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$$ - $$$, British,
223-226 High Street | Exeter Devon, Exeter EX4 3LR, England
+44 1392 422365
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  • Average16%
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“lamb” (9 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
223-226 High Street | Exeter Devon, Exeter EX4 3LR, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went and had lunch with my daughter Was very nice and very reasonably priced Just a bit dark .. but staff were lovely

Thank jojarman1964
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Christmas shopping trip, we were looking forward to our lunch, we literally waited until the doors opened, and as the first customers of the day, promptly placed our order. After 40 minutes, we noticed that the people who had ordered after us had received their...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food pretty good to, but the service was to slow, waited 40 mins for our starter then another 30 mins for our main.

Thank shane a
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Being a visitor to Chaucers on my occasional trips to Exeter, I thought I'd see how it was getting on under the new setup. Not good, as I soon found out. Since being subsumed into the pub chain that is Marstons, things do seem to...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We recently visited riddle and rye in a girls night out, we were regular customers when it was Chaucer’s, yes it was a Wednesday night and it was quiet. The food was lovely, and polite staff. Food very reasonably priced , most of us had...More

Thank Ruth4846
Reviewed 20 October 2017

4 of us arrived Saturday about 2pm and bought drinks. Sat down to look at menu. About 2:15 a couple walked out and said to us that no food available despite them booking a table and arriving on time. Another couple sat behind us said...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We have eaten in Chaucers many times and have never been disappointed. On our visit to Exeter today, we went to Chaucers to find the name had changed to Riddle & Rye. That is not the only thing that has changed. Instead of table service...More

Thank Derrick W
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for early dinner at 5pm after work. Not many people in and got a quick service, we both had prawn cups to start which were very nice and our two mains Beef Lasagne and hunters chicken also very nice. 2 fruit ciders for...More

Thank ccsclwns7773
Reviewed 12 August 2017

We're staying in Exeter to see some friends over the school holidays and needed quick, cheap and easy food. Chaucers is just that... Steaks, burgers etc. The building and the cellar itself is amazing aesthetically, and the staff aren't in your face or absent, and...More

Thank Monandfam
Reviewed 8 August 2017

After having a very stressful journey for the first time into Exeter city centre which saw us take 45 minutes to get into parking (not somewhere I'm likely to revisit) and a disappointing visit to the RAMM (see review) we were then searching for somewhere...More

Thank Annie S
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Bar, British, Pub, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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  • Address: 223-226 High Street | Exeter Devon, Exeter EX4 3LR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 422365
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