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Zenas Restaurant - CLOSED

1 Market Street Square, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
00441271 378844
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Price range: $10 - $20
Cuisines: Mediterranean
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Good for: Bar scene
Description: Nothing beats a touch of local flavour, especially when it comes to our food. Our produce is sourced from local producers and suppliers, so you'll see only the freshest food makes it to your plate at The Courtyard.

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English first
North Devon
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Food was not good - very limited choice. Decided on fish and chips - the fish was tiny and the chips were inedible.

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Notts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

This eatery is now called The Courtyard which can be very confusing to visitors to the area who have never known it as Zenas. We found it by chance on a very wet day and had a great lunch, my bacon and Brie sandwich was one of the best I have tasted. I would definitely recommend this bistro and go... More

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Reviewed 4 April 2013 Have just visited The courtyard (again) for a light lunch, under £10 per head with a glass of red wine, Stefan the charming head waiter always adds to the pleasure of the meal and is worth his weight in gold for any restaurant, Waiters like Stefan are all too rare in todays world. The food at... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013 via mobile

I was recommend by a friend to go there and I love it . All the foods I like , reasonably priced , excellent service by the team . I know how hard it can be , looking forward to the refurb and I hope this restaurant has a great summer . Ps . Keep a good stock if Camembert... More

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West Country
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Visited last night with about 30 colleagues to thank them all for a great year. Everybody loved the atmosphere, the great service and a really nice balanced menu. Some great food, everybody loved the presentation of each dish. The Sea Bass was a great success! The volume of emails today from colleagues who had a great time would indicate that... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Have just visited Zenas (again) for a light lunch, under £10 per head with a glass of red wine, Stefan the charming head waiter always adds to the pleasure of the meal and is worth his weight in gold for any restaurant, Waiters like Stefan are all too rare in todays world. The food at Zenas has never disapointed us... More

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Barnstaple, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2013

Really good place for lunch, with good, simple food. Good atmosphere, good service, excellent moules.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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74 reviews 74 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

When this restaurant was run by Zena it was superb! The new management was always going to find it hard to live up to Zena's reputation, but I think that they have done very well. The food is excellent, the portions are generous and the prices are good. The atmosphere is nice, and the service is quick and friendly. I... More

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North Devon
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20 reviews 20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

I have eaten here as a local quite often. The restaurant appears to be under new management but with the same head waiter 'Stephan'. When Zena ran this establishment I would have recommended it without hesitation. My visit a month ago was 'OK' ; service was a little lax without Stephan on duty, however, today it was back to 150%... More

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

went for coffee with friends and they had stopped doing cakes to go with it. used to be lovely choice of cakes at one time so now we go elsewhere.

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Additional Information about Zenas Restaurant

Address: 1 Market Street Square, Barnstaple EX31 1BX, England
Phone Number: 00441271 378844
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
Cuisine: Mediterranean

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