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The Vanilla Pod

10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
+44 1598 753706
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“mussels” (15 reviews)
“lamb shank” (18 reviews)
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European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
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1 - 10 of 592 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had dinner here on two consecutive evenings while staying in Lynton. Wonderful selection, and good presentation and service. No disappointments, would definitely return. Booking advised ..can fill up quickly.

Thank davidglobetrotter
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a truly outstanding dinner at The Vanilla Pod - the entrecôte steak (me) and lamb shank (my wife). One of the best meals we've had anywhere. Service could have been a little more cordial (especially from the owner), but the excellence of the...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food here was very nice, but the management need to be more friendly. When we arrived nobody greeted us to say where we could sit. It was quite expensive.

Thank Madeline A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met by freindly staff as we entered and shown to our table . The menu had a good selection, we both opted for the soup which was tomato and pepper which was lovely full of flavour. For main I had the belly of pork which...More

Thank Lance H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended to us by the owner of North Walk House. This restaurant has a bar area at the front which allows dogs. The dinner we had was excellent, and the service very good. The menu is fairly extensive, Both my wife and I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank richardwarner2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lacked ambience, pleasant staff, food was ok but needed a flavour boost. Moroccan inspired but a bit pricey and I wouldn't visit again

Thank purpelpussy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a great meal here during our stay in Lynton advise booking as it gets very busy. Wide choice on menu as well as specials. Good cocktails too

Thank Sally J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant for an end of holiday family meal and were not disappointed. Three courses each with clean plates each time spoke volumes for the quality of the food. The staff were very friendly and obviously love what they're doing. We chose the...More

Thank Simon F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were desperate for a late lunch and most options in Lynton were closed by 3pm or preparing for dinner. The owner of the Vanilla Pod made a special check with the kitchen to be sure we could be served. Red pepper and tomato soup;...More

Thank toolmantadgh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant has a great ambiance, the staff do that bit more than most to make the meal one to remember , and the food is good as well so that’s a plus.

Thank neilnw2
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Helen T
8 May 2015|
Response from Ronmoughton | Property representative |
Yes we have several vegetarian options as in starters /mains/and desserts Hope thi is helpful

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Lynton
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 753706
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We serve exciting modern food from around the world while using local ingredients. We like to test our customers taste buds with unusual flavour combinations. We love catering for vegetarians and vegans. We can also happy to cater for people with gluten and lactose intolerance. Can pre-order birthday and celebration cake with us including gluten free and vegan options. Opening times are 10 till 4 pm and dinner from 6 pm.
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