The Old Bus Station The Old Bus Station  

Cafe - Restaurant - Bar - Events & Entertainment Venue


The The Old Bus Station is located in central Barnstaple. We always have something special on offer: in summer you and the kids will enjoy our outdoor seating area right on the river Taw.


You'll savour our selection of lagers, fine wines and non-alcoholic drinks as well as our teas and Italian coffes - the perfect way to spend time with friends.


We have a wide selection of snacks and freshly made sandwiches, panins & baguettes. At lunchtimes, we offer menus that include both traditional, home-cooked meals and light snacks.


In this site you will find all the information you will need, from booking a simple table for two, to holding a wedding reception. We can cater for any occasion.

We regularly hold live music events, & party nights with live bands & DJs. Also our cafe and bar and restaurant are open daily, with alfresco dinning right by the river.  


Please browse our index to the left to view everything The Old Bus Station has to offer, including our up & coming events & the history & location of The Old Bus Station.


Also on this site you will find information about the local community, & history in & surrounding Barnstaple. Such as the famous Tarka Trail.
Thank you for taking the time to view our website, we hope you find everything you are looking for, if not just give us a call... 


We look forward to welcoming you, whether you're having a snack at lunchtime or coming in for a drink with friends in the evening!


And dont forget we are dog friendly...

Music, Comedy & Events: there's always something interesting going on!

We offer much more than just a great ambience: there's also our wide-ranging entertainment programme.

Our current events programme

Flair and charm at The Old Bus Station

We aim to ensure your time with us is relaxing and enjoyable. Find out more about our philosophy and style.

About us