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Scarlet Wines

The Old Forge | Lelant, St Ives TR27 6JG, England
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“flatbread” (10 reviews)
“flat breads” (6 reviews)
“crab fritters” (3 reviews)
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British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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The Old Forge | Lelant, St Ives TR27 6JG, England
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

My wife and myself went to Scarlet Wines restaurant to celebrate a very significant anniversary whilst holidaying with friends who live nearby to to the venue. What a delightful little place! The food was simply delicious and the ambience and service were perfect. Our whole...More

Thank TrevorSpinks
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant whilst on holiday in Cornwall , just on the off chance , didn't even realise it was a restaurant, as it is also an off-licence selling wine , luckily got a table , the food was not your normal everyday menu ,...More

1  Thank Bhunty13
Reviewed 9 July 2017

What a lovely place,great food and wine.We had lunch here and dinner another day.Both visits were excellent,very helpful staff giving great ideas on food and wine.Will definitely be on are list of must go back to on our next holiday.

Thank GBoothroyd
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We came here for lunch and had several small / sharing plates. Food was delicious and the service was very good. Nice choice of natural wines too!

Thank Bonnie L
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely food. Lovely wine. Lovely coffee. And some great art on the walls. Looking forward to returning!

1  Thank Sean K
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Relaxed service, very tasty food with a Moroccan influence (flat breads, yoghurt dips) and local sea food. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank FreyasmumHenham
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Went for our traditional breakfast here. Just amazing. Decided to return for lunch one day and had the flat bread platter. So tasty. Lots of people having sharing plates and looking very happy with their choice. Can't wait for our return in Septemebr

Thank pandamacheshire
Reviewed 4 May 2017

You pass this charmingly quirky place on the way to the Lelant Sidings station for the local train to St. Ives. Make time to eat here on the way out or back. It is a wine shop with an impressive range of unusual wines at...More

1  Thank Andy6591
Reviewed 3 May 2017

Decided to have a bit of a family Sunday lunch (6 adults and 2 children) we book on Friday and they were able to accommodate us, even though they are short on space. We wanted to try somewhere different as we were fed up going...More

1  Thank 2strokesteve
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Googled a local off license looking for a bottle of gin and up popped this place. Two courses of food, a bottle of fine wine and several other items later (including the gin we actually came for!) we walked out very light in the wallet...More

Thank ShaunDark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$46
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Old Forge | Lelant, St Ives TR27 6JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  St Ives
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Restaurant, wine shop and deli. Friendly, helpful staff and a comfortable relaxed atmosphere, plus great food and the best wine selection for miles around. Oh, and great coffee too.
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