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The Terrace Tapas & Wine Bar

62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
+44 1271 863482
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (237 reviews)
“meatballs” (36 reviews)
“fondue” (16 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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1 - 10 of 754 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went on a Saturday night and was worth booking. It had a good selection of vegetarian food though the mushroom dish could have done with more than one mushroom (though it tasted good!!). The gin is great. Good value and friendly staff

Thank reevefamily2016
Reviewed yesterday

Picked up a tripadvisor card as I left on Saturday night so here's my first ever review :) This place is awesome. I have been here a few times over the years and always enjoyed it. This visit was for a family birthday and we...More

3  Thank shelb1e
Reviewed yesterday

This tapas restaurant came highly recommended from a friend as the one of the nicest restaurants in Ilfracombe. Arrived on a bitterly cold night, but were greated by a warm welcome from the staff in this well heated restaurant. Great selection of wines which is...More

4  Thank wooller94
Reviewed 4 days ago

We haven't been here in a while but this place has definitely got better . We had the endless tapas we nearly made it to the end of the sheet the salad dressing was the best we have had in a long time we had...More

4  Thank ptktpt
Reviewed 4 days ago

After a beautiful day walking the North Devon coast path we'd worked up a bit of an appetite. With so many restaurants in Ilfracombe to choose from we opted for this one with their all you can eat tapas menu. £16.95 you can't go wrong!...More

2  Thank chambers42t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food, staff and surroundings are all good. They even remember that we like the cheese fondue - not on the menu.

1  Thank wiselady1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a quiet meal with friends which we had chosen the Endless Tapas option, this includes several items from the menu and you take it in rounds to finish them. The customer service from staff was brilliant, checking up often to make sure you...More

6  Thank Connor F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a lovely evening here on our last night in lfracombe! Very friendly and accommodating staff, especially a young waiter on his second shift! food was delicious, so much that we ordered more! can recommend the lamb cutlets, lush!! Everything was freshly cooked and...More

5  Thank jackoWrexham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The type of relaxed dining we like back home, chilled. Friendly staff, relaxed atmosphere food was great, and all cooked fresh. Jumbo prawns (gambas?) were amazing, and the sea bream too, oh and the squid. Everything real good, even the bread which was soft n...More

5  Thank griffithst22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Living locally and regularly having visited the Tapas Bar throughout the years never ever had I had an issue hense going back multiple times.However this time would be our last. Firstly we were seated and waited over 20 minutes for anyone to acknowledge us to...More

Thank Jodie S
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Questions & Answers
26 August 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hello! Yes! Dogs are very welcome in our bar area and on our terrace. They always get offered a special treat too 😊
3 May 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Tony, Thanks for your enquiry. If you're missing tapas we have plenty of authentic Spanish tapas to choose from. With regards to dogs, we welcome all well mannered dogs in the bar and terrace areas only, where we also... More
11 February 2015|
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Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Steve Yes we offer loads of gluten free dishes, gluten free breads & we can adapt any dishes where ever possible, you can see our current menu on our website- all our gluten free dishes are annotated with GF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 66
Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863482
  • E-mail
Family run and family friendly tapas and wine bar serving 30+ traditional Spanish tapas dishes. With set menus, endless tapas deals, a childrens menu, not to mention the vegetarian and gluten free options there's plenty to choose from. We have a full bar, with wines, cocktails and even a gin Y tonica menu. With the orginal Victorian dining room, bar and outside terrace we are able to cater for 80+ guests. WINTER - Thursday to Saturday evenings from 6pm SUMMER - Tuesday to Saturday evenings from 6pm (includes bank holiday Sundays) If we haven't exceeded your expectations, please tell us first and give us the courtesy of putting things right for you, rather than simply posting a negative review.
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