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Colours Restaurant

Water Street, St Helens WA10 1PP, England
+44 1744 623155
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb” (8 reviews)
“local college” (5 reviews)
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Water Street, St Helens WA10 1PP, England
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Reviewed yesterday

The food is fantastic and well presented. The cost is low and the service is very good also. I would recommend people to try this, you will not be disappointed with the food.

Thank graham b
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is my first visit to the restaurant and it will definitely not be my last! I took my mother there for a birthday dinner recently and was overwhelmed by the quality of food especially for the amazing price. The restaurant manager Antonio was impeccable,...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Service provided by the college team is excellent as is the food. Let down by the lack of intimacy in terms of the room itself which feels more like an upmarket staff canteen. Would certainly visit again though purely for the quality of the meal

Thank Roy L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Recently dined at Colours for both a large work party in the evening and family lunch. On both occasions the food was delicious and beautifully presented. Portions were generous and service attentive and friendly without being intrusive. Students working and training here do a fantastic...More

Thank Philippa S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a joint 50th and 60th birthday meal here last night and it was fabulous. From our first enquiry right through to leaving last night nothing was too much trouble. There were 30 adults and 4 children and everything ran like clockwork, much better than...More

Thank Santom11
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

This is the second time I have visited this year and yet again the standard of food and service was excellent. I would recommend this restaurant if you not been put on your list to visit love it and can not wait to return .

1  Thank Pup2018
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Yet another great evening at Colours, the local college’s hospitality training restaurant has become our ‘go to’ restaurant for our regular girly catch ups, having tried most of the decent restaurants and ‘gastropubs’ across St Helens, Colours is by far the best, whether for couples,...More

1  Thank veiga2001
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Well cooked food with very reasonable prices. I have paid three times as much for a lesser quality meal. Service is spot on and the ambience just right. Probably the best place to eat in St Helens and whilst not a great deal of competition...More

Thank Stuart T
Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Can not recommend this restaurant enough excellent quality of food and exceptional service. Antonio and his staff so accommodating with menu choices and food was amazing .

Thank Pup2018
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant itself is modern in design, yet warm and welcoming. The menu has plenty of choice, with imaginative variations on culinary classics. We chose from a set lunch menu and we all thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The staff,some of whom were students learning their...More

1  Thank LancashireTaurean
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April 13, 2018|
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Response from Colours R | Property representative |
Hi. What date are you thinking about booking? If you call us on 01744 623155 we can help get you sorted. Alternatively you can book your table through our website - sthelens.ac.uk/colours We hope this helps.
February 27, 2018|
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Response from Diane D | Reviewed this property |
Hi yes it does
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Colours R | Property representative |
Hi. Yes we have vegetarian options available at the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Water Street, St Helens WA10 1PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  St Helens
  • Phone Number: +44 1744 623155
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Colours Restaurant is an innovative fine dining restaurant. It is St Helens College's fully operational, training restaurant staffed by catering and hospitality students who are overseen by some of the industry's top chefs. It provides education, training and work experience for those wanting a career in the Catering and Hospitality industry. Open to the general public, the restaurant allows the opportunity for students to develop their culinary and service skills through hands-on work experience. The restaurant offers customers the chance to sample a variety of contemporary dining styles from some of the region's most promising young chefs. With a menu that regularly changes, the restaurant uses top-quality, locally sourced fresh ingredients. Parking is available on St Helens College car park for free after 4pm on a weekday and all day over the weekend. There are also a number of long and short stay car parks in close vicinity of the restaurant.
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