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Seventy One

71 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
+44 1271 863632
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
71 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful meal here. Fish cakes to start were very tasty. The Hake was amazing, so to was the special of the day - Sea Bream. The staff were very attentive. Definitely a place I would recommend.

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Always wanted to try the menu here, so I decided to bring my partner here for dinner! Myself and Emily were very impressed with the food, we left feeling bloated and tired! Will definitely recommend to anyone looking for a quiet meal on a sunny...More

Thank Kieron S
Janieg2110, Owner at Seventy One, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review and great birds eye photo.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A beautiful, small friendly restaurant. Last night, the hake was absolutely delicious, food in general wonderful, rhubarb cheese cake a tongue sensation. Service was excellent and a good selection of wine. Would not hesitate to eat here again, pity we live over 4 hours away.

Thank CherylA906
Janieg2110, Owner at Seventy One, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in at close to 10pm, our waitress had to check if the kitchen would still be able to do food, got the impression that they were about to start cleaning up but said it was absolutely fine and made us feel welcome. The food...More

Thank Oscar T
Janieg2110, Owner at Seventy One, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review. Hope the wedding goes well tomorrow and the rain holds off. If you are ever in the area again we would be pleased to see you again.

Reviewed 4 January 2018

We ate here on New Years Eve and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. It is a small Bistro type restaurant run by husband and wife team Peter and Jane. Peter Does the cooking and is clearly a very experienced chef because his food is outstanding. We...More

Thank Itsmespud
Janieg2110, Owner at Seventy One, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Thank you so much for your glowing review. We hope to see you again we will be open next in the Spring.

Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's a pleasure to come to seventy-one. Friendly staff, good food and pleasant surroundings. Well worth a visit!

Thank wiselady1950
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Went with my new wife whilst away on a mini honeymoon. Googled restaurants near Woolacombe and this had a good rating. Food was outstanding and service was very good also. Lovely little restaurant and would also say that it represented great value. If we were...More

Thank Honestd666
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We had an amazing meal here. They were totally unfazed by my husbands dietary needs. Everything was beautifully freshly cooked. Without a doubt my open crab ravioli starter was one of the best I have ever had. My husbands specially cooked (dairy free) scallops were...More

Thank Irena585
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

What a pleasant surprise! Ilfracombe almost shut on a Monday evening in late September, but Seventy One was open and we had an excellent evening meal. Thoroughly recommend.

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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This was our second visit to Seventy One. We visited on our anniversary last year and enjoyed it so much we went back again this year. It didn't disappoint. The food is reasonably priced, well presented and very tasty. The owners are a slick team...More

Thank Mrs_A733
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9 July 2017|
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Response from Janieg2110 | Property representative |
Thank you for the lovely review
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863632
  • E-mail
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