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7 The Bistro

7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
+44 1598 753302
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sea bass” (17 reviews)
“scallops” (18 reviews)
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little restaurant was within less than 5 minutes walk from our accommodation. It has a pleasing "French style" lay-out and design and was recommended by the owner of our accommodation. So an obvious choice on a wet and chilly night. Service was both friendly...More

Thank barbarajohns2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We brought 7 family members with us to help celebrate our Pearl Wedding Anniversary. From the moment we arrived the attention to detail could not be faulted. The food was second to none as was the service. A wonderful way to celebrate what for us...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017

Our second visit to this delightful little restaurant. My husband was really pleased to see his favourite, tournedos rossini on the menu. You so rarely see it these days. Personally I sampled the creamy garlic pasta dish. Both were delicious. It is quite a small...More

Thank denise247
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Ate here with my son and his girlfriend. I have to say it was some of the best food I have eaten in a long time. It was faultless. Luckily for me I am local so I will be back.

Thank Bev Q
Reviewed 31 October 2017

This is a delightful restaurant, with first class service. The staff were exceptionally helpful - and fun too! The food was absolutely delicious: we both had the sea bass, which was beautifully cooked. Would recommend this restaurant to anyone: I'm only sorry we don't live...More

Thank Pasmas
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely meal. My mushroom tartlet was lovely and tasty. I was a bit disappointed with the Beef Stroganoff. The meat was a bit tough and the sauce too runny. The rest of the group had great meals. Service was really friendly. Very...More

Thank Cairokid
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We found this restaurant on our first night in Lynmouth, it was so welcoming and the food/drinks were great, after trying other restaurants during our stay we returned on our last night, we were not disappointed in fact it was even better, the lady is...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The people who run this restaurant are very friendly and attentive. Excellent choice of wine and food menu. We had very enjoyable evening with excellent food and service. We visited this restaurant the end of September 2017 and luckily was able to reserve a table...More

Thank valuer777
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Me and my wife really enjoyed the food and atmosphere at the bistro and the owners were very friendly and welcoming ,we stayed just up the road from bistro ,so what a great find we had on both a great b&b and restaurant virtually across...More

Thank Chris R
Reviewed 29 September 2017

On a cold, rainy night my husband and I slipped into 7 The Bistro. Only two people were working this night, the server and I assume the cook, but everything went smoothly. Our coats were whisked away to dry while we were seated at a...More

Thank Cheryl M
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David L
23 October 2016|
Response from Adolf-von-Droitwich | Reviewed this property |
They served my 6 year old grandson when we dined there in 2014. Perhaps yours could use a false beard next time.... oh, and don't order the chicken nuggets. Dead give away that.... ;-)
David L
23 October 2016|
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Response from leriche | Reviewed this property |
Oh you surprise me - guess that would drop my rating ( even though our daughter has grown up & fled the nest) we were there a as a couple & enjoyed it but why not the children too !!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$24
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753302
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intimate dining experience the restaurant has a fresh new look without losing its charm and warm welcoming atmosphere. Our ethos remains the same, "dine at your leisure". Your table is yours for the evening.
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