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7 The Bistro

7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
+44 1598 753302
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Three of us went for dinner and enjoyed it. The restaurant is cute and intimate but with plenty of space between tables, and the welcome was warm with good service throughout. Two of us had the seafood stack for starters, which was very good and...More

Thank deeboy
Reviewed 2 days ago

What delicious food! What a warm welcome and gracious service! We were spoilt for choice with the menu. The restaurant has a lovely relaxed atmosphere. We didn't feel rushed as the table was ours for the evening and we could take the meal at the...More

Thank ClassAT
Reviewed 1 week ago

The offer of meals and drinks was very good, non-standard and very tempting. Advanced booking strongly recommended.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Emailed booking request , offered three available times, replied with 730 slot. Arrived at 720 sorry no booking under your name, later checked email, had confirmed when queried , oops we didn't see your reply hence no booking,,, Evening ruined !! thanks

Thank Keith B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Run by a husband and wife team, their enthusiasm shows through both in the range and quality of the food and the service and atmosphere of the pace. I had a special that was a delicious plaice in Parmesan sauce- can still taste it as...More

2  Thank Jon_Janet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

During our fortnight long tour on our tandem bicycle, my wife and I were fortunate to have booked a table at 7 The Bistro on the day of our wedding anniversary. After eight days on the road and still married, we were treated to a...More

1  Thank Chris R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I dont know how anyone could ask for more from a restaurant. The food was gorgeous and the seating was perfect. It was spotlessly clean everywhere and we only wished we had found this restaurant straight away as would have eaten there every night. Lovely...More

1  Thank Jan0301
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was right across where we stayed, went in there for our first meal on our honeymoon and we're delighted by the food and staff. Very fresh and tasty meals, and staff were very friendly and attentive. Will be back again.

1  Thank pinkfizzy478
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This was an unexpected find and a meal that turned out to be the high light of our holiday in Lynmouth. The food is outstanding! Nothing was too much trouble for them. The chef is amazing, the staff are wonderful. 20 out of 10! Very...More

3  Thank HazelC288
Reviewed 9 July 2017

We didn't have a reservation but it was raining so we decided to knock on the door and see if they had a table - they did but it didn't open till 6.30 - but instead of turning us away they allowed us to sit...More

3  Thank valdickenson1
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David L
24 October 2016|
Response from Adolf-von-Droitwich | Reviewed this property |
They served my 6 year old grandson when we dined there in 2014. Perhaps yours could use a false beard next time.... oh, and don't order the chicken nuggets. Dead give away that.... ;-)
David L
24 October 2016|
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Response from leriche | Reviewed this property |
Oh you surprise me - guess that would drop my rating ( even though our daughter has grown up & fled the nest) we were there a as a couple & enjoyed it but why not the children too !!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$23
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
18:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Watersmeet Road, Lynmouth, Exmoor National Park EX35 6EP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753302
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intimate dining experience the restaurant has a fresh new look without losing its charm and warm welcoming atmosphere. Our ethos remains the same, "dine at your leisure". Your table is yours for the evening.
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