With the lock down ended and
self-catered accommodation allowed to open as of the 12th April
2021. This blog will help you to know what dining out options are
available with the new restrictions in place. Currently it is only
possible for hospitality venues where food and drink are served to
offer dining outside. Under the current government COVID-19 road
map from the 17th May 2021 dining inside and outside will be
possible but only for 6 people or under. Then finally from June
21st 2021 it will be possible to dine both inside and out with no
Read on to find out our favourite venues in Croyde,
Woolacombe and Braunton that are now open, along with how to book
THE THATCH & BILLY
Croydes' IT! pubs, these family and
pet friendly pubs cater to all with a great atmosphere, friendly
service. Food here is just as varied, offering something for
The Thatches' new
outdoor operation is open Wednesday to Sunday Weather permitting!
All these outdoor operations will be on a first come first serve
basis, with no table bookings available. The sister pub Billy Budds
situated next door will have all its outdoor space open with a full
menu available from April 12th.
You can now book tables
of six for the restaurant online for dates between May 17th and
If you are looking for the
quintessential Devonshire pub, go no further than the Williams
Arms! A centuries old pub, the Williams Arms is long established
and trusted by the locals. It has a reputation for being one of the
finest in Devon, offering fresh locally sourced ingredients.
They will be operating 7 days a week
with outside tables available and even more seating available in
their large new marquee area. No booking available so its first
come first serve Operating times below:
The outside area will be operated
under the rule of six policy.
An independent café, bar, and
restaurant with beautiful views. A family friendly venue by day and
then popular bar by evening
Open for food and drinks outside 7
days a week.
Reservations are not possible and all
dining is done on a walk in basis only.
The Quay café is located along the
famous South West Coastal Path in Braunton. It's the perfect stop
off for families, dog walkers and cyclists. With indoor and outdoor
seating as well as cycle racks and free parking. There is a wide
selection on offer from lunch time cakes, tea cakes, cream teas,
and seasonal specials. Not to mention great coffee and
They have their usual opening times
and outdoor seating available as well as takeaway options. They
have all relevant social distancing measures in place and a strict
Brauntons' award-winning fish and chip
restaurant, considered by many locals to be the No.1 fish and chips
in the North Devon area.
With a recent renovation this modern
restaurant has catered for many happy families and even the odd
celebrity, including Damien Hirst, Rick Stein and even our own
It is operating its take-away services
only. Ordering available through facebook.
OPEN ON: THURSDAYS, SUNDAYS
THE BLUE GROOVE
This laid-back cafe/bar/restaurant is
in the heart of Croyde. The menu is eclectic and has a great
variety of vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options. A great place
to grab a coffee or cocktail it is well worth a visit.
They are open for dining in the
riverside beer garden 9am - late daily and for takeaway 9am-8pm! At
present no outside table reservations are available so its first
come first serve.
Takeaways can be pre-ordered via their
new online click and collect service.
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