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The Square At Porthleven

7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
+44 1326 573911
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
10:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
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91 - 100 of 762 reviews

Reviewed January 9, 2017

Great location. Friendly Service. Perfect menu for me as a fish/seafood lover. Only dropped a star and not as great a choice for the meat eater with me! I loved it and would recommend for fish lovers.

Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

My partner and I visited on a Friday evening. Fast and efficient service, the seafood starter was to die for and our main course was full of flavour. Definitely one of the top places in the area to eat. Great portion size and a good...More

Thank Edd B
Reviewed January 2, 2017

We booked in the Square for an evening Birthday Meal on Christmas Eve. Having been many times before we know we always get excellent quality food. Some of us struggled a little to choose something on this occasion i.e. no Steak or Chicken dishes for...More

Thank TheTimeTravellers
Reviewed January 2, 2017

Superb lunch at the Square for 11 after a bracing walk from Penrose Estate to Porthleven. Great atmosphere, delicious food and excellent service. Thanks you - We will be back.

Thank Pat G
Reviewed December 30, 2016

Always a great menu is presented to you in the evening. Each item on the menu , invites you to taste dishes that you would not have had before ! There is a great choice of different things to eat here in terms of meat,...More

Thank FionaChinnor
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Have eaten here from the set menu, and it was really lovely. We sat outside, although it was chilly, it didn't distract from the food and blankets are offered!

Thank foodie0212
Reviewed December 29, 2016

Back again in Porthleven for our Christmas trip and a return to the Square for dinner and we were not disappointed still fine dining and excellent value and grateful when they fitted us in on a busy evening after a mix up with the booking...More

Thank jamescas
Reviewed December 28, 2016

Second visit celebrating my birthday with friends and as we have come to expect from this harbour side gem it was perfection. Such friendly and attentive staff which only aides the relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Amazing food (as usual) and a thoroughly enjoyable evening. They...More

Thank KernowBoys
Reviewed December 26, 2016

We visited The Square because of the excellent reviews and I had looked at the reviews of places in Porthleven and found some previous reviewers mentioned having vegan options. My other half, who isn't vegan, fell in love with the menu after looking at it...More

Thank LeetleMissCookie
Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

Nice little restaurant on the harbour front, lovely view and good service. Very accommodating for someone of a dairy-free diet and were more than happy to help with guidance towards appropriate dishes. Family also enjoyed there meals here

Thank Bryony L
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katie t
November 8, 2015|
Response from tegenpresious |
Good evening, We are closed on Christmas Day and Boxing day. Apart from that we are open everyday for Lunch 12-2pm and Dinner 6-9pm. There is a special set menu for New Years Eve and on New Year Day I believe we are only... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $48
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Scenic view, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Porthleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 573911
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