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The Loft Restaurant & Terrace

Norway Lane, St Ives TR26 1LZ, England
+44 1736 794204
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (49 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (8 reviews)
“chowder” (22 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM 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 481 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great playlist, beautiful decor, friendly service - really liked the feel of the place. Husband is notoriously fussy about his roasts so was worried but needn’t hVe been - meat plentiful and nicely cooked, delicious and plentiful roast potatoes, huge Yorkshire pudding, wide selection of...More

1  Thank lizziebean86
Reviewed 6 days ago

A must visit in St Ives. We went three times in one week this year and twice last year! The food and staff are wonderful and its in a great location. Highly recommend the fish chowder and the prawn cocktail!

1  Thank munkat
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this restaurant. Food was lovely and staff very nice. They even supplied water for the dog.

1  Thank helenwhitelock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been coming to st ives for several years and only just found this restaurant. The atmosphere was very warm and relaxed, food amazing and service great. Will go back to keep trying fresh Cornish food.

2  Thank Tich88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely evening spent with my family here...excellent food, drink and atmosphere. We really enjoyed our time here, thank you very much! Lovely service too.

1  Thank Dale S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place left a bad taste in the mouth both figuratively and literally. Ordered the duck spring roll starter which was an oversized luke warm mass of under seasoned fatty duck the side salad and sauce wasn't too bad however. We both ordered the Serloin...More

Thank Haggis-888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dropped by on Sunday and were pleased they had room for us. The menu looked appetising but we both opted for their Sunday roast and we weren’t disappointed. The beef was very tender, the cauliflower cheese very creamy and the red cabbage was very...More

Thank SparklyAng
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Treated ourselves to lunch at the Loft with friends. Exactly what we wanted. Tasty, generous and more-ish. Young staff friendly and polite. Pleasant ambience, lovely decor. Not our first time and won’t be our last. Thank you, All!

Thank mou5e
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We booked The Loft in advance of a special family Birthday Celebration and I must say we loved our evening here; we were looked after so well by the attentive team from start to finish. Nothing was too much trouble and the team are genuinely...More

2  Thank HotelJunkie21
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

We had lunch on Saturday, it was delicious and good value. Fish & chips was huge but very nice as was the burger. Can’t wait to go back and try their evening menu.

1  Thank anon1974
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8 March 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.
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$20 - US$35
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, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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