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The Boardwalk Bar & Restaurant

The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
01271 871351
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (20 reviews)
“moules” (9 reviews)
Open Now
09:00 - 22:30All hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went with my my brother on a Friday eve and had a delicious well presented Thai curry that had a beautiful melange of flavours. The view of the bay is fantastic if you can get a seat by the window.

Thank amoorcro
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went for birthday celebration. Staff had decorated table and made me feel very special. The food was wonderful especially the risotto. ... service was excellent. . A must visit place...

Thank Nichola2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

First the good bits, 4 of us had a drink on the terrace with the dogs, fantastic views over the beach, the weather was poor but that's not their fault ! Once again there was Proper Job on draft, a decent pint and at £4...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

table for two with a sea view, we had a 3 course meal and couldn't fault anything. good service and great beer. A little pricey, but you get what you pay for, will definitely go again.

Thank garymitchell60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A step up from the Red Barn - little changed from our last visit 5 years ago - however not the special treat it once was - food & service good, but little atmosphere on a quiet Sunday evening. Views as stunning as ever. We...More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the restaurant after reading the reviews and a recommendation, we arrived quite late but was advised that the kitchen was still open and serving. My husband and I both went for the burger, we started with some bread which was really fresh and tasty...More

Thank hollyReading.Berks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we tried the boardwalk whilst on holiday in woolacombe the food and service were very good, we would go again if in the area.

Thank keith s
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant several times over that past few years. The food is always very average and the service unbearably slow. Last night we were the only table in there and had to wait 30 minutes for our puddings, one turned up under cooked....More

Thank Jason F
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Nothing bad to put here. Food was exceptional and came very quickly. We went quite early on a saturday evening and it was empty! Granted the weather was poor. Seevice was lovely and they had a good selection of drinks to go along with the...More

Thank Luke D
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We usually go to the Red Barn but fancied a change. We weren't disappointed. Much better quality food here and a lovely relaxed atmosphere. Our waitress was lovely. Views from the restaurant stunning. No screaming kids or smelly wet dogs! Awesome :-) Lamb was very...More

Thank Walkbikeruneat
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Questions & Answers
22 October 2016|
Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, both outside and in, obviously they must be on a lead and are not allowed in the main dinning area but you can sit and eat in the bar area. Woolacombe is a great place for dogs nearly everywhere we went was dog... More
amanda l
16 June 2015|
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Response from Addison1234 | Reviewed this property |
You can from tesco or asda or sainsburys Although we are not part of the apartments we also are happy to deliver cooked meals to your room. Just pop in and see us upon your arrival. Thanks the Boadwalk team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Groups
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: 01271 871351
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