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Captain Jacks

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Bar, British, Pub
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Barton Road, Woolacombe, England
+44 1271 870648
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice outside seating area and great vegan burger! Busy and friendly atmosphere in summer, and just a short walk from the beach.

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Thank Rosie V
Solihull, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

Visited as we wanted food on the first night but they wasn't serving food? Board outside needed changing! But stayed for a drink as they sold Rattler cider. Returned after having a meal elsewhere for more Rattler and played pool, not a bad place for a drink but can't rate the food as they didn't do any.

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Thank jamesfergi
Dudley, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Been to Captain Jacks today and have to say not the greatest of places, no real atmosphere and not the most comfortable either.

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Thank tonetrace
Wales
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

During my first visit to Woolacombe we decided to find somewhere for lunch. We found Captain Jacks. I tried to order food at the bar and was told that the restaurant was Hungry Jacks and it was in an adjoining building. At Hungry Jacks we were told that they would be closing the kitchen very soon. I promised to order... More 

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Thank Tony_D79
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

Ventured in through the pub and found the restaurant which is a different business. Informed by friendly staff that drinks needed to be obtained next door in the pub. Menu was ok but read a sign as we went up to order that we had to pay cash only! Ordered baby potatoes and "locally sourced vegetables" instead of chips etc... More 

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Thank Robert B
Mortehoe, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly place and really nice in side, feels like a pub should. Excellent staff very helpful. Best choice of rums, gins and vodkas I've ever seen in any other pub. Great sunny garden.

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Thank Susiejanee
Somerset, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

We have eaten here for a cup of tea and a cake the cakes are all made on the premises and are amazing. We have also eaten a meal and the gammons are lovely. Very friendly staff. Only thing letting place down are toilets they were dirty and floor was soaking wet

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Thank jackiehere2016
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

This is the best fish and chip shop in Woolacombe reasonable price for the amount of food you get. The fish is so fresh just like it was caught just for you.

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Thank Christine P
Dewsbury, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Popped in here for lunch on our last day and what a little gem this place is, we both ordered burgers WoW, fantastic! One of the best burgers I have ever had, really good prices too.

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Thank Michelle T
Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2016 via mobile

Discovered this place by accident after not being able to get a seat in the red barn and I am glad we did. First off the staff are very friendly and the service was very quick. I had a burrito and what a burrito that was, absolutely huge meal was unable to finish it. Plenty of filling, sauces and chips... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barton Road, Woolacombe, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 870648

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