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The Terrace Tapas & Wine Bar

62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
+44 1271 863482
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (261 reviews)
“meatballs” (38 reviews)
“fondue” (15 reviews)
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Four of us plus dog enjoyed a great evening of tapas in the bar. Clive was a great host (and wife Dawn great chef) keeping us supplied with food and drink while also looking after a couple of larger parties in the main restaurant. We...More

1  Thank Dogtails9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place! Great food. Great atmosphere. Great staff. Great prices. Really great toblerone fondue. This place is great. Thank you for a lovely evening. See you next May :)

1  Thank Jabbahutt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in off the off chance yesterday as we were in the area and we were hungry. They were booked up but if we could wait till 9pm in the bat they could accommodate us. More than happy to try the extensive gin collection which...More

1  Thank mrswoman195
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every aspect of our evening deserves 5 Stars. The reception upon arrival, the service and attention to detail and the high quality of the food. The visit to the Terrace Tapas completed a great weekend in Ilfracombe. Make sure you book!!

1  Thank Chris Straw S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had a lovely evening at the restaurant. The food, service and gin menu are all excellent and very good value for money. Would definitely eat there again.

1  Thank AJSouthWales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely place, amazing service, great staff and the food is brilliant. Could do enough for us. We had the endless tapas for £16.95 per person. Would highly recommend.

1  Thank Kelly4David1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with my family and we all ate the amazing tapas! We also loved the bar area, a very relaxed feel to it and amazing service! They also allow dogs in at the bar area only which is amazing as Ilfracombe is such...More

1  Thank nicholaknibbs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit and l booked it for my partners birthday l pre booked it from Birmingham and good job l did as the restaurant was fully booked 70 had booked in. It’s no wonder as the food is simply outstanding. The food...More

1  Thank Anne W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came here for our anniversary meal. The staff are amazing; attentive without being intrusive, friendly and well-informed about the food and wines. The range of cocktails is great, and the wine reasonably priced. The food is outstanding - every single dish was amazing. Even...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic place excellent service and excellent food. Great night had by all. Cocktails, 8 plates, wine and desserts £110 for three = excellent value for money

1  Thank Nick H
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Questions & Answers
26 August 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hello! Yes! Dogs are very welcome in our bar area and on our terrace. They always get offered a special treat too 😊
3 May 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Tony, Thanks for your enquiry. If you're missing tapas we have plenty of authentic Spanish tapas to choose from. With regards to dogs, we welcome all well mannered dogs in the bar and terrace areas only, where we also... More
10 February 2015|
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Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Steve Yes we offer loads of gluten free dishes, gluten free breads & we can adapt any dishes where ever possible, you can see our current menu on our website- all our gluten free dishes are annotated with GF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$67
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863482
  • E-mail
Family run and family friendly tapas and wine bar serving 30+ traditional Spanish tapas dishes. With set menus, endless tapas deals, a childrens menu, not to mention the vegetarian and gluten free options there's plenty to choose from. We have a full bar, with wines, cocktails and even a gin Y tonica menu. With the orginal Victorian dining room, bar and outside terrace we are able to cater for 80+ guests. WINTER - Thursday to Saturday evenings from 6pm SUMMER - Tuesday to Saturday evenings from 6pm (includes bank holiday Sundays) If we haven't exceeded your expectations, please tell us first and give us the courtesy of putting things right for you, rather than simply posting a negative review.
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