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The Vanilla Pod

10 Queen Street, Lynton, Exmoor National Park EX35 6AA, England
+44 1598 753706
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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European, British, 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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Reviewed 2 days ago

We live in Lynmouth and had been meaning to try The Vanilla Pod for dinner for some time. So glad we did and now wondering why we hadn't dined there more often. The menu offered plenty of interesting different options of meat and fish including...More

Thank Nicholas W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were staying in Lynton for 5 days. Had booked to visit this restaurant in advance. Upon arrival stated that we had booked for 19:45. The manager (Ronnie as we subsequently discovered) did not even bother to acknowledge us but just looked down at his...More

Thank barnySouthampton
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited while staying at Lee House B&B and had a delicious meal. A good selection of local (very local) ales and cider too.

Thank Anna H
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed some really wonderful food at the vanilla pod . Great pork tenderloin , clearly cooked by someone who knew what they were doing . The service however whilst friendly was rather slow and the restaurant itself a bit cold . I suspect it...More

Thank alistairbudd
Reviewed 6 days ago

Small licenced restaurant with an interesting menu, excellent food and friendly, efficient service.We enjoyed our meal very much.

Thank elaine-alan2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service and great food. All the plates of food looked attractive and tasted great. Local gin served here:-)

Thank janemcclements2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and service. Well priced. Very friendly wait staff and the menu was excellent. Went 2 nights in a row.

Thank john p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed dinner at The Vanilla Pod on a Sunday evening. The atmosphere in the restaurant was peaceful with people quietly enjoying their meals in pleasant company. We shared courgette fritters as a starter, followed by the best sea bass we have ever eaten, and...More

Thank Wendy F
Ronmoughton, Owner at The Vanilla Pod, responded to this review

Thank you We are so pleased that you had a great experience with us. Look forward to seeing you again Ronnie Dasha

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really joyed our visit to The Vanilla Pod. Warmly welcomed and service throughput was excellent. The food was very well cook d and nicely presented. Could not find fault with any aspect and would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food, good service but the "front of house" could have been a bit more welcoming. We all had a different main course all freshly cooked and very tasty.

Thank Alan M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Helen T
Hello. Do you do many vegetarian options? Helen
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$ 23
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, 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, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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.