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Larkstone Family Park & Gardens
Ranked #28 of 40 things to do in Ilfracombe
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Owner description: We are a fully licensed cafe and function venue offering stunning views across Ilfracombe Harbour and the sea to Wales. We have a range of lawn games from putting to grass court tennis, croquet to bowls, all with refreshments from cream teas to full sunset dinners. With 30 indoor covers, a log fire for the cooler days and sunset dining on the lawns overlooking some of the most picturesque coastline in Britain. We have catered for many functions from weddings to 40th birthday parties to family gatherings.We look forward to welcoming you.....
Reviewed August 25, 2012

Lovely relaxed atmosphere, with larger than average portions of food. Lots of activities for children, and a breathtaking view of the sea really enjoyable !

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theadds, Owner at Larkstone Family Park & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2012

Dear 77Coyne,

We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit. Larkstone is a great spot to enjoy the spectacular views. (Did you catch one of the spectacular sunsets while you were here?), Its a great spot to ejoy good food and drink while children of all ages are entertained and have plenty of space to run around.

Thankyou for taking time out to share your Larkstone experience.

Best Regards

Dave and Steph

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Reviewed August 24, 2012 via mobile

Larkstone cafe is like stepping back in time. It is amazing value. You can spend a pleasant few hours playing a variety of games and enjoying an amazing view while sampling the menu. Lovely to see all generations relaxing together. A must do for all visitors to ilfracombe!

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theadds, Owner at Larkstone Family Park & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2012

Dear RollOnNextHoliday,

We are glad you loved our homemade Devonshire cream teas and find that the fresh strawberries go down well. Next time you will need to try the cream tea with our shortbread which is just as good.

We look forward to seeing you again and thankyou for your review.

Best Regards

Steph & Dave

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Reviewed August 14, 2012

We have been coming to Ilfracombe for years to visit family and have a break at the same.We always try to have a traditional cream tea somewhere.This time we tried Larkstone cafe and have to rate it possibly as our best yet.The quantity and quality was superb and with great views easy parking and plenty of space for the kids to play we will definately be back again soon.

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LarkstoneCafe, Owner at Larkstone Family Park & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2012

Thank you so much for visiting us and taking the time to review Larkstone. We are pleased that you enjoyed the location and service and look forward to seeing you again.

Dave & Steph

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Reviewed August 9, 2012

Walking down into Illfracombe we stumbled upon this amazing restaurant.
Fantastic gormet food with incredible views of the sea and beautiful sunset. Great value too. A must when u visit illfracombe! Delish!

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LarkstoneCafe, Owner at Larkstone Family Park & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2012

Thank you for visiting Larkstone and taking the time to post a lovely review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our setting and that the food and service lived up to our growing reputation. We look forward to seeing you again.

Dave & Steph

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Reviewed August 7, 2012

We went to Larkstone a few times during our weeks holiday and was surprised by the lack of customers. We played Pitch & Putt which was great and then went to the cafe for a drink. Lovely views and very relaxing. They have a grass tennis court which unfortunately we never got around to using although we did play croquet. Shame that the hard tennis courts have been taken away and left in a tatty state. Spoils the appearance of the place.

Great place for kiddies and old farts like me.

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LarkstoneCafe, Owner at Larkstone Family Park & Gardens, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2012

Thank for such a lovely review and for visiting Larkstone, we look forward to welcoming you again

Dave & Steph

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