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The Volunteer Inn

Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
+44 1752 881195
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (12 reviews)
“steak” (13 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
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Reviewed November 25, 2017

Hospitable, friend!y proprietors and staff who quickly found us a table despite the location being incredibly busy. Good choice of drinks and food from the menu and the specials board. Elected to have the fish and chips that were exceptional as well as being huge!...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Austin W
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Visited this great local pub for an evening family dinner. Very welcoming staff & delicious freshly cooked food. We ordered the homemade Parsnip soup followed by Sirloin steak in a Pepper sauce. Both were delicious & the steak perfectly cooked & tender. We’ll be returning...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank janeeb2014
Reviewed November 24, 2017

Had the most amazing fish pie with vegetables, on Wednesday night. Well looked after by the landlords, complements to the chef, really lovely home made food. Looking forward to our next visit!

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank teresaannesymons
Reviewed November 18, 2017

A group of us went to eat there. We all had different things to eat and all were really very good. It was a cold and frosty evening but the log fire was keeping the place cosy and warm. The enthusiastic staff were excellent and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Iwillski
Reviewed October 29, 2017 via mobile

Mike, Nick, Chris and Jude now have the Volunteer. First Sunday lunch available today. What great food and value for money. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank wicksyealmpton
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

A new landlady at the volunteer so went to investigate. Friendly welcome and very well kept selection of ales. The Doom bar was stunning and for only 2.80 per pint the more you drink the more you save. I hope the new landlady can breath...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank happycamper339
Reviewed April 28, 2017

Second time visiting this pub in 3 years, went on a midweek day very quiet we were the only ones eating in the restaurant. There was a large group of locals playing snooker in another bar. Service was very slow however the food was good...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Bredin
Reviewed April 11, 2017

We went to this pub for Saturday evening dinner. My partner had beef burger and I had pan fried bass. It was wonderful, we couldn't believe the price it was really good value for quality of the food. Such a shame that the surroundings were...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Joyce Eileen S
Reviewed February 20, 2017

Excellent value for money, good size portions and selection of vegetables, very tasty Sunday roast with dessert , only £9.95. Owner and staff very friendly, happy and helpful, will be going again next week. The daily menu I also reccomend, the homemade lasagne, carbonara and...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank teresaannesymons
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Great staff a good atmosphere food and good ales on sale as well as other drinks ... a large beer garden dogs welcome

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Gebosgifts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Yealmpton
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 881195
Traditional Pub Food
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