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The Loft Restaurant & Terrace

Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
+44 1736 794204
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“scotch egg” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:00All hours
Seafood, European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
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1 - 10 of 455 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

The Loft is situated in what is known as the artist's quarter of St. Ives. It is just off a main shopping street, and sits above a collection of shops displaying the works of local artists. From the restaurant there is a wonderful view of...More

1  Thank circe64
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited here last night with my friend and our 2 dogs. Sat on the heated terrace which was soo cute and cosy. Drinks were great & the food was insanely good. We had fillet steak which was perfect. Gutted it was our last night as...More

1  Thank Kiya M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the food here so much that we went 3 times. Lovely decor, we sat inside and also in the covered terrace which had lovely views.The staff are really friendly and service was excellent. The food was exceptional. We had the best fillet steak...More

2  Thank Cresseragain
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having walked past The Loft a number of times we decided to pop in for dinner and what a great dinner we had. Sat at a window table and had a great view across to the harbour, and a good menu. The Loft Chowder was...More

2  Thank nickpayne82
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a last minute table on a wet and horrible Thursday evening. The meals were lovely and the service was friendly. We would definitely return!

2  Thank Jodiejg
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious vegan food! Had an amazing Mediterranean platter followed by a tagine. The best meal I have had in a long time, absolutely fantastic food! Family had fish which they also really enjoyed! Absolute gem, highly recommend!

2  Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on last night of holiday. I go to St Ives in September every year to say bye bye to the summer. This is now my favourite restaurant and I will return. Luckily OH agrees. Great space, service, menu and most importantly, fabulous food.

2  Thank Nosage99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped for lunch here today. Lovely restaurant ticked away up a side street. My husband had the mussels and I had cornish chowder. Both meal were very tasty and well worth a try. This restaurant is also dog friendly which was perfect for us....More

2  Thank Tracey P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Down one of the quaint streets lies The Loft. We booked in advance for an evening meal on a Thursday night. We were sat on the sun terrace which is a lovely area which overlooks the back of the town. Although it was still light,...More

3  Thank EmmaC887
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly attentive staff, food cooked and seasoned perfectly. The cost was what I expected to pay for a meal of this standard. Just two things did blot the evening though. Firstly if your ordering fillet steak, which was delicious I have to add, it arrives...More

1  Thank Flapps100 .
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29 July 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
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$34
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
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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
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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