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The Hidden Hut

Porthcurnick Beach | Tr2 5ew, Portscatho, England
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (66 reviews)
“soup” (58 reviews)
“cakes” (76 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Porthcurnick Beach | Tr2 5ew, Portscatho, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were taken to the Hidden Hut by my parents (who live in Cornwall and regularly rave about this place), and although we didn't quite know what to expect - we were not dissapointed! We trekked down to the quaint little cafe through the muddy...More

Thank RossyCains
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the trip down especially after reading such great reviews and seeing stunning piccies- such a beautiful spot, had a blustery walk followed by a delicious lunch of soups and chai latte, served by such a friendly team - magical New Year’s eve with a...More

Thank Mamaelf7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, yes slightly expensive but plenty of it. We had soup after a walk with the dogs and it was a beautiful spot to find and relax.

Thank Lydia H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A local phenomenon is the Hidden Hut. On Boxing Day when the rain was sheeting down loyal customers were greeted and given shelter and food and drink in the Hut. The food on offer was as good as ever - delicious pasties and sausage rolls...More

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

This hidden treasure is a must see if in cornwall, the food is fantastic and the views are beautiful.

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Love the location,food was very tasty but very expensive for what it is,on a good summers day it it's almost perfect.

Thank nicknostrils
Reviewed 29 October 2017

A friend recently admitted to trying (and failing) to find The Secret Shack. He searched and searched the web ... and pulled his hair out and eventually found a contact number for the establishment .. and soon realised his mistake. The Hidden Hut is not...More

Thank scotttwin
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We were looking forward to a coffee and pastries at this chic and cosy looking outdoor cafe, in a superb location overlooking the beach. What a lovely venue! But the shame about many businesses is that they don't try too hard when they're located in...More

3  Thank Terry70
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Visited mid-week out of season with my Wife. What a fantastic little spot. Highly recommend if you want a brew or light bite during a walk on the coastal path or if you're on the beach with kids and/or dogs. Awesome views of the sea...More

Thank Annie25th
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Visited for the crab feast night after managing to secure a couple of tickets. Excellent is the only way to describe. An outdoor posh picnic, you bring your own wine and plates and they were cooking over 100 crabs on the fire and served them...More

Thank JaxGallaghan
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Questions & Answers
Sharman D
26 March 2017|
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Response from boggarthill | Reviewed this property |
We also took our older dog and parked at the bottom of road and walked across the beach which would be better than walking from car park just before portscatho.
Sharman D
26 March 2017|
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Response from mill2005 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can park on the top road car park and walk down through a field (a signed public footpath) to the Hidden Hut.
8 August 2016|
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Response from theswirly | Reviewed this property |
I've just had a look on Google Maps and a ferry to Place Creek, followed by the walk along the South West Coast Path (via the tip of St Anthony Head) is apparently 7.1 miles or 2 hours, 20 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porthcurnick Beach | Tr2 5ew, Portscatho, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  Portscatho
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