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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” (23 reviews)
“prawns” (23 reviews)
“sandwiches” (27 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
7 West Road, Woolacombe EX34 7BW, England
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1 - 10 of 1,183 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Never disappointed. The food, the staff, incredibly incredible. Will surely be telling the gang about this little gem.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 7InchLandlord
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Shame they close during winter. Great food. Delicious food, & good service. Looking forward to the opening next year. ......

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank anonprivate2018
Reviewed 12 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Tom B
Reviewed 11 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank KLFBournemouth
Reviewed 10 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank babybruford
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TedGB_13
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank MrsMoo
Reviewed 1 October 2018

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

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Woodcock1
Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

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

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank diane752010
Reviewed 29 September 2018 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.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 455francism
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2 September 2018|
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Response from 343trevorm | 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
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
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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