Lynton restaurants and places to eat.

Part of your vacation is finding great places for food and drink.  There are many great restaurants and places to eat in Lynton the surrounding areas. Some really excellent places to eat are just a few minutes walk of Highcliffe House.  However, if you're willing to drive or take a taxi, there are some great pubs offering really exceptional food.

You may be looking for something special for lunch, or romantic in the evening.  We've eaten at most of them and very happy to share our experiences with you, before you make a booking.  Call Neal or Jason to discuss your requirements.  If you want to read some TripAdvisor reviews before you book, click here to find each place.

Fine Dining

If you're looking for Michelin star or fine dining restaurants, there are 4 within 30-40mins drive of Highcliffe House, located in:

  • Kentisbury - The Coach House @ Kentisbury Grange (Micheal Caines)
  • Ilfracombe - La Gendarmarie
  • Ilfracombe - Thomas Carr @ The Olive Room
  • Ilfracombe - The Quay (Damien Hirst)

Check out their credentials on the Mitchelin Home Page

Oak Room | Lynton

The Oak Room

The Oak Room is located in the centre of the…

Nartnapa Thai Kitchen in Lynton

Nartnapa Thai Kitchen

A quaint cottage in Lynbridge just along Lyn Way. Experience…

The Nook | Lynton

The Nook

The Nook is located in the centre of Lynton next…

Vanilla Pod in Lynton | Highcliffe House

The Vanilla Pod Bistro

The Vanilla Pod Bistro is located just past the Crown…

Charlie Friday's Coffee Shop | Lynton

Charlie Friday’s Coffee Shop

A great little award-winning place for great coffee, delicious cake…

Fox and Goose at Parracombe

The Fox and Goose

The Fox and Goose at Parracombe Very popular with Highcliffe…

7 the Bistro | Lynmouth

7 the Bistro

Located in Lynmouth, 7 the Bistro offers offer a varied…

The Rising Sun | Lynmouth

The Rising Sun

The Rising Sun The restaurant at the Rising Sun is a…

Bath Hotel Lynmouth | Highcliffe House

The Bath Hotel

The Bath Hotel Located in Lynmouth near the waterfront, The…

Hunters Inn Exmoor

Hunters Inn

The Hunter’s Inn at Martinhoe A beautiful place for a…

The Coach House at Kentisbury Grange, North Devon.

The Coach House

“The Coach House by Michael Caines, is a culinary experience…


La Gendarmerie

“La Gendarmerie is housed in Ilfracombe’s stunning old police station…


11 The Quay

11 the Quay The restaurant is situated in the picturesque…


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