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Number Eight

8A Allhalland Street, Bideford EX39 2JD, England
+44 1237 237589
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8A Allhalland Street, Bideford EX39 2JD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Have been meaning to visit this restaurant for some time now based I. The outstanding reviews . Finally went last night and it lives up to its reputation, delivering on both service and quality of food. Will definitely be visiting again soon.

Thank timr159
Reviewed 1 week ago

Was taken for surprise meal there it was very good. Run by a couple it is small and intimate with only a few tables but can highly recommend it. Run by a husband and wife team she does front of house he is the chef....More

1  Thank goldpeke
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the greeting, attention to detail, service, food quality and presentation just superb. The taster menu was perfect, very well thought out and executed to the complete satisfaction of the party I was with. A huge well done and thank you.

Thank sheepwash
Reviewed 1 week ago

i know i have reviewed this restaurant before, i know i have praised the service before, i know how i was impressed with the chefs skills before, but i'm now saying WOW, how can any thing be better than perfection. The food is the best...More

Thank Tony J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These two deserve the rating they've achieved, this restaurant is first class. Run by a couple, husband is the chef - wouldn't surprise me if he had a Michelin star as the food was out of this world. It's such good value for money also....More

Thank Beatlebea
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was incredible, service was lovely. All round perfect place to treat your partner to a birthday dinner. It’s at the slightly higher end of the pay scale but worth every penny!

Thank chloeemery
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful food, great flavour combinations and wonderfully presented. Friendly and welcoming service at this small gem of a restaurant. Certainly worth every penny for delicious food with a short but creative menu. For me the starter of a chicken and Parma ham terrine with tiny...More

Thank galelaw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent a wonderful evening at Number 8, which was all brought together by amazing food, great wine and wonderful hosts. With Chloe taking control front of house & Josh hitting all the high notes in the kitchen, collectively they have made a huge impact in...More

Thank Derek M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We returned here for our anniversary meal and were blown away! We thought it was amazing last time but it just keeps getting better! I’ve never had food so tasty, flavourful and creative in my life! Every course was incredible, presented beautifully and the service...More

1  Thank Holly C
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

By far the best in North Devon. Stunning food and top class service. So glad we found this outstanding gem.

Thank Sherian5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8A Allhalland Street, Bideford EX39 2JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 237589
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We are a fine dining restaurant situated in the heart of Bideford, using fresh local produce to create fun and exciting dishes with an ever changing menu. We are a young couple who are enthusiastic and passionate about what we do.
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