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Smugglers Cott

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Smugglers Cottage Middle Market Street, Looe PL13 1AY, England
+44 1503 262397
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

What a beautiful old place. Me and my wife both had the posh beef and reef (fillet steak, prawns, mussels and scallops), they were amazing. Perfectly cooked! Highly recommend. Place is quite dark tho so watch your step

2 Thank jamesg00se
Cornwall, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the staff is excellent and the food is excellent this time we went down stairs we have booked to go back

1 Thank ianharris
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Whilst looking for somewhere to eat I noticed that I could look through the window into this kitchen and see the chef working. I stood there for a few minutes admiring the chef's (Matthew's) work until he came to the double window (serving hatch?), opened it and told me to quote "(quote removed)" - let's just say it wasn't pleasant... More 

Thank AlexJamesHaines
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have a lovely evening celebrating my husbands birthday. The service was excellent and the food was extremely good. I would recommend the scallops with chorizo and the duck which was cooked just how I like it

Thank Jo E
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We came here with friends for Sunday lunch last weekend, as they had recommended Smugglers Cott, and we weren't disapppointed. The queue for the carvery was long, and was a good sign, I thought. It was. The various roast meats were cooked to perfection, and you could have a bit of each: beef, lamb, turkey and pork. The veggies were... More 

1 Thank LesleyJennings
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went here with my partner during a weekend away in Looe and the food was absolutely gorgeous. Lovely setting, great service from the staff and very well priced for the quality of the food. Would recommend the beef stroganoff, best meal I've had in a very long time

Thank laurenamypearce
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very difficult to beat Sunday lunches here..... Consistent in excellent quality/choice and staff. Always a choice of 3 meats, rare and well done roast beef, roast pork,,lamb, turkey. selection of vegetables to accompany...cauliflower cheese, mushy peas, roasted onions, parsnips,roast potatoes, greens, boiled potatoes. leeks in white sauce. yorkshire pudds, you could go on actually as there is more. Do not... More 

Thank Jill C
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

6 of us visited the Smugglers Cott in January 2017 on a wet Saturday evening, it was fantastic to walk into a warm and atmospheric restaurant. The food was good but, to be honest, I think it could be improved. I had nachos to start and they were literally the worst thing I've tasted in Looe, a real let down... More 

Thank Mark B
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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140 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a Sunday roast here with the family it was nice but there was a few things like there was hardly any veg at the carvery so we were waiting around for more veg whilst rest of the meal getting cold. We ordered a kids ice cream and they charged us full desert price for it which we though was... More 

Thank daniel s
Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really nice evening here, such a lovely cosy old Restaurant. Food was absolutely lovely. I had a chicken dish and my husband had the lemon sole, it came with a bowl of fries and new potatoes and bowl of red cabbage, carrots and 2 other veg which were lovely. .Desert was huge Panacotta with ice cream and... More 

Thank Kerry W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
British, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Smugglers Cottage Middle Market Street, Looe PL13 1AY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Looe
  • Phone Number: +44 1503 262397

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