Sunday Lunch

Voted Number 1 in the The Times Top Sunday Lunches, The Idle Rocks Restaurant is a superb location for Sunday Lunch with a view.

Served between Noon and 2.30 pm every Sunday,


Potted Shrimp

Local shrimp, mace butter, dressed leaves, toasted sourdough


Ham Knuckle Terrine

Pease pudding croquette, quails egg, summer pickles

Spiced Cauliflower Soup

 Jumbo raisins, curry oil, toasted almonds



Catch of the Day

Summer vegetables, Cornish new potatoes, herb butter


Roasted Sirloin of Cornish Beef

Aged Phillip Warren sirloin, all the trimmings, red wine jus


Roast Chicken Supreme

Caramelised onion puree, cabbage & bacon, rosemary jus


The Idle Rocks Nut Roast

Roasted Shallot, buttered cabbage, blue cheese, chesnut mushroom jus



Cornish Strawberry Sandwich

Strawberry parfait, basil mousse, clotted cream ice cream


Chocolate & Pear

Chocolate mousse, pear compote, pralines cremeux, pear sorbet


Selection of West Country Cheese

Seasonal chutney and accompaniments


Our menus are based on seasonality and local produce, therefore this is a sample menu and is subject to change on a daily basis.

All our meat, fish and dairy is Cornish, and when possible our fruits and vegetables are too. All sourced from local suppliers.

All prices include VAT. Service charge is not included. For special dietary requirements or allergy information, please speak to one of our team.

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Book your stay with Idle Rocks online, reserve your restaurant table with us direct or why not have a look at our beautiful partner Hotel, The St Mawes Hotel.
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