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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)
Open Now
09:00 - 17:00All hours
British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Old Forge | Lelant, St Ives TR27 6JG, England
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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We live locally and have popped in for a snack or lunch several times over the past few years. We lunched here yesterday and were pleased we did! Service is consistently good, and the food tasty and well-priced. We had the flat breads with lamb/steak....More

Thank mou5e
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Very good meal . Did not like the comment about Cornish Mead not being up too much.Not good for up country and Cornish relations.

Thank penny569
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We had the most wonderful lunch and its a place we have driven past a lot over the years its been open, never again !! love the Moroccan vibe with the menu and the food was so fresh and full of flavour . There is...More

Thank LordLouie64
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

We were delighted with our roast beef and fresh seasonal vegetables. The service was impeccable and the atmosphere warm and inviting. We will definitely be going back soon and highly recommend this wonderful little establishment.

Thank Rosie B
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Stopping nearby and having read the reviews we decided to give this place a try. Not a busy night, but warm and welcoming. Chicken croquettes for a starter were excellent, followed by a flatbread. Something different to what we normally eat on an evening out...More

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

Great lunch and service here and a fantastic photographic exhibition from Carinthia West - 70's jagger, Bowie, Harrison etc. Excellent beef shin and chorizo casserole, house Shiraz surprisingly good. Looking forward to next time.

Thank edward g
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

First time here whilst staying with a friend locally for the weekend. Small snug eating area with pine table and chairs and a very hot fire on the go. The food menu is small but the food is amazing and very much worth the money....More

Thank naomi c
Reviewed 12 January 2017

One of the worst days to leave the house, torrential rain, however as soon as you walk into Scarletts, you settle into a very comfortable restaurant, vibrant art work, log burner, and attentive service. The breakfast was superb, local ingredients , eggs that taste as...More

Thank lindafood
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Not just a seller of good wines Scarlet is a perfect setting for a family get together, lunch or evening the food is excellent. I particularly like that we can take a bus to and from Lelant enabling everyone to enjoy a drink. Great for...More

Thank StIvesmaid2014
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Yet another delicious lunch at scarlet wines..this time most welcome after having walked there from St Ives. The mix of flavours is perfect. We both enjoyed the crab fritter flat breads and the children devoured the haloumi and (what has now become standard) the bowl...More

Thank Kate W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$47
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, 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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