Mary’s Pasty’s: Cornish Pasty Hunting

Today we were in Mevagissey on the hunt for another Cornish Pasty that we had not tried before from Mary’s Pasties. I had read that there was a shop on the West Quay so since we were here pottering about the village it seemed rude if we did not call in to try one Once…

Cornish Pasty Hunting: Malcolm Barnecutt in Wadebridge

A pasty from Malcolm Barnecutt in Wadebridge was an almost accidental addition to the Cornish Pasty Hunting Archives. We had just finished walking the section of the Camel Trail from Padstow to Wadebridge and we were waiting for the bus back to Padstow sitting just across the shop from the bakery. I had half ignored…

Boscastle Bakery: Cornish Pasty Hunting

Boscastle Bakery serving ‘Award winning pasties freshly baked every day’ are located on Bridge Walk just a few minutes walk away from the big car park on the way down to the harbour. Based on their location there really isn’t any reason or excuse not to pass by or rather pop in as they are…

St Agnes bakery – Cornish Pasty Hunting

St Agnes Bakery have apparently been baking Cornish pasties for over 100 years and judging by the line of people waiting outside to buy one when we visited it is clear that they are very popular At the moment you cannot go inside the bakery so they are selling their baked goods through various windows….

Cornish Pasty from Rick Steins Deli

When in Padstow it does often seem that everything food wise gravitates towards Rick Stein and to an extent that is true, you cannot wander the streets without finding one of his emporiums. I do love looking around Stein’s Deli down by the harbour as there is loads of great produce on the counters and…

Cornish Pasty Hunting in Sennen Cove

The Old Boathouse at Sennen Cove is a great general store selling all sorts of stuff, according to their website they ‘stock most of what you will need for a stay here: Gifts, Clothes, Newspapers and Magazines, Beachware, Fishing Tackle, Groceries, Beers, Wines and much much more” The website also hosts The Sennen Cove Diary…

Cornish Pasty hunting in St Ives

As you may expect there really are loads of places in St Ives to pick up a Pasty. It is hard to walk along some of the narrow streets without passing a Pasty shop or spotting someone eating one. I had tried to do a little advanced planning to weed out the more local independent…