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Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor

$$ - $$$British, French,
Trimstone | Ilfracombe, Ilfracombe EX34 8NR, England
+44 1271 868050
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
8 May 2017
“Initial expectations were exceeded”
5 May 2017
“1st ever cream tea - loved it”
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CUISINES
British, French, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Trimstone | Ilfracombe, Ilfracombe EX34 8NR, England
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

Had an excellent meal earlier this week at Trimstone Manor's "Thyme Restaurant", while staying in the hotel. Excellent choice offered of all courses, overall a varied well judged menu. The proprietor also found a very good bottle of red for us. Most restaurants these days...More

1  Thank Jim72659590
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2015

Dear Jim Many thanks indeed for your kind review. It was good to see you and I am so pleased that you had a good time and an enjoyable meal at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel. It is always good when we...More

Reviewed 21 May 2015

After an interesting and informative "Business Breakfast" I thoroughly enjoyed my well cooked breakfast this morning thank you for inviting me Philip!More

1  Thank mandybish
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2015

Dear Mandybish Just a short note to thank you so much for leaving a kind review of your experience of Tyme Restaurant here at Trimstone Manor Country House Hotel! We are so pleased you were able to join us and we shall look forward to...More

Reviewed 21 February 2015

Great location, friendly owners and the freshest fish in town. we have eaten there many time and Tara the owners cooks excellent food and fair prices.More

1  Thank angryDevonEngland
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2015

Thank you very much for your review here and I am pleased you had a good meal! We do try our hardest to ensure that we use the freshest of ingredients and love to source local wherever we can too. We love cooking with fish...More

Reviewed 11 November 2014

Liked the service, food and wine. It was nice to meet the owner and he obviously cares for the restaurant and the hotel, which was nice to see. We had a lovely time. You must pop by if in the area and explore the menu...More

1  Thank Ed M
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2014

Dear Ed M Just a short albeit belated reply to thank you so much for your kind review of the full business lunch you enjoyed at Three Star Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone. We are always pleased to provide full restaurant service for lunches for minimum...More

Reviewed 3 August 2014

Philip holds a breakfast meeting at 7:15am on Thursdays for people interested in having a business discussion or two and an excellent cooked breakfast to boot. Worth a visit.More

1  Thank wiselady1950
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2014

Dear Wise Lady Thank you so much for your comments. Yes, as well as our non-resident Three Star Tyme Restaurant open to bookings every evening, we'd be delighted to have anyone with a business interest join our select group on a Thursday morning at 7.15am,...More

Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

There is a breakfast meeting at Trimstone at 7am on Thursday mornings when a group of business people get together to discuss topics that business people wish to discuss. At a recent meeting taxation was on the agenda. What's more a good cooked breakfast is...More

1  Thank wiselady1950
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2014

Dear Wiselady! Thank you very much for the mention. We all enjoy our discussions and cover such myriad topics, all in convivial surroundings and with a wealth of experience around the 'table'. Any in business are welcome to attend and indeed also the enthusiastic retireds...More

Reviewed 8 June 2014

Had an evening meal in this lovely old building. Beautiful location complete with resident peacock. Wonderful food and first class wines from an extensive menu, charming service in a very pleasant restaurant.More

1  Thank Comfortablynum B
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 10 June 2014

Dear Comfortablynum We are very pleased that you had a good time with us when you dined here. I am sorry to say that Kevin the Peacock is not on the menu, even if he is in his prime! I am very pleased to hear...More

Reviewed 31 May 2014

Apparently untrained staff, chef running reception, tired unloved building & it was supposed to be a unique dining experience. Limited menu, food ok but overpriced. We could have had a better meal for half the price elsewhere. Waiter did his best & helped out where...More

17  Thank Andrew F
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 3 June 2014

How dare you - such precocious, jumped-up opinions. Do you really think we want or need your type here? The answer is no. How dare you criticise my son who is one of the most efficient front-house staff in the hospitality line going. As for...More

Reviewed 16 May 2014

Stopped for Afternoon tea. Telephoned prior to arriving and was advised that we could come along. Arrived within the hour, asked for an afternoon tea, was given a menu which didnt have it on there, waited whilst one was printed out. Were left in a...More

3  Thank pookieljhb
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2014

Dear Poolieljhb Thank you for your review though of course we were disappointed to learn of your dissatisfaction. We always welcome fair and constructive criticism however. I do need to correct a couple of crucial things but before doing that, I wish to apologise for...More

Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

My wife and I and our 2 children visited this place last year. We came across it while driving and saw a sign advertising Sunday lunches, so we thought we'd have lunch there. The service was poor. We were given a menu on arrival and...More

11  Thank Yummymummsie
QualityControlNDevon, Owner at Tyme Restaurant at Trimstone Manor, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2014

Unfortunately there is something fishy about this 'review'. We have been closed to casual full restaurant Sunday lunches for about three years now, only offering them either to bookings of 8 or more or for special occasions like Mother's Day. The 'advertising flags' (banners) to...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$48
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trimstone | Ilfracombe, Ilfracombe EX34 8NR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 868050
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