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97 High Street, Ilfracombe, England
01271-867574
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great vegetarian restaurant.

Love this restaurant. Great food - meals, snacks, cakes. Great coffee and other drinks. Friendly service. Clean and airy. Calm atmosphere. Sun terrace at the back. Love it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
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Crawley
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Love this restaurant. Great food - meals, snacks, cakes. Great coffee and other drinks. Friendly service. Clean and airy. Calm atmosphere. Sun terrace at the back. Love it.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Great dinner in a great atmosphere for an absolute bargain price! Would definitely recommend.... Even for non veggie's, just don't forget your alcohol!

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Wales
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015 via mobile

Daytime menu is very typical of any british cafe and is not exceptional. Very dairy heavy vege menu with disappointingly little imagination on the vegan side. Homemade cakes and quiches look good and evening menu also looks good. Nice coffee with soya as standard. No wifi.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Me and my fiance are both vegan and to be honest finding anywhere that serves vegan food around Ilfracombe is a bit of a difficult task so when we found out this place did, we had to give it a go. We popped in just for a couple of sandwiches on the one day (which were yummy) and we noticed... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Set menus on different days. I had soup followed by cannelloni and then treacle tart. Each tested home cooked. Good value. BYO. You will need to book.

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Quirky atmosphere as you are essentially in someones house and bringing your own alcohol adds to the home experience. But the food is good and the menu interesting even if you aren't a huge fan of vegetarian food.

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Yeovil, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

Neither my husband or I are veggie but decided to eat here as the food sounded so nice! We went on a Bistro night which costs £12 and gives you a choice of one each from 4 starters, 4 mains and 4 desserts so excellent value for money. I had a Halloumi salad to start, satay sweet potato bake for... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

If anything could have gone wrong with a meal out, it happened at this place! Rushed into making our menu choice from the second we walked in the door, pretty much verbally abused by the woman (I'm guessing is the owner) on several occasions firstly because she tried to charge my friend £12 for a portion of chips and she... More 

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ilfracombe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

I am not a vegi but every time I go to Grassroots I really enjoy the food. My wife and I went on Saturday night 8th November and it was lovely.

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We have just had the most amazing meal here and I say 'amazing' for many reasons: quality, quantity, price, flavours, etc. We have enjoyed a high-quality Friday night 3-course meal for the amazing price of £13 per person (and this includes corkage - the other bit of the bargain is BYO!) One of us is vegetarian (well, almost) and the... More 

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Address: 97 High Street, Ilfracombe, England
Phone Number: 01271-867574
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
Cuisine: Vegetarian

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  • Address: 97 High Street, Ilfracombe, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: 01271-867574

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vegetarian

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