A30, Junction Launceston; 4 mins
Free WiFi for visitors
Vegetarian or vegan options
Parking available onsite
Whether feasting in the café, browsing for gifts in the excellent shop or chatting to the butcher about the best cut for dinner, there’s something for practically everyone at Tre, Pol & Pen. It’s a most modern farm shop – its sharp lines striking against the rural landscape – and the team are fierce advocates of local food. Everything in the store is handpicked to highlight the very best of the producers nearby, from seaweed salami to Ruby Red beef from the herd outside, Cornish cheeses and rose gin.
Grocery shop assured, you can taste some of those flavours over in the Kitchen. Breakfasts are farm-worthy, lunch might be sausage and mash, crayfish and salmon, or spiced falafel salad. Pizzas are
served lunch to dinner and are first-rate.
As for the name, it’s from an old Cornish rhyme: “By Tre, Pol and Pen, Shall ye know all Cornishmen”. The words mean homestead, pool and hill respectively, so very fitting for a hillside farm next to an
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