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Ye olde globe

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Pit Hill | Near Ilfracombe, Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SG, England
+44 1271 882465
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Richmond, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

The Globe was chosen as the setting for a surprise family 70th birthday party. It's a lovely old village pub, full of history and couldn't have been a better choice. The carvery was delicious but most of all the staff were so helpful and accommodating and even didn't mind all the family dogs joining in the celebrations! It was a... More 

1 Thank heleninham2017
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Family booked the pub for a suprise 70th. The staff were amazingly accomodating, kept the pub open for us, provided a wonderful carvery with the best cauliflower cheese i have ever tasted and allowed us to bring our 5 dogs. Very good value for money. So very pleased with an amazing afternoon. Couldnt fault it.

Thank Nathalie B
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

Step back in time to log fires and stone floors and a very warm welcome at The Globe. Short winter opening hours but worth a visit for the friendly staff and great pub grub.

Thank 864annie
Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Visited 3 times during our weeks stay in Berrynarbor 1st we dined in the restaurant area as it was our wedding anniversary, had a 3 course meal that was absolutely superb. Went twice more just for our tea couldn't fault it. Gracie the young lady working in there couldn't have been more helpful and friendly. Would definitely recommend this very... More 

Thank lyngra65
Bedford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Ye Olde Globe is a genuine 17th century pub in an even older building in a very pretty village. On a cold October evening it the wood burner was very welcome. The pub is not open all day and we were the first in the evening, but it soon filled up and it had a lovely village pub atmosphere. The... More 

Thank 641julieer
Pilling, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

An Inn dating from 1675 but prior the working cottages leading rise to a truly wonderful place to dine. A 400 year old cobbled floor so polished it's smooth - lots of original parts of building still exposed - the quirkiness well utilised...... Food good quality and quantity home cooked. Good selection available and staff attentive. Steak/kidney and ale pie... More 

Thank iainbinmore
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

When on holiday, just love unique and memorable experiences. Ye Olde Globe Inn .fitted perfectly .Eating a beautiful meal in a business dating from 1675 an inn converted from 3 former cottages, flooring 400 years old .with a well under the dartboard area ,truly different. Take your time to view the antiques and curios not to be found in any... More 

Thank John D
Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Pretty shambolic front of house....could not find a wine list and the menus showed the ravages of the season and previous diners dinners. However the chef/cook did rather better than we expected from the first experience....starters were good and my steak delicious. Despite initial misgivings I enjoyed the meal and would be back when next in Berrynarbor.

Thank CNF215
Warrington, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

I'll start off with my one negative before moving onto the many positives....we arrived at the pub around 5:20pm to find the doors locked. The website and the opening hours on the pub doors state that it opened at 5pm so I phoned the pub and no one answered. We had a hungry baby in the back of the car... More 

Thank Charlotte061287
Bungay, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were staying on a nearby caravan site and heard good reports about this establishment so we and friends decided to book for Sunday lunch. As a party of 8 we expected a bit of a wait but it was so well worth it. Staff friendly and couldn't do enough to make sure we had everything we needed. The food... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 20
Bar, British, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pit Hill | Near Ilfracombe, Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe  >  Berrynarbor
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 882465
Traditional Village Pub based in the heart of Berrynarbor. Serving good food and fine ales. Family friendly and dog friendly.

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