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The Lookout

6 Arwenack Street | Opposite Falmouth Parish Church, Falmouth TR11 3HZ, England
+44 1326 218318
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (89 reviews)
“tapas” (79 reviews)
“crab bruschetta” (11 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, British, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
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LOCATION
6 Arwenack Street | Opposite Falmouth Parish Church, Falmouth TR11 3HZ, England
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1 - 10 of 398 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had fed rather well during our long weekend to Falmouth and didn’t really want a Sunday roast on our last full day. We glanced at the menu of The Lookout and were lucky to find a little table for two up the half stairs....More

Thank 735isabelc
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your lunch with us on Sunday. Look forward to seeing you for Tapas on your next visit to us. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We called up and booked for a Friday night, would recommend and it was busy, fab selection of tapas, our favourites being halloumi and the steak, I wouldn’t recommend the chicken as we found it on the dry side, staff all friendly and food was...More

Thank emrich93
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your Tapas with us. Sorry to hear you thought the chicken was dry, not sure which chicken dish this was, apologies. Look forward to seeing you again. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were fortunate enough to get a table by a window overlooking the harbour, Superb view whilst thoroughly enjoying fantastic food. There was a great selection of Tapas, which was served by friendly staff. The atmosphere was excellent and we will surely return to this...More

Thank Tim B
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the review Tim, Great to hear you enjoyed the view, food , staff and atmosphere. Hope to see you again soon. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Dines here on a November Tuesday evening with my husband and daughter. The small restaurant was practically empty which was not a good sign but we decided to take a chance. It was a good decision! We ordered moules frites plus six tapas dishes and...More

Thank destin45ues
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you enjoyed your food with us last night. It was a rather wet and quiet day yesterday ! Thanks for reviewing us and hope to see you again . Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Literally stumbled across this. It’s an unimposing entrance but amazing inside. Fabulous views over the harbour and the food is superb, the bubble and squeak is to die for. I have a soft spot for milkshakes and these were superb. Reasonably priced and terrific food....More

Thank rooahmac69
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks Andrew for the review, the Bubble and Squeak cake is a favourite. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My and my boyfriend love it here, we are both so picky with preferences and intolerances but they always smash it for us. Lucky for us we live up the road and is always our go to lunch place. Staff are always great and seem...More

Thank Aimee G
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Aimee, great that you enjoyed your lunch again and the staff were good, means a lot. Thank you. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You could easily miss this place but we stopped here for breakfast with my family and it was lovely. The courtyard garden is beautiful, looking out to sea. Breakfast was tasty and a good selection to chose from!

Thank 687hannahv
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review Hannah, hope to see you again for lunch or dinner. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always stop in when visiting Falmouth and always get a hearty meal - great sandwiches and fries and an amazing carrot and sweet potato soup on this occasion too. Teens happy with their orders of burgers and whitebait too. Attentive and genuinely caring people running...More

Thank Flyer299598
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the fantastic review, brilliant to hear you enjoyed another visit. Thank you. Best regards Mike.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just passing and went in for lunch, terrible bubble and squeak tastles and looked like it was made with frozen vegetables? The poached egg was excellent but the bacon was poor quality, tasteless and overcooked. My wife had watery scrambled eggs on soggy toast. When...More

Thank Shihan H
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Shihan, sorry to read that you did not like your food with us, just hoped you could have told us at the time as we could have offered you something different and then left happy. The bubble and squeak is highly rated by our...More

Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Wow! We had tapas - a whole variety of dishes including vegetarian, fish and meat and all were incredible. The waiting staff were friendly and the service was very quick. For all of us, the standout dish was the sizzling beef. The halloumi was a...More

Thank PenguinRuth
TheLookoutRest, Owner at The Lookout, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the lovely review Ruth. Great to hear you had a nice evening with us. Best regards Mike.

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Marcus G
17 February 2017|
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Response from TheLookoutRest | Property representative |
Marcus, we open at 6pm. If you get their at that time you will be finished by 7, so no worries. Regards Mike.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Saturday
10:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Arwenack Street | Opposite Falmouth Parish Church, Falmouth TR11 3HZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1326 218318
  • E-mail
Description
Bar, restaurant and patio overlooking the marvellous harbour of Falmouth. Serving light breakfast, great lunches from noon - serving sandwiches, moules and frites, homemade burgers, spicy bean burgers, fishcakes. Evenings is Tapas from around the world, think - ribs, pork belly, meatballs, prawns, jerk chicken, crab brushetta ... Also have large plates in the evening including our delicious Fillet steak on a hot stone .... Or just come and have a coffee and cake.
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