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Clarets - CLOSED

Northfield Cottage Northfield Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AL, England
+44 1271 866834
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
20 Aug 2014
“WAS a lovely resteraunt But Closed Now”
2 Jun 2014
“So nice”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Northfield Cottage Northfield Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AL, England
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Reviewed 10 November 2013 via mobile

Wonderful scallops and crab. Polite and very friendly service with no hurry to leave even after 11pm. The only negative was the remaining coffees coming 5 mins after the first coffees. Would go again.

Thank Jockademus
Reviewed 10 November 2013

Four of us dined for my parents' anniversary/mum's birthday. We all had different starters and mains and every one was delicious. My father is still raving about his crab thermidor, my husband had flavoursome lamb cutlets, mum had a huge juicy plaice and my medallions...More

Thank LeicesterProperjob
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Reviewed 9 November 2013

Having looked through the window several times we decided to go along for a meal at Clarets. The wine menu was informative and proved to be spot on, we had a lovely bottle of South African White. The food was amazing, we loved our starters,...More

Thank daggers74
Reviewed 24 October 2013

We arrived in Ilfracombe, first night and asked where was good to eat, thanks to David who welcomed us to our holiday apartment, recommended us to visit Clarets. This is tiny restaurant tucked away in a side street and many tourists would never find this...More

Thank AlisonF60
Reviewed 11 October 2013

On arrival we were told to go upstairs and sit down at an empty table. (We had booked). Service was slow and disappointing. The main dish served to one of our guests was well below par and was badly dealt with by the proprietors. We...More

Thank Richard_BJ2346ZL
Reviewed 10 October 2013

This is a wonderful little restaurant. The menu is lovely, the food is a very high quality and the staff are very friendly and helpful. My party had steaks, which were all cooked perfectly and the flavours were great. One of the best things about...More

Thank Lex M
Reviewed 1 October 2013

It was my partners birthday during our break to Combe Martin, and we happened to find this restaurant while wandering around Ilfracombe. The Trip Adviser reviews made us decide to give it a try and were so glad we did. The service and atmosphere were...More

Thank bevingles
Reviewed 29 September 2013

We were recommended this restaurant as we now live in ilfracombe.We also checked the feed back which was excellent.The place lived up to its expectations,the food was of a very high standard.It was delicious.They had a very good selection for each course.The staff greet you...More

Thank longhair25
Reviewed 23 September 2013

Thank you so much for a super amazing meal on Saturday night! It was so lovely to go to a place where everyone is so proud to work there and be a family! The food was the best we've ever tasted and you can tell...More

Thank YellowPurple12
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We found this restaurant quite by chance and what a find!!! You have to make a booking as it was quite busy at the weekends, the staff greeted you with smiles and all I can say about Clarets is: Great service, great food at great...More

Thank 318linda
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Northfield Cottage Northfield Road, Ilfracombe EX34 8AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 866834
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