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The Boardwalk Bar & Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British
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The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
+44 1271 871351
09:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 22:30
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I've said poor based on the cost of a mocha. So expensive. Cappucino was good though and lemon drizzle defo home cooked as was over cooked. Service was ok. But we were only people in. Decor needs re doing. Something seaside would be good make it bit more airy and modern. As I say coffee over priced as same... More 

Thank susan g
Solihull, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We have eaten here on three different occasions and have not been disappointed. Last night we celebrated our father's 80th birthday; a table for eleven of us and the staff could not be more helpful. The menu, although not extensive or particularly cheap, suits most tastes, however the quality of food is outstanding and worth every penny - we certainly... More 

Thank 696helen
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

If you love a great Sunday Lunch then come and pay a visit. Plenty of food hot and great staff. Try them out on your next visit.

Thank andy C
Bognor Regis, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

A party of five of us, including an elderly person with mobility issues, called here late one lunch time. We were the only customers in the café. It was a little difficult with the elderly person because the car had to be driven up a very steep slope to allow this person to leave the car and then he had... More 

Thank chrisles72
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

I visited recently and received a good level of service from all staff, my mother being frail was assisted whilst i dealt with the rest of our troop, of small people, we enjoyed hot drinks and a light lunch and we can say next visit we will be back again.

1 Thank Laineylaithe
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

this is the second time that we have visited and found the service appalling. The food is pretty good, views amazing, but the front of house is unprofessional and embarassing. Amazing potential because the kitchen produce good food.

1 Thank EmilyAnderson2013
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

We've eaten here a couple of times before, thinking it was nice but not really memorable. That all changed with our last visit, we had the best meal here. There were 6 of us 4 adults and 2 children. The children's meals were your standard meals but the children seemed to like them. The adults ordered, sea bass, roast duck,... More 

Thank NoWayMan2014
Letchworth, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We have eaten here several times on holidays to Woolacombe and decided to visit again. There was only us and one other couple dining. The attraction for this place has always been that it has a selection of local produce and seafood. I had the calamari to start and my husband had the pate, both really nice. I then had... More 

Thank Kelly M
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Great food and friendly staff. There is a lovely outlook too if you sit outside on the terrace, overlooking the beach.

Thank MarilynCarole
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Enjoyed Thai night at the boardwalk whilst holidaying in woolacombe. Was a plus that we could also take the dog in, although not in the main restaurant. Pleasant, friendly staff. Would visit again

Thank Takkamm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Bar, British
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 871351

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?