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The Captains Table

7 West Road, Woolacombe EX34 7BW, England
+44 1271 870618
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (22 reviews)
“prawns” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (25 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7 West Road, Woolacombe EX34 7BW, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Lovely food, friendly service & a varied menu to choose from. Well worth the 2 hour walk from Croyde!

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 4 days ago

The board outside advertised fresh crab when available so we ordered 2 fresh crab baguettes. We were not served fresh crab, it was some kind of disgusting crab paste with an inch thick of margarine spread! Quite revolting. We were informed that there would be...More

Thank KLFBournemouth
Reviewed 5 days ago

Food freshly cooked,staff very friendly.service excellent.very clean.couldn't fault anything.Food was very tasty

Thank babybruford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped off here one evening for something to eat. Cheap and cheerful but closes at 9pm. Might be better for lunch

Thank TedGB_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attentive staff, very friendly, and beautiful food, what more can you ask for.. lovely view from upstairs, and clean toilet facilities.

Thank MrsMoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Every time we visit Woolacombe we make sure we eat here. The place never fails to offer the best service, tasty food to cover everyones taste and stunning views of the sea. As well as opening all day and into the late evening, they now...More

Thank Woodcock1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I took the family here whilst on holiday. Really nice breakfast with table service. Staff are great.

Thank diane752010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited two or three times during our trip for cream teas, lunch and a meal and on each occasion we were not disappointed. Would recommend, staff was friendly and courteous.

Thank Francis M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff friendly, we arrived just as they were allowing lunch orders to start. Friendly guy dealt with us, but the food was disappointing. Took ages and yet when it came one of the meals was only lukewarm. I believe it was waiting for the other...More

Thank Darryl B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A smashing little restaurant. Real seaside atmosphere. We had lovely dinner, I had the moules which were lovely, my wife had fish. I finished with a knickerbocker glory which was legendary. Reminded me of seaside holidays years ago. If we return to Woolacombe this will...More

Thank Roger1939
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2 September 2018|
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Response from Trevor M | Reviewed this property |
There were a couple of dogs inside when we visited and there are covered outside tables
24 July 2017|
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Response from WoolacombeRestersant | Property representative |
Hi, Last orders are 9.pm every night, Yes our Chefs can cater for the vegan diet, Many Thanks.
21 March 2017|
Response from WoolacombeRestersant | Property representative |
Hi, We are really pleased you have enjoyed your previous visits with us, Yes we are now open every day until the end of October, we look forward to seeing you during your holiday in Woolacombe.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 West Road, Woolacombe EX34 7BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 870618
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CAF'E / RESTAURANT, Serving Breakfasts , Lunches, Light Snack's , Cream tea's and Evening Meals served all day every day,Catering for Families to surfers. Child friendly, Group bookings available.
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