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Adele's Cafe

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8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
+44 1271 867238
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San Francisco
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36 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Dog friendly cafe, something which you don't find often. Lovely vintage feel and the food was local produce and great quality. Service was wonderful and quick. Little gem which is worth the trip, whether it's breakfast, lunch or just a snack

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Thank Sarah D
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Love Adele's, best breakfast in Ilfracombe, lunches too, freshly cooked, great staff, clean & welcoming.

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Thank BA P
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Whilst staying at Ilfracombe for a few days we discovered Adeles for coffee initially then returned later in the week for a lovely breakfast. During the meal the cafe filled with workmen and holiday makers to give a great atmosphere.

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Thank BARRY1945316
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Small cafe, so struggled for a seat but glad we waited, as food was fresh and tasty. I had veggie breakfast and really enjoyed. My husband and others had the full English and they could not fault it. Clean and tidy and service was relatively quick. Would recommend and will be back.

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Widemouth Bay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely food served piping hot and quickly. The waitress (dark skinned with tattoos) was lovely and friendly. Breakfasts for a fiver! Would highly recommend

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Thank Andy R
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

I ate here twice and sat in. The all day breakfast was very nice so to the ham, egg and chips. The service was speedy and the staff were welcoming and friendly. Im not sure i liked the dogs welcome though...

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Thank Simon B
Dudley, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Just stopped off for a sandwich for lunch and as ham salad sandwiches go it was at the top of the league bread and fillings fresh and tasty the staff were friendly,nice and relaxed so much so we decided to have our breakfast there on our last day this was not just a fry up but a darn good fry... More 

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Thank albert h
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Lovely cafe at the harbour, food really tasty reasonably priced. Staff are lovely, even when rushed off their feet and faced with picky eaters are extremely welcoming and friendly. Highly recommended.

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Thank gemma.duck84
Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

visited Adele's mid morning for a breakfast, the seats were comfy and by the window. plenty of choices on the menu and great service. Well worth every penny.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Went into Ilfracombe today, and stopped at Adele's for lunch. We ordered an All-day breakfast, two Cheese Omelettes, a Latte and a Pot of Tea for two. The all-day breakfast was beautifully cooked and it came with toast and butter. The cheese omelettes were the best that I have ever had. They came with chips and salad. There was a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 867238

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