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Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ, England
+44 1395 266500
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09:00 - 22:00
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Cullompton, United Kingdom
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120 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Easter bank holiday and decided to head down the road to Exmouth for an afternoon out. After a bimble around all 6 of us were in need of lunch and as we'd never tried Ocean we thought we'd give it a go. £70 for 6 meals and drinks including a local real ale is great value. Try the posh fish... More 

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Thank DeanSilvo69
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent and friendly staff. I visit most days with my dogs after their walk. The staff are excellent and the foos great and varied.

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Thank Pat L
Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Looks can be deceptive. This is a glorified cafe with a bar. Not much on the menu to call it a grill. We only wanted a snack so ordered a fish chowder and crab cakes. For chowder call porridge (thick and Gluppy could have used it to repoint my garden wall. Crab cakes overdone and did not taste of cab.... More 

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Thank Andy W
Somerset, UK
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on what was probably the first sunny weekend of the year so Exmouth was packed. This restaurant looked modern with a good family menu and we were able to find a table. Food was average quality but above average prices. We had to wait about 45-60 minutes for food, which it would have been nice to have been told... More 

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Thank JonP1979
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visit this amazing facility once or twice a week with my granddaughter and meet friends there regularly. You cannot fault the facility and children just love it. It is enormous with different areas for different ages but you do see toddlers gleefully staggering around the junior area. The staff are all young and generally delightful but woefully totally untrained.... More 

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Thank Barbara L
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looks like a lovely place, the staff let it down, none of which looked like they could be bothered to be there, one chef was coughing into his hands repeatedly and carried on preparing food, and the pulled pork sandwich i can only describe as dog food in a bap

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1 Thank doc0tay84
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125 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch...Didn't try the arcade, soft play or bowling here. It's a bit like a wetherspoons..Order at the bar etc and it has the usual range of sandwiches, burgers etc. The kids had fish fingers, sausages and chips and we had a crab sandwich and a "posh" fish fingers (goujon) sandwich. The service is very quick as the food... More 

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Thank Ruth O
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2017 via mobile

Bowling is good, arcade is a bit rubbish, play are only any good for kids probably less than 6 years old and can get pricey if you don't feed them before going in. not tried the grill bar yet but will do.

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Thank Stewart H
Devon, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

We are Regular visitors to exmouth with the children and due to the weather we opted for the eat in option rather than the usual fish and chips on the beach. This establishment always looks inviting from outside so we gave it a try. We found ourselves a table and hunted down a high chair for our toddler which unfortunately... More 

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Thank stonerv5
Exeter, United Kingdom
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359 reviews
216 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Popped in after a walk and we enjoyed tea & scone & also lemon & poppyseed muffin. Both clearly had been freshly made & were really tasty. I could have done with more jam being my only small criticism Very tasty

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 266500
Description
Ocean is at the heart of Exmouth's Seafront.
With Ten Pin Bowling, SEGA games zone, huge 3 storey children's Soft Play, a Bar & Grill restaurant and the Ocean Deck Restaurant overlooking the stunning Exmouth bay - there really is something for the whole family.



With beautiful ocean views, the Ocean Suite is the ideal venue for your wedding, conference or event.

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