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The Loft Restaurant

6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
+61 2 6622 0252
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shoulder” (5 reviews)
“brisket” (2 reviews)
“affogato” (2 reviews)
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Australian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
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Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent food and service ,I would recommend to my friend and family to visit the restaurant.thanks to everyone at the restaurant for a lovely experience

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 13 January 2018 via mobile

We went to the loft on a Thursday night in the tired looking city of Lismore. As soon we stepped through the door we walked into a positive atmosphere of energy and the aroma of good food. The place was full and there was no...More

Thank ZippoD
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Oh my goodness we were utterly spoilt during our two course dinner with fresh home baked bread and handmade butter delicious entree of beef and also balloons prawns, the waitress was attentive and even gifted us extra bread! Our mains of lamb and beef were...More

Thank Katie W
Reviewed 7 December 2017

As a foodie always keen to try out somewhere new, especially in my current "home-town" I'd been trying to get a booking here for a while. Disappointed would be the best way to describe my feelings after coming here. Whilst I understand they are trying...More

Thank Richard E
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Loved this place. Such a great find in a back alley of a country town. Terrific, creative, delicious food. The lamb shoulder was divine, cocktails went down well and the dessert was to die for - chocolate fondant. Yummo. The only bad thing was that...More

Thank kameruka40
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Uncomfortable seating . My prawn entree had 3 small prawns in a burnt tasting sauce. When paying for my meal, the waitress handed me a calculator to sort out my bill. Seriously ? Expensive for a small,less than average meal.

Thank Fiona R
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Overall a rather disappointing dinner. The only highlight was the excellent dessert!! The pork was a little under cooked, the gnocchi was also doughy. Extremely uncomfortable chairs that you could not lean back on. Noisey room especially when the men’s table started up. Outdoor seating...More

Thank happybits
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We had a birthday dinner at the New loft. We both had the lamb shoulder which was succulent and perfectly seasoned and cooked. The parsley purée was a delight. A unique twist on the affagato was well received.

Thank U3367QDgarym
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Such a cute, cosy space! Cocktails were incredible. Food was delicious, loved the three course deal. Service above and beyond

Thank J M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed our visit. Went with the family and the staff accomodated our kids beautifully. Food was absolutely lovely and so were the drinks. It is an intimate setting which has been recently renovated ( thanks floods). New owners are doing a great job. Love...More

Thank bellieatt
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Luke D
1 June 2017|
Response from Dicktation | Reviewed this property |
Shoot them a message on Facebook. I think they are back up and running after the flood. Trip advisor won't let me post a link but just search the loft Lismore in Facebook.
Ken F
5 April 2017|
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Response from Wattmusic | Reviewed this property |
On magellan street near the pie cart
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Nesbitt Lane, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lismore
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6622 0252
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