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6 St. James Bistro - CLOSED

6 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BH, England
+44 1271 866602
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
4 Oct 2013
“Great in the sun.”
23 Sep 2013
“Lovely bistro”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Mediterranean, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BH, England
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Reviewed 2 October 2011

I booked this 'bistro' (more like a cafe) based on Tripadvisor reviews but unfortunately never even sat down at the table. I arrived with my family and sitting blocking two seats were the next table's 2 huge dogs spread-eagled on the floor. I spoke with...More

Thank Mark_D_Tate
kiplingex34, Owner at 6 St. James Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2011

We would like firstly to apologies for any inconvenience caused and secondly to explained, one of the two dogs was a help dog as the guest on the next table was disabled, the two dogs were laying under the table next to yours & asleep....More

Reviewed 3 September 2011

My son booked in a few days before-we were a little apprehensive not least because of two children and three dogs with us! The reception was very friendly. Our table more than big enough and out of the way of other diners. The outside terrace...More

Thank Richard-Annette
Reviewed 30 August 2011

Three of our family (including me) have coeliac disease, which means we can't have any wheat/barley gluten. The chef at 6 St James was more than happy to accommodate us in this, offering up almost his full range of starters, main courses and desserts for...More

1  Thank Lenin
Reviewed 29 August 2011

Had Sunday lunch and couldn't be better. Very friendly service. Met Steve the chef and told him I was veggie and he couldn't be more accommodating. Was happy to cook whatever I fancied. Three other meat eaters in party, had chicken and beef. Meals were...More

1  Thank graham d
Reviewed 23 August 2011

We were after some lunch and as the sun was shining we wanted somewhere outside. This place was perfect, nice seating area, very friendly staff and the food was amazing, only had a sandwich but it was the best one I've ever eaten! I will...More

1  Thank Chris P
Reviewed 20 August 2011

Our first meal here. A small [always a good sign] reasonably priced but well balanced menu using fresh produce with something to appeal to all tastes. A good ambience with efficient friendly service. At the end of our meal the chef/owner came to our table...More

1  Thank ExmoorAnnie
Reviewed 20 August 2011

i have just had the best evening out in a little bistro in ilfracombe the food and service was top class didn't have to wait for the food and every thing was cooked to perfection will visit again

1  Thank Paul w
Reviewed 7 August 2011

Disappointed with the Sunday lunch, nothing to write home about

1  Thank AJW_DJW
Reviewed 19 July 2011

Our family wandered in one afternoon, and sat down outside. The menu is basic, perhaps a little dated, but the prices were encouraging, and we continued. The owners were very helpful, and the food we chose was very good value. I personally had a 5oz...More

1  Thank Madrigaul
Reviewed 14 July 2011

Walked round looking for somewhere to eat, as it was a nice evening we sat outside. The waiter was very helpful and service was quick. The soup was lovely, buy quite large for a starter. King prawns well cooked with nice mixed salad. Trio of...More

1  Thank carrieboo63
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 St. James Place, Ilfracombe EX34 9BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 866602
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