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Colours Restaurant

Water Street, St Helens WA10 1PP, England
+44 1744 623155
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Overview
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
British, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Water Street, St Helens WA10 1PP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Had lunch in this very pleasant restaurant within the College Catering Department. The young staff were very efficient ably assisted by "management". The quality of the food was excellent. I had Thai chicken patties with chilli dipping sauce for a starter(£2.90) and for a main...More

Thank CrankyNWEngland
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant. The theme nights and guest chef evenings are particularly good. Friendly staff and students. Excellent value

Thank Christine M
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I wish more people knew about this restaurant, I can't sing their praises enough! Excellent value, top notch food and friendly staff. Myself and family have been visiting for over 10 years now and it has never failed to impress us. Thank you so much!...More

Thank R_Ansell1
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We have been going to this restaurant for a good few years now and as usual the food was excellent, staff very good indeed even though they are in training, waitress had to be shown how to use a corkscrew as previously only encountered screw...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Let the photographs speak for themselves. Served by students who are learning the job. Very reasonably priced and plenty to eat. The restaurant manager oversees everything and makes sure you are fully satisfied. Would highly recommend.

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Absolutely superb service! Antonio is a lovely gentleman and his waiting on staff are very professional. The food is D E L I C I O U S and I can't wait to celebrate there once again at the end of Term 3.

Thank Rachel Helen S
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

I can't believe I have never visited this place before, all I can say is that if you like value for money but enjoy quality this is the place for you. The service is excellent and the food of a very high standard.

Thank Mrs B
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening with friends to celebrate a birthday.. The meals are always fabulous with good choices and service is excellent

Thank carsouth
Reviewed 24 February 2017

the excellent offer of 2 courses for £15 and a bottle of house wine per table was too good to miss. I had pigeon breast on a salad of apple and celeriac, he had the seafood cocktail, I had the Guinea fowl breast and confit...More

Thank benstravels
Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is a restaurant attached and staffed by a catering college. These guys are learning skills and a trade for life this means you are their guinea pig but don't be put off they are expertly directed by the college staff. The food is very...More

Thank Adrian B
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Jackie9022015
is there parking space
28 January 2015|
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Response from Colours R | Property representative |
Hi Jackie. The College car park is free to park on after 4pm on a weekday and all day at the weekend. There are a number of long & short stay car parks in close proximity to the restaurant. Hope this helps.
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Jackie9022015
is there plenty of parking
28 January 2015|
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Response from Colours R | Property representative |
Hi Jackie. The College car park is free to park on after 4pm on a weekday and all day at the weekend. There are a number of long & short stay car parks in close proximity to the restaurant aswell. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 20:00
Thursday
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 20:00
Friday
12:00 - 13:00
18:30 - 20:30
Saturday
18:00 - 21:00
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
  • E-mail
Description
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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