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Thomas Carr at The Olive Room

56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
+44 1271 867831
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The room in the B & B was a lovely size at the top of the house with a roll top bath. My husband and I used the location for a cycle weekend away using the local cycle paths. The owners were very welcoming and...More

Thank d0nnah7
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Visited Thomas Carr at The Olive Room whilst staying in North Devon for a week. Best meal I've had in a long time. Welcoming staff, very knowledgable about the menu, unpretentious dining room with the perfect atmosphere. The food was amazing, every ingredient could be...More

Thank Marky_Mark1969
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a la carte 3 courses at £50 per head .The 7 course is £80 . There is good choice although with a seafood bias and when one of our party asked for a risotto without tempura mussels because of a seafood allergy the...More

Thank andywestonwebb2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had an amazing anniversary meal, we had the tasting menu and it was lovely. The staff were great very friendly and very knowledgeable about what we were being served.

Thank Hazel G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited here with friends and had the best 7 course tasting menu ever. Each course was just super delicious in it's own rights, none of us could name an outstanding dish as they were all outstanding. The service was also excellent. We are so lucky...More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well I would love to say we got an opportunity to sit in and eat but we didn't so I can not even give a review on the food, I can only review on the manor it which I was spoken to on the phone...More

1  Thank Lilkentkitchen123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly service, amazing food, very well presented. Combination of flavours is thoughtfully conceived.

Thank Campbell O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed the 6-course vegetarian taster menu on Thursday evening. The food and service were both wonderful. Whilst we were in the restaurant for over 3 hours, we didn't feel time had dragged at all. We can honestly say it was the best meal we've...More

Thank Dave m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing food. Considered the tasting menu with 8 dishes, but decided to have 3 courses each with no duplications, so still managed to try 6 of the dishes on the taster menu. Food was absolutely fantastic, the flavours really intense. Staff very friendly and knowledgable....More

Thank Sandy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was taken here as a birthday treat, and one i will remember for a very long time, for all the right reasons. Perfection on a plate, is the only way to describe this meal. On arrival, you are greeted with a smile, by very...More

Thank Nick L
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Questions & Answers
Gideon Z
14 July 2017|
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Response from cosmo_kilham | Reviewed this property |
I think you would need to call and ask.
Mark Y
5 April 2017|
Response from happyholidaygirl059 | Reviewed this property |
I have been away no holiday so sorry for slow reply. I do not know if the restaurant is open then but they should be as it is a Thursday - you need to crack on and book though they get very booked up
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 18 - USD 49
Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 867831
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