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Number Eight



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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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All reviews amuse bouche course tasting menu tonka bean roasted tomato soup scallops terrine mains and desserts black pudding belly pork fine dining front of house michelin star pre dessert young couple who run young chef palate cleanser flavour combinations
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Yet another superb meal last night. Stunning food and brilliant service. Number 8 just gets better and better. Thanks Josh and Chloe, be back soon!!

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Martin S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful food and service thouroughly enjoyed our anniversary there thank you so much for everything

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Markbeans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We received great service and the food was beautifully presented and delicious. Defnitely the highlight of our few days in the area.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lindsay P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our dinner at this wonderful little gem of a restaurant last night. Perfect scallops, tasty haddock risotto, amazing Hake main course. Chocolate delice for dessert was probably the best dessert I've ever tasted. Loved the little cup of parsnip soup to start and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Joseagirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the absolute pleasure of spending Christmas lunch at this couple run (and mum!) restaurant. It was without doubt one of the most pleasurable Christmas days my wife and I have had in a long time - the food, Scallops to start and Turbot...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank SteveC1500
Reviewed 16 December 2018

A small but select restaurant seating about 18 people, located in a small side street in the North Devon town of Bideford. Beautifully decorated, with a delightful ambience, and specialising in providing a fine dining experience, with prices to match. The menu options are commendably...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank brainerd62
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Truly excellent meal again at our second visit to Number Eight. Every course is delicious, beautiful to look at and cleverly put together. The wine list is small which makes choices easy and the wines are excellent in flavour and quality. I can't even find...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank lovetoad
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

Visited number eight with my husband last night for the first time and had the 7 course tasting menu. Both the food and the service were excellent. We really enjoyed all the lovely flavours of each course and looked forward to seeing what delights were...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Libra2000
Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

Went to Number Eight for my Wife’s Birthday and can only praise this Resturant, The Food was Fantastic and so was the service form this Couple who work so hard to please 10/10 would defiantly recommend this place a little gem.

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank seanread1
Reviewed 29 November 2018

We visited for the first time after reading such great reviews about it. The food is local and fresh, and flavours are great. You can tell the couple who own this restaurant put a lot of heart in the cooking and service. Food was so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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In my experience they have been incredibly accomodating if you ring them in advance
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