The village of Rock in Cornwall is a chic resort but a friendly one, and that’s pretty much how you’ll find the ever-popular restaurant The Dining Room. Run by a husband and wife team and with an emphasis on simple food and beautiful presentation, the restaurant is second in the TripAdvisor stakes for the whole of Cornwall.
One reviewer describes their experience as “simple incredible food” while another summarises with “outstanding”. Fred and Donna serve up a full and uncomplicated menu with a warm welcome and friendly service that makes a huge difference to their diners. Tables are booked for the whole evening when reserved, so there’s no rush to finish your meal and you’ll be urged to take your time and relax while you dine – the perfect dining experience for those on a laidback holiday in Cornwall.
The menu is prepared on the day every day, and the head chef makes use of the very best ingredients the local area has to offer. You’ll the find the a la carte menu reflects each season, so whether you visit in the height of a scorching summer or on a cosy autumn day you’ll be able to taste the best of Cornwall.
The reviewers are always impressed by the imaginative menu (and the extensive wine list) and the little extras such as homemade bread and popcorn, so if you want a restaurant that’s reasonably priced but goes that step further then add this one to your list. Please note that there is a minimum age of ten years to visit The Dining Room.