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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, PorthlevenBusinessesCrafts & 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 GalleryBusinessesGalleriesLocal 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 beachBusinessesCrafts & 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…
Salt Cellar clothingBusinessesLocal 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 PorthlevenLocal 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…
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 GalleryGalleriesLocal 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 GalleryGalleriesLocal 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 DeliBusinessesCafesLocal 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…
StargazeyLocal 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, PorthlevenBusinessesGalleriesLocal 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.…
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 SupermarketBusinessesLocal 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…
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 ChipsBusinessesLocal 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…
Porthleven Barber ShopBusinessesCrafts & TradesLocal Businesses
November 16, 2017

Porthleven Barber

Gents hairdressing and shaves. Cash only, No appointments, just walk in and get dealt with... no fuss. Open 5 days a week - Tuesday to Saturday (unless the surf’s firing…)…
Pisky CoveBusinessesLocal BusinessesShops
November 18, 2017

Pisky Cove

A hidden delight stocking a gorgeous array of yarns and handmade gifts and clothing. https://www.piskycoveporthleven.co.uk/ 07843375008  
Out of the Blue, PorthlevenLocal BusinessesPubs & bars
November 16, 2017

Out of the Blue

Free house that's the sister of Helston’s Blue Anchor and serves Spingo ales, brewed for centuries using traditional recipe. There’s lots of space inside and out and a camping and…
Featured TradersLocal BusinessesTraders
February 23, 2017

Origin Coffee Roasters

Blending science and senses, ritual and experimentation. Obsessing over every detail. Roasting lightly. Respecting the beans – and the individuals who savour speciality coffee. www.origincoffee.co.uk

Festival News


2023 Festival dates announced

The award-winning Porthleven Food Festival announces that the annual three-day celebration is to return for…

The Pontoon Experience from the Mussel Shoal

Friday 22/04/22 - Viet-cajun seafood boil 🦞 Depart slipway @ 7.30pm £75 per head For those that don’t know…
2022 Festival programme

2022 Festival Programme available to download

The full  2022 Porthleven Food Festival programme is now available to download as a pdf…
Michael Caines
Special guest chef: Michael Caines MBE
The Atlantic Inn
Around Porthleven
Family fun and our new venue the Ann’s Pasty Lounge

2017 Map

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