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The Square At Porthleven

7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
+44 1326 573911
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“arancini” (20 reviews)
“black pudding” (11 reviews)
“belly pork” (20 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We stayed in Porthleven over the summer to meet up with family and they booked us a table at the Square. Well we can honestly say that the food was outstanding. I couldn’t pinpoint a style or region of cooking, just high end British cuisine....More

Thank CeliaB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recently moved (12 months ) to Porthleven I have been a regular here and thought I time to put some thoughts down.. We walked out Friday evening to take in the vibrant sounds of people on the harbour.. a little bit peckish we walked past...More

Thank TACRIS187
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in here for a lovely lunch one busy Tuesday I'm the summer holidays. The food was good quality and at a good price. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Only downside, if the doors are open and it's windy the restaurant can be a...More

Thank PuddingElephant
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yes ok so it’s August and I know everyone is under pressure but... our starter of tempura was very over cooked and I fact burnt, 2 prawns and some over cooked pork medallions that shattered when you tried to eat them. My main, Locally caught...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Go here for a takeaway ice cream! They have the best flavours & they change them frequently. We had strawberry & basil, elderflower, a really dark chocolate & my favourite mocha & chocolate with huge pieces of dark chocolate... delicious! I will be back!

Thank Suzy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely Sunday lunch. The fixed price menu is very reasonably priced for the quality of the food. A real find and recommended to everyone.

Thank Reedhook
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our recent stay in Porthleven we visited this establishment a number of times for breakfast, lunch and snacks. We found all to be delicious. All requests were met with a can do attitude and a smile. The staff are friendly helpful and good. The...More

Thank Shaugho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say, this is a fab place to eat for all. The food was amazing really tasty and in a class of its own. I have a family and the children were catered for really well they had fab bag of colouring...More

Thank Sarah74Jane
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant tries so hard to be a fancy cuisine establishment but I’m afraid it is lacking in panache! The intererior is pleasing and the staff are friendly and efficient but the ice cream is the only thing on the menu that excited me. The...More

1  Thank twohens
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent lunch served by friendly young staff. Obliging, even though we were very late ordering. Excellent food and drink. tables at the front where you can watch the worls walk by.

Thank Graham B
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Rachael G
August 24, 2017|
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Response from kerr_edinburgh | Reviewed this property |
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katie t
November 8, 2015|
Response from tegenpresious |
Good evening, We are closed on Christmas Day and Boxing day. Apart from that we are open everyday for Lunch 12-2pm and Dinner 6-9pm. There is a special set menu for New Years Eve and on New Year Day I believe we are only... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Porthleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 573911
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