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Smugglers

The Quay, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“lamb shank” (10 reviews)
“salmon” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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The Quay, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

What first amazed me about this place was the decor. The restaurant is filled with quirky ornaments on the walls and ceiling. It took me ages to look at it all. What is also amazing is there isn’t a spec of dust to be seen!!...More

Thank sarahjs1530
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We decided to eat here as the menu outside read really well. Unfortunately once we were inside it all went downhill. Actually that's not true, the bottle of prosecco we had was fine!! My boyfriend ordered a classic prawn cocktail for his starter......there was nothing...More

Thank Katiehatch
Reviewed 22 October 2017

we stopped for afternoon tea and just had tea and tea cake but other people were having full meals and we said when we come back to Ilfracombe we would definitely come here

Thank Beryl B
Reviewed 13 October 2017

i have the rost or cottage pie very good food price is just right has 12 tables to sit 4 at a table and has sea food as well i go to this little restaurant every sunday

Thank Harry C
Reviewed 12 October 2017

On our last night of our holiday we booked the Smugglers although a bit snug the place was packed always a good sign we had passed this restaurant all week and it was busy all the time good tip book ahead. Staff very friendly and...More

Thank getlez
Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

Recently visited this restaurant with my husband for a meal out whilst on holiday. This is a Very cosy little pub/restaurant serving the likes of seafood, steaks and traditional meals. We found the staff very are polite and efficient and The food is absolutely delicious!...More

Thank katie b
Reviewed 27 September 2017

A popular harbour side restaurant seving traditional fare. The theam is old items of interst lots of copper and brass. Good service and food was fine. Good size portions and reasonable price

Thank Michael P
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Nice food ,very clean , nice staff , reasonably priced , food was quick out .visited on Monday so fairly quite time

Thank kevin t
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Had evening meal here, the seafood was fantastic. Plaice, prawns,whitebait..mmm..delicious. My friend had a steak which was lovely and tender. The pub itself has little booths in the main dining area. Its a throw back pub really, high gloss and varnish everywhere, lots of sea...More

Thank davro4071
Reviewed 17 September 2017

Great restaurant while on holiday in ilfracombe visited three times lovely meals each time and good service

Thank phillip d
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24 June 2015|
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Do you have disabled access? Do you have free wifi? Do you allow children and or well behaved dogs? What are your opening days and hours? Do you bake all your own food? Do you take part in the 'suspended coffee... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Quay, Ilfracombe EX34 9EQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
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