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7 The Bistro

7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
+44 1598 753302
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef stroganoff” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (18 reviews)
“sea bass” (17 reviews)
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is ideally situated in Lynmouth close to public parking so very accessible for everyone. The staff and service was great. Food was lovely, steak cooked perfectly served with peas, lots and lots of peas!! I would have been happier if there had been...More

Thank jools2110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely meal! It was our first anniversary and we couldn’t have chosen a better restaurant to celebrate! The annniversary table decorations were such a nice touch. The staff were attentive without being intrusive and the food was delicious. We definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Janeyb63
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

what a lovely restaurant ,the food was lovely ,service with a smile and very friendly and helpful .we will definitely return for a meal next time we are in Lynton

Thank y0rkie61
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb meal with excellent service in ambient surroundings we will go back when we visit the area again thank you will definitely recommend

Thank Tony C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great food and service, not cheap but the food was very good. Very busy when we went but we didn’t have to wait for our food. Friendly staff.

Thank 845jack
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on our last of three nights in the area. Wish we had visited on our first night. The menu is not vast but the quality is excellent. Reasonable prices too. It’s a small restaurant, good for couples and small groups. Very quite background music,...More

Thank tony f
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Again this was another of my pre-stay bookings as I found this little gem on TripAdvisor. We booked for the Sunday evening and we were completely overwhelmed by the attentive friendly service, even taking coats, and on our particular night, umbrellas, and putting them safety...More

1  Thank jules230
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had a very good meal at 7 the Bistro my wife had scallops and a lemon sole main both very good. I had mushrooms followed by a Devon fillet steak. Well cooked and tasty. Very welcoming service.

1  Thank Ralph M
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Nice food and friendly people. We booked up on a Thursday evening with just 2-3 hours notice, but had it been a Friday or Saturday we were told by others that we would have had to have booked earlier. Prices were reasonable and what you...More

Thank Stout31
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

Really lovely food, well presented and decent portions. Normally with fish fillets you only get 1 in restaurants but here I got 2! Our waitress was very friendly, prompt but gave us enough space between courses. Lovely - I would highly recommend!

1  Thank Rebekah E
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David L
23 October 2016|
Response from Adolf-von-Droitwich | Reviewed this property |
They served my 6 year old grandson when we dined there in 2014. Perhaps yours could use a false beard next time.... oh, and don't order the chicken nuggets. Dead give away that.... ;-)
David L
23 October 2016|
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Response from leriche | Reviewed this property |
Oh you surprise me - guess that would drop my rating ( even though our daughter has grown up & fled the nest) we were there a as a couple & enjoyed it but why not the children too !!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$24
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753302
  • E-mail
intimate dining experience the restaurant has a fresh new look without losing its charm and warm welcoming atmosphere. Our ethos remains the same, "dine at your leisure". Your table is yours for the evening.
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