Posted on Saturday, 1 February 2020
This unique and unspoilt area is situated on the spectacular North Devon coast in one of England’s last remaining tranquil areas, Exmoor.
It’s the perfect place for a romantic story to unfold over delicious food in an enchanting setting.
Quite simply there’s nowhere else like it: stunning scenery; magnificent wildlife; views to remember forever; unspoilt villages; unique local characters; delicious local food; genuine hospitality: all shaped by a remarkable history and passion.
Picturesque Lynmouth provides a romantic escape from modern living with its row of delightful fishing cottages and shops that cluster around the pretty harbour of gently bobbing boats. Lynton, perched high above, is a vibrant Victorian village retaining a quaint mix of times present and times past.
The first thing that will strike you about dining in Lynton & Lynmouth is the astounding backdrops to your meals: cafes on cliff tops, fancy harbour restaurants or charming bistros and pubs lining quaint old streets.
Every eating establishment in Lynton & Lynmouth is bursting with character and bags of atmosphere. Some offer open log fires, romantic gardens or sun-kissed terraces, with candlelight, music, organic and local food, traditional to exotic fare.
North Devon really offers you some great seasonal local specialities, throughout the year you will find everything from fresh local fish, to succulent Exmoor lamb and pork presented by chefs serving and preparing local produce.
Here are some ideas for a perfect evening out during your romantic break ...
A delightful eatery on Watersmeet Road in Lynmouth. The bistro oozes character and a romantic and intimate atmosphere. Enjoy impeccable home-cooked traditional dishes with exceptional service.
- Opens 13th – 15th February, call 01598 752159 to make your booking
A vibrant yet cosy tapas experience on Lee Road in Lynton. Enjoy a fusion of modern and traditional tapas dishes from local ingredients and the finest produce and wines from Spain.
- Opens 13th February, call 01598 753838 to make your booking
Located on the harbour front in Lynmouth in the Bath Hotel. Treat yourselves to a hearty meal from a delicious and extensive menu of classic traditional dishes. Check out their special offers for your Valentines Break.
- Open every day, call 01598 752238 to make your booking
What Makes a Great Sunday Lunch?
Tuesday, 17 March 2020
If one of the top chefs in the land served me with a Sunday roast and then asked, "Is that better than your mum's?" the room would turn eerily quiet and I wouldn't even dignify them with a response. Simple.Read more
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