We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Noel Corston

) #17 of 30 Restaurants in Woolacombe ££££ British, European,
South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BB, England
+44 1271 871187
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent96%
  • Very good4%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (2 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, European, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BB, England
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (43)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant is on South Street on the opposite side of the road to the Brasserie at the Woolacombe Bay Hotel. As you enter the restaurant from the street, you realise that this is not a conventional restaurant. You walk through an attractive courtyard towards...More

Thank Bucksvoyager
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked the whole restaurant (not hard!) and could not have been more delighted. A bunch of serious foodies on golf tour so hungry and thirsty! The food was spectacular and matched by the experience as Noel and his wife looked after us so well. Some...More

Thank kevjacks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined on a Wednesday night. As the reviews say, he opens Wednesday to Saturday and booking is generally required which is easy to do on his web-site. We had the seven course taster menu as I didn't want to miss the scallops which ended...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We ate here last week as part of our wedding anniversary celebration. We loved the whole experience. There was just one other couple eating around the kitchen area and watching Noel cooking and chatting.It was a lovely relaxed atmosphere and Noel was a wonderful chef...More

Thank maggief_11
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Excellent service, very personal and friendly service. The food was sublime and freshly cooked in front of us. Most seats are overlooking the kitchen but there is a small table for 3/4 available. Tasting menu with/without matching wines, local produce lovingly produced.

Thank jasi2013
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Saturday 13th May 2017 Just Ten covers sitting round an intimate, horseshoe bar style table watching food brilliance unfold as Noel cooks and prepares before your eyes. Outstanding tasting experience explained by Noel with modest confidence and shared with like minded food friends that we...More

Thank vanessan330
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

This is the place to be. No foams , no fuss , the emulsions were the correct ones as in paint on the walls and the only mist was from the sea. Probably the best meal I've ever eaten. This is truly a great restaurant...More

1  Thank Anthony K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We ate here one half years ago and ever since then have been dying to come back. Major refurbishments took place in the meantime that has made the experience completely interactive. This is one of a kind in North Devon( or Devon)?) I had the...More

Thank Therese M
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We only happened on Noels restaurant by chance while staying in Woolacombe for a few days. Got chatting to the chef/owner and got a good feeling so we booked for his re-opening night Easter weekend. The 9 course tasting menu showcasing locally sourced produce, with...More

Thank frankiedred
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Why isn't this superb restaurant not down the number one eaterie, for the area, on the Trip Advisor site? When I looked, it was way down the list, which is ridiculous when you look at the excellent reviews regularly given. Sure it's not cheap but...More

1  Thank Russell186370
Nearby Restaurants
Barricane Beach Cafe
488 reviews
.47 miles away
The Captains Table
875 reviews
.03 miles away
Watersmeet Hotel & Restaurant
142 reviews
.51 miles away
Bar Electric
244 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Woolacombe Beach
2,651 reviews
.22 miles away
Barricane Beach
151 reviews
.47 miles away
Woolacombe Surf Centre
135 reviews
.06 miles away
Walk - Morte Point Trail
129 reviews
.80 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
1 October 2016|
Response from Simon K | Reviewed this property |
Hopefully NOT!!!! Who would want to eat in a FINE dining restaurant with a small yappy dog there!!! Geez!
12 September 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from DalbeattieNomad | Reviewed this property |
Quite pricey but it is foraged for locally- special occasion place. This is a one off of very high quality and great chef input... That comes at a price. Sorry for late response...
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Street, Woolacombe EX34 7BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 871187
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing