Eating Out

Ilfracombe has several excellent restaurants. The following are located within thirty meters of The Salt House (see website links for opening dates and  times and booking likely to be essential in high season):

Thomas Carr Dining

Thomas Carr’s new venue  ‘1873 ‘ received a Michelin Star in 2020 (Thomas’ previous location having enjoyed a Michelin Star from 2017 onwards) . The menu is based around locally caught ingredients. The restaurant is open all year round with reduced opening in the winter season.

The Antidote

The Antidote received a Michelin Bib Gourmand award in 2020 and offers intimate dining using fresh local and in season ingredients. 

Espresso Seafood Bar and Grill

As you would expect, this restaurant specialises in fish and seafood.

Relish Bar and Bistro

Offering locally sourced seafood and game, great wines and cocktails and gourmet pizzas.

Adele’s Cafe

Fantastic all day breakfast alongside lunch menu and cream teas. Dog friendly and fully licensed.

The George and Dragon

Ilfracombe has many pubs offering food. The closest to The Salt House is the George and Dragon (Ilfracombe’s oldest pub) which is open all day serving food at lunchtimes and in the early evening