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The Pier House

Merley Road, Westward Ho, Bideford EX39 1JU, England
+44 1237 477777
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood platter” (26 reviews)
“ribs” (32 reviews)
“prawn cocktail” (18 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Merley Road, Westward Ho, Bideford EX39 1JU, England
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1 - 10 of 1,244 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We popped in here when passing on our walk along the SW coastal path, and were really pleased to find such a lovely modern bar/restaurant which offered a good choice of options, from coffee & cake, full bar service, & a bistro, all right on...More

Thank JackieBristol
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Absolutely great food, everything from the starters (Prawn cocktail was massive & Patatas bravado) to the mains (Steak, lamb and pork were tender and had great flavour and the burger could have fed two) Really smart inside and polite and attentive staff. We will be...More

Thank DavebSwindon
Reviewed 5 days ago

Gosh, it had everything I could wish for! Lovely inside, great customer service, great food, makes you feel like princess there:-) We enjoyed food and drinks, portions were too big even for my boyfriend:-( I will come back for sure!!!

Thank Klaudia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we were lucky to get a window table on a Saturday afternoon and enjoyed the view of rough sea. Restaurant was busy as was the bar . Nice to see if he dogs in the bar . I enjoyed my food but it had...More

1  Thank Siân J
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking to time to review us, thank you for the comments about the staff too. Westward Ho! is a very busy and popular destination, the businesses in the area must be doing something right. Hope to see you again. Regards, Josh Davies.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dined here a few times, always been very impressed in the past. Sadly not this time. On arrival we went to the Bar to get a drink, asked the bartender for our drinks while waiting for the rest of our party to arrive,...More

2  Thank Nick L
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Firstly thank you for taking the time to review us. Let me apologise for your indifferent recent visit of The Pier House. Our intention is to never make anyone feel unwelcome here, as you know, we welcome all guests; couples, families, dogs! Sorry you felt...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for some tea in the bar on our way home and as usual, the staff were helpful & pleasant and the food was good. Our 2 small, active children were kept busy with colouring and running around out on the deck, and...More

Thank Amylovescats
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us here at The Pier House. Glad to hear you all have such a good time when you visit. We look forward to your next visit. Many thanks, Josh Davies.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Visitors arriving in December, very good friends , more like family. Have just booked a table for the Saturday night. When visitors decide to spend time with us, I do not hesitate on finding a venue, good food, friendly staff, the Pier House comes to...More

Thank Hilary D
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us and I'm so glad that you recommend us to friends and family, it's a pleasure! No doubt we'll see you and your guests soon. Many thanks, Josh Davies.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friendly, warm and inviting, excellent choice of food in restaurant & bar, large portions, money well spent, sea view expecially when the sun sets across the sea. Lots of seating outside on the balcony. Will definitely be going again.

Thank caroline W
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your very informative review, it'll be a great help for other guests. We look forward to your next visit. Best regards, Josh Davies.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great but sometimes a lengthy wait. The view from the top terrace are great especially at sunset.More

Thank chrish19502015
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to review us! All of our food is cooked to order so sometimes the wait on food can creep up however we always aim to deliver food as quickly as possible. No doubt we'll see you again soon. Many...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Mixed service, some staff friendly and on the ball but for one girl obviously didn't want to be there and was barely polite. Food ok but nothing special.More

1  Thank Yvonne2706
Braddicks, Restaurant Manager at The Pier House, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for reviewing us here at The Pier House. Sorry to hear of the mixed service you received on your visit, any issues with service you can be assured are dealt with immediately. Maybe see you again soon, we'd love for you to return....More

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louieWestMids
21 June 2017|
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Response from Clare M | Reviewed this property |
Yes Definitely Dog friendly. Water bowls outside and dogs also allowed in the bar but not the restaurant child friendly too normally have dog biscuits behind the bar
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Gleneve K
23 April 2017|
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Response from LittleHungryMouse | Reviewed this property |
I have been here on a Sunday lunchtime and they had the normal menu and the carvery (I guess the carvery is just for Sunday though). I would probably say that they would have the normal menu, but it is best if you call them... More
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Luke D
18 January 2017|
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Response from Isgoodereinit | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure, but if you give them a call, I'm sure they could advise.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Merley Road, Westward Ho, Bideford EX39 1JU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford  >  Westward Ho
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 477777
  • E-mail
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