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“Amazing”
Review of Custom House

Custom House
Ranked #17 of 161 Restaurants in Barnstaple
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 6 - USD 19
Cuisines: American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Modern twists on British and American comfort food classics, made with locally and responsibly sourced, fresh, seasonal produce. Barnstaple’s Custom House is a locally-owned restaurant specialising in classic British and American comfort food. We take pride in our mouthwatering menu, using only the freshest, locally-sourced ingredients in everything from our delicious burgers and steaks to fresh fish and Devon-grown salad and veg. What’s more, our amazing ‘Custom-ised’ menu, with a choice of toppings, sauces, sides, rubs and marinades, means that you can personalise your menu exactly how you want it. We specialise in burgers, and with over 1/2 a million different combos, you’re bound to find your perfect match – if your feeling extra hungry, try the Totem Burger Challenge where a place on the ‘Wall of Fame’ beckons if you can take the eat it all!Matt and the team are waiting to offer you a warm welcome, so come along and kick back at The Custom House, Barnstaple’s newest and most exciting eating experience.
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Travelled nearly 200 miles for our holiday and this was the best meal of the whole holiday. Staff were lovely really friendly. Food was incredible not just a regular burger place. We would 100% drive that far just for that meal again!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank amydryden
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Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Booked a table last night for myself and my wife and can not fault the food.
We had nachos as a starter but I would have been happily full after this stunning first course.
I had pulled pork with my nachos and it was lovely and tender and packed full of flavour. The nachos were made on the premises and it made such a difference to a bowl with Doritos chucked in like you can get elsewhere.
For a main I built my own burger, beef and bacon in a brioche bun with Monterrey jack cheese and scotch bonnet and strawberry jam. The sauce(jam) was sensational. A lovely twist that added real depth of flavour, the burger was moist and meaty like you'd expect from a good burger joint.
The service was very good, staff were attentive and friendly and I will certainly be going again especially for more of those life changing nachos!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank beardedaquaman
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Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Great welcome by Matt and the rest of the staff. The food was awesome. Portion size won't leave you needing dessert. Quality of food is 5*. We had a wonderful evening. We would have taken photos of the food but we got a bit excited and tucked straight in. Will be back again soon.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank lucieh458
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Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Beyond the gimmick of ‘build your own burger’ were a few inventive touches. The portmanteau frickle. You know you shouldn’t.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rachaele605
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t booked so tried our luck early on a Tuesday evening, we were told we could have a table but his staff had let him down so he was on his own, we were in no rush so this worked for us! We both had the build your own burger, both of which were lovely, the pimped fries were amazing!!! The wine was great too. All very responsibly priced for what you get! We will be going back very soon!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Chlorw
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