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Shintori - CLOSED

128 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1TD, England
+44 1271 323238
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good17%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
4 Jan 2014
“Hmmm disappointing....”
15 Dec 2013
“Disapointed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
128 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1TD, England
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1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed 4 January 2014

Shintori's is renowned for it's delicious and ambitious cocktails. I went in earlier for some lunch. The food was an utter disappointment- (I had to send it back because it was cold!) but the staff didn't charge me for it. However the dessert I ordered-...More

Thank cakeandsteaks
Reviewed 15 December 2013 via mobile

Read all the good reviews but felt let down by this venue. Mash was like smash, no veg with main meal and service was slow, stating it was busy downstairs as a reason. Had to ask for cutlery and felt the price paid was way...More

Thank discotents
Shintori, Manager at Shintori, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2013

I am sorry that this is the first I have heard of your disappointment with Shintori, as I would have liked to compensate for your disgruntlement. I apologise that we did not meet your expectations, all comments will be considered in how we can make...More

Reviewed 15 December 2013

We booked Shintori based purely on the TripAdvisor reviews and have to say that we left feeling pretty disappointed. The menu can only be described as confused; is it Asian, English or Spanish? As we had read such amazing feedback on the Xmas menu we...More

Thank Fiona B
Shintori, Manager at Shintori, responded to this reviewResponded 18 December 2013

I am sorry that this is the first I have heard of your disappointment with Shintori, as I would have liked to compensate for your disgruntlement. I apologise that we did not meet your expectations, all comments will be considered in how we can make...More

Reviewed 13 December 2013 via mobile

I am a Shintori regular I absolute love the food, the atmosphere and not forgetting the awesome cocktails! All the team at Shintori are all lovely and so knowledgable and enthusiastic about what they do. Came here with family and friends on my recommendation for...More

Thank lauren O
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

Well decorated unique looking bar. Good range of cocktails and the staff are trained by renowned mixologists. Impressive if you arrange to meet a date there :) They do small Chinese dishes I believe but I've not eaten there.

Thank Spoonios
Reviewed 4 October 2013

All of Shintori’s food is really lovely, but the lunchtime menu is particularly great value for money. Well worth a visit!

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Thank Phil P
Reviewed 3 October 2013

This is a fab place although a little bit off the beaten track at the top end of town. The food is really good and interesting but it is the cocktails we like best. Well worth a visit and easily the most interesting bar in...More

Thank darren j
Shintori, Manager at Shintori, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2013

Thanks Darren, It makes it all worth it when hear things like that! We really appreciate your comments and will keep up the cocktail creations! Many Thanks Clare Pomeroy Bar Manager

Reviewed 6 August 2013

We dropped in on a mid week, at lunch time, but the service was spot on. We hadn't tried a cocktail bar before and had lots of questions, between us we had a selection of foods and some amazing drinks. The bar was quiet and...More

Thank Ruan P
Shintori, Manager at Shintori, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2013

Thanks Ruan, we are glad you enjoyed your lunch with us. I hope your son is well on his way to being a cocktail master in his new job. Many Thanks, Clare Pomeroy Bar Manager

Reviewed 8 July 2013 via mobile

My wife and I ate here mid week for a date night, and we haven't eaten here before. The staff were very friend and gave great advice on food. My wife and I did not know what yo have so the waitress suggested a platter...More

Thank carlmurdoch
Reviewed 21 June 2013

Amazing place, decided to treat my daughter and I to lunch one Saturday after some serious shopping and absolutely loved the place. This was our first visit and will certainly go again, excellent, helpful staff. Fantastic food. Highly recommended.

Thank bethy7
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$7 - US$20
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Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1TD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 323238
Description
Shintori provides Asian fusion food, tapas style.Come and dine in our quirky Grade 2 listed building and graze our many little eats, big eats and sharing platters, all washed down with a naughty cocktail or two!Live music, entertainment and offers on weekly.
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