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Adele's Cafe

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8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
+44 1271 867238
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Ilfracombe for the first time a few months ago and discovered Adele's Cafe on our first morning. What a great little place, pleasant staff, decorated in the theme of a seaside beach cafe. The all day breakfast is delicious - I would highly recommend this as place to start your day 😄

Thank joy3645
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016 via mobile

We didn't do breakfast at hotel we chose to just have breakfast when we were out and about. This cafe was so nice we went back again. One of our grandchildren does not eat cooked breakfast so had cereals and toast which was good. Staff were friendly and helpful.

Thank Elaine P
Reading, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Adele's Cafe is the place to go for breakfast in Ilfracombe, it's also about the only place that's open at 7:30am. Ideal if you are going over to Lundy as we were. Very good prices and excellent food. Friendly staff and atmosphere. They also do a all day breackfast along side a cream tea in the afternoon.

Thank Kayjay200
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

On what can only be described as a rainy day we found this cafe and were lucky to get a seat as there was 5 of us, The menu caters for all ages and is at affordable prices, The food was tasty and fresh. Also it was very clean and tidy,

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San Francisco
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Dog friendly cafe, something which you don't find often. Lovely vintage feel and the food was local produce and great quality. Service was wonderful and quick. Little gem which is worth the trip, whether it's breakfast, lunch or just a snack

Thank Sarah D
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Love Adele's, best breakfast in Ilfracombe, lunches too, freshly cooked, great staff, clean & welcoming.

Thank BA P
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

Whilst staying at Ilfracombe for a few days we discovered Adeles for coffee initially then returned later in the week for a lovely breakfast. During the meal the cafe filled with workmen and holiday makers to give a great atmosphere.

Thank BARRY1945316
Berkshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

Small cafe, so struggled for a seat but glad we waited, as food was fresh and tasty. I had veggie breakfast and really enjoyed. My husband and others had the full English and they could not fault it. Clean and tidy and service was relatively quick. Would recommend and will be back.

Thank dorosweet37
Widemouth Bay, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

Lovely food served piping hot and quickly. The waitress (dark skinned with tattoos) was lovely and friendly. Breakfasts for a fiver! Would highly recommend

Thank Andy R
West Sussex, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

I ate here twice and sat in. The all day breakfast was very nice so to the ham, egg and chips. The service was speedy and the staff were welcoming and friendly. Im not sure i liked the dogs welcome though...

Thank Simon B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, British
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Broad Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 867238

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