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The Thatched Inn

) #14 of 87 Restaurants in Ilfracombe ££ - £££ , British,
Hillsborough Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9PG, England
+44 1271 864450
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (9 reviews)
“beef” (14 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Hillsborough Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9PG, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Bags of charm on the outside ,could do with refurb inside tables were sticky and could have done with a good wipe over and cob webs on the lamps by the side of bar and some bulbs out shame really as its got the charm...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went past on the way to a day out and chose to go in later. Glad we did as the food was wonderful and just the right amount, plus the service behind the bar and at the table was excellent ( very friendly ) ....More

Thank Mat B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Thatched Inn after recommendations from friends who live in Ilfracombe. I ordered the one of the specials Chicken leek and bacon Pie....omg was absolutely delicious served with seasonal veg and mash. My husband enjoyed fresh fish in batter chips and mushy peas....More

Thank Lorrjeff
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A picture postcard traditional thatched roof a few minutes from the harbour. A very good menu, food beautifully cooked and nicely presented, fair prices with friendly staff. It may well be necessary to book at peak times as it is fairly small. Plenty of outside...More

1  Thank Neil576
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice pub, lovely food and drinks. Many thanks for the return of the left behind bag, it was very much appreciated. We will return.

Thank wooy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of those pubs that is used by locals, who are pretty frindly. If you are looking for a gastro experience, this isn't it. It is a good English pub.There is a good short menu of well cooked food at reasonable prices, certainly...More

1  Thank Simon H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here for the first time last Sunday and the Beef Roast was cooked beautifully. I cannot fault the meal at all for our palate. I would say however, the beef was more rare than well done which suits us perfectly but maybe not...More

Thank SquishyonaDishy
Reviewed 10 June 2017

This is a lovely little pub with friendly staff, good food and a good selection of local beers and ciders. There is a large outside seating area with good views towards the harbour and out to sea. The only downside is it's right on the...More

Thank StephenElina
Reviewed 8 June 2017

We had a table reserved and stated this when ordering our drinks at the bar. The young girl who served us pointed to our table, so we took our seats. It was not in an ideal position right in front of the bar. We waited...More

1  Thank holidays504128
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Had booked this prior to arriving in ilfracombe this is advisable especially on weekends the staff were excellent the food was very good as was the real ales so good we went back again in the week

Thank Phil R
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22 October 2016|
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Response from Stewoo7 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, give the Inn a call
11 July 2016|
Response from Paul W | Property representative |
Hi Patti, we serve dinner from 6pm-9pm and dogs are welcome in the beer garden but not inside. Regards Paul
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Digital Payments
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hillsborough Road, Ilfracombe EX34 9PG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 864450
The Thatched Inn is a traditional English pub dating back to the 17th Century. We offer a good selection of real ales, over 20 different bottles of wine and our food is freshly prepared to order using locally sourced produce wherever possible.
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