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Pleasant Road | Breageside Quay Mount, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9JS, England
+44 1326 653653
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10:30 - 21:00
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Sun 12:00 - 16:00
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 21:00
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were looking for somewhere in porthleven to have coffee and cake and one our party had been to Amelie's before. We advised the waitress of what we wanted on arrival and we're told they didn't have much cake, but would 'check with chef', but they did the most 'fantastic coffee ever!' We were seated at the rear of the... More 

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Thank Chris M
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Amelies did a wonderful job hosting my daughter's wedding reception. The food was amazing and the staff were fantastic. We all had a great evening and cannot recommend the venue enough. Thank you all so much.

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Thank Jo M
Tamworth, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We visited this restaurant twice in our short stay in Porthleven. Our first visit was so exceptional that we decided to return the following night. Although the latter visit was not as good as the first I would still recommend. The staff (especially on our first night) where very good as was the food and cleanliness.

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Thank Peter H
Lancashire, UK
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Really enjoyed going here, particularly as it was on a spur of the moment. Good food, really well prepared and very friendly service. I would highly recommend Amelies.

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Thank AB999
hertfordshire
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely meal there, service was very good. views to the harbour. Also attended a wedding reception there and it was excellent. Buffet was really good

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Thank blazer37
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On a sunny day there can be no better place to have an alfresco lunch.Fresh fish was excellent.Very good attentive service

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Thank frederick62
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been trying to eat here for three years! Every time I'm in Portleven they are closed or I am too late. Today the planets were aligned and we made it. We had the hot shellfish plank which was perfect, I also sat at a table which meant I could see the rest of the food being prepared to... More 

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Thank Willcrackit
London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely surprise this was. By walking past you do not immediately expect this to be honest. The food is absolutely delicious, we had oysters and grilled prawns. With some skinny fries. Absolutely loved it. Nice touch: they have very nice cocktails, for those lovely Simmer afternoons. Staff is very friendly, but good have been a bit more pro-active... More 

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Thank Marieke v
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good situation on harbouside with views . Friendly welcome . we didn't have to wait too long to order. Good choice of dishes from pizzas to fish or sharing boards. We started with very fresh grilled scallops and Cornish sardines also grilled. We had difficulty choosing main course so had a sharing board of crab cakes, prawns ,thai style mussels... More 

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Thank 559suzannel
Ameliesporthleven, General Manager at Amelies, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Thankyou for your lovely view of our little seafood shack, we are so glad you enjoyed your time with us. Please come back soon! Kind Regards Sam More 

Bristol, UK
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of those places that looks good but when you walk in looks like all the staff are stressed because it's busy. Got the only available table looking into the kitchen but it was good to see the chefs working hard. Roast Sunday lunches still available in the evening. Average quality for around £14. Lovely location and great atmosphere but... More 

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Thank BidBristol_UK
Ameliesporthleven, General Manager at Amelies, responded to this review

Dear Sir/Madam Thankyou for your review of Amelies. I am glad you enjoyed our beautiful setting overlooking Porthleven Harbour. It s great that you enjoyed sitting at our chef's table and watching our chefs work hard, this is one of our tables that is booked often so I am glad you were able to enjoy it. Sunday lunch is one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$58
Cuisine
Pizza, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 16:00
Monday
10:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 21:00
Thursday
10:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 21:00
Saturday
10:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pleasant Road | Breageside Quay Mount, Porthleven, Helston TR13 9JS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Helston  >  Porthleven
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 653653
Description
The freshest ingredients sourced from the best local suppliers. A relaxed, waterside atmosphere where you can sit back and relax. Service that's memorable for all the right reasons. At Amelies, Porthleven and sister company Gourmet Picnics we share the same ethos which runs through everything we do. Come and experience it for yourself. Please note in the winter season we do close on a Monday day and Tuesday day, re-opening Tuesday evening.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?