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The Royal Standard

Lyme Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3TF, England
+44 1297 442637
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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Bar, Seafood, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lyme Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3TF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great busy pub. Hard working and pleasant bar staff. Good food. Great crowd inside, local and on holiday. I liked seeing the family having their dinner on the wall in the back/front yard looking over the sea, in the dusk.

Thank richard82017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our hosts at the Old Lyme Guest House recommended The Royal Standard for dinner. We loved the atmosphere. Everyone was so friendly. They have a great selection of bitters, lagers, stouts and ales and offered a sampling. The food was very good and we really...More

Thank Cameron1999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited this pub early on Saturday evening. We had not had a meal in the Royal Standard for a few years as the food was mediocre so we thought we would give it another chance. Unfortunately the food is still mediocre!

Thank 608JO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate in here as a family of 12, took ages for food, all a bit messed up, ok we were a large table but mains before starters for me is a massive mistake. We all said food was 'average' and 'a bit greasy' but...More

Thank 76jessb76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Lyme for a week and although we did try two other pub/restaurants we kept coming back. We had our dog with us and they were very welcoming. The food was consistently very good, as was the service. The location is great in...More

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Whilst staying in Lyme Regis Monday to Friday in October we spent Thursday on a little tour along the coast westwards into Devon. It was a lovely fine day with sun and light winds. We called at Branscombe, Buddleigh Salterton and Sidmouth intending to eat...More

Thank meonwanderer
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

This pub has a an amazing location in Lyme one the best. But the food here is average pub food at best the trouble is there is so many places to eat in Lyme now offering a much higher standard of food that not even...More

Thank dorsetmanDorset
Reviewed 14 October 2017

We enjoyed sitting outside in the sheltered courtyard enjoying the Autumn sunshine, although the enclosing wall means that even though the pub is almost on the beach, you can't actually see the sea. The food was ok, but every item on the menu is a...More

Thank awen
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Came to visit after a busy weekend, wanting a fish dish - there was no fish pie, no scallops, etc.. had fish of the day which was nicely cooked and beautifully filleted but seemed so expensive for such a basic dish, but then all of...More

Thank Tania H
Reviewed 8 October 2017

This is a real pub, with an excellent range of local ales, (try the Palmer's 200), and friendly staff. Families and dogs are welcome. There is a good variety of food available. We enjoyed an excellent lobster linguine, a pesto linguine and a superb ham,...More

Thank DavidNichols
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyme Road, Lyme Regis DT7 3TF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Lyme Regis
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 442637
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