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The Square At Porthleven

7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
+44 1326 573911
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“arancini” (20 reviews)
“black pudding” (9 reviews)
“belly pork” (18 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
7 Fore Street, Porthleven, Helston, England
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11 - 20 of 825 reviews

Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were recommended here by the Owner of the apartment we rented for our holiday, I phoned in the morning and the managed to find us a table for a 2 hour slot if we were eating early. This suited us fine, the food and...More

Thank LynnN1954
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Roast pork, very yummy. Sadly no dogs allowed inside Lovely, friendly staff. Great local gin and ale. Will definitely visit again next year.

Thank Vanessa T
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The view is wonderful, the town is delightful. Although we only had drinks and light snacks here it was just perfect. The staff were friendly and the food was tasty. If you get the chance it is definitely worth a visit.

Thank karl637
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Just as good as previous visit. Stunning evening so enjoyed a drink on the terrace overlooking harbour before dinner. Food great Staff excellent Great value Will be back Book as people turned away just turning up

Thank PeterT53
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This restaurant is very consistent and it is excellent. The food, the wine and the service are very good and it is a pleasure to eat here. I hope to return as soon as possible.

Thank janner37
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We loved the food here with amazing flavours and beautifully presented. The atmosphere was great and the service excellent-despite a really busy evening for the staff we were served promptly. One of our best culinary experiences!

Thank Colleen H
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Have been to Porthleven a few times but our first visit here and judging by the food that is on offer it won't be the last. We both had the crab sandwiches which couldn't have been fresher with pickled fennel and we had a table...More

Thank Tony S
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for a Cornish tea. 2 warm scones with Lovley strawberry jam & pot of cream. Was very nice indeed. Nice cup of tea, friendly service.

Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We were recommended to try this restaurant so decided to give it a go and we were not disappointed the food was lovely with a good selection on the menu. I would recommend the flat iron steak. The restaurant was full so that speaks for...More

Thank Jean A
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

Took my friend here for her birthday. Absolutely superb food. Lovely evening. Would recommend to all my friends & family.

Thank Ruth B
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 48
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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
  • E-mail
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