October brings our new opening hours.   10am to 5pm during the week and 9am to 5pm at weekends.   Reservations for breakfast, lunch or dinner may be made by calling either Blackpool Sands or Bigbury on Sea.

To protect us all, and to adhere to the government retrictions, all customers entering any one of our buildings must wear a face mask. This applies also to anyone ordering take away at the counter.   Face masks may be taken off only when seated at an indoor table.  

The menu includes the favourites like the Venus full breakfast, hand made Sicilian arancini balls, English bacon bap, Venus Classic Burger and a different Fish n Chips (tempura battered sole fillets). The menu offers vegan and vegetarian options.  We are only accepting credit card payments. 

All products will be in home compostable packaging.


We’re positioned at stunning locations in Devon and Cornwall, including some of the best beaches in the South West. You can find us at Blackpool Sands, Bigbury on Sea and East Portlemouth.

We’re a proud environmental champion striving to provide tasty wholesome food all delivered with an ethical philosophy. We also always endeavour to take care and maintain the environmental balance of all our beaches to fulfil our mission of being the greenest beach café, takeaway and shop operator.  

Opening Hours   

Blackpool Sands

Venus Cafe: OPEN FROM 10am to 5pm on wet days and every Saturday & Sunday from 9am.

Takeaway: OPEN ON DRY DAYS from 10am to 5pm

 Shop: OPEN daily on dry days from 10am 

Watersports: from 12 noon on dry days when conditions (wind and waves) permit

Bigbury on Sea

Takeaway: OPEN DAILY 10AM TO 5PM - from 9am at weekends. 

East Portlemouth - Shop and take away

Takeaway: CLOSED from Monday 21st September until October 1/2 term


  On a cold and dull day this cafe was a ray of sunshine. The staff were very friendly and welcoming. I chose sardines and my husband had the Katsu curry prawn burger. They were both delicious.
  Aidan and Nick working at Bigbury - what great employees! The service was spot on and matched the fab view over to Burgh Island, but the burgers chips and tea served in recyclable packaging were outstanding. Honestly, the best we’ve had in years ... soo
  Dear Suz & Venus team
We would like to extend our deepest thanks & appreciation for all the hard work that you put into making our wedding absolutely perfect! Our guests raved about the food and drink and the friendliness of all the staff on the day.
We have just been to Venus Café Blackpool Sands and wanted to say how much we enjoyed it. Although the weather was awful, the Café was warm and welcoming with Fergie being very knowledgeable, friendly and great with the kids. The food was delic
Loving the Beach

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