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St James Tearoom

24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
+44 1271 863215
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Best place in ilfracombe for an amazing cream tea and lunches. Great value for money. Have heard it has been sold so gutted about this. Made sure we had a last cream tea before we left

Thank Lisa O
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Our family of 4 plus our dog visited this lovely tea room to try our first ever cream tea. It was beautiful! 3 of us had the cream tea and our daughter chose the chocolate fudge cake which was massive! Very friendly man Andy kept...More

Thank Claire R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myself, hubbie and daughter had a lovely afternoon tea here, and daughters scone came shaped as a animal (a nice touch). Would recommend

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped in here for a cup of tea and were tempted to try the cream tea. We are so pleased we did as the scones had been cooked fresh that afternoon and were delicious, the best ever. All food is prepared fresh on the...More

Thank Colin-P500
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a quick cream tea as the place was closing, the owner was very friendly and squeezed a group of 5 in which was really kind. The fruit scones were light and buttery and topped with cream and jam, just divine! Very reasonably...More

Thank K_Ngo82
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go to Ilfracombe every year and have for about 12 years. We return here every year and the owners are almost like old friends and the food is always fresh and my wife and daughter adore the freshly made cakes and scones. You will...More

Thank movealong123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always pay a visit when in town. Homemade quality cakes and puddings. Nothing more relaxing than to sit and enjoy a sandwich followed by a pudd whilst the little birds hop about looking for a crumb or two. Stay off the apple crumble, that's all...More

Thank HarryLime1944
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Please read other reviews I have left for St James. They have been excellent and full of praise. Everything was as lovely as ever. Food and service and a friendly welcome and a biscuit for new dog Gracie. Over the last few visits Andy has...More

2  Thank dingleflasher
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visit this lovely, quirky tea room every time we come to Ilfracombe (and usually multiple times). The staff are lovely, friendly and very efficient and the food is great quality and reasonably priced. I absolutely love the cheese and pickle sandwiches and the cream...More

1  Thank Ellie249
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for some lunch on a lovely visit to Ilfracombe. We received a warm welcome and the owner quickly found room for our party of 6 plus dog! Sat at the front of the tea room on the patio area, it was a welcome...More

1  Thank Laura G
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Response from nancy609 | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863215
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