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The Hidden Hut

Porthcurnick Beach, Portscatho TR2 5EW, England
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (66 reviews)
“cakes” (90 reviews)
“focaccia” (32 reviews)
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Cafe, British, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Porthcurnick Beach, Portscatho TR2 5EW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Last Saturday lunchtime, on one of the hottest days this year and after business in St Mawes. Lunch is a (not wide) range of freshly cooked box-lunch type food. Pasty was very good, as was the hummus and flatbread. Others around were eating dhall soup...More

Thank Lundydog
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great setting overlooking the lovely intimate beach of Porthcurnick. Food and different choices available A1!

Thank Fiona M
Reviewed 5 days ago

Well located on a small beach near St Mawes - went there on an Easter trip with family. We had coffees, icecreams and lunches there on two consecutive days. All good quality, slightly on the expensive side, but you pay a premium for the location...More

Thank myonions
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here last week on a walk. Easy path from the car park but has step access but once you arrive you have fantastic views across the sea. Menu changes according to what is in season but i think that the cornish pasty which I...More

Thank LondonNefertiti
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious food, fantastic views. Well worth a visit to this little hidden gem and a short stroll from the carpark... We will be visiting again, and again..

Thank Dawn F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good range of food at lunchtime from 12 to 3pm. We had Roasted Cornish ham salad, Chickpea and coconut dhall and Pea and Mint soup, finished off with chocolate brownie, rocky road and an orange and lemon shortbread. Lots of other cakes, pasties, and of...More

Thank Remembrance
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were staying at St Maws and heard about this beach cafe with a difference. A hot day spent sunning on the lovely sandy beach at Portscatho and then a break for lunch at The Hidden Hut which is immediately behind the beach - but...More

Thank spindlepig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tucked away at the back of the beach, this little restaurant/cafe was outstanding. Gourmet food - not simple sarnies - but absolutely charming. Pleasant surprise.

Thank David_Sara85
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here having failed to get a table for the evening special meal due to its popularity. Spectacular setting overlooking the beach . Great food and atmosphere this is a special place.

Thank Peeljo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited here while on holiday after a friends’ recommendation. An amazing place for lunch. Very friendly service and the food is amazing! Can’t recommend this place enough x

Thank kirstythomson64
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Sharman D
26 March 2017|
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Response from boggarthill | Reviewed this property |
We also took our older dog and parked at the bottom of road and walked across the beach which would be better than walking from car park just before portscatho.
Sharman D
26 March 2017|
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Response from mill2005 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you can park on the top road car park and walk down through a field (a signed public footpath) to the Hidden Hut.
8 August 2016|
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Response from theswirly | Reviewed this property |
I've just had a look on Google Maps and a ferry to Place Creek, followed by the walk along the South West Coast Path (via the tip of St Anthony Head) is apparently 7.1 miles or 2 hours, 20 minutes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Porthcurnick Beach, Portscatho TR2 5EW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Truro District  >  Roseland Peninsula  >  Portscatho
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