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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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Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had we found this little gem earlier I suspect we would have eaten here every day they were open. Melanie & her front of house team attentive, helpful and charming. Quality and choice of beautifully prepared meals by owner/chef Chris are out of this world....More

Thank 235elaine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Porthleven for our parents 50th wedding anniversary and pre-booked for two nights. Both evenings were outstanding. Choice and quality of food; outstanding. Greeting and hospitality; outstanding. By far, the best dining experience we have had in the UK, consistently over many years of...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous meal. This is a marvellous restaurant in a village of many really good restaurants. Don’t miss Sea Drift. The menu is extensive - there are so many choices, fish, meat... wines etc. Really good service, great food, excellent value for money. The...More

Thank alisonsmith54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I can't recommend Sea Drift highly enough. Love the food, the service and the value for money. A great evening out and a superb meal to boot. Definitely recommended.

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great set menu. Fantastic value. Super service. Can’t fault this little gem. Sea food chowder was amazing.

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the SeaDrift again at the height of Storm Callum last week. We were not disappointed. The welcome, unlike the weather, was warm, the menu extensive with plenty of specials. We both chose pasta with salmon, prawns, spinach and parmesan. It was piping hot,...More

Thank buzzmanjohn
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had the most lovely meal and are already booked to go back. Super food and service. Portions are a good size. Trio of fish was superb. Great start to our holiday.

1  Thank pam210747
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I think we very lucky to get a Fantastic meal here. Unfortunately we hadn't booked as we were just passing by. We popped in early on Wednesday Evening in the hope we might be fortunate. We were advised that we could be accommodated as long...More

Thank Matt B
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This restaurant was recommended to us and did not disappoint. On arrival a whole list of specials was provided for us consisting of the fresh catch of the day cooked in various ways. A selection of fresh bread was brought to our table to start...More

Thank Jules N
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our annual holiday meal at Seadrift. Wonderful service the bread to start with was unique. Seafood chowder was lovely and fresh veg plentiful. Dog friendly so thats good

Thank JohnLegge63
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Response from hashtagstringvest | Reviewed this property |
Yes and well worth going imo
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No idea only been in the summer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$39
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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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