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Hele Billy's Bar & Restaurant

26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
+44 1271 866488
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“sunday roast” (9 reviews)
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Bar, Seafood, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We want to give Tony and Diana and the children a HUGE thank you for being so welcoming through our 4 nights at Hele Bay. The food and service is superb and the Caribbean night food was amazing. We will definitely be returning back to...More

Thank laurella w
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great Turkey Roast. Loads of great stuff, lots of it as well. Extra turkey gravy, lots and lots of tasty stuff, even cauliflower cheese. Lovely relaxed friendly atmosphere, good music as well. Would highly recommend, many thanks.

Thank Dirtypiere77
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say we only live 2 doors away but we are so lucky to have this restaurant on our doorstep. My husband had scallops to start with they were cooked to perfection and the presentation was great. I had the Tiger Prawns in...More

Thank maria w
Reviewed 1 week ago

Superb Dining Experience! Wonderful food and atmosphere with attentive friendly staff, great food and drink all cooked and timed perfectly... Tony and Diana are lovely people with a focus on doing what's right for Hele (Just outside Ilfracombe, North Devon). I had the scallops to...More

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are very few places open on a wet Monday night in March so we ended up in Hele Billy's - at the recommendation of some guys in a nearby pub. It turned out to be a good find and we all had a great...More

Thank Catherine M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A real home cooked flavour to our roast turkey. Delicious stuffing, crispy coated roast potatoes and perfectly cooked veg. Lovely atmosphere and welcoming staff - thank you!!

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for a family birthday celebration. Food and service fabulous. Lovely atmosphere and good value. Suggest advertising more to holiday visitors who would not necessarily know where you were. We will certainly be back!

1  Thank Clare B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reasonably priced food, with friendly staff but sadly lacking on the service we would sometimes expect. We weren't asked if we wanted desert for example which was a shame. But unpretentious, wholesome food and relaxed atmosphere.

1  Thank Hazel W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food here is delicious reasonably priced in cosy surroundings great wine list and attentive staff really enjoyed.

1  Thank cathyandyandgang
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife & I visited on Tuesday 3rd April for dinner, having booked via the website. We arrived at 20:30 and were seated promptly. Our drinks order of 1 House red (Merlot £4.90) and 1 House white (Sauvignon Blanc £4.90) was taken and they were...More

1  Thank GarySkuse
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25 March 2015|
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Response from Corrine45 | Property representative |
Yes, they are allowed in one side of the restaurant, so please let us know when reserving a table. Thanks Barbara
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Watermouth Road | Hele, Ilfracombe EX34 9QY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ilfracombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 866488
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