Best Upscale Contemporary Restaurant 2019

 We are Delighted to Announce that Loft is Open for Dining.

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Loft is listed in the Good Food Guide 2019 and 2020 We deliver accomplished modern British food – clean flavours and creative dishes driven by seasonal produce of impeccable pedigree sum up the approach.‘ Loft also won Hertfordshire Restaurant of the Year at the SME Business Awards.

We are immensely proud of this achievement and added to having retained our place as one of the two restaurants in St Albans to be listed in The Good Food Guide 2020, it’s been fantastic year for us!

Loft also received the ‘Best Fine Dining Restaurant’ & ‘LUX Culinary Excellence Award for Contemporary British Cuisine 2020‘ from Lux Life Restaurant & Bar awards.

We are delighted to have been informed that LUX Life has awarded Loft St Albans ‘Best Upscale Contemporary Restaurant 2019′ for Hertfordshire. The judging process is driven 100% by merit meaning that awardees must demonstrate expertise within a given field, dedication to customers service, and commitment to excellence and innovation.

Our Head Chef Jonathan Beattie has Michelin star experience for serving unique modern fine dining cuisine. Jonathan Beattie has a wealth of experience serving many celebrities in Uk. His eye for detail, and passion for produce and modern, seasonal food puts him above many other chefs.

The Loft team look forward to welcoming you soon.


Loft St Albans restaurant and bar
Loft St Albans bar area

Loft serves the best of British produce, cooked simply but with imagination.

We champion local suppliers where possible. Menus draw on seasonal flavour with innovating modern food.

The wine list offers a wide variety with the addition of fine wines by the glass using the Coravin wine system and a weekly changing book of single bottle finds.

Loft is set in a 600-year old building in the heart of the Cathedral Quarter in St Albans and had been fully renovated prior to opening.

Guests are welcome to enjoy drinks in the bar, lunch or dinner in the dining room and we cater for meetings and celebrations in the restaurant and our private dining room.

We are open for dinner Tuesday to Saturday and lunch Friday to Sunday.
We are available for corporate and private bookings from Monday to Sunday on request.

The Loft team look forward to welcoming you soon.


01727 865568
WhatsApp +44 7368662915


23B George Street, St Albans, AL3 4ES
(in the courtyard opposite George Street Canteen)


Friday and Saturday 12pm to 3pm
Sunday 12 noon to 3pm

Tuesday to Thursday 6pm to 9.30pm
Friday and Saturday 5.30pm to 10.30pm

Group booking, Special Occasions, Wedding events, and Corporate bookings from Monday to Sunday; open for both Lunch and Dinner.


t: 01727 865568
WhatsApp: +44 7368662915

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