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The Old Smithy Inn

Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
+44 1288 331305
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (18 reviews)
“lamb burger” (4 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Friendly quirky pub with excellent food and service. The décor is must to see and you will not be disappointed

Thank sfrayner56
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Enjoyed 4 visits to the Old Smithy Inn on our recent stay in the Hollyhock cottage next door. All the staff, but especially the land lord, were very welcoming and particularly to our dog Annie who lapped up the attention . I would recommend this...More

Thank Adrienne M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great quirky pub, fantastic service with friendly staff in a wonderful environment in a great village.

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

This place was a real find for us. We visited on a Saturday night and we were able to phone ahead and book a table for 8. Although the bar is on the small side (watch out for the low ceilings and beams) there is...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We had a lovely evening. The food was lovely, service fast and the staff were very friendly. Nothing was too much trouble. Thoroughly recommended!

Thank Viadana
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Top notch service, a warm and accommodating welcome, absolutely scrummy pub food and a big selection of drinks....what's not to like!!

Thank span27
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Warm welcome at Welcombe ! Good food at reasonable prices. Retro decor adds an interesting twist on a traditional pub. Very accommodating squeezing us in on two busy evenings. Well behaved dogs welcome.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We visited this pub after a 5 hour walk and were in much need of some food! The pub itself was very cozy and the staff very friendly. Our food was served extremely quickly and was absolutely delicious! My mum had the lasagne, my brother...More

Thank LucyMc1234
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This place is a rare find. Brilliant venue with good music great beer and a fantastic menu. Definitely worth a visit for the beer alone and the food is top notch too. Run and owned by Rich and Jen who offer brilliant service and ensure...More

Thank Turlinator_80
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times in the passed. Great menu at reasonable prices. Make sure you book if you want to sit indoors. A good selection of wines and ales. Service was efficient although we did have to wait for one of the meals...More

Thank MustTriharder66
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Janice M
10 July 2016|
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Response from Nigel K | Reviewed this property |
Just seen your question Yes as far as I know, I have been there and seen dogs in the bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Welcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 331305
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