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The Holt

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178 High Street, Honiton EX14 1LA, England
+44 1404 47707
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had not booked but were offered a table I suspect because it was about 7.00pm the thinking was if we could be through quickly the table could be used for a later booking. Extensive main menu, but a Tapas menu which we used was most enjoyable service was very good and food was great

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1 Thank ericahanson220
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you are looking for a nice homely restaurant with great quality food the Holt is a great place to come. The prices are justified I think and my girlfriend who told me she hated tiramisu decided that my tiramisu was actually quite nice and then stole half of it.

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1 Thank Christopher H
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been lucky enough to visit the holt and taste 2 menus as they have changed through seasons. I cannot recommend this restaurant enough. Beautiful food, the combination of flavours is a work of art. Waiting staff are fantastic, we had a really lovely young lady, who could not do enough for us. Great atmosphere and decor.

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1 Thank Lea C
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose this restaurant for a family birthday dinner and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is located upstairs in the pub and although theres is a small menu, all dishes chosen by our party were delicious. My one quibble is that the pub had omitted a starter from our pre-order (which is requested for parties of 8+) .Service was... More 

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1 Thank Martin J
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24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with family great seat by the window, fabulous sea bass and the BEST chocolate parfait I have ever tasted,lovely friendly waiting team really enjoyed our meal will return again very soon. If you are a Gin fan they have a good selection and knowledge too

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1 Thank beentheregottshirt
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really liked this busy pub/rest on the main High Street. Sat upstairs to eat which is rustic and charming, good standard of food and an excellent value wine list. Staff and service spot on. Well worth a visit.

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1 Thank Valence D
Exeter, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had visited and eaten in bar about 12 months ago and all was good but not exciting ...today it was very good . We ate in the restaurant and overall the food and service were excellent , couldn't fault anything . I guess if I am picky I am not sure what a smoked affogata is , and still... More 

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2 Thank Rtvet
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is honestly my favorite restaurant, food wonderful and service so friendly. It is a bit expensive but you get what you pay for. The atmosphere is lovely and relaxing.

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1 Thank Jane B
Bristol, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nicely turned out pub at the far end of the High Street. We stopped for lunch and indulged in the various tapas options all reasonably priced and appealing. If you are not a tapas fan, more traditional fare is on offer. Very friendly and helpful staff.

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1 Thank Keith P
Blandford Forum, United Kingdom
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79 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We stopped here for lunch on the way to a holiday cottage in Cornwall and were made very welcome. They have an excellent menu and our food was well-presented and tasty; I had the Morrocan couscous and Col W had a beef sandwich with some chips and even our dog was included as he was given some biscuits- we always... More 

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1 Thank mrswaffle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$32
Cuisine
Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 High Street, Honiton EX14 1LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Honiton
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 47707

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?