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Best things to do in Lynton

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Bar
“Two rosettes restaurant for fine dining or excellent bar food available. Stunning harbourside location ”
11 locals recommend
Movie Theater
“This cinema, in the smallest English town to host one, houses a cosy 68 customers in its intimate auditorium and screening recent releases. Simply fantastic”
6 locals recommend
Park
“So many places to explore in ENP - we can help you narrow down the where....”
5 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Take a trip on the famous Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway. Opened in 1890, this Victorian funicular is the highest and the steepest totally water powered railway in the world! ”
2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Within 50 meters of the Park, The Cottage Inn serves fabulous Thai food in the evenings and a wonderful traditional lunch on Sundays. Also brews its own Ale (FatBelly Ales) which is not to be missed.”
4 locals recommend
Bar
“Run by a local and his Spanish wife - great tapas. highly recommend booking in order to get a table.”
5 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Nice little casual restaurant for steaks, burgers, ribs etc. Not licensed so bring your own drinks or buy from the Queens pub next door and carry in.”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“Nice bar near the harbour with separate dining area and bar food near the harbour. Outside seating also available. Look out for live music events at weekends”
3 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Excellent fish and chips next to the harbour in Lynmouth. Eat in restaurant available during the day and take away in the evenings”
3 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great for morning coffee, afternoon tea and dinner. Nice outside seating. Lovely Mediterranean style food and nice relaxed atmosphere”
2 locals recommend
Travel Agency
“Famous for the floods which destroyed the town, Lynmouth and Lynton also have a thriving alternative shop scene and excellent chippies on the seafront.”
3 locals recommend
Cafe
1 local recommends
Cafe
“Lovely cute cafe tucked away on Lynmouth Street. Nice lunches and fantastic homemade cakes and scones for afternoon teas”
2 locals recommend
Lodging
2 locals recommend
Lodging
1 local recommends
Cafe
“Nice cafe at the foot of the Cliff Railway in the refurbished old Pavilion building. Stunning views across the Bristol Channel to the Welsh coast. While you're there visit the Exmoor Parks information centre downstairs”
2 locals recommend