The Best Pasty in St Ives

Conor Fletcher

If Cornwall is known for one thing it's the pasty. Savoury or sweet there is never an unsuitable time to enjoy one of our greatest gifts upon the world. But the question is who has the best pasty in St Ives? From crumbly to flakey pastry; vegetarian, vegan or gluten free or simply the traditional classic steak and vegetable there is so much choice in St Ives for you to discover.

St Ives Bakery

Located in the heart of St Ives the bakery has a wealth of options for everyone looking for a traditional Cornish pasty. St Ives bakery have so much to enjoy if you're looking for something other than a pasty too, make sure you try their delicious scones (which are also in our sweet hamper on arrival!).

Pengenna Pasties

Head towards Tregenna Hill and you'll pass by Pengenna Pasties, a traditional, family run business using the same home-made recipes for the past 30 years. Not only this; Pengenna have a delicious naturally vegan vegetable pasty so if you're following these dietary restriction feel free to enjoy one of Cornwall's greatest exports.

Market Place Tea Rooms

At the end of Fore Street you will reach Market Place, here you can stop by The Market Place Tea Rooms and take advantage of their gluten free pasty. All of the pasties here are gluten free which is a bonus if you're looking to avoid the wheat! Supplied by the dedicated gluten free bakery at Made Marion, The Market Place Tea Rooms are the perfect place to enjoy a pasty by the sea.

So whether you're vegetarian, vegan, gluten free or simply want a wholesome and traditional Cornish pasty then take advantage of everything that St Ives has to offer you throughout the town. If you're staying with us in our luxury apartments in St Ives, Cornwall why not find out more about what makes St Ives cuisine so special by having a look at some of our favourite restaurants in St Ives? Or simply spend your time staying in and enjoying the best that five star self catering has to offer you on the Cornish coast.