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The Vanilla Pod

10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
+44 1598 753706
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
10:00 - 23:00 Hours
European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I asked the owner of the b&b where I was staying to recommend somewhere for lunch and this was where she recommended. Great menu, I only wanted something light so I just ordered the soup of the day which was mushroom and celery. Oh my...More

Thank applestrudel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a nice cafe/restaurant tucked away down a side street of Lynton. Excellent choice of veggie meals served with a smile.

Thank PhilTheTraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

There aren't many places offering something different. The Vanilla Pod promised and did deliver. the menu was what interested even if it does not sustain the enthusiasm throughout. They produce very good food and clearly are balancing interest and familiarity. It is a small space...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great meal at this licences restaurant. Booking essential as it is small. Great menu. Would definitely go there again.

Thank Rita E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a lovely little bistro to sit at inn the sunshine for a coffee in the morning while we were staying at the Sunny Lyn camp-site. The proprietor and staff were both were both very friendly and helpful !!

Thank mrbluesky2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointing experience though looked a great mediterranean style menu that originally attracted us. The food quality was excellent. Though the three vegetarian options all seemed to be salad variations. Vegetarians might not want beef but they might want a hot hearty dish. Most significantly was...More

2  Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely little cafe/bistro, with a nice variety of food. I’m not a veggie but couldn’t resist the aubergine dish that was on offer. It was very inventive and honestly the best veggie dish I’ve ever had. My friend and I shared flatbread and humous starter...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Book your table and show up earlier if you want to get the dishes of the day. They go quickly Reasonably priced

Thank villaspaldi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate there as it was just about the only place open. Food reasonable enough, but pigeon breast tough and chewy. Mentioned to the waiter and asked for a sharper knife to cut the meat but the young man was not from UK and had not...More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a Mediterranean restaurant, so a nice treat for a change. We had lunch here one day with no accommodation issues. We decided nonetheless that it would be wise to make reservations for dinner the next day and we were glad we did as...More

Thank Adiona
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Helen T
8 May 2015|
Response from Ronmoughton | Property representative |
Yes we have several vegetarian options as in starters /mains/and desserts Hope thi is helpful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynton
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753706
  • E-mail
We serve exciting modern food from around the world while using local ingredients. We like to test our customers taste buds with unusual flavour combinations. We love catering for vegetarians and vegans. We can also happy to cater for people with gluten and lactose intolerance. Can pre-order birthday and celebration cake with us including gluten free and vegan options. Opening times are 10 till 4 pm and dinner from 6 pm.
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