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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” (115 reviews)
“chorizo” (15 reviews)
“paella” (10 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3 Bridge Buildings The Square, Barnstaple EX32 8LW, England
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1 - 10 of 319 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago 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 6 days ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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 5 weeks ago

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

Reviewed August 7, 2018

This is one of my favourite (and regular) places to eat. The service is friendly, and the food is good. They are happy to cater for any special dietary requirements (my regular lunch buddy is dairy intolerant). As I am usually on my lunch hour,...More

Thank The_Klinkies
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to review us it really is much appreciated.Great to hear that dietary requirements are not an issue for your lunch buddy and we do try our hardest to offer a range of dishes to suit all. I...More

Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place to come for a few drinks, it’s relaxed, social, nice atmosphere and serves the best cocktails in Barnstaple! I love coming here with friends of an evening as it’s just a nice vibe.

Thank Shar1906
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded July 31, 2018

Thank you for your review,great to hear you enjoy the atmosphere and especially the cocktails.Hope to see you again soon. kind Regards Chris and Wanda

Reviewed June 25, 2018 via mobile

On a recent visit to Barnstable my friend and i visited here for a few drinks. The range of craft ales and ciders is good. As my friend had never sampled tapas i decided to treat him. They do have a special 6 tapas and...More

Thank Jay B
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded June 26, 2018

Dear Jay Thank you for your review,we appreciate your feedback regarding how the dishes come out to you,and we do try where possible to do this, if the customer requests it but depending on what other tickets we have on at the time this unfortunately...More

Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Massive range of drinks, excellent food and amazing service. One of Barnstaple’s best establishments

Thank James C
Chris S, Owner at Lilicos, responded to this reviewResponded June 10, 2018

Dear James Thank you so much for your review it really is much appreciated.Your comments regarding the service is great to hear as well as the drink range and food. Hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Chris and Wanda

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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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Response from Always-on-the-level | Reviewed this property |
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
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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
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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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