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The Courtyard

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Fore Street, Looe PL13 1AE, England
+44 1503 264494
11:00 - 16:00
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Sun 10:00 - 16:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 16:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 21:00
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Popped in for a light lunch. Great service and lovely food. Will be back with friends, see you soon!!!

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Thank Gary N Denise P
Paris, France
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1 review
Reviewed yesterday NEW

An enjoyable family lunch on our recent trip to Cornwall - great fresh food and friendly service! !!

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Thank Claire P
Ipswich, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Blink while walking down Looe high street and you would miss this culinary diamond. A lovely sun trap of a courtyard with a happy attentive team on hand. We visited as a family and noticed that this is a great place for couples and families with children. As for the food it is all home made and locally sourced. We... More 

Thank HappyBear67
Lancing, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very good menu and drinks served in a friendly atmosphere. The food was well presented and the staff helpful.

Thank John D
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely little cafe hidden away from the main street. Catch it at the right time of day out side it is a great sun trap. Alright drinks not a big selection of soft drinks. But ok overall.

Thank beany2004
Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We almost walked passed this one, only glimpse the foot path sign out the corner of my eye stating local fresh fish from the harbour so we popped in for lunch and I'm glad we did. Good choice on the menu and really good food. Hidden away down a little passage, you can eat in the courtyard or inside. The... More 

Thank stuart822
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went there last year and it was lovely but went during the easter holidays and was disappointed. There were no menus on the table and no offer of them, the two young girls who were waitressing were vacant and not particularly helpful. Boyfriend asked for a milkshake as they were amazing last time and waitress had to check the menu... More 

2 Thank Savvieq
Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I visited here back in 2014 when there was a choice of teapots to choose from when ordering a Cornish Cream Tea. We went back for that main reason as told my parents all about the Postman Pat teapot we chose. However, we were, at first, a little disappointed to see that there were no unique teapots... More 

Thank Karen A
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this restaurant tucked away in a backstreet behind the fish market. A little gem to find. Excellent food & lovely waiting staff. It's quite pricey but the food was delicious do didn't mind paying Kate & Ian, Billericay

Thank Katetennis
London, England, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very pleasant place for a light lunch - great fresh local seafood and engaging service. Well worth a visit.

Thank Sheila B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$19
Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Drinks, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Looe PL13 1AE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Looe
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 264494
Situated in the Cornish Fishing Port of Looe, the Award Winning Courtyard offers a warm and friendly welcome to all. A key focus is placed on using the freshest, local fish, shellfish, meat and farm produce throughout its seasonally changing menu. Come on in, or dine al fresco in our mediterranean garden, and join us for Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner or just a coffee and slice of cake! We're are closed until Easter 2016! If you would like to have a private function or large booking before then, please email us!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?