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Barricane Beach Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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We are a small beach cafe, during the day we serve a selection of freshly made baguettes, ciabattas and homemade cakes and by evening (from June until September) we serve authentic homemade Sri lankan curry whilst you sit on the beach watching the sunset. Curry is served from 5pm -7.30 every evening that the weather is dry.
US$5 - US$13
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Cafe, Asian, British, Sri Lankan
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
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Reviewed 1 January 2019 via mobile

We love this place in summer, had another excellent curry supper here as the sun set, kids played, no better place to be

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank west107
Reviewed 5 December 2018

Barricane beach will always remain in my memory for sentimental reasons. In 1986 I had the good fortune to have intimate relations with a local rustic maid on this very beach on a balmy moonlit night. I returned to find the beach itself unchanged but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
4  Thank kevbutnobacon
Reviewed 4 November 2018

We live in North Devon and love to pop along to Barricane on a Friday nigth during the summer to enjoy a curry. The food is great, it's cheap and the location is amazing. Take your own beers and some folding chairs and you're guaranteed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank willtopps
Reviewed 30 October 2018

The staff were so helpful & served our freshly cooked food quickly even though they were very busy & had adapted the meals to suit all our families choices.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BoardingPass824700
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Queue at the hut down the steps. Eat on the beach or at the tables outside the hut. Splendid curry with accessories. Food served "until 7pm or supplies run out". Queue can be very long, but well worth the wait. Parking on the road hard...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Lester Z
Reviewed 21 September 2018

By 5 pm the queues were forming and the aroma from the cooking was enticing. While the curries were not especially hot they were very tasty and we all (adults and children) completely cleared our plates. Of course, after a number of hours on the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
2  Thank PatandGuy
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Good Sri Lankan chicken or veg curry with rice reasonably priced at £10. However we drove all over Woolacombe looking for it, as the satnav postcode given is miles away and useless! Its actually 200 yards north of the tourist info office (at the crossroads)...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Paul113
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

This place is breathtaking, the views are stunning and the food is superb. I can not recommend it enough to anyone. We were treated so well and everyone is so friendly. If I could give it 6 out of 5 I would

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank peteandjanet2018
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Food Well cooked and presented , right on the beach you can eat at the tables or take away and eat on the beach brilliant .

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John N
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Wow, what a fabulous find! take a blanket, a few beers and eat a delicious curry and watch the sun set. serves 5-7, I went at 5 and there was no queue. plus I went in September but I have heard of queues in the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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30 September 2018|
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Response from marlenebaker | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so. We went a few years ago around october half term and it wasn't open then
17 August 2018|
Response from stacey k | Property representative |
Hi the curries in the evening are both dairy and gluten free :)
2 August 2018|
Response from stacey k | Property representative |
Hi yes our curries are dairy and egg free too :)
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