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Garrack Restaurant

Burthallan Lane, St Ives TR26 3AA, England
+44 (0)1736 796199
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Ranked #19 of 122 Restaurants in St Ives
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $64
Cuisines: English
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Full Restaurant at The Garrack Hotel. Elevated Location on the edge of St Ives with private on site car parking. Modern British Cuisine using fresh local ingrediets. Open every evening from 6pm (last orders 9pm). Early Supper menu, Daily changed set menu or A La Carte menu. Open for Sunday Lunch from 12.30pm. AA Rosetted restaurant with a relaxed informal atmoshere.
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mnt199
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We went there for our 15-year anniversary dinner with my husband during the festive break in January. The restaurant has great views of St. Ives and is at unique location. We had three courses a la carte and enjoyed after dinner drinks by the fire. We will return for sure! Thank you for a great evening.

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HERTS, UK
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

It would be unfair to say I wouldn't recommend eating here....The food was good, staff were friendly, the views are lovely and it's very clean. As previous reviews have mentioned - the place is in need of a facelift but it's certainly not a big issue. There was however an issue with the atmosphere....or lack thereof. It is a very... More 

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crewe
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70 reviews 70 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Visited for Sunday lunch as we were staying at Ayr Caravan Park (who apparently now own the Garrack hotel). Nice enough inside, could probably do with a lick of paint but we weren't eating the decor! The staff were very friendly, the food was delicious and plenty of it and the dessert was a surprising delight-cold rice pudding-delicious! No draught... More 

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Hounslow, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I have been to the Garrack for a number of years now, when we come down to St Ives for our annual holidah. The Garrack never fails to empress me. I absolutely love it! The food, service and ambiance are outstanding. Truly one of the best restaurants in St Ives

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9 reviews 9 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Daily special of whole baked Dover sole, almost definitely frozen and mushy flesh with no taste. Would have expected fish to be fresh. Luckily this was not typical of the other restaurants we ate in on the remaining eves of our break.

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Truro, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014 via mobile

Booked for Sunday lunch (3 courses for £16.50!). away from it all venue, superior service and great food. Will definitely be back.

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San Diego, California
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Both dinner and breakfast have great choices from locally sourced food. Really interesting dishes, expertly prepared. Good wine list and cocktails. Friendly service. Nice dining rooms.

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Falmouth, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

Excellent food, restaurant, service and great staff. I will dine there again.The use of the indoor heated swimming pool by the younger members of the group was an added bonus.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

We descide to get away for two days and picked the Garrack to stay at. We had our evening meal in the restaurant and found the food to be fantastic, so good that instead of going out the second evening into St Ives we ate in. Again we were not dissapointed. The breakfasts were of an equally high standard. We... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

If I lived in St Ives I would be eating here regulary. the food was wonderful, cooked to perfection, we relished every mouthfull. Good choice on the menu and prices were very resonable. wine was decent and good for the price, service was excellent and staff friendly. Pity we had to leave the chef behind. The food rated amonst the... More 

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Additional Information about Garrack Restaurant

Address: Burthallan Lane, St Ives TR26 3AA, England
Phone Number: +44 (0)1736 796199
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
Average Prices: USD 21 - 64
Cuisine: English

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