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Adele's Cafe

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8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX349EE, England
01271 867238
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Friendly and prompt service. They do specials advertised on a board outside and we had the bacon and Brie baguettes and eat them sitting outside the Ship and Pilot pub opposite with a drink. Tasted great.

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

me and my family were looking for a place to sit down and have some lunch, after walking past this cafe and having a lovely smell of cooking hit us in the face we decided that this is where we wanted to eat, and oh my goodness what a good decision it was. Staff were lovely, the cafe itself was... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Having got to Ilfracombe early for a boat trip, we popped onto Adele's for breakfast and what a breakfast. The food was excellent and arrived quickly. Nice to have decent sausages. The staff were very friendly. Will definately be back.

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Luton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in Combe Martin, which struggles to open at 10am and is virtually closed on Sundays ! Wanted a good breakfast to set us up for a long drive home. Went into Ilfracombe and found Adeles. Great stuff. Polite. Clean. Nice décor. Full English + mug of Tea for under a fiver and very good. I can highly recommend... More 

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Thank Grin G
Leeds
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49 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying at a hotel near by, which didn't include breakfast in the price so I took the opportunity to pop into Adele's and i was glad I did. I had the straight full English and it was as good as any as I have had anywhere and better than the vast majority. Nothing fancy, just good quality food,... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Called in a purchased a cheese and tomato and a prawn and mayo sandwich on white bread. Both were made in front of us. The filling was plentiful and the bread really fresh. Great price, great sandwiches.

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Thank Rick_Goold
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Freshly made great selection of food, very nice staff, dog friendly place. What else do you need? I would love to come back again at my next visit in Devon. Highly recommend this cafe to everyone who would like to have a Devon cream tea or a fresh lunch in Ilfracombe.

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Thank Judith222
Newport
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife came in to grab some lunch, greeted by a member of staff who was very polite and helpful once we ordered our meals they arrived pretty quickly and were absolutely lovely and the price was good to. It's a lovely relaxed sea side theme which is done perfectly and all the staff are friendly and the... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Called in here to grab lunch for a boat trip. Food was made on request and bacon cooked in front of me as opposed to sat on a hot plate waiting for sale. Good sized portions and very happy with the price. Very polite staff that made me feel like a regular customer. Will definitely be calling in on my... More 

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Nuertingen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

on our Visit to Ilfracombe we had a couple of breakfast at thi nice little cafe. The staff are very friendly and helpful. If ever we come near Ilfracombe again we will have breakfast at Adele's

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Cafe, British
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX349EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: 01271 867238

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