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SeaDrift Kitchen Cafe

Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
+44 1326 558733
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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4:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
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Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

1st visit to Porthleven and we've been very impressed with all the restaurants. It was great to see the owner Chris (who is also the chef) out in the dinning room waiting on and talking to customers. The choice is fantastic and the fresh seafood...More

Thank Hadley12
Reviewed February 26, 2016

We found the restaurant by chance and very glad we did! A very friendly waitress showed us to a table, provided menus and a carafe of water with glasses. We chose from the "Express lunchtime menu" priced at £11.25 to include two courses and a...More

Thank PattiP_01
Reviewed February 25, 2016

Had lunch there with my wife. Very good food served by lovely staff. And all that plus very reasonable cost. Will go again. 🙆

Thank Jc57shoot
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Having been here quite a few times before and never being disappointed we came here in the evening for my mums 50th birthday as a family group. The staff were friendly and the food was nice, however I wasn't totally blown away and I usually...More

Thank Befzx
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

We had 2 fantastic meals in February. Both of us sampling lots of well prepared local caught fish. Had the trio of fish with Gurnard, Hake and Monkfish. Wonderful as usual. We will be back.

Thank Duncan F
Reviewed February 12, 2016 via mobile

The brunch baps are a bit tasty. Came with wife and 2 year old for early lunch and wasn't disappointed. Recommended.

Thank Terry L
Reviewed February 9, 2016

My son came home for a week recently so my wife and I decided to take him for dinner at Seadrift. We booked late but the staff at Seadrift very kindly fitted us in between other bookings. When we arrived the staff were welcoming, showed...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed February 8, 2016

This is a cafe by day selling the best cakes in Porthleven. And a restaurant in the evening serving great fresh fish dishes. They also make the very best ever take away fish finger sandwiches/ bap. Get one and take it to the beach and...More

Thank Loraine C
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Went to the Seadrift on Saturday after booking a few weeks in advance. We tried getting a walk in during the summer and failed. Well worth the booking ahead. We stuck to seafood which was all top quality and tasty. I'll be having the crab...More

Thank Lashman1925
Reviewed February 7, 2016

My wife and I went for lunch on Friday having pre booked our table and chose from the daily menu, we had a bowl of mussels to start with cooked in a sauce that tasted devine with fresh thick sliced bread , we then chose...More

Thank lynda723
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October 20, 2016|
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Response from Hilary T | Reviewed this property |
No idea only been in the summer
Angela M
March 21, 2016|
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Response from HelstonJude | Reviewed this property |
Yes,I bought vouchers as Christmas gifts. One for a given amount and one for 4 cake deals .
Sue F
February 20, 2015|
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Response from Judy W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are open in the evenings - they do have one night a week when they close in the winter but when it is open they are always nice and busy so always best to call ahead and book a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $39
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Porthleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 558733
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Located within the picturesque harbour of Porthleven, open from 10 am for Breakfast, lunch & dinner. Recently featured in 'The Times' for top places for Breakfast!
Extensive Fish Board, locally sourced from the harbour, excellent Cornish meats selected by our butchers from The Lizard, wonderful vegetarian dishes and all produced in house by our fabulous chef, stunning selection of cakes & yummy things!
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