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Smugglers Cott

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Smugglers Cottage Middle Market Street, Looe PL13 1AY, England
+44 1503 262397
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We walked in with no booking and the lovely, friendly staff took us straight to a table even though they were already busy. The menu was great. We shared a nachos starter - best we have ever had. I had the "Posh Beef & Reef" from specials menu. Wow. Just wow! Wife had the salmon & was also extremely happy... More 

Thank Andrew B
Bristol, England, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had dinner here one night, very good menu choice. Portion sizes were very good served with half chip and half new potatoes and veg which was very nicely cooked. Lots of choice especially if you like fish and a few items on specials board. Quite expensive but well worth the money. Would recommend booking if coming during busy period

Thank Julie H
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a excellent meal here in the smugglers cott restaurant and it had a good selection of food and the staff was excellent we will be going back here again.

Thank ianharris
Todmorden, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We don't usually eat out expensively, but felt we got our money's worth here. My wife's a sucker for mackthe sea bream and the coalfish steamed in a paper bag. Veg was plentiful. Couple of glasses of very palatable rose. For me, what made it most memorable was their willingness to give me a piece of camembert instead of a... More 

Thank Happytoddy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here one night and it was fabulous. The portions were very generous, the food was marvellous as were the wine and wait staff. I had salmon here and it came with loads of vegetables and potatoes. The starters were also very lovely. I don't know if I could have asked for a better meal! I will be... More 

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were recommended to dine here and it was excellent. Food was first class, very good quality and well presented. Service was attentive and pleasant. Surroundings are interestingly - we were seated downstairs next to some ship's tackle and rope !! You do need to book thou, as the place seems very popular.

Thank bluealpinedriver
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Booked a table sat eve for Sunday whilst on holiday . Carvery was 9.50. Service was excellent, got quite busy but their were a few different serving times which was spot on. Food was of a high standard a portion sizes for adults and kids was just right. The staff gave excellent customer service and could not do enough to... More 

Thank Hellsbells305
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely cosy atmosphere, great service and excellent food. Tucked away down one of the tiny streets. Particularly enjoyed the chunky fish soup.

Thank Jan B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We found this place by chance up a dark alley one night and it was full (always a good sign) we returned after 15 minutes and managed to get a table in the celler. Very atmospheric with great friendly service. The food was excellent all round and not too expensive. We went again the next evening and enjoyed it again.

Thank gavin123
Bath, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

From the outside looks an amazing quaint and very old interesting building and inside didn't disappoint. The building is lovely. The welcome to the restaurant is nice and friendly so is the service. The food however was a disappointment. The vegetables were dry with no flavour. The scallops although nicely cooked for tenderness they had no taste you get chips... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smugglers Cottage Middle Market Street, Looe PL13 1AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Looe
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 262397

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?