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Emily Scott: A new restaurant at Watergate Bay

Emily Scott Cornwall is an exciting new pop-up restaurant at Watergate Bay, opening in the iconic Fifteen Cornwall building on 9th July. A a great spot to meet family and friends for delicious fresh food in a lively but safe and spacious environment, looking out across the beach. We asked Emily to introduce herself, share the ethos behind her food, and to give a taste of the ‘hyper-local’ treats you can expect…

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Pizza at Watchful Mary

A natural evolution of Watchful Mary for our times, this summer the watchful can enjoy the same focus on relaxation, food and friendship – reimagined as artisan pizzas and takeaway cocktails on the beach…

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Grilled halloumi burger recipe

Beef burgers, chicken burgers, bean burgers. We like them all as much as the next person. But swap your beef burger for halloumi and you've got a surprisingly healthy vegetarian alternative. Here's how we serve our grilled halloumi burger at The Living Space.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
04 March 2020
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Thai Red Curry

Often seen on the specials board, our Thai red curry has been a hit with many of our regular guests in The Beach Hut. We were recently asked if we could share the recipe so that the guest can make it at home themselves. Take a look at the receipe.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
25 February 2020
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Discover Watergate Bay

Watergate Bay has everything you need for a beach holiday. Whether you’re a family looking to get in the surf, or someone wanting to escape and recharge, Watergate Bay has something for everyone to discover, even the dog.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
01 January 2020
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Meet the makers: Cornish gins

Quiz some of the county’s brightest gin minds. Understand their inspirations and ingredients, get down to the technicalities, or just pat them on the back.

Sam Crosby Sam Crosby
01 January 2020
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The Fifteen Cornwall story

Fifteen Cornwall’s story began when Jamie Oliver launched Fifteen in London and filled the kitchen with young people in need of a second chance.

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31 December 2019
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Beach Hut bircher recipe

A firm favourite in the bay is our homemade bircher with fruit compote and toasted seeds. We can bring the bircher recipe to you, but we can't bring the beach.

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
31 December 2019
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English Martini cocktail

Zacry’s at Watergate Bay is celebrating the coming of summer with this special elderflower gin-based cocktail. Watch out for the high-alcohol count.

Christina Knight Christina Knight
01 May 2019
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Crab linguine with chilli

Crab linguine is a very simple dish that only uses a few ingredients. It's a popular Beach Hut dish so we thought we'd share the recipe with you. Enjoy!

Neil Haydock Neil Haydock
31 January 2019
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