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Imperial Hotel Restaurant Dining King Scallops and Pink Grapefruit

4-Star Fine Dining in North Devon

The Arlington Restaurant offers fine dining with outstanding cuisine in elegant and stylish surroundings, boasting an AA Rosette for culinary excellence you will find a fine dining experience like no other. Let our faultless staff wow you as they take care of every detail, experience our famous 5 course table d’hote as you relax in luxury elegant surroundings. 

The Colours Bar & Bistro is a smaller, more informal restaurant, situated just off our Colours Bar, where you can enjoy a light meal by candlelight and experience the same luxury food in a cosy relaxed atmosphere. 

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Imperial Hotel Restaurant Dining Area

As one of the leading restaurants in Barnstaple we pride ourselves on quality locally produced food, giving our guests a fine dining experience they will struggle to find elsewhere. Our AA rosette award-winning restaurant will deliver quality food time and time again.

Fine Dining
AA Rosette Winning Dining
Sunday Lunch
Festive Dining
Colours Bar and Bistro at the Imperial Hotel

Themed around Britain's rich military history our Colours Bar & Bistro is rich in character and charm. Perfect for a light meal, evening drink or a relaxed candlelit dinner. With it's cosy atmosphere you can really unwind as you enjoy your choice from our tempting menus.

Casual Dining
Terrace Lounge at Imperial Hotel

Whether it’s a coffee and cake catch-up, light lunch with work colleagues, luxury afternoon tea or after dinner liquor to see the night away. Whatever the reason you will find yourself melting into our cosy armchairs and sofas as we take care of everything.

Casual Dining
Al Fresco Dining
Afternoon Tea
Afternoon Tea at the Imperial Hotel

Afternoon Tea

Served daily 2pm - 6pm, £23 per person. We believe that the traditional Afternoon Tea should be treated as an event, and here at The Imperial, we make no exception.
Imperial Hotel Restaurant Dining Fish Dish

Seasonal Lunch Offer

Served Monday - Saturday, 2 Courses £19.95 per person. Whatever the season, The Arlington Restaurant offers a fantastic seasonal lunch offer that will satisfy all the senses.
Imperial Hotel Restaurant Dining Vanilla Panna Cotta with Berries Sorbet and Honeycomb | Dessert


We invite you to join us on a fully immersive culinary journey experiencing the very best local, seasonal produce. Discover a dining experience like no other at The Imperial Hotel, with an AA rosette for cuilinary excellence our team of chefs are passionate about delivering exceptional food.
Imperial Hotel Restaurant Dining Roast Beef and Yorkshire Pudding

Sunday Lunch

Served Sunday 12pm - 2pm, 2 Courses £22.50 per person & 3 Courses £28.50 per person. Discover a delicious Sunday lunch in Barnstaple when you dine at The Imperial Hotel.

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