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Hele Billy's Bar & Restaurant

26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
+44(0)1271 866488
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Ranked #8 of 92 Restaurants in Ilfracombe
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Found this little gem purely by chance whilst out walking the dog. Called in for lunch as it was a pet friendly establishment. We eat out a lot and have trouble finding somewhere that has a good choice of meat free meals. There were 5 fish choices as well as several vegetarian choices. My husband who is a meat eater... More 

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Devon
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

6 of us had a celebration meal in December for sisters birthday. We love this place, not easy to get booking (so busy - and understandable s o) The extensive menu at such good prices, the atmosphere, but for me , the outstanding service given by all the staff, nothing is to much trouble, you feel valued, wanted, and you... More 

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Booked a table for 5 last might which was our Christmas meal. The whole restaurant had been decorated beautifully with fairy lights. Our table was laid lovely. Staff were fantastic no faults at all. Nothing was too much trouble. We had starters mains and sweets. Can't fault any of it. Definitely recommend the sea food platter and steak. Wine was... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Came here on Saturday night with my boyfriend as we were staying at beach cove and wanted somewhere in walking distance so we could drink. Do glad we chose this place. I had winter chicken and my bf had shin of beef. Both amazing. Service great and really nice friendly atmosphere. Then had treacle tart which was seriously yummy. Really... More 

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Faringdon, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

It was our last night staying at Beach Cove and we decided to go for an early dinner. 2 minutes walk down the road we had 2 choices; Hele Pub or Hele Billys. We choose Hele Billys as Hele Pub looked a bit too much like a locals pub. We didn't book a table as didn't think we'd need to... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Hele Billy's has a fantastic atmosphere. The staff are friendly and can't do enough for you. The good is delicious and are excellent value for money. Please visit.

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

No point repeating all the good views, ditto! Excellent Meal on Sat evening 1/11/14. We made a last minute reservation and were accommodated! Though I would recommend booking early. I'ts a tight space and they work it well. Food very good, and excellent service, very professional.

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Bristol
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed three splendid courses, each one well presented and absolutely delicious. Staff are lovely, friendly, courteous and efficient. No need to say more; perfect.

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Ilfracombe
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49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I visit this establishment regularly and it has recently been renovated. I chose the fish stew off the early bird option and didn't regret it one bit. With a portion of sweet potato chips and onion rings it went down well. King prawns, mussels, squidy things and cod in a tomato sauce it was lovely. My wife had the home... More 

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Ilford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Our last night staying in Hele Bay was finished on a high due to the experience of dining at Hele Billy's the food was exquisite, tasty, piping hot, fresh and well presented. The warm welcoming relaxed atmosphere made our evening even more special and the service was first class. The restaurant is modern and reflect its location. We highly recommend... More 

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Additional Information about Hele Billy's Bar & Restaurant

Address: 26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
Phone Number: +44(0)1271 866488
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
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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