Where To Eat


The Ancient Mariner (01598) 752280
Nautically-decorated bar within the renovated Bath Hotel. Excellent drinks selection, also has an atmospheric cocktail bar.

The Rock House (01598) 752251
Recently renovated – owned by the same family as The Rising Sun. Large beer garden as well as inside seating.
November 2021 Update: Closing from Monday 15th November

The Village Inn (01598) 752354
In the pedastrian Lynmouth Street, serves from a wide pub menu. Large serves, typical pub-grub food. Dog-friendly (expect to see a few!).

Harbour Shed Lynmouth theharbourshed@gmail.com
Newly renovated over the last winter, just round the corner from us! Excellent fish & chips, with both inside & outside tables available, and a takeaway counter.
November 2021 Update: Open 12-4pm until 14th November, closed for winter from the 15th November.

Esplanade Fish Bar (01598) 753798
Fish and chip shop around the corner, between the harbour and the Cliff Railway. Large choice available. Some seating inside, takeaway available.
November 2021 Update: Closed for winter, re-opening February 2022.

The Rising Sun (01598) 753223
Alongside the harbour. Restaurant and bar seating. Reservations essential for the restaurant, though the same menu is available at the bar.
2021 Update: Open only as drinking bar only until further notice.

Lynton & Lynbridge

Both Lynton & Lynbridge are a short walk or drive up the (steep!) hill away – 25 minutes to walk, or just a couple minutes in the car. The Cliff Railway connects us to Lynton and is open 11am-4pm.

The Oak Room, Lynton (01598) 753838
Tapas bar and restaurant on the high street in Lynton (opposite the Town Hall).
November 2021 Update: Open Thursday to Monday in the evening, closed December & January

The Vanilla Pod, Lynton (01598) 753706
Restaurant in Lynton that serves bistro-style food with a Turkish flair.

The Old Bank, Lynton (01598) 751487
Newly refurbished & open for the first time in 2021.

Nartnapa Thai / Cottage Inn, Lynbridge (01598) 753496
Thai restaurant within a pub – they also have their own brewery (FatBelly Ales). Lovely fresh food, takeaway also available.
November 2021 Update: Re-opening 11th November, open Thursday – Saturday for evening meals.