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The Lazy Toad Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Brampford Speke $$ - $$$ , British,
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
+44 1392 841591
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (14 reviews)
“pudding” (25 reviews)
“parsnips” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited to celebrate our wedding anniversary. The food was great and a lovely atmosphere. We had our desert outside in the garden. Will definitely visit again.

Thank Jeanlucpick
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place to eat.Spotlessly clean and very welcoming.The young lady who serviced us was outstanding her interpersonal and people skills were exceptional .We shared the ploughman lunch for two.Lovely variety and very filling.So pleased we popped in.

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I booked this to celebrate our wedding anniversary. We have been here before and always had an excellent meal. We arrived a little early for our booking, 7.45pm, but our table was ready. We got drinks at the bar and was shown...More

Thank coolmum999
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really nice place to have a drink and relax. Weather was wonderful which helped! Really nice beer on offer, friendly staff and nice spacious outdoor area.

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Had lovely lunch with my dad here today. He had the monk fish, which he said was delicious and I had the roast beef which was cooked to perfection. We had dessert outside and sat in the warm sun by the roses. Warm treacle tart...More

Thank Sally E
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

The evening was very enjoyable as meeting up with 6 friends . Food was very good and nicely presented. Atmosphere pleasant but a little crowded as far as tables go.

Thank barbarajanesencer
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We ate with a group of friends and although we had booked a table in the bar, there had been a miscommunication between staff and we had been put in the restaurant, which was an issue as we had a dog. The staff did however...More

Thank cook284
Harriet_Daly, Owner at The Lazy Toad Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 16 June 2017

We do state on the menu that groups of 7 or more will have a discretionary service charge added on to the bill. This is also stated at the bottom of the bill.

Reviewed 8 June 2017

The Lazy Toad is a welcoming gastro pub within striking distance of Exeter. Regular menu plus daily specials board is offered. Those with allergens well catered for. The wine list had the usual crowd pleasers but aligning with their use of local produce, would be...More

Thank UkHolly_day
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

The Lazy Toad is set in a quintessentially English West Country village. From lovely front cobbled garden there is a view of both a proper church tower and a thatched cottage roof. The village itself, Brampford Speke is about 20 minutes from the cathedral city...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Our first visit to the Lazy Toad and we can't wait to go again. Lovely surroundings, friendly staff and really good food. Locally sourced produce - fresh and delicious. We all chose from the Specials Board and everything was excellent. We will be going back...More

Thank Jacqui M
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Questions & Answers
Matt S
21 March 2017|
Response from Craig K | Reviewed this property |
I would have said no, though they have a lovely garden which no doubt could keep them busy (under supervision).
Julie C
14 February 2015|
Response from thelazytoadinn | Property representative |
Hi Julie, You can view our menu on our website using the link on the page. We have no availability for the weekend of 27th and 28th February. If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to get in touch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Brampford Speke
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 841591
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