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Old Sail Loft Restaurant

Quay Street, Looe PL13 1AP, England
+44 1503 262131
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Quay Street, Looe PL13 1AP, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

Today we visited the Old Sail Loft for lunch which was a lovely tasty seafood platter with dark rye bread and butter. All the seafood was locally sourced and so fresh and tasty. Two of us shared this platter but we couldn’t eat all of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank o1776
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food is very good sensibly priced , staff are a bit slow so be prepared to wait BUT it’s well worth the wait . Very quercky suroundings great atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Suzanne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The atmosphere was great and the staff attentive and professional. We have eaten in Looe many times before but this place has shot to the top of the list!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ivanthegael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely food, service was friendly and efficient. A simple fish and chips by the sea in a place that has a nice atmosphere is just want you want

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Albertini1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited because of the reviews. Although overall pleased, one dish out of four was disappointing. The John Dory, one of the priciest meals on the menu, was very dry and overcooked and the crushed potato side was bland and unseasoned. The decor looks tired and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank David K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely dining experience. Food was delicious! I would highly recommend the Old Sail Loft Restaurant

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sonja E
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This restaurant has an excellent reputation and we were not disappointed. The Seafood Platter is to die for and is ample on its own - no starter required but if a little room left afterwards then the sweets are also outstanding. Highly recommended and we...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 75Rkc
Reviewed December 4, 2018

4 of us visited again last Saturday evening, as usual the service and most of the food was faultless, we love this place and will return again next year, I had the pork belly, wow, incredible! We went for the set menu, and left absolutely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Richard J
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

We came across the restaurant by accident by wondering off down one of Looe’s little alleyway although I do think there was a sign to point you in that direction. The food was very good and in a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Perfect!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Jill T
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Passed this restaurant many times on various trips to Looe but always busy and fully booked. This time when we visited Looe for the weekend I pre booked a table. My partner and I were not disappointed at all, the food was excellent, as was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank laura b
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September 18, 2018|
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Response from OMGRUHAVINALAUGH | Reviewed this property |
Yes probably be quite loud if it’s on the premises and during the festival it would be okay
Emma L
April 13, 2018|
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Response from Andrew P | Reviewed this property |
Not extensive as I recall
August 16, 2017|
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Response from Retsyo | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but cannot remember if there was lobster on th menu. I had the seafood platter which had a fresh crab - I believe the cost was somewhere around £38 for th dish.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$69 - US$69
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quay Street, Looe PL13 1AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Looe
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 262131
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