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The Oak Room

14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
+44 1598 753838
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (222 reviews)
“meatballs” (33 reviews)
“lemon tart” (13 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very impressed with this place. We dined here during a recent stay in Lynton, ordering a selection of tapas dishes. Food was freshly cooked, portion sizes decent.The melon and chilli ice cream deserves a special mention. Service was polite and very helpful for tapas "newbies"...More

Thank SunJester
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is essentially a Spanish restaurant offering mainly tapas. We had 5 of them between two of us and we enjoined them. It seems this restaurant is constantly overcrowded and noisy.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The pig cheek tapas is worth 5 stars on its own. 2 chunks of dark pork meat falling apart into a glorious rich gravy sat on mashed pots - flipping marvellous. The tomato salad provides excellent bite to combat the richer food - mix of...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 6 days ago

45 Harley Davidson bikes descended on Lynton made up of The Black Mountains Chapter Wales and The Plymouth Chapter riders. A few of us were fortunate enough to find this little cameo of a cafe/tapas bar near the top of the hill. The food was...More

Thank mihangel163
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our lunch at the Oak room on Monday (closed at lunchtime Tuesday to Thursday). We both had chorizo, tomato & pepper soup which was delicious. Service was good.

Thank GBS148
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came across this restaurant as it was the closest to the car park we used . It was lunchtime as we arrived in Lynton.. Lovely inside - clean and modern Staff were very nice. REAL tea as opposed to tea bags (given an additional pot...More

Thank loves2travel59
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did the combined 'meal and cinema' evening and it was superb. Great tapas, friendly staff, good value and then you get a hand written ticket for the village cinema opposite! We watched 'Dunkirk' with full tums and a smile on our faces, as locals it's...More

Thank Bracks2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were glad we had booked because there did not seem to be any empty places for chance guests. The food was sensibly priced and good portions served by knowledgeable, friendly staff and we were happy to see people who had returned here proving it...More

Thank Ralph K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Five of us arrived and despite us not pre-booking, they found a table for four and set it up for 5 without any fuss, despite the restaurant being very busy. We enjoyed stunning Spanish cuisine with a good selection of wines and soft drinks, followed...More

Thank davegbfilms
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for my birthday. The service was excellent and the food outstanding. We went for 6 Tapas to share. Maybe should have had 5. The spanish omelette on its own was enough of a meal for one and it came with salad. The...More

Thank mmull42
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
18:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Lee Road, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6HW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynton
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753838
The oak room is a relaxed tapas bar and restaurant, serving authentic tapas, main course, delicious desserts and great wines.
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