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Claytons and The Glasshouse

2 Cross Street, Barnstaple EX31 1BA, England
+44 1271 323311
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bass” (12 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Gastropub, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Cross Street, Barnstaple EX31 1BA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whether you choose the downstairs (Clayton's) or upstairs (The Glasshouse) restaurant. You will not be disappointed. In both places you can expect freshly cooked food from the most exquisite ingredients to create the most inventive dishes. The service is excellent and you are sure to...More

Thank Alexander S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food, attentive service, modern ambience and good value for money. A terrific meal as we were passing through Barnstaple. We were there on a Thursday evening, and the restaurant was busy with local people. Always a good sign. Well worth a visit.

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good interior design food rather interest recently have new ownership/manager Staff friendly & attentive Worth a visit

Thank david a
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here for a table of 5 at 8pm, upstairs. It did seem they'd forgot about is as we ended up on a table downstairs. But hey ho, we all sat down and ordered. It took a good hour for them to bring starters...More

Thank Vicki Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Partner and I went in a few days ago.. when we walked it we though wow this place looks great..we thought we would stay here get a drink then something to eat. We ordered drinks at the bar and proceeded upstairs to the terrace...More

1  Thank Stuart Y
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Have visited Claytons many times over the years and the quality rarely changes from excellent. On this visit we decided to eat a sandwich each from the Light Lunches Menu. My wife had the steak and mushroom and I had the cajun chicken.. Both were...More

Thank StuartMoir
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I have visited here a couple of times previously. Staff are very friendly. Gets very busy on a Saturday, so would book ahead. Good wine selection. Very enjoyable evening.

Thank Shiraz64
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We went out as a group of friends. Four of us ordered rib eye steak fillet with salad, chips, spinach and chestnut mushrooms. We also requested sweet potatoes bites. The meal was absolutely delicious. The service was fantastic. The staff were friendly.

Thank ElleandGlenn
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Have been to Claytons many times over the past few years and it just never fails to impress, the drinks are lovely, service friendly, no matter how busy it is and the food simply delicious. Our last visit was lunch with my granddaughter, we both...More

Thank SusieBarnstaple
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It was a lovely day and we fancied something different - cocktails on the roof in the sun - what is not to like? The drinks menu was brought to us - I mentioned that there was no Whisky Sour - no problem and one...More

2  Thank st c
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22 November 2016|
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Response from SAP4369 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure but they probably would. Give them a call, really friendly staff.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Cross Street, Barnstaple EX31 1BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 323311
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