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Prince of Wales

2 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lasagne” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
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2 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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1 - 10 of 94 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate and drank here a couple of times and was never disappointed. Gets a lot of people in at night time and quite loud but it's a really great atmosphere. The staff are very welcoming and always asked if we were enjoying our stay.

Thank John H
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

My partner and I popped in for a spot of lunch,whilst on a long weekend away. What a lovely little find. We both had lasagne, which was accompanied with chips and salad. It was full of flavour, of a good portion size and great value...More

Thank Nadia M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We must have visited on a bad day because this Pub was instantly forgettable this week. I did a recce to see if we could get a tea meal and my husband a pint. Supposed to be a holiday and hospitality region, no atmosphere and...More

Thank Aequanimitas J
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Once again we had our annual lads and dads weekend away. Ilfracombe was chosen again, on the Friday we had a few in the Prince and then went to another pub nearer the harbour ( the one with the view) at half ten they closed...More

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 6 June 2017

we were staying in Ilfracombe and both wanted to watch the UEFA champions league football, we wandered into this pub as we noticed the football was being shown on their TV, so pleased we did, it was filled with all the locals and the atmosphere...More

Thank kimmybabes42
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Went there on Saturday. Although quite busy, we found it very friendly and welcoming. Good value beer. Very good food and reasonable prices. All in all, a very good traditional pub with a local atmosphere

Thank rustinmetro
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I have just returned from a very pleasant few days in Ilfracombe and the staff at the prince helped make it, they treated me like a old friend even though i was a stranger, made me feel very welcome, lovely character pub, with wonderful people,...More

Thank strompy
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Staying in Ilfracombe for a few days my wife and I chanced on the Prince of Wales pub. In we went out of the cold and wind and discovered the most amazing welcome, so much so that the following day we went back to watch...More

Thank bombomCardiff
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Spent Saturday 4th Feb in here, watching football and the 6 Nations well into the evening. Friendly people, good beer, just watch your head on the low beams!! Nice to see proper pubs still around.

1  Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 February 2017

EXCELLENT IN EVERY RESPECT - THE IDEAL ALTERNATIVE TO WETHERSPOONS The Prince of Wales at the bottom of Ilfracombe Fore Street is now the best pub we have visited in years. We had a meal from their board, with chips and gravy. It was hot,...More

Thank pamela h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
Description
A friendly welcoming country Pub/Restaurant with a warm atmosphere. Children and pets most welcome. Large parking facilities, walled beer garden. Sunday Carvery and Specials Evenings. Fine Real Ales & home-made food. Excellent walks amongst beautiful scenery in the area.
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