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The Loft Restaurant & Terrace

Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
+44 1736 794204
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (53 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (9 reviews)
“chowder” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
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1 - 10 of 564 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was very local to our rented flat on Porthmeor beach. Were going to head to the harbour area for Sunday lunch, but decided to drop in to The Loft as it was raining. Can only say good things about the experience. Had a...More

Thank 614eds
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went there on Tuesday and enjoyed the atmosphere, service and particularly the food. There wasn't really anything to complain about and would receommend the slow cooked belly pork but would suggest to anyone trying this to add a side of root vegetables as an additional...More

1  Thank Nick R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely, cosy restaurant with perfect soft lighting and lovely views across the harbour. The menu was varied and everything we had was cooked perfectly. Would highly recommend. Definitely book a table in advance as it does get busy!

1  Thank Lucy B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked for a romantic meal for 2. The staff whilst warm to us on arriving were overheard being rather rude to some waiting customers who hadnt booked. The food was really tasty and presented well. The waitress we had was then rather sarcastic and...More

3  Thank Karen f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with family. Service was good, food was delicious, cocktails were yummy and they welcomed our 4 legged furry doggo with open arms. Will be back.

1  Thank jesseknight1969
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the restaurant this week a hidden gem just behind the sloop inn. Fantastic menu especially if you like seafood. Well presented and tasted delicious and very reasonably priced. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank karensJ4631CG
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Visited here twice for a meal in the evening with family and our dog. Dogs welcome on the covered terrace which is very robust, warm and comfortable even in the midst of Storm Callum. Excellent food served by friendly staff who couldn’t have been more...More

1  Thank Mark T
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

Nestled just off the main harbour front in amongst local talent and craft stalls. The Loft is a gem of a find. Like being invited into someone's home, Softly lit and beautifully decorated it has a magical and whimsical feel. We could see why mant...More

1  Thank Lauren B
Reviewed October 5, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our duck and chowder dishes, friendly and attentive service plus a nice atmosphere in the loft terrace. Polished but not posh, perfect 😀

1  Thank RSTEELE1
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great menu choice, beautiful home cooked food ,would recommend the seafood chowder,also the home made scotch egg as a first course was very tasty

1  Thank julievallis2018
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juwils
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Libbiii |
Yes, dogs are allowed on the undercover terrace
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juwils
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Anne S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we were allowed to take out dog in providing we sat on the covered terrace area, which is weather protected and warmed with heaters.
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Webbo87
July 28, 2017|
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Response from xoxoxoxoxoxc | Property representative |
Yes it is, there is a children's menu with - burger and chips, fish and chips and macaroni cheese with garlic bread
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$32
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Monday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
  • Phone Number: +44 1736 794204
  • E-mail
Description
We are situated in the artists quarter of the picturesque town of St Ives. Our menu uses the best local ingredients we can and cooking simply with passion. We have 40 cover sun terrace which overlooks the bay and we allow Dogs in this part of the restaurant, service is always with a smile.
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