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Hunters Lodge Inn

Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
+44 1297 33286
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pavlova” (14 reviews)
“steak” (52 reviews)
Closes in 12 min
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have travelled past 100s of times but never actually stopped - however on a trip to the West Country we happened to be passing at dinner time so took a chance and stopped in. We are very pleased that we did! We all thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank Pitstop63
Reviewed 1 week ago

7 people 1 person had a very average meal, rest felt it was worst meal ever. Have had meals here before, meeting place for friends and family over last few years. This last meal 4th April will be the last time we go. The speciality...More

Thank afswift
Reviewed 1 week ago

The room down the steps at the Hunters Lodge accommodates families as well as dogs.In addition to a pool table there are toys for younger children to play with. The service was good and despite the main bar being full with a function the food...More

Thank trudyballard
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was good & food was OK but nothing special - no local dishes and despite the "fresh fish daily" claims they only had fish & chips or scampi on the menu.

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped here on way to South Devon - had stopped here once before about 6 years ago and remembered it was nice. It was really busy when we got there - a good sign - and we waited a while for a member of...More

1  Thank Rachel1973C
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very popular place to eat for both visitors and locals. Staff really friendly and efficient. Have eaten here many times. The food is always good, and portion sizes are quite generous.

Thank JTPMum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family dinner for 4. Service attentive on the surface but turned out to be very slow. Long waits for food. Very slow in clearing table after courses. Long wait again for desserts. Quick with the bill ... which was appreciated by then. Food for 3...More

Thank xxxxDurban
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been going here for lovely food for the past 4 years while on holiday... The food is know mediocre at best.. Awful atmosphere.. So sad as we loved this place.. Will not be returning anytime soon... Hope the new owners take note of these comments.....More

3  Thank nick b
Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We welcome comments from media sources and in person, these comments help to shape our business. An example of this is we have recently changed from fries to chunky chips as many people preferred them. Unfortunately your comments were vague therefore is difficult to "take...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautifully cooked and well presented food. Staff really friendly and helpful. Excellent value for money. Popular so recommend booking

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was staying in the area for a week and visited three times which must say something! The staff were friendly and the service efficient. Everything I had tasted good. I particularly enjoyed the chicken in cream and mushroom sauce.

1  Thank timleader25
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Questions & Answers
3 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Clancky | Reviewed this property |
I saw some dogs in the bar area. They were under the table and very well behaved.
2 September 2016|
Response from sarah c | Property representative |
Hi there, Unfortunately not - our toilets all have steps down to them (maximum of 2) we have handrails on the walls down, as well as in cubicles, but they are not suitable for anyone who is wheelchair bound. We welcome lots... More
Les D
12 June 2016|
Response from sarah c | Property representative |
Yes of course! we welcome lots of doggies every day :) Hope this helps Kind regards Sarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 33286
  • E-mail
16th Century Coaching Inn commands an enviable position, conveniently situated on the main A35 where Devon & Dorset meet, between the bustling market town of Axminster, and the beautiful seaside town of Lyme Regis, the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.
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