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The Boardwalk Bar & Restaurant

The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
01271 871351
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I don't know why but wasn't expecting much but had booked for our last night as was in walking distance. But stylish interior, great views, very welcoming cheery staff and interesting and good food. You can just pop in for a drink and admire the...More

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 6 days ago

good attentive service, food arrived promptly, we hadn't booked but got cancellation table overlooking the bay. very pleased with the meal

Thank pompey46
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in here on Friday 5th May for lunch. It was very quiet but welcoming. I have been here several times over the years and either had lunch or a drink and I was pleased that we visited again. I had the Fishfinger sandwich. 2...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We popoped in for our evening meal, and were lucky to get a table in the window, with views of the setting sun. It was a Saturday night on a sunny weekend, but the place was half full. I'm not sure why, as the food...More

Thank stripeygirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really loved the views on a damp Sunday afternoon.Service good and drinks reasonably priced. Food looked very good.We'll return.

Thank glawsteruk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A group of 14 of us sat out and had drinks on the terrace one evening - children were happy playing cards and the adults happy to have a couple of drinks and watch the sun set over a staggeringly beautiful coastline. Staff helpful and...More

Thank meljaLondon
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Excellent meal in a lovely setting. Staff were very friendly and even though they had set an area aside for us inside they let us sit outside and enjoy the summer weather. I had mussels in garlic sauce and they were absolutely delicious - I...More

Thank Chloe M
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Visited here Easter Saturday with my family. Views of Woolacombe beach amazing but was very disappointed with the slow service. Although there were 4 girls serving, it only appeared that 2 of them were really working. It took 2 hours for us to be served...More

Thank KatieJ0
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We have just called in for a hot drink on the terrace (family of 7) after a walk in the sandunes on the Easter egg hunt. Delay in getting drinks, card machine not working due to poor WI FI reception, all drinke were lukewarm on...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here on Friday evening. Very good Thai curry & Mojito cocktail (mint from garden). We've stayed in Woolacombe a few times but never eaten here before because of the slightly dated looking decor & signage but would highly recommend giving this...More

1  Thank Chelt21
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does anyone know if this restaurant is dog friendly?
21 October 2016|
Response from Stephen P | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is, both outside and in, obviously they must be on a lead and are not allowed in the main dinning area but you can sit and eat in the bar area. Woolacombe is a great place for dogs nearly everywhere we went was dog... More
amanda l
Can I get a supermarket shopping delivery to our accommodation? What local supermarket would do this?
16 June 2015|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Addison1234 | Reviewed this property |
You can from tesco or asda or sainsburys Although we are not part of the apartments we also are happy to deliver cooked meals to your room. Just pop in and see us upon your arrival. Thanks the Boadwalk team
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
09:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Esplanade, Woolacombe EX34 7DJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Woolacombe
  • Phone Number: 01271 871351
  • E-mail