Food Shopping in Falmouth: Where We Went!

So, as Tori and Emma show us in the Falmouth Student Shopping Guide video, there’s loads of places to shop for food near your campus: from supermarkets to local shops to online organic grocery shops. Here’s more info on the places we visited so you know where to find them!


Tesco Metro: Killigrew Street, TR11 3PG
Sainsburys: Ponsharden, TR11 2RZ
Asda: Jennings Road, Penryn, TR10 9LY
Tesco Express: Awenack Street, TR11 3XA


Cornish Quality Meats

Where: 11 Market Street, Falmouth, TR11 3AE
Tel: 01326 212196
Opening times: Mon-Wed 8.30am – 5pm, Thurs-Sat 8.30am – 5.30pm.

This friendly butchers has a range of meat and poultry products from local farms at reasonable prices; it’s great for the environment and helps support the local community!

Riverford Organic Veg

Where: Buckfastleigh, Devon TQ11 0JU
Tel: 01803 762059

A great online organic farm shop and box scheme: you can order a box (seasonal!) fruit and veg from the comfort of your home, for however many people you want. This means you can share the costs with your housemates – making it the perfect way to eat locally, organically, healthily and cheaply!

Stokes Greengrocers

Where: 2 Market Street, Falmouth, TR11 3AE
Tel: 01326 317556

A great place to go for all your groceries – fabulous fresh fruit and veg at a great price too!

Arwenack Fisheries

Where: 29 Arwenack Street, Falmouth, TR11 3JE
Tel: 01326 312235

Falmouth and Penryn are great places to get the freshest fish – this is a lovely little shop selling the freshest fish from the day’s catch. If you’re a bit stuck the fishmongers will help to prepare the fish for you and even give you recipes!

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