Local Businesses

Porthleven Food Festival has always been a community event, and this year we're going even further to involve and promote local businesses and ideas. Come and see how much Porthleven has to offer all year round!

Featured Local Businesses

You Beauty, Porthleven BusinessesCrafts & TradesLocal Businesses
November 16, 2017

You Beauty

You Beauty believe in empowering women to be the best they can be, in relaxed and friendly surroundings with a supportive team of stylists and beauty therapists. From a new…
Waves Gallery BusinessesGalleriesLocal Businesses
November 18, 2017

Waves Gallery

Mike Lacey has been surfing around Cornwall for eleven years and for the last three years has dedicated much of his time to photographing the power and beauty of the…
Vertical Blue kayak on beach BusinessesCrafts & TradesLocal Businesses
November 18, 2017

Vertical Blue

Based in Porthleven, Vertical Blue specialise in personal adventures exploring the best that Cornwall has to offer. They offer a variety of kayak and paddleboard tours, including lessons, private hire…
Top Chippy BusinessesLocal BusinessesRestaurants
November 18, 2017

Top Chippy

Fish and Chip shop on Fore Street with the black and yellow sign serving a full fish and chip menu including items like fish cakes, nuggets sausages and curry sauce.…
Salt Cellar clothing BusinessesLocal BusinessesShops
November 18, 2017

The Vault and Salt Cellar Clothing

Part of family run clothing business St. Ives Image, The Vault and Salt Cellar clothing are sister shops offering  a range of outdoor and leisure brands including Weird Fish, Lazy…
CafesLocal Businesses
September 1, 2017

The Twisted Currant

Tea room serving breakfast, light lunches, cream teas and cakes. Specialists in gluten free, dairy free and vegan options. https://www.facebook.com/twistedcurranttearoom/ info@twistedcurrant.co.uk
The Square at Porthleven Local BusinessesRestaurants
September 1, 2017

The Square at Porthleven

Located in the heart of Porthleven and overlooking its picturesque harbour, The Square At Porthleven is the best place to sit, relax and enjoy the view. The brasserie-style menu, warm welcome…
Local BusinessesPubs & bars
September 1, 2017

The Ship Inn

The Ship Inn is a 17th century pub overlooking one of the most picturesque harbours in the country; come here in the summer to watch seabirds and fishermen go about their…
Crafts & TradesLocal Businesses
August 31, 2017

The Jewellery Workshop

The Jewellery Workshop offer a range on stunning  jewellery for every taste and pocket, skilfully handmade in house.  Working in silver gold and platinum, the team specialise in commissioned work, repairs, alterations and…
The Hideaway CafesLocal Businesses
September 1, 2017

The Hideaway

Popular cafe situated on Fore Street, the Hideaway offers breakfasts, sandwiches, paninis, cakes, coffees and shakes at an affordable price in a super friendly atmosphere.   https://www.facebook.com/hideawayporthleven/ 01326 564192
Local BusinessesPubs & bars
August 31, 2017

The Harbour Inn

The Harbour Inn is an award winning bed and breakfast and pub where you can enjoy boutique accommodation and comfortable, characterful rooms. Watch the waves whilst you enjoy perfect pub grub…
Four Crows Gallery GalleriesLocal Businesses
September 1, 2017

The Four Crows Gallery

Opened in April 2012 by owner and artist Suzie Williams, Four Crows is a personal eclectic collection of unusual and often quirky arts and crafts from a wide variety of…
Customs House Gallery GalleriesLocal Businesses
August 31, 2017

The Customs House Gallery

The Customs House Gallery is housed in a building that has stood proudly on Porthleven’s harbourside since being built by William Edgecumbe Cudlipp in 1840. Since its launch in 1995, the Customs House…
The Corner Deli BusinessesCafesLocal Businesses
November 16, 2017

The Corner Deli

Having taken on the business in September 2017 Kerry and Stuart Coleman decided to revert the name of the business from No.12 back to the original Corner Deli as it…
Local BusinessesPubs & bars
November 20, 2017

The Atlantic Inn

The Atlantic Inn is a local family run pub set in a beautiful location overlooking the sea. On a clear day the terrace has uninterrupted views from The Lizard to…
Stargazey Local BusinessesShops
September 1, 2017


Stargazey is located in the stunning Cornish harbour village of Porthleven. We are just up the high street a little way from the hustle and bustle of the harbour -…
Local BusinessesRestaurants
September 1, 2017


Seadrift is a stylish contemporary Kitchen - Cafe that puts local food at the heart of the offer. Chef Chris Brooks produces the dishes on the menu using the freshest…
Salt Cellar Workshops, Porthleven BusinessesGalleriesLocal Businesses
November 18, 2017

Salt Cellar Artist Workshops

The Salt Cellar buildings have overlooked the harbour of Porthleven for close to two hundred years. They were constructed in 1816 as a salt warehouse serving the local fishing community.…
Local BusinessesRestaurants
September 1, 2017

Rick Stein Porthleven

With fantastic harbour views, Rick Stein's restaurant in Porthleven uses local and seasonal produce to create dishes inspired by Rick’s travels around the world such as Goan cod curry, salt…
BusinessesFeatured BusinessLocal Businesses
September 1, 2017

Quayside Fish

Quayside fish is an award winning fishmongers situated in Porthleven – a small historic, Cornish fishing village. Weather permitting, fish and shellfish are landed directly to us from small inshore…
Porthleven Supermarket BusinessesLocal BusinessesShops
November 18, 2017

Porthleven Supermarket

Porthleven Supermarket has been serving Porthleven and its neighbourhood since 1992. This family owned store, trades as a member of the Costcutter group, which enables them to offer branded goods…
Porthleven Post Office BusinessesLocal BusinessesShops
November 18, 2017

Porthleven Post Office

Open seven days a week from 6am to 10pm, the Post Office at the top of Fore Street has a counter and also a convenience store selling newsagents goods, tobacco,…
Featured BusinessLocal Businesses
March 1, 2018

Porthleven Holiday Cottages

Porthleven Holiday Cottages have spent 15 years hand selecting the best holiday cottages in Porthleven for their portfolio. They offer homely stays in and around the port they love and…
Porthleven Fish and Chips BusinessesLocal BusinessesRestaurants
November 20, 2017

Porthleven Fish and Chips

Ben Leech has opened up Porthleven Fish and Chips, after taking over the former Roland’s Happy Plaice. The 20-year-old learned his trade frying alongside his brother Jonny in Garstang, Lancashire…

Festival News

Jane and Jude Kereama

Remembering Jane

Just after Porthleven Food Festival last year we lost our beloved friend and longest-serving committee…
PFF Lockdown

Porthleven Food Festival presents: #PFFlockdown

Porthleven Food Festival is inviting you all to try a tiny taste of our Festival…
Jude Kereama and Antony Worrall Thompson will appear at the 2020 Porthleven Food Festival

Recipes to try at home

Looking for at-home cooking inspiration? Check out these recipes from our patron Antony Worrall Thompson…
Event cancellation – FAQs
2020 Event Cancelled
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2017 Map

We’re busy working on 2018 – Keep a look out for more details very soon.