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Exeter
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We visited the globe on a Friday evening. I have been to the globe for drinks before but have never eaten. It was recommended to me so thought I would give it a try. The Globe was very busy when we arrived which is usually a good sign. The food was good as reasonably priced, I had the pork cheek...

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Scunthorpe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very nice meal with the family. Two of us had the mussels as a starter which were excellent. They would have been a fair main course as well . However as it was 3 out of 4 of our party had the pork belly as a mains which despite being a rather small portion was a good choice. Well...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Popped in for a pint and a coffee, great atmosphere, warm fire , newspapers, very comfortable could have stayed longer. The staff are friendly and professional- would return this time for a meal , menu looks good.

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shaldon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I reviewed this pub a few years ago and am pleased to say that it is still an excellent place to eat. My husband and I arrived without a booking for Sunday lunch but we were able to find a table in the bar by a nice log fire. Because they were very busy we were expecting to have to...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. It is so pleasing to read that you thought the standard was very high and the service excellent. We will ensure the team are aware of your kind comments and hopefully we will see you again in the near future.

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very impressed by this very well run establishment. The room on the balcony overlooking the courtyard was very comfortable, roomy and had a great walk-in shower as requested,which suited me as I had recently had a replacement hip. The food at breakfast and in the evening was very good indeed, but the most impressive thing about our stay...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review of the Globe and our team. It was lovely to meet you and we hope to see you back again very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The evening meal was in the main dining room. We were welcomed by the main man who took orders for drinks The table was positioned with ample room and privacy The service was first class , attentive but not over the top We provided our own Birthday cake that was served appropriately at the right time. The menu was varied...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very pleased that you all had a very good evening. There are three car parks very close by in Topsham. Next time you reserve a table we can advise you of the best place to park. We hope you will visit us again soon.

N.Ireland
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights here mid january and really do hope to return. The Globe is a beautiful old coaching inn packed with atmosphere. Our room was above the restaurant in main building, it was so comfortable with good bathroom, tv, wifi, tea/coffee making. The bar is full of locals every evening and a really convivial spot. They are busy all...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive review. We enjoyed looking after you during your stay and sincerely hope that you will all come back again later in the year.

St Austell
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Lovely place the room was comfortable, clean and very well presented. The staff were all very friendly, kind and helpful. The food was very good and the restaurant had so much character, as did all the pub. The only down side was the parking, there is limited parking within the hotel grounds, and we managed to park for the first...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of your stay at the Globe. We are so pleased that you thought it was a really great place. We look forward to your next visit. If our car park is full on arrival then we suggest that you still check in and drop off luggage before parking.

Niton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped at The Globe with another couple and were given a warm welcome. The rooms were lovely, well modernised, but this traditional pub has managed to retain it's original integrity, feeling cosy and inviting. Will certainly stay again next time we are in the area.

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Thank you Maggie B for rating us as five for your review. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We shall look forward to your next visit.

Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Stayed here now 3 times over the last 12 months. sometimes at last minute due to work ect. great location for Topsham and always very clean and tidy. twice now I have booked a twin room having either my daughter or some with me. Food always good as is the bar. then "new rooms" in the courtyard are also good...

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globemanager, General Manager at The Globe, responded to this review

Great to read that you have stayed at the Globe three times. We always welcome feedback from our customers. We will discuss a solution for the moving beds. Hope to see you again soon.

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Globe is a beautiful 16th Century Coaching Inn set in the heart of Exeter’s Historic Estuary Town of Topsham. Located only 4 miles from Exeter City centre, it attracts both tourists and business travellers.The Inn has recently undergone a major refurbishment to restore and update the historic building whilst retaining its authentic character and personal touch.Topsham has a wonderful community, relaxed and friendly offering a perfect base to explore the area, whether by bike, foot or public transport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Globe

Address: 34 Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Exeter > Topsham
Price Range: $131 - $290 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Globe 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“There are a few rooms in the pub the rest are outside with the doors leading onto a courtyard very nice..”
 of 5 bubbles staustellpatlor, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Did not use as a hotel so cannot comment.”
 of 5 bubbles annfA7393TY, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Some bar noise for some rooms in main building, but bar closes promptly so no big problem if you enjoy pub style hospitality”
 of 5 bubbles BobT797, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sleep on the top floor, otherwise you will not be able to sleep because of the noise from the room above you”
 of 5 bubbles Agata_London_UK, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We only ate in the restaurant we didn't stay here!”
 of 5 bubbles AndyWand, 23 Dec 2016 | Read review
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