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The Otter Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
+44 1395 568800
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a beautiful Meal on out first attempt of going out for xmas day lunch. The meal was served by very friendly staff and couldn't do enough for you , all well organised and would certainly do it again

Thank Sylvia H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am not actually normally a vegetarian, but at the time of our visit to The Otter Inn, I was 2 months pregnant and unable to eat any meat or fish due to sickness. I was shocked at how little choice of vegetarian food there...More

Thank dkarpenter
MRDJAT, Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of your recent visit with us. We are somewhat perplexed at your comments. You have duly stated that you were disappointed with your pasta dish being very plain. Our pumpkin tortellini in a creamy parmesan sauce is proving very popular...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just returned home from taking friends for lunch. Fantastic meal, clean plates from everyone, hot well cooked, wide choice and very good value for money. The staff were very pleasant and made us welcome. We will be back very soon. Thank you.

Thank barbri-sid
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic. Just what we wanted to hear. Dont forget, our Sunday Carvery is proving very popular. Perhaps next time you can give us a try. Kind regards, Team Otter.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I make no apologies for reviewing this pub / restaurant only a few months after my last review because our first visit was for a Sunday carvery back in the summer and this time we went here for an evening meal to celebrate my birthday....More

Thank DAVID R
MRDJAT, Owner at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Fantastic. So grateful you took the time to review us again. We are so pleased you enjoyed your Birthday considering you drove all the way from Chard to dine with us if i remember correctly! Thank you also for making a special note about our...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

It was several years ago that we visited this pub and found the ambience to be similar to a greasy cafe with food to match. Thankfully the intervening years have seen a vast improvement. We met up with a couple of friends and were warmly...More

Thank jifflesdad
MRDJAT, Owner at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Brilliant. So glad you decided to give our fresh take on the pub a try. We have endeavoured to pull the pub up by its "bootstraps" and are so pleased our teams efforts are recognised. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Team...More

Reviewed 14 January 2018

Booked a table for Sunday Lunch at 12.30. Today, this place does an excellent Carvery, 4 different meats, stuffing, sausages, Roast Parsnips, Roast Potatoes, pans of fresh vegetables, gravy and all the sauces, it was busy today, would recommend booking a table in advance, We...More

Thank ejlaver45
MRDJAT, Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, what a great review. We are all so pleased you had a wonderful time. Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Kind regards, Team Otter.

Reviewed 28 December 2017

Christmas Day lunch at the Otter was a joy to behold,brilliant food and service as always, So many thanks to Duncan,Tom L,Alex Christoff,Jake and Shannon for a great time,

Thank arthur452
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 31 December 2017

Hi Arthur. Thank you so much for your review, we're all really glad you had a great time, we enjoyed our day and enjoyed looking after you. Happy New Year!

Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Popped in on the off chance for a bite to eat after a few hours at Bicton Park. Looks smart from the outside and indoor decor is modern with some traditional features;the open fire at the bar is a nice touch. The outdoor play area...More

Thank Laur T
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Hi Laur T. Thank you very much for your feedback. I'm glad you enjoyed the pub and the service. I apologise that the food was not as you expected. I have passed on your comments to the kitchen team and we will endeavour to control...More

Reviewed 17 December 2017

Recently enjoyed a lovely evening with friends at the Otter. Pub nice and cosy, good food and excellent service from our young waitress - thank you Cassia.

Thank LIndaN49
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Hi Linda. Many thanks for your great review! Duncan

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Had a lovely meal at the Otter. Food was delicious, service great (thank you Cassia). The pub is looking great for Christmas. Be back soon.

Thank forecourtman
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2017

Hi! I'll pass your comments on to Cassia, thank you for your lovely words. Merry Christmas! Duncan.

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gillian251
10 October 2017|
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Response from MRDJAT | Property representative |
Hi Gillian. I'm sorry, what is your question?
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sally 21
11 September 2017|
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Response from Pete52014 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I do not have a dog so would not have taken any notice.
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Maria H
22 April 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 568800
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