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The Capstone Bar and Restaurant - CLOSED

St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
+44 1271 863540
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible25%
26 Aug 2014
“Best thing for it.........”
31 Jul 2014
“this place has closed down”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Italian, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 26 August 2014

Good for the general public that the restaurant and hotel have closed - stayed and ate here - terrible experience all round - cannot for the life of me understand where the good reviews came from - "Steaks that melt in your mouth" - Not...More

Thank Dave W
Reviewed 31 July 2014

have eaten there is the past [for over 25 years] it has recently been taken over ,went to book atable on the 31st of july and was shocked to find it closed and advised by alocal it sup for sale

Thank BigrossPorthcawl
Reviewed 26 August 2013

I don't know what it is with this place but it's nuts. I hope the owner of this restaurant reads this and knows what his/her staff are doing to their profits. There are a lot of restaurants in Ilfracombe, I'd say avoid this one unless...More

5  Thank BodnessBoo
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We visited during their happy hour - 6-7pm 2 pizzas for £15. we entered and were seated at 6.40.....we were not served until 7 at which we were told the offer was no longer valid. After arguing that we had been seated 20 minutes earlier...More

1  Thank startsky07
Reviewed 20 July 2013

We visited this restaurant on a Saturday evening there was only two other tables in and a couple ordering pizza to take away. We (2 adults and a child) got a table, paper menus bought over, waitress came over and took our order we ordered...More

Thank lulubell14
Reviewed 1 June 2013

One of the worst places we have ever stayed. The food beggars belief. Do not believe the website. There is no fresh fish. Excuses are offered as to why you can only have pizza - or beefburgers if you're really lucky. It is processed frozen...More

Thank Cheryl W
Reviewed 9 September 2012

good meal and great portions, have to agree with the others grab a steak - lovely i like mine medium rare and it was cooked to perfection as was my wifes well done (?)

Thank kevin s
Reviewed 6 August 2012

To be fair, this was the ONLY restaurant we could fine still open at 9pm and they were happy take us. Generally one of the reasons we like to visit the coast is to eat fish and seafood. There was none available, so we settled...More

1  Thank AnonWiltshire
Reviewed 28 January 2012

The best steak ever! Really good ambience and the friendliest staff.

Thank arifa50
Reviewed 22 November 2011

Very basic menu e.g. sausages and mash and not very warm. Wine was good. Service was excellent.

Thank Sheila J
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$16 - US$33
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863540
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