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The Fisherman's Cot

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub with great food and lovely rooms at reasonable prices if you're staying over. Very pleasant sitting watching the river on a warm evening. Well worth the short trip from Exeter. Will definitely be coming back.

Thank Eileen R
Response from FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 15 July 2017

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. It is loely to hav a drink by the water on a warm evening! We hope to see you in the near future, Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

Reviewed 13 July 2017

The Fisherman's Cot staff were so amazingly helpful when I booked 6 rooms for our wedding guests at a nearby venue ! Although booking made through booking .com the staff contacted me directly and were so helpful when I had to make a few changes....More

Thank Joanna B
Response from FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 14 July 2017

Hello Joanna, Thank you so much for taking the time to write us such a lovely review. It is always good to hear we are doing something right! I am so pleased your guests enjoyed their stay. Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

Reviewed 12 July 2017

Our second visit to this delightful restaurant which is situated right beside the river. On a hot summer's day it can get very, very crowded and you have to book to be certain og getting a table. This is particularly true of Sundays as the...More

Thank David C
Response from FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 13 July 2017

Hello David, I would like to apologise for the experience with us last Sunday, it was exceptionally busy, but that is no excuse, so I would like to apologise. We hope to see you again soon, and return to our usual high standards. Thank you...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

Excellent location for a pleasant relaxing meal. most pleasant and helpful staff. You would have to go a long way to find such pleasant surroundings to eat in. The food was good and well presented.especially the superb desert we had,(Strawberry meringue and cream sundae)More

Thank 204clivec
Response from FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 13 July 2017

Hello, May I first take the time to thank you for writing this review for us. I am so pleased you enjoyed your meals, and that our staff looked after you well. The Cot Sundae is one of our best selling desserts, so I am...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I have visited on many occasions over the years and it is good to see that the standards have risen after so many years in the doldrums. I don't think I have been here for a decade after one of several mediocre experiences. However, this...More

Thank Peter S
Response from FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 13 July 2017

Hello Peter, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, your kind words mean a lot to us. The Sicilian lemon tarts is one of my favourite puddings actually so I am thoroughly pleased you enjoyed it. The recent refurbishment...More

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mikejrich1950
18 November 2017|
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Hello, What name was the room booked under? How many rooms do you have booked? Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds
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mikejrich1950
5 November 2017|
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Hello, We do have some rooms in the lodges that have patio doors that open, the rooms upstairs have little windows that open partly, what name was the room booked under? Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds
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"If possible ask for a river view it will not disappoint."
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"Room 17, ground floor, spacious for one or a couple, includes a sofa bed. Patio overlooks a cottage..."
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"Don't use booking.com , your booking won't get sent or they will book you into a random room"
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"Do not choose room 1 as it is right by the front door and 11 had no heating"
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