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The Terrace Tapas & Wine Bar

62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
+44 1271 863482
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (269 reviews)
“meatballs” (38 reviews)
“fondue” (15 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have just visited on our first night of holiday and have had an amazing meal. After fine dining in London last night this tapas was on an equal par. Fabulous service and super delicious food, couldn’t recommend enough for an easy, relaxed, fancy meal...More

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visited here on Thursday 7th June (and I’m so glad we did) probably the best tapas we have ever tasted. So much choice and options to pick from. They have a wide gins and cocktails too! What’s not to love? They offer unlimited tapas...More

2  Thank Emily E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were supposed to be in Spain this week but due to my husband having an operation we were unable to fly, so booked a road trip which included Ilfracombe as we had never visited here as a couple. While researching the area found this...More

2  Thank Liz N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Terrace was recommended to us and we were not disappointed. However, greed and hunger made us choose the endless tapas, including patatas bravas and had problems finishing them. But still, super food.

2  Thank Marion B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best tapas i’ve ever had, we went for the £16 all you can eat, only managed a few dishes but each one was a taste tingler, the chorizo was out of this world, chicken skewers were amazing, the veggie options were just as great as...More

1  Thank Nomad P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing meal here! The food and wine selection is so large to meet everyone's needs! We had the set menu and had so many great tapas dishes it was really great food! The wine was lovely! And the staff helpful and friendly!...More

1  Thank jokay13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Top food, top service, top wine. Good location and lovely interior. Not much more to be said!!! Def on the agenda next time here.

1  Thank AndyrCe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend & I had a lovely evening in this very welcoming tapas restaurant. The food & wine were delicious. My friends dog was allowed in too & was offered a doggy biscuit! Don't pass this restaurant by - go in - its delightful.

2  Thank Jan W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great tapas, spacious table arrangement, fabulous cocktails, nice service and very reasonably priced.

2  Thank BDHolmbury
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Taken to this restaurant by friends who live in Ilfracombe and who are regular visitors. Best Tapas ever - we were early enough to have the Endless Tapas menu and the food was absolutely fabulous. Staff were really friendly and attentive but gave lots of...More

1  Thank Beesull2017
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Questions & Answers
August 25, 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hello! Yes! Dogs are very welcome in our bar area and on our terrace. They always get offered a special treat too 😊
May 2, 2017|
Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Tony, Thanks for your enquiry. If you're missing tapas we have plenty of authentic Spanish tapas to choose from. With regards to dogs, we welcome all well mannered dogs in the bar and terrace areas only, where we also... More
February 10, 2015|
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Response from TerraceTapas | Property representative |
Hi Steve Yes we offer loads of gluten free dishes, gluten free breads & we can adapt any dishes where ever possible, you can see our current menu on our website- all our gluten free dishes are annotated with GF
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $66
Dinner, Drinks, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 62 Fore Street, Ilfracombe EX34 9ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 863482
  • E-mail
Family run and family friendly tapas and wine bar serving 30+ traditional Spanish tapas dishes. With set menus, endless tapas deals, a childrens menu, not to mention the vegetarian and gluten free options there's plenty to choose from. We have a full bar, with wines, cocktails and even a gin Y tonica menu. With the orginal Victorian dining room, bar and outside terrace we are able to cater for 80+ guests. WINTER - Thursday to Saturday evenings from 6pm SUMMER - Tuesday to Saturday evenings from 6pm (includes bank holiday Sundays) If we haven't exceeded your expectations, please tell us first and give us the courtesy of putting things right for you, rather than simply posting a negative review.
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