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62 The Bank

62 Boutport Street, Barnstaple, England
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Ranked #19 of 103 restaurants in Barnstaple
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Eclectic
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Worthing, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 NEW

we chose this restaurant as it looked quite chic and would be ideal for lunch. We should have been on guard when the lady in front who had an assistance dog who was arranging a meal was told that the dog could not accompany her. She soon dealt with this by aquainting the waitress with the rules on such circumstances.... More

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Exeter
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Me and my partner went here for his birthday meal. Both extremely happy with our choice of restaurant as the food was amazing (piri chicken combo and the vegetable and cream pancake!) we had a lovely meal, a few drinks and it was actually very reasonably priced despite what week were anticipating :) will defiantly be back. Thanks! X

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Hertford, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

From the outside 62 The Bank looks inviting, and might possibly be part of the hotel next door; I can't say because I didn't ask. Inside it's airy and spacious with well placed tables, and there was a warm welcome from the young waitress. It was a late lunch at around 2.00 pm, but there were still quite a few... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us, its very helpful to hear when we haven't got things quite right!, So we can make sure we don't have any omelettes resembling tortillas in the future. Please accept an apology from myself and our head chef as this should have not happened. We urge yourself and all of our customers... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

My pregnant wife and i,booked a table last,to celebrate our wedding anniversary,as on the very rare occasions we go for a meal out,we always try because of the excellent service and fantastic food,and last night we had the same again,thanks to the Bank we had a very enjoyable wedding anniversary meal

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, your positive comments about our service and food really are very much appreciated. We're glad to hear that you had such a lovely time on a very special occasion!, and we hope to see you again soon with the new addition to your family. Best Wishes The Manager 62 The... More

Broadway, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We hadn't booked on a Friday night. We were welcomed and the service was second to none. Food also excellent with a menu to suit everyone. Not the cheapest but worth the money!

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review us!, your positive feedback really does mean alot to myself all of the team. Not making a booking on a Friday evening is certainly a risk, but rest assured that we will always go the extra mile to accommodate you. It is very rewarding to hear that you thought that our service and... More

London
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Whilist visiting Barnstaple for the day stopped off for lunch. Found the staff to be friendly and efficent. Food was good and arrived quickly. Only negative would be the toilets which were quite dated.

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to write you review, you positive feedback and constructive criticism is, and always will be valued. We are pleased to hear that you found our service "friendly and efficient", it is always rewarding to hear such comments. With regards to our toilets, our Gentlemen's facilities have been refurbished in February of this year, with our... More

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Took my 11 year old daughter and her friend. They wanted to sit on their own, with adults at a separate table. Their waitress was excellent, chatting to them and making them feel grown up. We all enjoyed our meals.

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to write your review, it's great to hear that you and your daughter enjoyed your lunch with us, and it is always rewarding to hear such positive feedback for our team. We hope to see you all again soon!! Kind Regards The Manager 62 The Bank More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Very dissatisfied with our lunch today 3 out of 4 of us thought our chips were cold, the chicken tasted like it had been cooked on the same dish as fish previous it was all poor quality no tomato on one garnish , four of us will never go back to the bank barnstaple

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for taking the time to write your review, your feedback is very impotant to us. We are very sorry to hear that yourself and your party were dissatisfied with your lunch. It is unfortunate that your unsatisfactory meals were not brought to our attention at the time, had we been made aware of this,... More

Ware, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Ate here twice as the menu is so good and the quality of the food was superb. Staff efficient and friendly. Will always eat here when we come to Barnstaple.

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

Thankyou for taking the time to review our restaurant, your feedback really is valued, and very much appreciated. We look forward to seeing you again in the future. Best Wishes The Manager - 62 The Bank More

Bristol
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I have to start by saying I have always loved 62 The Bank, I have been going there for over 10 years and have never had a bad meal or problem there until last night. We went to The Bank for a meal and drinks at 7pm. The first round of drinks arrived promptly and waited a reasonable time for... More

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BrendHotels, Manager at 62 The Bank, responded to this review

We would like to thank you for your very loyal custom over the past 10 years, it has been valued and always will be very much appreciated. We are very sorry to hear that your experience on saturday did not meet the high standard that you have come to expect our restaurant. We do not expect our staff members to... More

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