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exeter inn

Modbury, Dartmoor National Park, England
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible16%
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“the pub” (11 reviews)
“low ceilings” (2 reviews)
“landlord” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Modbury, Dartmoor National Park, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch last week by chance, all four of us really enjoyed a good simple well cooked lunch. Three of us having the cod which was nice and fresh and one trying the burger again this was well received. Limited choice of deserts...More

Thank postcard13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointed with the food. Burger van quality, without burger van prices. The salad garnish was the tastiest thing, everything else was bland, even the chips. Veggie burger was a deep fried, greasy, budget pattie. Won't return unfortunately.

Thank average_jo_veggie
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Ordered a house burger. 35 minute wait, burger completely chared. Sent back. In fairness got a refund. But if you can't cook a simple burger why are you in a kitchen. Better places locally. Just avoid is my opinion.

Thank James L
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

We arranged to meet up with my sister-in-law and her husband for lunch here. It was a very chilly day so we were thrilled to be able to sit on comfy sofas by a roaring log fire. We had a lovely lunch and the staff...More

Thank sunnytraveller2015
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Such a lovely place for a relaxed lunch, perfect for families with dogs. The beef was beautifully cooked and came with an impressive selection of vegetables and tasty gravy. The service is attentive, the wine and beer good. Food piping hot and more than we...More

Thank alabroad
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Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

If you like higgledy piggledy ancient pubs, then this is a must for you. A lovely, lively pub. You can park yourself in a little nook or join in the throng of the main bar area. It has a lovely amount of room but is...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

This pub is a classic olde worlde pub in the historic town of Modbury, it is what it very old with all the charm that goes with it. Therefore do not expect the pub to be of immaculate appearance for one it would not suit!...More

Thank Jacqui G
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This place caught our eye as we drove through modbury and we weren't disappointed! Luckily we came on a Sunday so could park nearby and there were lots of places to sit. The landlord was very friendly and introduced us to the resident cat and...More

Thank Anni U
Reviewed 23 July 2016

A visit to the Exeter Inn in Modbury is a must if you like fish and chips! We found the staff very welcoming and keen to provide a good service. I enjoyed a beautiful piece of beer battered cod with chips and mushy peas very...More

Thank Alfred1914
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We stopped on a lovely sunny day for lunch in the garden. The food was average, you could not complain or enthuse but did the job, a nice selection of heres and ciders The garden aspect is lovely ,but a mixture of decent outdoor furniture...More

Thank WineHighlander
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Modbury, Dartmoor National Park, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Modbury
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