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The Oak Room

14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
+44 1598 753838
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (277 reviews)
“meatballs” (41 reviews)
“patatas bravas” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I have eaten here a number of times and the food is good although it is easy to run up a big bill. On the last occasion we tried to eat there we phoned up and booked with their answer machine no mention they were...More

Thank woodyone2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner and chose the tapas. A great selection of very tasty food. Very friendly and helpful staff. Really enjoyed our meal.

Thank Trail176027
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Delicious and varied tapas, stunning desserts, good wine and a relaxing ambience. What more could you want?

Thank HayleyJaneRowe
Reviewed 16 October 2018

We dined here on two occasions and cannot fault the service or the food on offer. The menu is reasonably priced and of high quality. We thoroughly enjoyed the fayre.

Thank Wayne R
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Last visited here when on holiday in 2012. Menu very similar, but it works, so why change. Leather chairs also unchanged and looking ripped and shabby. Lovely tapas starters. Main of chicken in a lovely sauce, but the meat was dry. Aubergine main good. As...More

Thank Gaddspam
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

this place was one listed as recommended by the owner of the apartment we were renting. Its name throws you off the scent somewhat as the food is largely Spanish / tapas and very good too. We both had veggie options, an aubergine dish preceded...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed 2 October 2018

We ate here on two consecutive nights (out of a three night stay). The food was excellent, the staff attentive and friendly, but not over-so as sometimes happens. Didn't appear to be any problems booking, even when busy - they managed to fit us in...More

Thank NG009Martin
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Smallish eating spot so you advise to book your table. Food very good and nicely presented on posy slate platters, Only criticism the very small surface area tables become tricky when food is presented on a flat slate with no rim to prevent sauces etc...More

Thank Y2446YZstevens
Reviewed 1 October 2018

On arrival the restaurant was very busy and we had not booked. The staff could not have been more welcoming or accommodating and promised to keep us a table while we finished drinks at a nearby pub. Every dish that we tried was tasty and...More

Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to go with friends as they serve tasty shareable tapas. All of the ones we had were good.

Thank Adiona
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynton
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753838
The oak room is a relaxed tapas bar and restaurant, serving authentic tapas, main course, delicious desserts and great wines.
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