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The Manor House Cafe

70 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9QE, England
+44 1271 864865
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
70 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9QE, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Called in for breakfast on a Monday morning before our journey home at the end of our long weekend away. The cafe was busy with locals, with a lovely community atmosphere, but we were given a very warm welcome. We were pleased to see that...More

Thank Sam_UK_9
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely visit to this little café for afternoon tea. Absolutely delicious. Staff very helpful and friendly. Definitely one to visit if in the area.

Thank Den02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself plus two others were recommended to call at the Manor House Cafe while on holiday in Ilfracombe. It's only a small place, but there was a big friendly welcome to greet us, and make us feel at home. The home cooked food was delicious...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a lovely find. Delicious food, very reasonable and a great chat with the owner who made us all feel very welcome, even our slightly over excited dog! Kids ate every scrap of their lunch and we enjoyed the all day breakfast. Highly recommended

Thank KDCarlton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had breakfast here. Prices were good. Service was quick, warm and friendly. Food was served piping hot. Would certainly recommend

Thank 244sarahj561
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and service. Tea or coffee came with it aswell. The coffee was lovely. Paid extra 65p to have black pudding. Nice friendly staff and owner.

Thank Angiemays
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Dropped in on a drizzly day. It really is the friendliest cafe as advertised even for our dog and the scones were absolutely delicious. Thank you

Thank GrannyC185
Reviewed 25 February 2018

3 nights in N Devon had breakfast here twice. Food was lovely, staff really friendly and would recommend the St Clements Marmalade to buy - so good we will be back when we visit again this year

Thank welshbirdnkw
Reviewed 8 February 2018

We dropped into MHC on Monday 29.01.18 and were still intime to catch the roast Lamd lunch. A healthy portion, not a plate stacked but ample. The lamb was very, very tasty, and so tender you could almost cut it with a fork. Yorkshire puds,...More

Thank Luapi62
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Wouldn’t go again the food was nice but had to wait a while even though it wasn’t too busy not too bad to be fairMore

Thank Lachlan D
JillyMSC, Owner at The Manor House Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2017

Dear Customer. Thank you for your review though obviously a little disappointed with your score. We have been very busy in the lead up to Christmas with our lunches and takeaways. Normally if someone has been kept waiting my staff would bring it to my...More

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Jacqueline H
30 June 2017|
Response from JillyMSC | Property representative |
Sorry only just seen this. We normally take 15 but nearly 16 year olds. So maybe next year
Nicky M
31 January 2017|
Response from JillyMSC | Property representative |
Yes we do welcome well behaved dogs and their owners!, sorry not replied before but do not have computor in shop!! Regards
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 13
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 High Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9QE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 864865
  • E-mail
Friendly High Street Cafe open all year for Breakfasts, Lunches, local Farm Cream Teas and in high season early Dinners. Our varied menu is family friendly from juicy local steaks and burgers to meals for the kids too. Our food is all sourced locally including our Beers and Ciders and we aim for a relaxed atmosphere after your day at the beach or long drive to beautiful North Devon We are also Dog friendly
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