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The Jack In The Green Inn

London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
+44 1404 822240
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“prawn cocktail” (13 reviews)
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European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have eaten here a number of times, each and every time the quality of the meal and the friendliness/attentiveness of the staff is always perfect. The first time a I ate here (a number of years ago) i thought the meal was a little...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Angus H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is my favourite in Exeter, so classy, fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing food and presentation. Would highly recommend this for a special meal or an evening for two.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank k8y3005
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First visit and will certainly not be the last. Great food, excellent service in a very nice relaxing environment. All our dishes were first rate and a special mention goes to the cauliflower and cheese soup starter and pheasant main. The Totally Devon offer of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Monument
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went here for a birthday dinner and had a very enjoyable evening. The meal on the whole was delicious however the Milk Chocolate Parfait let the meal down it was over set verging on rubbery which was a great shame as the rest of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gosling106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No reservation on a Sunday managed to squeeze for the best roast I've ever had. Everyone cooked to perfection wait times not an issue and great selection of beer

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 231deanw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an early Sunday lunch and were greeted warmly by a young team. The difference from many other country pubs and restaurants was they had an air of confidence and professionalism. The appetizer was presented beautifully and the roast lamb and chicken was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the tasting menu and we were not disappointed. The welcome and service is first class. The food was fantastic, correct portion sizes for the tasting menu with great combinations. I would always highly recommended the JITG if you would a quality meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank markbh1971
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

The food was good, which in this part of the world, is rare - so I can understand the other positive reviews ... BUT: (1) The menu was so long so as to be slightly bewildering; I just don’t know why restaurants feel like they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank happyreviewer5678
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Jack in the Green has some amazing food. From start to finish the service is excellent and the food is a taste sensation. Our visit was on Friday night which was a real treat for me. Thanks to the chef for his amazing food. Would...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank phil081
Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

We were in the area, had passed this place twice thinking it might be a bit pricy. But dropped in on our 3rd day, yes it is a bit expensive, but my word worth every penny, the service was superb total non intrusive, but there...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank mykes2018
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Julia H
March 31, 2017|
Response from milstead01 | Reviewed this property |
I don't it's the type of place to take a dog. I do speak as a dog owner!
July 12, 2016|
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Response from andre b | Reviewed this property |
I would say this is more of a fine dinning experience and whilst I am sure they would cater for children eating with you it isn't really a family restaurant so to speak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 822240
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