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Lilicos

3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
+44 1271 372933
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Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (116 reviews)
“chorizo” (15 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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LOCATION
3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and service is always AMAZING at Lilicos. We've never had a bad meal there - or even a bad dish! They serve tapas in the traditional style by bringing dishes out a few at a time so it's always best to order dishes...More

Thank jemb0n
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Customer, what a lovely review.so glad you enjoy coming to eat with us and great to hear the feedback regarding the staff that is most welcome. Lovely to hear that you enjoy the sharing style of menu we offer and we look forward to...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Very good location especially if you can sit outside watching world go by. Friendly service and good Coffee. Inside pleasant with large pictures of bygone years.

1  Thank michaelwatkins668
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thank you for your review it really is much appreciated,hope to see you again soon.I will pass on your review to our team. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed October 4, 2018

We got in touch with Chris to do the catering for our wedding in September and it was the best decision. Before the big day we had a meal in the restaurant on a Saturday evening, and Chris came out to chat to us about...More

1  Thank lottiepettinger
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Dear Lottie Thank you for your review,it was an absolute pleasure to cater for you all and so glad you enjoyed what we done.Hope you had a great honeymoon and hope to see you again if your in the area. All the best Chris and...More

Reviewed October 1, 2018

We had a lovely meal here. The choice of tapas style food is very good, and the quality of what we had was excellent. Very friendly, bistro type restaurant. Service very attentive and knowledgeable. We would thoroughly recommend this place. In addition, I have some...More

Thank ChiefSpotter
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Dear Customer Thank you for your review we really appreciate your feedback on the service and food.I will pass your kind words on to Victoria.Glad you enjoyed your time with us hope to see you again in the near future. kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

We visited Lilicos with our 9 month old daughter and thoroughly enjoyed it. There was a great choice of tapas with plenty of gluten free options (including gluten free bread) which i require. The food was lovely, the staff helpful and very family friendly. We...More

1  Thank Newdale
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

We really appreciate you taking the time to review us and lovely to hear that we had enough of a range of gluten free tapas for your enjoyment,i did hear that your daughter enjoyed the meatballs.Thanks again and hopefully see you if your down this...More

Reviewed September 16, 2018

Have actually been here before back in June. Really nice freshly made Tapas friendly staff. Visited 2 weeks ago. People outside eating. Sat in bar looked at the menus only to be told by waitress that there were not serving food in the bar. I...More

Thank notchdave
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded September 17, 2018

Dear customer Thankyou for taking the time to review us even though it wasn't the response we would have been hoping for.While i don't know what night you are refering to i am guessing it may have been Saturday night when we did have a...More

Reviewed September 3, 2018

We are on a nine-day break in Devon and ate at Lilicos for the first time last Thursday when we stayed in Barnstaple for two nights. Loved the place, loved the service, loved the tapas! As another reviewer has said - the prawns really are...More

Thank Mike D
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Dear Mike Thank you for reviewing us and we are so glad you enjoyed your meal with us.I will forward your kind words on to our team and we hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in North Devon and hopefully see you soon....More

Reviewed August 27, 2018

We stayed two nights in Barnstaple and on both nights ate at Lilicos. It is a very relaxing place to eat with a very friendly staff. The one dish that did bring us back was the prawns in sweet chilli sauce. We had a double...More

Thank rosie1166
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2018

Dear Rosie I remember cooking for you on both nights and 'getting the heads up' you were returning for the nutty prawns....no pressure at all : ) so glad you enjoyed your time with us and really appreciate your review,it means a lot......a little bit...More

Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

This is an absolute gem of a restaurant/bar. The food is amazing and we have never had a bad experience in the many times that we have eaten here. The staff are always so helpful and friendly. One of the best eating places in Barnstaple...More

Thank Michelle J
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2018

Dear Michelle Thank you for your review and your kind words are very much appreciated,so nice to hear you have eaten with us before and enjoyed the food on numerous occasions.I will pass on your message to our team.Thanks again. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We went in for a quick bite to eat and discovered a really varied and enticing tapas menu. We were then shocked by the high quality of the food as the prices are so low. Highly recommend.More

1  Thank foodsunscenery
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

Dear Customer Thank you so much for your review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed the tapas on offer and that the price was too your liking as well.Appreciate you taking the time to review us. Hopefully see you again soon. Kind Regards...More

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Vacationer556957
January 8, 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi Dave Apologies for the slow response,we are open,i will book you in now if that is okay Thank you for your booking and look forward to seeing you. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda
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michellecoles21
January 3, 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi Michelle We do have a disabled toilet which is situated in our restaurant.Access can also be made through the restaurant into the main bar as the entrance up the step is a little awkward for wheelchair access. Anything... More
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Bungy C
August 14, 2016|
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9am - 11pm mon - wed 9am - 12am Thursday 9am - 1am Friday & Saturday Closed on Sunday
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
9:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 372933
  • E-mail
Description
Tapas offering in a Lounge Bar enviroment great choice of lunchtime specials,lunch and brunch to cater for everyone. Great choice of Coffee craft beers and cocktails.
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