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SeaDrift Kitchen Cafe

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Seadrift Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9HJ, England
+44 1326 558733
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16:00 - 22:00
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Wed 16:00 - 22:00
Thu - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Porthleven, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

We recently dined at Seadrift again. It was great ! We have not been for a while as we have such choice in Porthleven. Well we were not disappointed. The food and service was excellent. Great fish and friendly attentive service.

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Thank Mary H
Helston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

If in doubt - go to Sea Drift. Always consistently delicious food. The menu really has something for everyone and I am always torn between more than one dish. We have been for family evening celebrations, friends lunches and as a couple for breakfast and it never fails to deliver. We have since moved but if my other half doesn't... More 

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Thank Lauraaaa_87
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

We visited one evening whilst staying in Porthleven. We had visited before for breakfast but wanted to try the dinner menu. We were not disappointed! The food was packed with flavour and could not have been better. Food was cooked to perfection and the atmosphere in the small dining room was warm and enjoyable. A definite recommendation if you are... More 

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Thank Chaferross
Helston, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

I went their for my birthday and had one off the excellent streaks. The range and quality of any sea food meal is excellent as well, in fact Sea Drift is possibly the best restaurant in Porthleven. It can be a bit pricy, but it is top quality and beats any Rick Stein restaurant any day! you will need to... More 

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Porthleven, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

Joan and I were invited to join a Christmas celebration. The company was good but on this occasion the food was not up to Seadrifts usual high standard. However do not let this stop you for finding out for yourself. Everyone has an off day. We will return again in the future.

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Thank porthleven2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2015 via mobile

Visited with friends for a breakfast meal. Good menu, excellent service and delicious food. Will definitely visit again!

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Thank Mark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

Every Time i visit Cornwall I have to visit SeaDrift. Up until this time i have always had the big breakfast which is always filling, reasonably priced and full of flavour. Today (Friday 20th) I decided to have the rump steak. Cooked perfectly and accompanied with delicious fries and amazing onion rings I was suitably impressed. This is not normal... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2015

Last year I thought the Square won best restaurant in Porthleven but this year Seadrift takes back the crown. Brilliant Hake, Haddock and Venison with equally good pricing and friendly service make this the place to go. Go on the fish special night (Thu) and you can't go wrong. Can't wait to come back next year, or earlier! Why can't... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

Due to the fab reviews about this place we tried to book here for an evening meal but they were fully booked so we settled for tea and cake. The lemon drizzle cake was very nice! There is also a lovely little gallery upstairs that we explored before leaving.

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2015

The food and service cannot be faulted, a very small cosy place to eat and very close to the harbour in the town of Porthleven. I have been there three times now with different friends and always the food was great and a very good menu to peruse.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 36
Cuisine
Steakhouse, Seafood, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
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
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, stunning selection of cakes & yummy things!

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