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The Landmark Theatre

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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An interesting building with such potential !

We popped by for lunch on a sunday i was suprised it was so quiet, This place has such potential... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
309steves
Eyesore outside, pleasant inside

The rounded buiding apparently deflects the very strong winds better than a conventional square... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2018
artistanne100
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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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18 Jul 2018
“An interesting building with such potential !”
26 Jan 2018
“Eyesore outside, pleasant inside”
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The Landmark The Promenade, Ilfracombe EX34 9BZ, England
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Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

Fantastic building and lovely food...lots on to watch.. Clean and tidy surroundings.. And fantastic views...

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Becky b
Reviewed 16 November 2018

We visited the Landmark theatre Ilfracombe for the Remembrance event on Saturday. It was one of the best Remembrance events I've attended with the community coming together for such an important 100th year occasion! The pavillion & cafe within the theatre where most of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DParaskeva
Reviewed 11 November 2018

The Landmark theatre Ilfracombe: from its awful 'Madonna's Bra' chimneys to the under-used and half-hearted interior with bland shows and an expensive Café: this place is a huge disappointment. Even the TIC was depressing and sorely under-staffed on a busy Saturday afternoon. The lone, unskilled...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank John_PikeUK
Reviewed 6 September 2018

This eyesore should never have been allowed in this lovely Victorian-style resort.Those responsible should be ashamed of themselves.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

We popped by for lunch on a sunday i was suprised it was so quiet, This place has such potential there could be a lovely restaurant, as others have said the toilets are dire they seriously need a refurb, We couldn't fault the staff nothing...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 309steves
Reviewed 26 January 2018

The rounded buiding apparently deflects the very strong winds better than a conventional square structure. Nicely laid out interior, helpful staff, and when I visited the toilets they were clean but I crashed into the full length mirror on the wall upon exiting the loos!...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank artistanne100
Reviewed 22 October 2017

This ugly seafront centrepiece simply does nothing for Ilfracombe Victorian history nor its coastal setting, whatsoever. Its selling point is the very good Tourist Information, nothing else.The poor theatre has been badly managed and abused. Seems to attract suicidal skateboarders jumping off the roof. Barnstaple...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank pamela h
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We stopped at the Landmark Theatre for half an hour recently, and it's in quite a pleasant location, even if it does look absolutely hideous from the outside. The TIC, gardens and Cafe were open. With all the grockles, the toilets were terrible and without...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Aequanimitas J
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

What a great way to celebrate the re opening of the theatre. The West Down school put on a brilliant school production which had us all laughing from start to finish. The jokes were so corny, but they are the best kind. Huge shout out...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Johntrombone
Reviewed 28 June 2017

When visiting Ilfracombe was dissapointed to find the theatre had closed but on speaking to the lovely manager she informed me they were in the process of getting it reopened.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank John H
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ian125
21 April 2017|
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Response from tiggersuki |
Landmark theatre is open again for now
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Response from pamela h | Reviewed this property |
According to local news: "North Devon Council has passed an urgent decision to enter new theatre contract with Parkwood Theatres". The previous theatre provider, North Devon Theatres Trust, went into administration in... More
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