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Hele Billy's Bar & Restaurant

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26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
+44(0)1271 866488
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12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great meal

Dined here with the family to celebrate our wedding aniversary whilst on holiday. Excellent food in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Good service and very pleasant staff

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
Stuart H
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Dined here with the family to celebrate our wedding aniversary whilst on holiday. Excellent food in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Good service and very pleasant staff

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

Busy Restaurant had to book to guarantee getting in i had the pork hock if you have this do not eat before going loads of meat well cooked and still juicy and tender red mullet starter just as good two kids and a vegetarian all had great meals .would go again

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Came here whilst on holiday. We had a very warm welcome and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The food was delicious and reasonably priced, and there was a very nice atmosphere, I would definitely go here again

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

I visited here with my family of six plus dog. Very friendly smiles greeted us and welcomed in our dog to a carpeted perfectly comfortable clean bar area. Little packs of cards with quizzes, family fortune type questions and more were an entertaining touch. The menu was quite expensive for a large family but at least we had the benefit... More 

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Berkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

So good we went back. Great menu with amazing choice. Cooked to perfection and served by friendly, smiling, happy to help staff.

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Horley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Perfect atmosphere, and great value for money. Staff very friendly, nothing too much trouble. Not rushed..just a lovely evening. Can't recommend enough!! Oh and the sea bass was amazing!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We found Hill Billy's using Trip Advisor, we were looking for a Sunday roast . We booked online for 5 adults and a dog. The Sunday lunch was great value also the deserts were very nice..The rest of the menu also looked great with a lot of choice and some lovely home made food.The staff were friendly and every order... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Really good food. friendly atmosphere and accept dogs in part of the bar. The crackly pork was amazing. Large portions. Went twice in our 4 day stay in the area. Would definitely go back.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

What a fantastic restaurant and excellent value for money. I had the best lobster in garlic and butter I've ever eaten! The staff are really friendly and all the food I saw in our large group looked amazing! Can't wait to visit again. Also must try there cocktails x

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2015

A lovely place for a family meal, friendly staff and the portion sizes are great. The sea is also on the door step to walk off the great portions! Will be returning for sure when next in town.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44(0)1271 866488
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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