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The Blue Ball Inn Restaurant

) #12 of 57 Restaurants in Sidmouth $$ - $$$ , British,
Stevens Cross | Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
+44 1395 514062
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (35 reviews)
“custard” (8 reviews)
“onion rings” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Stevens Cross | Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My husband and I stayed for two nights, the second time we had done this. On both occasions we were very impressed with the comfort and cleanliness of our room, but most of all with the quality of evening meals on offer in the bar....More

1  Thank Lindsey K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd booked a table for 7 of us 2 weeks beforehand. When we arrived the barman checked the booking and then just left us all standing there, then (I'm assuming the landlord) checked the book, and told us that we had been double booked. There...More

Thank 27foodie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a couple of meals at the blue ball, enjoyed them both, found the staff very friendly and helpful, food cooked well and tasty, good value for money, good choice of food, good specials board , will use again when we are back in Devon

1  Thank NoahBirmingham
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although busy, service was prompt and with a smile. A varied gastro pub menu suitable for most tastes. A good variety of ales. Great for what it offers - good beer and wholesome food - with good, efficient service to boot!

1  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere landlord and landlady very welcoming staff efficent food great very good value for money woukd definetely return

1  Thank _mnormanc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is plenty of choice both on the main menu and specials board so you are bound to find something you fancy. The prawn cocktail starter was very good and for the main I chose the rump steak as it was steak specials night. It...More

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok - my Mum aged90 lives in Sidmouth.I frequently take her out for lunch in the area. Unfortunately the last two visits have made me ill - once when eating a prawn risotto and on Sunday last eating a fresh crab salad which caused me...More

3  Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food and the beer here is to die for , it gets very busy . We got there at 18.45 ,and by 19.00 it was full . Best to book a table. This was on a Tuesday , we went on a Monday and...More

Thank 42deed
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely place to eat - need to book as it is very popular. Nice welcome from staff. Good choices on menu, including vegetarian. Relaxed atmosphere and delicious food. Would highly recommend it.

Thank Janet A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This pub is in walking distance from Sidmouth along the Byes. We had booked a table but no record of our reservation, but we were earlier enough to get a table anyway. I fancied the club sandwich but don't like Mayonnaise. Unfortunately the chicken is...More

Thank DawnySouthampton
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stevens Cross | Sidford, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 514062
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