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The Loft Restaurant & Terrace

Norway Lane, St Ives tr26 1lz, England
01736794204
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Ranked #31 of 122 Restaurants in St Ives
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $32
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: English
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night, Dessert
Description: modern-British cuisine using all local ingredients were possible,everything on the menu is handmade and delicious!
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  • English first
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English first
Helston, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014 NEW

Where to start! A group of Four of us went to The Loft for dinner and boy they didn't disappoint. To start I couldn't resist going for the Truffle Tortellini with chestnuts and Cornish Yarg cheese. In my opinion truffle with anything is always a must have on a menu, and this was no exception. Next up I went for... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Eight of us booked for dinner on a Saturday evening at The Loft - we had hoped to arrive for 8.30pm but were asked if we could come earlier, at 8pm. We enter The Loft to find one other couple dining, and were shown to a pleasant long table at the end of the attractively-lit restaurant . We chose from... More 

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Newlyn, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014 via mobile

Spacious and contemporary with views out to sea. The Loft has a delicious menu with daily specials including a wonderful mackerel scotch egg - yum! Off season it is very quiet on Saturday lunchtimes owning to it being change over day but I can imagine it being quite a lively evening venue. Would be able to accommodate large groups without... More 

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Chester
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13 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

Visited the loft with some friends following a recommendation andvcwere most impressed. The welcome and attention were as good as one can expect from Caroline ( the owner) and staff. We had an amazing Chateau Briand and as a result shared a star and dessert. The meat was exquisitely prepared and amazingly tasty with the price very reasonable for what... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

But we were very pleasantly surprised. The food was fresh,tasty, nutritious and well presented. We were the last customers for lunch but were not rushed at all. Prices were reasonable.

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Cheshire
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5 reviews 5 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We visited The Loft last night with our two friends after excellent recommendations hoping the place would live up to them. We weren't disappointed! As soon as we arrived Caroline, one of the owners, made us feel really welcome. We were offered a choice of table inside or on the twinkling,covered terrace. We chose the latter hoping to encourage summer... More 

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Wokingham, England
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Lovely setting, lots of candles and subtle decoration. Tables thoughtfully arranged to get the best out of the view. We both had the 2 course set meal - very reasonable price. We chose the lamb tagine - bursting with flavour and really delicious. And then of course - the cinnamon doughnuts with raspberry curd! So light and tasty, we decided... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Great food, charming and efficient service (we didn't mind the Flip Flops), we were early, hence relaxed atmosphere. Decent music and ypu don't need to shout across the table.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We had an excellent meal here. The restaurant has very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Well worth a visit and we will definitely be coming back.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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61 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

First visit to St Ives as parking is always an issue but we used the Park & Ride so this time we managed to get down to the front! The loft is just up a side street & is easily missed - we spotted it & ascended the stairs. Staff are very friendly & there is a choice of inside... More 

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Additional Information about The Loft Restaurant & Terrace

Address: Norway Lane, St Ives tr26 1lz, England
Phone Number: 01736794204
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 11:45 pm
Average Prices: USD 17 - 32
Cuisine: English

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