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The Oak Room

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What you can expect during your visit
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Tables disinfected between guests
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Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
The Oak Room is an award winning tapas restaurant in the beautiful village of Lynton. The Owners have created a welcoming, cosy tapas bar and restaurant. It combines modern and traditional tapas dishes, sourcing local ingredients wherever possible and importing only the finest produce from Spain. Complemented by some amazing Spanish wines and spirits.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
Mediterranean, European, Spanish
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews tapas meatballs patatas bravas pigs cheeks tostada brie potatoes bread pudding chicken salad fries book in advance lovely restaurant food and wine friendly service lovely evening
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Reviewed 7 November 2021

All our food was wonderful - and all the food being served to other people looked wonderful too. Great atmosphere, excellent service and beautifully decorated - some really interesting paintings and artifacts. Couldn't have been better.

Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 31 October 2021

I think the title sums it up. Really friendly staff and lovely choice of tapas dishes. Great value for money.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 29 October 2021 via mobile

Great food and went out of their way to accommodate my daughters request even thought it wasn’t on the lunch menu only on the evening menu. Coffee was nice to.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 25 October 2021

Very busy even out of season so make sure you book. The tapas were amazing, and the recommended 3 per person was just right for us. I've never eaten pigs cheeks before but they were recommended and they were really tender and tasty.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 24 October 2021 via mobile

Friendly attentive staff, nice decor and great atmosphere. Food was delicious and well presented. Nice bottle of Tempranillo to go with the meal. Would go back. Would recommend booking as was very busy.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 22 October 2021

A great place to eat food and the service is excellent just a bit pricey. If your going at the weekend or in the main season booking is a realy good idea.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 10 October 2021

As always the food here is excellent and so is the Rioja. Sorry if we were a little loud guys but just having such a great evening with the family. See you again soon. Rob Williams.

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 6 October 2021

Test-Drove for lunch at weekend ahead of our son visiting and was bowled over by quality, flavours, service and all else... Return visit for dinner just added to our delight of this wonderful restaurant. Some of the best tapas... EVER!! LUCKY LYNTON :-)

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 3 October 2021 via mobile

Our trip to Lynton today was started by us enjoying a thoroughly tasty and beautifully presented meal at the Oak Room. We enjoyed 6 of their tapas dishes, which were served promptly and with style. The spiced lamb rump, calamari , prawns, meat balls, allioli...potatoes and olives with oil and balsamic were delightful. I can highly recommend the Oak Room.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 2 October 2021 via mobile

Just had a lovely meal at The Oak Room in Lynton. We had the goats cheese couscous, meat balls, pan fried salad, bravas potatoes and calamari. All dishes were wonderfully cooked, full of flavour and so tasty. Highly recommended - we thoroughly enjoyed it! Thank...you!More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Hi. We take dogs in the restaurant at lunchtime but not in the evening. You and your furry family member are welcome to sit in the garden any time but that would be weather permitting.
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Oak Room

Yes, The Oak Room is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

The Oak Room is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5