tea.  Guaranteed to taste even better packed as a picnic and served at the beach. Scones Makes 12 480 g … Read more

Slow Food

We are proud to be members of Slow Food, an organisation that I have known of since I first started cooking. For me there has always been a connection to nature and food beyond the obvious. Food harvested and eaten on a beach will be the best … Read more

Powering our way to a greener future

Embarking further into our mission to create a green and more efficient approach to the way we travel. The  recent installation of a combined heat and power (CHP) unit will run the baseline energy (electric and heat) demand using the natural gas … Read more

100,000 pieces of plastic saved from landfill

  Smother yourself in delicious temple spa products whilst helping us take steps in saving the planet. We’ve updated our in-room products from 30ml bottles to 300ml in a bid to rid ourselves of plastic waste.  This means that each … Read more

On the water

Living in Falmouth it is hard not to get into Sailing, the town has such a rich sailing heritage with near perfect conditions for the novice and experienced sailor alike. As a surfer I have spent a fair chunk of my lifetime in the sea and have … Read more

Westcountry Farm Visit

On a lovely sunny Cornish day, of which we have had quite a few lately, myself and two senior members of the kitchen team took a trip into the farm lands of Mylor. We met up with Sam from Westcountry Fruit sales in a lush field just outside of … Read more

Ice and a slice

Who remembers a time where you would walk into a bar, order for a gin and tonic and wait for the “ice and a slice?”reply?  When lime instead of lemon was the new cosmopolitan garnish for a Gordon’s and Slimline? For all you lovers … Read more

TOG

For a chef, knives are the tools of their craft.  They allow the imagination to run wild in curating a dish and through mastering their skill they learn how to respect their produce.  Keeping his questions sharp and on point, Chef Hylton chats … Read more

Graduation gatherings at Rastella

Pick a spot outdoors in the subtropical gardens or pull up a chair at Rastella and let us feed the family during graduation. Join us for lunch anytime between 16th and 28th July and tuck into three courses for just £18. We’ll even throw in … Read more

Offers

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.

Offer

Manor Moments

Take a moment to relax, unwind away from kids and decide how you want to spend your time and money. Stay on a two night bed and breakfast rate …

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11th January 2019

Do Not Disturb

This is the one for some serious me time. Splash in the pool, soak up the heat, and untwine with a massage or facial. Then cosy up with a …

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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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Suite Offer

Suite Retreat

Getaway to your very own private retreat for two nights and immerse yourself in one of our luxury private residences with private terrace, …

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12th September 2018

3-4-2

Enjoy three nights’ dinner and bed & breakfast for the price of two. Indulge in a three-night getaway deal in one of our cosy and …

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14th September 2018

Winter Warmer

Warm your cockles with two nights of dinner, bed & breakfast and two spa treatments. Check in for a cosy two night break this winter. Tuck …

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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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31st May 2017

Sunday Sleepover

Make Sundays that bit more special with dinner, bed & breakfast. We think Sundays should be about slowing down and carving out some time to …

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Get 10% of Room price