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The Angel

British, Contemporary
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23 Church Street, Ilfracombe EX34 8HB, England
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Possibly the best kept secret in Devon, fabulous food, great service. Never rushed or bothered. We will go as often as we can !

Thank C2637HNjohnd
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want great food with a real home cooked quality this is the place to visit. This combined with the restaurant's charming Victorian interior and the friendly service made it a very pleasant evening for us.

Thank Maximus55
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely warm welcome from Alison& Carol. Good range on the menu. Excellent main course. We had rib eye steaks, cooked to perfection, accompanied by fresh veg and opted for a Madeira sauce which was very nice too. Desserts ... wanted to try them all really ! settled on trio of chocolate... mmmm . Wouldlike to go again. You do need... More 

Thank GAIL L
Surrey, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very friendly helpful service (our waitress did admit to being bit nervous as still learning, usually in the kitchen) The menu was varied with something for everyone the food was spot on, lovely flavours and plenty of fresh veg and potatoes. Shame we where on holiday otherwise im sure we would be regular customers.

Thank jillsI1624WF
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

I always knew the angel had a good reputation for good honest food. ..but tonight I was amazed at how good it really was! We booked a table for 8 people quite late in the evening and was expecting to be rushed in to ordering, as most kitchen staff like to be finished by 9.30 😉 But no.....they were amazing!... More 

Thank kooandnoel
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Think yourself lucky if you get to eat here. food good. service excellent. I'll be reserving my table soon.

Thank wiselady1950
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

What a find. We visited on Saturday last and the whole experience was exceptional. Superb food , superb atmosphere and superb service. Thank you to the Hobbyists.

Thank 172cjx
Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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156 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015 via mobile

This is a lovely little quiet and feiendly resturant! The food is amazing! A must to visit a lovely little find to be away from Busy resturants and have a romantic meal for two!

Thank Angiemays
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015 via mobile

We had the restaurant recommended to us locally. The restaurant is run as a 'hobby' by the owners but don't let that worry you at all. Ilfracombe is just about closing down in October & we were the only ones eating in the restaurant that night which meant that the place did lack atmosphere. The menu is well balance with... More 

Thank rocketdog_blog
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I like everything about this restaurant, the food, the wine, the service, the price - I can't fault it

Thank globetrotterLondpm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
British, Contemporary
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 Church Street, Ilfracombe EX34 8HB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: 441271866833
We are open Friday and Saturday nights at 7.00pm but are happy to open other nights for bookings. The restaurant tends to be quite popular so we advise booking in advance to avoid disappointment. If require any help or assistance please don't hesitate to call us on 01271 866833.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?