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The First and Last Bistro

Church Street, Ermington PL21 9NJ, England
+44 1548 830671
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Church Street, Ermington PL21 9NJ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've now been to the F&L for an evening meal, Sunday lunch and several visits to the newly introduced wine lounge for an early evening glass of red; on every occasion we have been warmly greeted and enjoyed the most wonderful food courtesy of Andrew...More

Thank Jill B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited First and Last last week with a group of friends. We have been very regular customers for the last ten years and thought we would see what the new owners had to offer. . We were all dismayed that the lovely colourful Mediterranean atmosphere...More

Thank Ivy8956
Thefirstandlast, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for your opinion which has highlighted to the team that we must clarify upon booking that the bistro is no longer Mediterranean, but traditional British with a twist. This aims to ensure that expectations are met and the potential for patrons not to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a superb meal with new owners Andrew and Sue, having lived in the village over 20 years have visited this beautiful venue many many times, but the new decor and ambiance they have created is fantastic !! The meal we had was absolutely beautiful,...More

Thank kjerme
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited last night on recommendation with a group of friends, certainly not disappointed Excellent varied menu, locally sourced, all of which was beautifully presented Friendly and attentive staff & a cosy environment, especially as we sat next to the log burner on a cold winters...More

Thank Crickety D
T5Asav, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed the new look First and Last.

Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I visited the First and Last Bistro today for Sunday lunch. The new owners, Andrew and Sue have refurbished the restaurant so tastefully and have created a warm and friendly atmosphere. Also plenty of car parking space. My husband and daughter both...More

Thank greatwhitepalace
Thefirstandlast, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your kind review. Hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were regular diners at this restaurant and were very disappointed when it closed. However, it has now re-opened with new owners, Andrew and Sue, who have given it a brilliant facelift both inside and out. There is now a small wine...More

2  Thank carolynDevon
Thefirstandlast, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Twice in the same week. Always a pleasure to have regular diners in the new look bistro. Hope to see you again soon and thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the First and Last open day and had a taster of dishes that the bistro would have on the menu. We were very impressed, so decided to go and have a meal. We were really pleased with the ambience of the restaurant,...More

Thank marinamegan
Thefirstandlast, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having previously eaten here a few times we wanted to see what the new team offered.. Not disappointed. small menu. Would be nice to see a fish dish as a special and bread available and a better selection of local cheeses. Priced just right we...More

1  Thank twankey
T5Asav, Owner at The First and Last Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your kind review and visiting the First and Last Bistro. We take on-board your comment about local cheeses and have already actioned this and improved our selection so on your next visit you can expect some beautiful Devon Cheeses. Our menu...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menus was brilliant starter a salmon combination beef main course well pleased I am now a regular

Thank rdcowley44
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Andrew and Sue have just bought the bistro and re-opened at the beginning of October after a refurbishment so we were very lucky to be able to book the whole place for my birthday. They made us very welcome and the food is amazing. The...More

Thank Jain B
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Response from John C | Reviewed this property |
There are steps inside the Bistro. During my visit there were well behaved dogs in the restaurant. Children were also catrred for. I cannot confirm the wifi access but the network connection in the area is poor. I do not... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Ermington PL21 9NJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ermington
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 830671
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