Great Places to Eat in Lynton & Lynmouth

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

You may be looking for something special for lunch, or romantic in the evening and we're happy to help you find the perfect place. We've eaten at most of them and very happy to share our experiences with you.  Call Neal or Jason to discuss your requirements.

If you want to read some TripAdvisor reviews before you book, click here to find each of the places listed below.

The Oak Room

The Oak Room is located in the centre of the…

The Crown in Lynton

The Crown Hotel and Pub

Lee and Rachel would like to welcome you to the…

Nartnapa Thai Kitchen in Lynton

Nartnapa Thai Kitchen

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

The Vanilla Pod Bistro

The Vanilla Pod Bistro is located just past the Crown…

Charlie Friday’s Coffee Shop

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

The Picnic Box

The Picnic Box is the perfect place to get delicious…

Fox and Goose at Parracombe

The Fox and Goose

The Fox and Goose at Parracombe Very popular with Highcliffe…

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…


Exceptional Dining

Pyne Arms

(East Down, on the way to Barnstaple) 01271 850055


(Dulverton, Michelin) 01398 324007

Masons Arms

(Michelin 2020) (Knowstone, South Molton) (furthest drive from Highcliffe)01398 341231

The Antidote

(Ilfracombe, Michelin) 01271 865339

1873 by Thomas Carr

(Ilfracombe, Michelin) 01271 867831

(Please note: The Coach House by Micheal Caines, at Kentisbury Grange, is no longer a Micheal Caines restaurant)


Local Taxis

Lyn Valley Taxi: 0790 7161 666
Riverside Taxi: 01598 753442


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