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Lilicos

3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
+44 1271 372933
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (110 reviews)
“chorizo” (15 reviews)
“paella” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We arrived at 8.45pm on a Tuesday evening and seeing the place only served food till 9pm, we thought we’d be turned away but pleasant waiter said it was OK and offered us a choice of tables. The menu is authentic and extensive. We ordered...More

Thank Deb B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly and warm atmosphere, great staff, amazing food. Ideal relaxed meal with friends. Perfect for sharing.

Thank dturner40
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Customer Thankyou for your review it really is much appreciated,great to hear that you enjoyed the food,atmospher and the sharing experience at Lilicos.Hope to see you in the near future. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in before visiting theatre. Ordered a selection of dishes. I ordered mussels checked they were local Appledore mussels, mussels arrived later than everything else apologies from the waitress unfortunately they were awful very pale almost grey didn't look or taste very nice sent them...More

1  Thank Helen A
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Helen Thank you for your review,i remember the night in question as i was cooking.Your party came into us as a table of 3 and as i was led to believe from the waitress you were on a schedule so i did try to...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I first ate here my friends and I ordered some tapas to share which were quite pleasant. Some of the plates being quite generous portions such as the paella. The food was good... Maybe we ordered well on that occasion. I returned a couple...More

Thank BaileyCoo
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Customer Thank you for taking the time to review us and I apologise that your experience with us wasn't as enjoyable as last time. I would be very surprised if we had used a microwave to reheat the pasta but will definitely check with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've heard a few people recommend Lilicos to me and I decided to pay a visit with my mum recently. We felt so welcome by everyone that worked there who were so helpful and lovely! We had the paella (which was incredible, and so filling!)...More

Thank gmarie101
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your review it really is much appreciated,so nice to hear positive feedback from other customers as well,and great to hear you enjoyed the atmosphere as well as the tapas Look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind...More

Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Family meal. A great selection of Tapas, all very nice. The Paella is amazing and would definitely recommend it. The atmosphere is great, staff attentive and friendly. Good selection of drinks and draughts. Only reason it’s not a 5* was the difference in timing of...More

Thank Ash S
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 3 April 2018

Dear Ash Thank you for your review,we do aim to try and send a selection of dishes to the table for you to start sharing,then send the rest out at a leisurely pace. We always appreciate feedback and as mentioned the vast majority of dishes...More

Reviewed 27 March 2018

Very well placed at the edge of town centre. Comfortable chairs, varied menu and good service with reasonably priced food.

Thank b0bm37
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2018

Thankyou for taking the time to review it is much appreciated,so glad you like the varied menu and prices.Hope to see you again soon Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We like tapas so we tried this place looked at the menu and the paella jumped out at us and what a good choice it was look at the photo. Hope will come and try again. The staff were so helpful and nice would recomend...More

Thank Fred P
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Dear Fred Thank you for taking the time to review us, it really is much appreciated. So glad you enjoyed your meal with us and great to hear we may see you again in the future. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We’re on holiday down in Devon & chose Lilicos from trip advisor comments & ratings. We booked for 7pm but were 15 minutes late as my satnav took us elsewhere, no problem though, a warm friendly welcome & a reserved table greeted us. I’d imagine...More

Thank Nick H
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2018

Dear Nick Thank you for your review it really is much appreciated.Always great to hear that you enjoyed the food and especially the hospitality shown by our staff.I will pass on your kind words to the team. Thanks again for taking the time to review...More

Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Came for evening dinner after many recommendations from friends. We had a couple of drinks in the bar area beforehand and were well tended to by very polite staff. In the local Wetherspoons you can expect to wait 5-10 minutes, but here there were more...More

1  Thank 95SJH
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Dear Customer Thank you for your review,it is great to hear that you enjoyed the cocktails,food and atmosphere at Lilicos.Good to hear that the mistake was dealt with correctly and without fuss. Your feedback means a lot and is greatly appreciated and I will pass...More

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8 January 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi Dave Apologies for the slow response,we are open,i will book you in now if that is okay Thank you for your booking and look forward to seeing you. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda
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michellecoles21
3 January 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi Michelle We do have a disabled toilet which is situated in our restaurant.Access can also be made through the restaurant into the main bar as the entrance up the step is a little awkward for wheelchair access. Anything... More
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Bungy C
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Response from Always-on-the-level | Reviewed this property |
9am - 11pm mon - wed 9am - 12am Thursday 9am - 1am Friday & Saturday Closed on Sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 372933
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Description
Tapas offering in a Lounge Bar enviroment great choice of lunchtime specials,lunch and brunch to cater for everyone. Great choice of Coffee craft beers and cocktails.
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