The Sardine Factory

The Sardine Factory , The Quay, West Looe, United Kingdom, PL13 2BX
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Wednesday - Sunday
Lunchtimes 12 - 3pm | Dinner 6 - 9pm

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  • Disabled Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Families and Children Welcome
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About The Sardine Factory

Award-winning Chef Benjamin Palmer is returning to his home town of Looe to open The Sardine Factory Restaurant in July 2018. Ben’s passion in the kitchen has bagged him a number of awards, including reaching the quarter finals of Masterchef: The Professionals in 2011 and he is currently Chef de Patron at the 2 AA* Greedy Goose restaurant in Plymouth and Glazebrook House in South Brent.

Excited to return to his roots, Ben’s 3rd restaurant, The Sardine Factory, will have 60 covers overlooking the stunning harbor with a menu reflecting the ethos of Looe and a passion for local seasonal produce, with an abundance of sustainable fish dishes.

Cuisine: British
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Friday, 29 November 2019

Great evening- lovely helpful staff. Thank you

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Visited On Friday, 29 November 2019

Fabulous food,extremely lovely staff, we love this new restaurant which is a great addition to West looe.

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Visited On Friday, 29 November 2019

Will definitely be returning

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Visited On Wednesday, 27 November 2019

My favourite restaurant in Looe

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Visited On Saturday, 23 November 2019

An enjoyable evening - pity too early to try Christmas menu

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Visited On Friday, 22 November 2019

The food was excellent and the waitress’s were also excellent and made us to feel very welcome Well done the sardine factory staff, we will be back

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Brill staff, great food... lovely evening - thank you...

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

A really good experience, attentive and informed staff, excellent food and service. Loved the braised Ox Cheek with beetroot as a side - inspired menu.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Excellent food and service. Thank you

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Visited On Saturday, 16 November 2019

Brilliant again! Lunch this time and can’t fault it. So glad we live locally and can go when we want.

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Visited On Wednesday, 13 November 2019

Just 4 stars for atmosphere as it was quiet but that’s a wet Wednesday in November for you! It was a fantastic meal, and wish we lived nearer to come again.

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

Impressive place. Clean, tidy and great service. Food was cooked beautifully. An enjoyable experience. Will certainly return. Thank you

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Visited On Sunday, 10 November 2019

Great food, great service and great atmosphere!

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Visited On Friday, 08 November 2019

This was a lovely evening for fifteen in our party. Food and service excellent and we were lookef after well by Sophie. Will certainly return.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

Fantastic food, good service.

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

We had a beautiful meal, sitting at a window table overlooking the river. I had the crab linguine which was amazing! Have highly recommended to friends and family!

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Visited On Saturday, 09 November 2019

Best meal and service I have experienced in a restaurant for a long time. Brilliant value for money thank you.

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Visited On Friday, 08 November 2019

Really enjoyed our first meal at the Sardine Factory - only negative was the harsh Lighting where we were sitting . As a lighting specialist, please tone it down so tables near the windows can enjoy the night time view of the harbour and the candle light. Otherwise brilliant.

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Visited On Wednesday, 06 November 2019

Wonderful lunch

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Visited On Wednesday, 30 October 2019

Superb fish dishes. Looking forward to our next meal there.

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Visited On Sunday, 03 November 2019

Lovely food. Lovely surroundings, excellent service. You do need to book for Sunday lunch as it gets very busy, but the roast dinners are delicious. We were lucky to have Ben cooking the first time and the food was out of this world. Not quite so tasty when he is not there, but still excellent. The staff are delightful, nothing is too much trouble. Highly recommended.

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Interesting restaurant with good food, a good asset for Looe which needs a variation of restaurants

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Visited On Saturday, 26 October 2019

Excellent food and atmosphere. They also made us feel very special as it was our wedding anniversary.

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Fantastic family seafood lunch. The food was enjoyed by all and we'll be back again next holiday.

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Visited On Thursday, 31 October 2019

Food was absolutely delicious thank you for a wonderful lunch will definitely come again !

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