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The Crown Inn

The Square | West Down Village, West Down, Ilfracombe EX34 8NF, England
+44 1271 862790
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“hot pot” (4 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Square | West Down Village, West Down, Ilfracombe EX34 8NF, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great country Inn a little off the beaten track. Food was great, had the game pie, excellent. An option which is rare these days of burgers and lasagne. Also local caught fish and meats. A well kept pint of Exmoor Gold was a delight....More

Thank Ubujack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited here for lunch on the day before we were travelling back after our two weeks hol and wish we had tried it earlier. They allowed our two little dogs inside and we could sit anywhere with them which wasnt the case at other...More

Thank alli-g37
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night wanting to have a nice meal in the village we were staying. When we enquiried about which table for 2 we could take, we got asked if we're residents to which we answered no. We then got made to feel...More

Thank nsmorgan24
Reviewed July 25, 2017

We had looked forward to returning to the Crown, we had not visited since before the renovations. The interior is beautifully done, welcoming and cosy, I hardly recognised the place. However, that is where the positive experience ended, we had very average meals, I had...More

4  Thank Dee S
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

Stayed here overnight for my Hubby's birthday. We have eaten here many times previously but not stayed. Bedrooms were lovely website doesn't do them justice. Really clean and had everything we needed. Breakfast was amazing was really impressed. Staff really friendly and accommodating. Food excellent...More

2  Thank Neetah73
Reviewed July 2, 2017

I visited The Crown Inn for dinner and I was very disappointed, the food was flavourless and did not look apertisering, the coffee was lukewarm at best, expensive for such poor food. Maybe the chef had an off day?

1  Thank wispadoggie
Reviewed June 8, 2017

We took my elderly parents, who live not far from here, out here for lunch upon visiting last month. I grew up in North Devon and we all remembered the pub as being a 'great pub, with great food', hence deciding on going one weekday...More

3  Thank MIWSA
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Visited on a sun evening for dinner . waited at bar for a good while to be served drinks whilst family sat at a tabel . No greeting or acknowledgement on arrival . Finally got drinks and sat with family , to be told that...More

4  Thank FeltonDevon
Reviewed June 2, 2017

10 of us went for dinner at The Crown Inn last week, the staff were lovely and great with the children (and adults). The menu was fab and had plenty choices for young and old (in fact the kids menu had even more options than...More

1  Thank lizzygracehope
Reviewed April 29, 2017

I passed this place many times and eventually went in with the wife in March. I was given a sample of the real ales before I bought any which I thought was very welcoming . I had a nice relaxing hour amongst the locals, which...More

Thank cavy572
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Square | West Down Village, West Down, Ilfracombe EX34 8NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe  >  West Down
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 862790
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