CAST Café is based in the heart of Helston at the historic CAST building on Penrose Road. The Café opened in May 2018, after extensive refurbishment to the building, including the addition of a new outside terrace area. The Café is fully licensed and open six days a week.  In addition to the Café’s regular opening hours, do look out for details of cultural events organised by CAST and by the Café, including screenings, workshops, live music and more.

3 Penrose Road
Helston, Cornwall
TR13 8TP

01326 569267

Opening Hours

We’re open daily Tuesday to Sunday and for evening service on Fridays during the winter months, Thursdays to Saturdays from Easter to October.

Breakfast 10am–3pm
Lunch 12–3pm
Dinner 6–9pm

Monday closed
Tuesday 10am–5pm
Wednesday 10am–5pm
Thursday 10am–5pm
Friday 10am–10pm
Saturday 10am–5pm
Sunday 10am–4pm


By Car
Pay and display car parking is available at Wendron Street Car Park and Trengrouse Way Car Park. CAST Café is immediately adjacent to Wendron Street Car Park and is a 5–10 minute walk away from Trengrouse Car Park.

By Public Transport
A number of buses stop at Seven Stars/Blue Anchor on Market Place in Helston, which is just 5 minutes from the Café.

For personalised public transport information visit or telephone 0870 608 2 608.

By Foot
CAST Café is within walking distance of Helston town centre and can be accessed on foot by either Penrose Road or Wendron Street, via the Wendron Street Car Park.

See for more details on travel by foot, bike and public transport.