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62 The Bank & Bar 62

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62 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1HG, England
+44 1271 324446
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Came here for lunch on a quiet Saturday, was not too busy but we felt the kitchen must have been stretched! My friend had the nachos which she did not finish, the salsa and guacamole seemed like old El Paso! My gammon was watery and chewy, needless to say I could not finish it! Sadly would not return.

Thank Happydevongirl
London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant has a nice decor, friendly staff and simple but good food. Perfect for an evening with friends. Prices are extremely reasonable.

Thank Michelin72
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely staff, food not to good, nachos we're okay I had the fillet stake and for £22 it was over priced for the what I got as it was to charcoale and my partner had the chicken fajitas and the was to chewy and the veg was chicken sloppy and grease but overall okay just overpriced

Thank Courtney B
Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely love this restuarant, it has to be one of our favourties in Barnstaple with the perfect location to pop into town after the meal. The food has always been incredible each time we have eaten here and the staff are so welcoming & friendly.

Thank 92Jessdow
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best restaurant in Barnstaple, the food is outstanding with a good choice on the menu, the staff go out of there way to make your dinning experience is 5*... I wouldn't eat anywhere else..

Thank Serena R
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33 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic restaurant .. lovely food and great service .. and friendly staff .. it's a little expensive but the food is top-quality so can't moan to much . Highly recommend for couples or people on a date .. 5⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

Thank Brett-lara S
Bude, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My daughter and I popped in last Monday for lunch and were totally impressed. The gentleman who greeted us was very friendly and helpful and gave us a choice of seats. The restaurant was fairly busy but we were waited upon quickly and we ordered two fabulous lunches - freshly prepared and generous portions. Good value for money and loads... More 

Thank Gerri S
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry 'The Bank', we arrived early but large orders elsewhere made our mere table for two, poor relations. Not cheap, ok food and service, poor Irish coffee (we cancelled order in the end). All in all, I'll take our £82.00 elsewhere next time.

Thank Jennyfrombarnstaple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent lunch from varied menu and well presented. The service was very good and the staff cheerful and attentive. Diners cannot help noticing the 400 year old ceiling - absolutely amazing! Will certainly be returning.

Thank Mike B
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked for a Saturday evening and the place was very busy including large party tables. This made for erratic service due to their large orders. The Menu was fairly extensive and ranged from home made burgers to game casserole as well as various sea food options . Starters were in the £6 to £7 region and Mains from £10 to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $44
British, International, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Boutport Street, Barnstaple EX31 1HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 324446
Situated right in heart of Barnstaple is 62 The Bank, a bistro with a great atmosphere and fabulous food. 62 The Bank is a wonderful place to get together with friends to enjoy exceptional food and drink. No wonder it has gained a reputation as one of the best restaurants in north Devon. Our team of chefs are dedicated to creating a mouth watering menu featuring delicious dishes inspired by different cuisines from around the world. Take your pick from exciting recipes including seafood pancakes, steak fajitas, succulent ribs, local mussels, duck breast with blackberry jus, not to mention our famous char-grilled burgers and our new set menu.. Here at our Barnstaple restaurant, we use the finest seasonal produce from local top quality suppliers in the south west. And our tempting dishes are perfectly complemented by our selection of fine wines and our fantastic new range of 40 house cocktails. With its vibrant welcoming atmosphere, 62 The Bank is somewhere you and your friends will want to linger, even if you only pop in for a coffee, a snack or an early evening cocktail. The glorious ornate plasterwork ceiling will take your breath away. It dates back to 1620 and in more recent times this wonderful building was a high street bank. This historic building has now been lovingly restored and has become a real focal point for the social life of Barnstaple. Find out more about the story of this amazing building.

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