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Devon,England
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Four of us visited over the Easter weekend for an evening meal.The Inn itself is very nice but we found the food of poor quality.My pie was small and contained three small pieces of meat.The mash potato was hard and the mountain of peas tasteless.Others in our group had various issues with their meals.Staff had clearly been under pressure and...

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Seaton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2015

Stepped in history, this pub has a quintessential Old English feel. The food and live music are in keeping with this unpretentious quality, making it a local treasure and attracting an eclectic mix of customers and staff. I loved it so much I asked for a job, and I'm pleased to say that I now work here!

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Thank Lindsey F
Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We went as a family for Sunday lunch with an age range of 10-79. All of us thought the menu was superb, nothing too pretentious. Portions were large and the food was very tasty. Staff friendly and efficient. Finally the bill was a pleasant surprise. Keep up the great work.

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Sherborne
Reviewed 15 January 2015

Having known The Wheelwright since it was a tea room we were saddened last summer to find a pub with no atmosphere and few local customers. We were tempted not to call there when we returned to the area last week but we are so glad we did. We discovered a local couple had taken over and the welcome was...

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2Thank Patricia H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

We very much enjoyed our lunch at the Wheel Wright Inn which is a very pretty traditional thatched pub. The puddings were particularly good. Really friendly service. Will definitely return on our next trip to Devon.

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Bristol
Reviewed 2 September 2014

we visited twice in august. Once to listen to Alan West and Steve Black play (very good musicians with huge following) and the second time just to eat as it was so good the first time. My mum and dad go here at least twice a month and eat here every time. I had the spicy pork belly which was...

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Axminster
Reviewed 8 August 2014

After being a local to this pub for a long time, I asked the day before if we could have a meal the following day. They said yes if we got there early, but we couldn't book a table in the bar. I got there with my family to find that two tables were booked in the bar for locals,...

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1Thank Lanahughes
Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2014

Our review is based solely upon a visit for an evening meal and, sadly, we found that the Inn fell short in two areas. The meals were not thought to be particularly good, fish somewhat tasteless (slightly undercooked?) and a meat meal over spiced. In short, edible and not bad enough to complain about but not enjoyable. In addition, although...

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2Thank lets-do-it-again
Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2014

Having driven past this pub on several occasions we decided to give it a go and were NOT disappointed. Staff were all very welcoming upon our arrival and we were shown to our table which was lovely. Menu was lovely and varied - something to suit everybody - even had a few "different" dishes which was refreshing to see. Considering...

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Thank kazzaw105
Frome, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2014

This was my third visit over the last year and I have always been happy with the food and service. This time around, it seemed like there were new owners or something similar? We only wanted a light lunch but were given the full menu, which didn't have any light bites so we opted for soup. Then we noticed a...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Address: Swan Hill Road, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Colyford
Number of rooms: 14
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