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The Rock House Harbourside Restaurant

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Manor Green, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
01598 753508
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 20
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  • 21
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  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Could be so good!!!

We have eaten here a long time ago but because we were staying in Lynmouth we thought we would have a trip down memory lane .We were met by very nice staff we had a drink and I asked if we could book a table for later that was not a problem we were even shown a nice table by... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 9, 2015
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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

The setting is second to none, the service was friendly, the food was really great, enjoyed it very much. I had the Lobster with saffron risotto which was wonderful. Book a table though as only has about 8 tables !

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

We have eaten here a long time ago but because we were staying in Lynmouth we thought we would have a trip down memory lane .We were met by very nice staff we had a drink and I asked if we could book a table for later that was not a problem we were even shown a nice table by... More 

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Blagoevgrad, Bulgaria
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

We stopped here for a tea and scones and for a view of the harbor. The place is wonderfully decorated on the inside, and you can get a very nice view of the harbor and beyond from their yard. The tea and scones were about as good as your typical fare, but the service was lacking. The two young fellows... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We went in for a late lunch (Wednesday 8th July) as it was a cold day. There were 2 unaccompanied children sitting at a table chatting in loud voices in a language I didn't recognise, and they didn't seem to have any drinks or food on the table. Strange! There was also a member of staff doing office work on... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Good fish and chips and vegetarian option (mushroom risotto) served in a great setting, next to the sea, with great views of Lynmouth Harbour.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

I spent a few days in June,and stayed in one off the rooms,i found it bright and well furnished,and clean. I also eat in the restaurant ,evening dinner,I found the food was very good,and the staff very pleasant and helpful.I would certainly visit again,its in a beautiful location over looking the harbor ,with sea views from all the rooms, I... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Not a very pleasant lunch, staff grumpy, food overpriced and greasy, no baby changing facilities, on asking we were just told 'no'- not ' no sorry we don't but you can use another room' or anything similarly helpful, just no, clearly babies aren't that welcome.... We were given the wrong meal after a very long wait which wasn't a problem... More 

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We visited for lunch. Lovely sunny day and sat in the garden. Went in to order to be told they had had a power cut.....couldn't take our order in the first place because they seemed unable to take a slip of paper into the kitchen. Anyway, finally ordered and waited. They gave us a spoon with our number on. Eventually... More 

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Tetbury, United Kingdom
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155 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

11 of us stopped for lunch. Sad but true is the fact that whilst the food was satisfactory the customer service was far from it! We appreciated that there had been a problem with the electronic till but to be told they couldn't take a order to the kitchen - not even with pen and paper- was absurd. And then... More 

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Great Torrington, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Came here for lunch on a hit Saturday, however we didn't stay as there was 1 person serving drinks and the queue was out the door and 1 serving food and were told the wait was 1 and half hours!!!! Also at 12 on a Saturday they had run out of thatchers on tap, and apparently other drinks too. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Manor Green, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: 01598 753508

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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