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The Boardwalk Bar & Restaurant

The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
+44 1271 871351
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
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Reviewed 15 November 2017

Four of us dined for a Birthday celebration. Although the restaurant was quiet, everything was great from the service to the food to the wine! I have visited on numerous occasions & this was my favourite visit to date! We shall return!

Thank MsDaisy08
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a beer. Awful. Flat, sour terrible pint. Tasted like it had been festering in dirty lines for days/weeks. It’s a crime how bad this place has become!! You couldn’t hand pick a better setting for a bar/restaurant if you tried!! Right on...More

Thank Liam198686
Reviewed 13 October 2017

It was Average the restaurant . The staff was limited wanted you go quick the lunch was expensive and the location had too many steps for old people.

Thank topclimber
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Visiting Devon we ate here one evening and really enjoyed having a table by the window and looking out at the surf. Food was really good - mules frites for me and lamb for the rest of my family. Some very good traditional deserts too....More

Thank jeddie44
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

We would probably have gone to the Beachcomber for lunch but it was full up. The Boardwalk looks a bit more upmarket but seemed to lack a bit of character. Great view of the beach but the menu was a bit limited. The food was...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 15 September 2017

You can get an authentic Thai every Friday and a'la carte during the week. Under new management and it looks like they have got it right. Parking is a pain in the summer but easy in the winter. Saying that I turned up on my...More

Thank wishinwashin
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

The food was banging! The views were delightful! The atmosphere was exciting! Belly pork with mash was spot on. Very well priced for the high quality of food.

Thank Nathe R
Reviewed 28 August 2017

we had to wait around quite a lot, when we first arrived when we need serving etc.. The food was mainly well cooked, quite expensive and a number of dishes were unavailable. The waitress was rushed off her feet doing a great job but she...More

Thank XXXdearegv34728
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The ambience of the restaurant would be greatly improved if the lighting was more subdued in the evening. There were candles on the tables but unfortunately these were not lit. Service was slow at times. The menu was quite varied although disappointingly lacked a grilled...More

Thank Jimmy12345678910
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent relaxed atmosphere, plenty of kids but all very well behaved . All staff are lovely and genuine

Thank Dominic A
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Questions & Answers
21 October 2016|
Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, both outside and in, obviously they must be on a lead and are not allowed in the main dinning area but you can sit and eat in the bar area. Woolacombe is a great place for dogs nearly everywhere we went was dog... More
amanda l
15 June 2015|
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Response from Addison1234 | Reviewed this property |
You can from tesco or asda or sainsburys Although we are not part of the apartments we also are happy to deliver cooked meals to your room. Just pop in and see us upon your arrival. Thanks the Boadwalk team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 871351
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