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St James Tearoom

24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
+44 1271 863215
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Cafe, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here for a cream tea and we were not disappointed a big scone with a generous pot of jam and clotted cream, my wife said it was the best scone she had ever had! now that is saying something you could not get...More

Thank keith s
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I ordered a omelette which was good but the salad that came with wasn't that good My partner ordered a jacket potato which again was good but the salad let it down

Thank Dean F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Another visit to this delightful tea room,very busy today but this didn't stop the owners being helpful ,friendly and supplying top class cream teas as usual . We have been returning to the establishment for many years and the quality never fails to tickle my...More

Thank villager22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are in Ilfracombe or generally North Devon you have to go to St James Tearoom and experience the homemade fresh delights from Andy and Jennie. The service is impeccable, so friendly, so accommodating, gorgeous food and at such great value. All ages and...More

Thank rachel21032017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely friendy place. The food is absolutely superb and the portions are generous. The prices are very reasonable and the service is second to none.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Every time we come to Ilfracombe we have to visit this tearoom. The owner and staff are friendly and chatty. The tearoom and garden, which is mainly undercover, is pretty and old fashioned. The food is amazing, the sandwiches are packed with filling, the coffee...More

Thank TraceyBicester
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and service highly recommended Highly recommend the cream teas and the children really enjoyed the animal scones. The scones were freshly baked. Excellent service - would definitely come back

Thank Samantha-m2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a cream tea for my son's birthday faith some friends here and it was absolutely delicious. Best scones I've ever had in England. Home made and very fresh. It was such a lovely place. Friendly staff and very cosy atmosphere. Will visit again.

Thank Yatasha F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Scones made fresh daily, best we had during our week in Devon (and we had quite few!) Plenty of jam and cream, lots of tea...excellent. Other diners' food looked good too, but we were there for a treat!!Staff very friendly,chatty and efficient. Great experience, highly...More

Thank Bezza730
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We regularly come to St. James Tea Room because we know we will have great service and wonderful food. The crab sandwiches on tasty, fresh granary bread complete with salad and crisps, plus a large, warm home made scone with lashings of cream and jam....More

Thank rosalindlayland
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Hi, I would like to give a recipe for wheat/dairy free cake to the very nice lady here but do not get contact details. Do you have a phone number or an e-mail for this business?
18 April 2016|
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Response from nancy609 | Reviewed this property |
Thank you so very much this is so very kind of you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863215
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