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Family run since 1999. Life’s a Beach sits pretty on the picturesque Summerleaze Beach in Bude.
Tel: 01288 355 222
16 Summerleaze Cres, Bude, Cornwall, EX23 8HN

Our Tasty Menu

From small bites to mouth watering LAB Burgers, we've got something special for you.
Everyday between 12:00-16:00

The L.A.B Day Menu

From the best tasting fish, to the handmade cakes and scones, Life’s a Beach has the whole family covered with this fantastic menu!

*Please note our Menu is updated frequently, some dishes and prices may have changed or been updated in the Restaurant.


L.A.B Fish & Chips

We source the best possible fish from south west suppliers, see our daily catch board or app for fish varieties.

Draught Atlantic Beer Battered
£ 17.00

House chips, Tartare & mixed leaves.

£ 17.00

Simply cooked in chilli garlic butter with house chips & mixed leaves.

Add Curry Sauce or Mushy Peas
£ 2.00
Large Crevettes (Prawns)
£ 16.00

Served hot in our chilli garlic butter, with crusty bread. Don’t be scared to get your fingers messy!

Salt & Pepper Squid
£ 11.00

Asian salad with crispy aromatics & L.A.B. roasted sweet chilli sauce.

£ 16.50

Moules Marinière ‘Cornish style’ (cooked with cider, shallots, cream & parsley) served with crusty bread.

Prawn Baguette
£ 13.50

Prawns in Marie Rose sauce with gem lettuce & smoked paprika, served with leaves & crisps.

Dressed Crab
£ 18.50

When Available. White & brown crab meat, warm garlic butter, salad, soft boiled egg & crusty bread.

Prawn & Smoked Salmon
£ 18.50

Smoked salmon, crevettes & prawns in Marie Rose, smashed avocado, gem lettuce, soft boiled egg, compressed watermelon

Thai Fish Cakes
£ 11.00

Asian salad, sweet & sour dipping sauce & crispy aromatics.

Fish Finger Bap
£ 10.50

With house Tartare sauce & salad leaves in a rustic bap.

Enjoy Good Times and Great Taste with the whole family

For our carnivore friends


Our beef patties are custom made using our own recipe.

Beef Burger
£ 14.50

Chargrilled L.A.B. beef patty, streaky bacon, American cheese, gherkin, fried onion & L.A.B. burger sauce, served in a rustic bap with chips.

Mexican Chicken Burger
£ 14.50

Chicken burger, smashed avocado, gem lettuce, streaky bacon, American cheese & salsa, served in a rustic bap with chips.

Ham, Egg & Chips
£ 14.50

Local ham, 2 fried eggs, chips & coleslaw.

Korean BBQ Pork Ribs
£ 17.50

Slow roasted & smoked pork ribs smothered in house Korean BBQ sauce, served with coleslaw & chips.

Buffalo Wings
£ 11.00

Fried chicken wings in house buffalo sauce, served with blue cheese dip & celery.

Ham Baguette
£ 10.00

Local Ham, coleslaw, beef tomato, watercress. Served with leaves & crisps.

Veggie & Vegan

Veggie & Vegan dishes which can be easily adapted from veggie to full vegan on request

Vegan Burger
£ 14.50

Moving Mountains burger, gem lettuce, beef tomato, gherkins & vegan burger sauce, served in a rustic bap with chips.

Jalapeño Popper Burger
£ 14.50

Jalapeño & cream cheese poppers, gem lettuce, smashed avocado & salsa, served in a rustic bap with chips

Veggie Sausage Baguette
£ 9.50

Moving mountains sausages with fried onions, served with leaves & crisps.

Kids & Classics

Small bites for our Little Surfers

Chicken Nuggets & Chips

Small 6.00 Large £10.50

Jumbo Fish Finger & Chips

Small £6.00 Large £10.50

Local Sausage & Chips

Small £6.00 Large £10.50

Whole Tail Scampi & Fries

Small: £10.00 Large: £14.50

Kids Fish & Chips
£ 12.00

Mini battered or grilled fish fillet with chips.

Kids filled bap
£ 5.00

Cheddar cheese or local ham, served with leaves & crisps.

Ultimate Surfer Fries
£ 12.50

House chips loaded with bacon, cheese, jalapeños, gherkin, onion, tomato & garlic mayonnaise.

Ultimate Veggie Surfer Fries
£ 10.50

House chips loaded with cheese, jalapeños, gherkin, red onion, tomato & vegan garlic mayonnaise.

Cheese & Chutney Baguette
£ 8.50

Davidstow cheddar, tomato & caramelised onion chutney, served with leaves & crisps.

Salt & Pepper Tofu
£ 11.00

Asian salad with crispy aromatics & L.A.B. roasted sweet chilli sauce.

Chips & Sides

£ 4.25
Cheesy Chips
£ 5.25
Cheese & Bacon Chips
£ 7.00
Truffle oil & Parmesan chips
£ 7.50
Mushy peas
£ 2.00
Sticky toffee Biscoff cake | Carrot cake | Chocolate brownie | Blueberry muffin
£ 3.50

Cornish Cream Tea

Large homemade scone, clotted cream & strawberry jam.
£ 7.00

with tea, latte, cappuccino or hot chocolate.

Toasted Tea Cake
£ 3.50

Add Jam - £1.00

Daily Specials Available

Please make sure to ask a member of staff about our ‘catch of the day’

We are always happy to take your order and serve you here at Life’s a Beach. We have been family run since 1999 and we like to keep the family vibes going when you visit us. So come hang out with the LAB crew, make memories, and chill with the best views in North Cornwall.

Good times since ’99

Ask Member of Staff for Allergens information
“Please note” that allergens listed relate to “DIRECTLY CONTAINS” in our dishes. However, for persons with “HYPERSENSITIVITY” to a particular allergen, please consult a member of staff as some ingredients and cooking practices used result in “MAY CONTAIN TRACES” of allergens.
Allergies Key- GF=Gluten Free/GFA=Gluten Free Available/DF=Dairy Free/DFA=Dairy Free Available/V=Vegetarian/VV=Vegan/VVA=Vegan Available