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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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“tagliatelle” (19 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll 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 days ago via mobile

Want to keep it quiet, but everyone needs to know how good it is! Fabulous menu and even greater specials, I hope the chef knows how good he is as he always appears totally chilled and laid back (which is great) ! Staff lovely and...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Six of us wanted a get together so it was decided we'd try the Seadrift, we picked Wednesday as it was steak night, I started with the chowder which was fantastic followed by the steak, this was good but most of the others had various...More

Thank 287DRC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious, varied menu, very informal restaurant but efficient service. Small seating area, you need to book to get a table. Children and dogs welcome.

Thank pinkduck
Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst walking around Porthleven we stopped to look at the menu outside the SeaDrift Kitchen Cafe. A waitress appeared at our side and asked if we would like lunch. We were a little taken aback but agreed to give it a try. We went inside,...More

Thank buzzmanjohn
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended Seadrift by local jewellers, and we were not disappointed Outstanding 2 course lunch great service huge choice complimentary homemade bread and constant flow of water. Every dish was perfect Will definitely be back.

Thank Fiona_WCornwall
Reviewed 1 week ago

We frequeuntly eat out in Portleven and their are a number of very good restaurants. However, Seadrift is our favourite and judging by the difficulty of getting a reservation it's the same for many others. Whether you have the locally sourced fish or meat the...More

Thank Ian H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yet again we have had a fantastic dining experience at this establishment. The food is just plain excellent - the owner/chef just knows how to get the correct flavour combinations to delight your pallet. We dine here whenever we are in Porthleven and feel it...More

Thank EdmontonPearl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the sea-drift and try and pay a visit each time we come to Porthleven! The staff are friendly and the steaks are amazing! It’s nice that dogs are welcome too!

Thank Dinger74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I ate at Sea Drift for the first time last week and we were not disappointed. The place is very tastefully decorated and the staff were very attentive. And then the food... Being a Coeliac (gluten free), I’ve eaten my fair share...More

Thank Simon388
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a local we stumbled across this little gem and will go back again. Decided to pop in for a breakfast which was excellent with good quality ingredients and immaculately clean. It is just off the main harbour area but is well worth a visit.

Thank christopher g
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Response from Hilary T | Reviewed this property |
No idea only been in the summer
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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 .
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$40
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
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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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