is a small and picturesque fishing village on the Atlantic
coast of north Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. The nearest towns are
Wadebridge and Camelford, both ten miles away. Port Gaverne, commonly mistaken
to be part of Port Isaac, is a nearby hamlet that has its own history. The
meaning of the Cornish name is "corn port", indicating a trade in
corn from the arable inland district.
Since the 1980s the village has served as
backdrop to various television productions, including the ITV series Doc Martin, and