Siam Bistro - Our closest and best Thai Restaurant in Braunton 15 mins by car.
Slice of Devon - Take away pizza from the Quay. Because you can never have enough Pizza in my opinion
Spice Lounge - At the bottom of our road, Indian takeaway and restaurant named as one of Britains best by the top 100 curry restaurants guide.
SQ - Traditional sumptuous restaurant in Braunton with a superb bar.
Squires - Superb fish and chip restaurant in Braunton, a favourite of Damien Hirst and John Major.
Take Thyme - Good fish, local meats, traditional atmosphere, what could be better?
Waterside Diner - A hidden gem with a lovely view that we discovered whilst walking along the Tarka trail to Barnstaple.
Blakewell Fish Farm - A firm favourite, you can feed the fish and buy superb smoked trout and other local produce.
Coasteering - Coasteering is an adventure activity that includes short sections of traversing around sea cliffs close to the water as well as short swims and lots of jumps from the cliffs into the sea. Jumps can be from as low as one foot up to 20 feet!
Exmoor National Park Walks - A guide to some of the best walks in Exmoor that includes free GPS trails for each hike. Golf - this area is renowned for its golf courses.
Ilfracombe Aquarium - Always a hit with the kids, the local aquarium is packed with information on the local sea creatures and has displays and a touch pool to get right up close to our sea dwelling friends.
RHS Rosemoor - Nestled in a Devon valley, Rosemoor blends formal and informal plantings to magical effect. Woolacombe - Superb Golden Beach Croyde - The Best Surf Beach In North Devon Exmoor - Home of the Famous Ponies and Spectacular Scenery Lundy - This Daytrip is a must, from Ilfracombe Harbour. North Devons Biosphere Reserve - Learn more about North Devons Biosphere Reserve
There are plenty of places to surf for the beginner right up to the most advanced professional at - Woolacombe, Combesgate, Croyde, Saunton, Putsborough and Westward ho! Nick Thorn Surf School - Nick Thorn Surf Coaching is a Putsborough based surf school offering Level 4 Master Surf Coach surf sessions for beginners, intermediate and advanced surf development. The sessions are fun and safe for all people from 6-80 years of age. They also offer Stand Up Paddle boarding, Coasteering, Junior Lifeguard and Lifeguard training specific sessions. Magic seaweed Woolacombe website
The Elmfield is a perfect venue for wedding accommodation. Hiring the whole house gives you complete flexibility over your day.
When you hire the Elmfield as your wedding accommodation you have complete freedom in how you choose to cater for your guests. We are more than happy to help you plan your day and put you in touch with excellent local suppliers or you can go full self catering
Some Wedding Essentials:
Dejeuny Flowers - Jane Fultons wonderful floral creations are very popular with our brides
Shine - Hair and Make-up Ilfracombe (Rosie and team)
Annie and the Flint - Wonderful coffee and excellent for gluten free (and non gluten free) treats.
Costa Coffee - You May have heard of these, this new store is a fabulous addition to the high street.
Hele Cornmill and Tearoom - Hele Corn Mill is a working water mill and museum in Hele, near Ilfracombe, North Devon. Winners of the Devon Life magazine Best Tea Room award!
The PortHole - A fabulous beachside café in association with The National Trust, Marine Drive, Woolacombe, stunning views and fabulous food.
Stacc - Stacc make high end, cakes, patisserie & coffee made with uber fresh local ingredients baked and served in house, also take away and special orders.
Storm in a teacup - All aboard! For a tempting treat, a scrumptious sandwich and a thirst quenching cuppa in the famous boat cafe, Storm in a Teacup. Located on picturesque Watermouth harbour between Ilfracombe and Berrynarbor/ Combe Martin
Pubs and bars:
Admiral Collingwood Wetherspoons - A spectacular award winning design with a lovely sea view terrace and the usual great prices on a wide range of food and drinks, very popular with visiting families.
Bar Electric - Bar Electric is an independent café, bar and restaurant boasting fantastic views from the sun terrace of the world renowned beaches of Woolacombe in North Devon.The bar has a relaxed atmosphere accentuated by funky décor and furniture, great music, surf movies on loop.
The Depot - Mullacott Cross, Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Tacos, Burgers and wood fired Pizzas
George and Dragon - Traditional pub on Fore Street with great pub food and often a quiz on Tuesdays.
Grampus - A spectacular cliff top walk from the Elmfield takes you to the Grampus in Lee Bay, check listings for traditional live music and open mic nights.
Hunters Inn - Great walks should always end up at a great pub and the Hunters Inn is just such a pub with a superb Pub Menu
The Kings Arms - Re-opened and revived from imminent extinction in 2010, The Kings Arms is, (and loves being) back in it’s rightful place at the very heart of the vibrant community of Georgeham, North Devon. They are all about quality of food, drinks and most importantly hospitality.
Pyne Arms -This is a superb country pub with a highly recommended (by us!), Sunday dinner.
The Red Barn - Large surf inspired bar in Woolacombe with superb sea views and a great basic menu.