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SeaDrift Kitchen Cafe

Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
+44 1326 558733
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Overview
  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Went here for dinner (3 of us), as usual, the menu was extensive and heavily biased towards seafood (and why not, its in a fishing village!). Great service, cosy setting and WONDERFUL food! We had seafood chowder, fish goujons (x3 which are like small fishes!)...More

Thank Ross W
Reviewed 4 days ago

We stayed in Porthleven in February & December this year and had dinner at The Seadrift Cafe twice on each visit. It's simply the best. The produce is fresh and local and this shines through in the flavour. This time we visited on Wednesday's steak...More

Thank SueWithaView
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well what a gem of a place. From the warm welcoming staff, to wonderfully cooked food from a nice varied menu. A beautiful relaxed atmosphere and one of the best evenings spent with friends. Twas proper Bleddy ansome. Can’t wait to go back

Thank Jon D
Reviewed October 31, 2018

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 October 21, 2018 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 L5869FCmarkh
Reviewed October 18, 2018

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 October 17, 2018

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 October 16, 2018

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

Thank Carolyn D
Reviewed October 15, 2018

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 October 12, 2018 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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$38
Meals
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, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Wednesday
4:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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