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No. 12

12 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
+44 1225 763932
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
30 Sep 2018
“Nice Coffee”
2 Jul 2018
“Pleasant little cafe”
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12 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Stopped here having walked the dogs. A very small coffee house. We had a Coffee each which was was very pleasant. The view from the location is lovely as you look into the harbour. Would recommend for a hot drink.

Thank chazANDdave38
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Popped into this cafe as the restaurants and bars were very busy . Nice coffee and cake. They appear to do lots of tasty lunches. ( observed - not sampled )

Thank scrappydee
Reviewed October 27, 2017 via mobile

Superb quality, great choice, especially for vegetarians. Nice atmosphere, could not be better! I wish I could go back.

Thank UK-TouristUK
Reviewed January 16, 2017

Popped in for lunch. Seemed about the only place we could find that was a "proper" old style cafe! Varied home cooked menu, not just chips with everything! I had the cottage pie, and my wife had the filled pitta, both top quality. Clean, comfortable,...More

Thank WiltshireViper
Reviewed August 29, 2016

We used No 12 twice whilst on holiday. On both occasions we pre ordered in the morning to collect that night. Both times they were ready on time. The pizzas were great, freshly made, the garlic bread was really nice. One thing to try are...More

Thank Lee M
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Lovely little place. Staff were very friendly and attentive. Definitely the best coffee I have had in ages here! Will be back again soon.

Thank Tommo257
Reviewed January 23, 2016

Fantastic private in night with my girlfriends. Superb food cooked by Hannah & Megan curry dishes to suit everyones' palate including vegetarian followed by lush dessert of meringue with cream & lemon. Fab hosts, atmosphere and service will definitely go back to try their lunch...More

2  Thank pixie52
Reviewed December 3, 2015

My daughter and I visited Cafe no12 for the first time and were there for lunch. we were standing around just inside the door as we did not know if we were to sit straight away or go the the counter to order and no...More

Thank sarahpWiltshire
Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Went for lunch on a few occasions but today I went for breakfast. I got to say I did not like the sausages and my husband was not keen on them either. Service was a bit slow as only 1 joint man was on the...More

Thank Diannevbray
Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

Great Lavazza coffee, nice decor and easy background music sit back in comfy chair and watch the world go by.

Thank HighTechMum
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  • Address: 12 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Porthleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1225 763932
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