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Sands on the Beach - CLOSED

Saunton Sands Hotel, Saunton Rd, Braunton EX33 1LQ, England
+44 1271 890212
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good22%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
27 Aug 2017
“Convenient for anyone visiting Saunton Sands or Braunton Burrows”
11 Mar 2017
“Outrageous prices”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Saunton Sands Hotel, Saunton Rd, Braunton EX33 1LQ, England
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Reviewed 27 August 2017

The menu is more limited than it was a few years ago, now being dominated (I guess) by the dishes most-requested by families, so there are lots of burgers and chips. Good burgers. Good chips. I chose Pasta Arabiata on each of my two visits....More

Thank TimSharrock
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We visited the Sands cafe for coffee this morning and felt plainly ripped off by the prices. One black Americano and one cappuccino cost £7.00; for basic coffee I cannot see the need to charge prices higher than in London. What's more, they didn't warn...More

Thank 419adp
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The site is wonderful, right next to the extensive beach of Saunton Sands and it is possible to glimpse the sea through the railings that surround the outside dining area. The restaurant is reached by stairs or by a lift. The food is generally rather...More

Thank TimSharrock
Reviewed 1 August 2016

We both had a lovely burger with all the trimmings,the very posh chips were to die for. Lovely location,food well presented and very friendly staff. What more could you ask for and the sun

Thank Adele P
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We were s complicatedpzrtysith 10 adults and 10 youngsters. They coped with us very well and we all enjoyed our food,.A top favourite was the lobster. The view from the restaurant across the sea is super, making eating there a very Good experience.

Thank Gillian F
Reviewed 6 June 2016

We live locally and decided to pay a visit to the beach to watch the D day celebrations there on Saturday June 4th. There was not a lot going on so we popped in for a warming cuppa - wish we hadn't bothered £14 for...More

Thank 2605Jannie
Reviewed 6 June 2016

A beautiful location to find a surprisingly clean and slightly up-market, cafe/restaurant staffed by helpful and friendly staff. I ate here twice over a weekend and can HIGHLY recommend the Makerel open toasted sandwich AND the Smoked Salmon and avocado salad, and to be honest...More

Thank Unevenshifty
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We walked down to the Sands in the Beach from the hotel and it really is on the beach not your usual tatty beach bar more like the kind you would fing abroad.Lovely spot for breakfast lunch or dinner very proffesional fabulous atmosphere of an...More

Thank Sandranicholls0612
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We live locally so decided to treat some friends to coffee and cake / snacks as a thank you for looking after our cat whilst we were away for a few days. The web site states that coffee and 'snacks' are available as are cream...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We have been coming here for years, through several management and chef changes. Usually the food is good, the prices slightly higher than average, great staff and a wonderful view from the patio. There are changes this year; increased patio size which accommodates the new...More

Thank Rob M
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saunton Sands Hotel, Saunton Rd, Braunton EX33 1LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Braunton
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 890212
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