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Hele Billy's Bar & Restaurant

26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
+44 1271 866488
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork neck” (13 reviews)
“fish pie” (16 reviews)
“sunday roast” (8 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

We came here during our stay in the huts nearby, the restaurant is very homely, good music and fun little trivia games dotted about! The food was lovely good portions and reasonably priced, the wine measures were very generous too! The service was very good,...More

Thank renegade11
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was nice and friendly, the food was lovely and it wans reasonably priced. And right near he beach for a walk afterwards.

Thank emma duttz
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

visited on a Thursday night, Caribbean night! Rum cocktail to start was very good indeed!!! Both me and my husband had the taster platter, £21 each and well worth the money! We had about 5 different items but the goat curry and saltfish in particular...More

Thank jackoWrexham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here twice this week and were extremely pleased with the food and the service. The staff were so friendly and we enjoyed our conversations with them. Highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Kate J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I dined twice at Hele Billy's in the last week - it was great! The food is just fabulous - I had the fish stew and then the fish pie, and my husband had a burger and then sausages! The first time...More

Thank SarahW3007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We return here 2 or 3 times a year for the great food and friendly service and it's brilliant that its open all day. My partner and I don't like to eat late so it's great that you can turn up at 4 in the...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly welcome, staff were very nice. Food was delicious, the children especially liked the chocolate fudge cake! Lots to choose from so something for everyone.

Thank Niki Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were recommended to come here by The Channel Vista Guest House staff and the recommendation was a good one. The staff were friendly and the food was fantastic. The service was fast and the place warm and welcoming. Would recommend eating here definately.

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited a few times and have had great meals, we had different meal each time and was not disappointed, it really is excellent home cooked food and all the staff were very friendly and were interested in the customers, they also did their...More

Thank Hazel G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a table half an hour before our walk to the beach. We were welcomed with a smile and a table was reserved for us, as requested, in the window. Our meal was excellent and served promptly. Definitely recommend the spag bol and gammon....More

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25 March 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Corrine45 | Property representative |
Yes, they are allowed in one side of the restaurant, so please let us know when reserving a table. Thanks Barbara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 866488
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