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The Loft Restaurant

6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
+61 2 6622 0252
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (5 reviews)
“brisket” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Had the Wednesday night special ( Main and dessert for $40) and enjoyed every mouthful. I had the beef and my friend the slow cooked lamb. Both declared delicious. Dessert was tempting and tasty. The atmosphere was good, although it can be noisy. the wait...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cocktails were fantastic! The food was nice but pork main meal was a bit too salty. All other sides tasty and will return to try some other dishes. Wait staff very attentive.

Thank J M
Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

The Loft was fantastic! Great food, great atmosphere, great service. Finally someone who can cook swordfish. The special entre had an amazing gorgonzola sauce. Best steak ever.

Thank cje1509
Kate S, Owner at The Loft Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 1, 2018

Great to hear such positive feedback, we really appreciate it. We're so glad you had such a wonderful experience at The Loft.

Reviewed March 10, 2018

Staff were lovely but we were asked to leave as they had doubled booked our table. Felt like we were force fed so we would leave early. The pork was dry.

Thank Sanddee23
Reviewed January 15, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service ,I would recommend to my friend and family to visit the restaurant.thanks to everyone at the restaurant for a lovely experience

Thank Scott H
Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We went to the loft on a Thursday night in the tired looking city of Lismore. As soon we stepped through the door we walked into a positive atmosphere of energy and the aroma of good food. The place was full and there was no...More

Thank ZippoD
Reviewed December 14, 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness we were utterly spoilt during our two course dinner with fresh home baked bread and handmade butter delicious entree of beef and also balloons prawns, the waitress was attentive and even gifted us extra bread! Our mains of lamb and beef were...More

Thank Katie W
Reviewed December 6, 2017

As a foodie always keen to try out somewhere new, especially in my current "home-town" I'd been trying to get a booking here for a while. Disappointed would be the best way to describe my feelings after coming here. Whilst I understand they are trying...More

1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed December 6, 2017

Loved this place. Such a great find in a back alley of a country town. Terrific, creative, delicious food. The lamb shoulder was divine, cocktails went down well and the dessert was to die for - chocolate fondant. Yummo. The only bad thing was that...More

Thank kameruka40
Reviewed December 5, 2017

Uncomfortable seating . My prawn entree had 3 small prawns in a burnt tasting sauce. When paying for my meal, the waitress handed me a calculator to sort out my bill. Seriously ? Expensive for a small,less than average meal.

Thank Fiona R
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Luke D
June 1, 2017|
Response from Dicktation | Reviewed this property |
Shoot them a message on Facebook. I think they are back up and running after the flood. Trip advisor won't let me post a link but just search the loft Lismore in Facebook.
Ken F
April 5, 2017|
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Response from Wattmusic | Reviewed this property |
On magellan street near the pie cart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lismore
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6622 0252
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