The Lifeboat Inn is a traditional harbour-side pub with log fire and outstanding views of the sea. Sitting alongside the famous lifeboat house that supports seafarers it's a great place to relax, enjoy a meal and watch the maritime activities of St Ives.
The Lifeboat Inn welcomes you during the Christmas season to enjoy fantastic food and drink with our own festive cheer. We look forward to making your Christmas celebrations as special as possible. Tables available by booking only.
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We believe if you want something done to perfection, you need to do it yourself; that’s why St Austell Brewery created our own Brewer & Bean coffee. Here in Newquay, we use only specially sourced beans blended to excellence, to give you a rich delicious coffee with smooth undertones. We even offer a loyalty card, so you can enjoy some Cornish roasted bean goodness for free!Discover more
We’re based in a stunning part of Cornwall, with fantastic access to fresh local produce, so why not make the most of it? From pub food to fine dining, our chefs use only the best Cornish ingredients to ensure they hand craft delectable dishes, so when dining in St Ives, you can enjoy quality home cooked cuisine, savouring Cornwall in every bite.Interested in our local providers?
We always hope your experience is an enjoyable one and that we will be welcoming you back soon. To help us know what we did well and to understand areas for improvement please take a few minutes to complete our online Smiles survey. In return your name will be entered into a monthly prize draw to win £250 worth of St Austell Brewery vouchers to spend at St Austell Brewery managed pubs, inns or hotels.Complete the survey