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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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10:00 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A good small intimate restaurant with a great menu with lots of specials. You have to book. We enjoyed a Thursday night 2 course fish special with a glass of wine. My wife had a mixed berry pavlova dessert and all for under £50. We...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pleased that the food,service, atmosphere,welcome was still at its brilliant best,we couldn't wait to go back yet again to Seadrift and we were not disappointed. Excellent

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an amazing resurant for food the choice is brilliant and everything we've tried has been delicious only down side it's a shame it's not bigger as somtimes your sat right next to other people and if your in a couple it's not nice

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I gave SeaDrift five stars last year and I am glad to say nothing has changed. The BEST place to eat in Porthleven. The mussels and the goats cheese salad were superb and then bettered by the smoked haddock risottos. As for the soft fruit...More

Thank RR379
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small cafe venue with very pleasant and helpful staff. The menu was extensive. Not only were there the fish dishes on the board but further items on the menu and at least another 10 which were read out to us at the...More

Thank Stephen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

3 courses of wonderful food with excellent chilled white wine. My 3 friends and I really enjoyed the food, it was fantastic and the atmosphere was great wirth very friendly staff. Thanks to one & all

Thank djw1955
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous menu...so much choice, all fantastic, Thai Crab cakes were delicious, monkfish in pancetta with creamed cabbage and wild mushrooms...divine and , at last, some incredible deserts....figs baked in honey with Turkish delight Ice cream.....delightful!!! The meringues looked epic! Thank you , chef!

Thank Judi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here and just as well we did for an evening meal . Lovely little place , great food and good service

Thank fiflarue
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my partner as it had amazing reviews. I wasn't disappointed as my meal of monkfish wrapped in ham was one of best I've ever had! The place is quaint if a little crowded and cramped but has a nice atmosphere. Don't...More

Thank Millie033
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As always enjoyed an excellent evening of wonderfully cooked fish by a talented chef. In particular the lemon sole from the specials list was perfection. All the staff are friendly and efficient, nothing is too much trouble. Can't wait to returning in September!

Thank Keith M
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21 October 2016|
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Response from Hilary T | Reviewed this property |
No idea only been in the summer
Angela M
21 March 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
20 February 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
US$8 - US$39
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
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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