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The Otter Inn

$$ - $$$, British,
Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
+44 1395 568800
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
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1 - 10 of 91 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I note a previous review commenting on a lack of vegan and other dietary choices. We visited as a group of 6 to celebrate my granddaughters A level results . She is M.S.G intolerant and the restaurant were extremely helpful in ensuring that this was...More

Thank ann l
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family love going here for a chilled evening! Lovely service and lovely food. The only thing I would say it that it doesn’t really cater that well for someone who is vegan or even people with dairy intolerances who choose not to eat meat...More

Thank Sophie C
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Sophie. Thank you very much for your feedback, I'm glad you had a great visit. We have in fact revised our bar menu and Bellini's menu to highlight Gluten-Free, Vegan and Vegetarian dishes. You can always speak to one of the team as we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited The Otter restaurant Thursday 12 October after passing it whilst on holiday in the area. We dropped in early evening without a prior booking. Tom, our host was very attentive and charming. A young man well suited to the business. We ate in...More

Thank funnyfreddie2
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Freddie. Many thanks for your comments, they are really kind and I'm very happy you had a great time. It's great you were impressed with Tom, thank you for mentioning him. We hope to see you again soon. Duncan.

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Otter Inn has always been a bit of a poor cousin in the area but a friend whose opinion I trust suggested I give it a try now that it is in new hands. Have to say it was tip top with restaurant quality...More

Thank CAubreySmith
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your glowing review, the team and I are very happy you enjoyed your dining experience, and it's great you could be so specific about the dishes you enjoyed, we relish this feedback. I look forward to the next time. Duncan.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on holiday and wanted somewhere to eat that accepted dogs. The Otter does allow dogs in the bar area and provide fresh water for your pooch. We arrived and found the bar staff to be very polite, friendly and very smart. (I can't...More

Thank sally 21
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sally. Thank you very much for your feedback, I'm very glad to hear you had such a lovely time. Thank you for your appreciation, we hope to see you soon! Duncan.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have driven past this pub / restaurant on many occasions over the years, on visits to Exmouth but never called in until today. We had a fantastic Sunday lunchtime carvery in this lovely setting. The food smelt delicious and it was, a real 'home...More

Thank DAVID R
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Dave and Anita for your lovely comments, Karen is especially happy you had such a great time, we look forward to seeing you again very soon! Duncan.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We haven't been here for a few weeks, went today for the Sunday Carvery Lunch, lived up to all our expectations, choice of 4 meats, Roast Potatoes, Roast Parsnips, lots of different fresh vegetables, great friendly service, helpful staff, and parking in the grounds. Well...More

Thank ejlaver45
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your gorgeous review, I will be sure to pass this on to the team, we're really happy you enjoyed your visit. Duncan.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival we found it easy to park and a warm welcome when we entered the pub. The restaurant was clean a tidy and well laid out and very comfortable. We ordered our starters and mains and the meals were well presented,hot and ample portions....More

1  Thank Robbie260
MRDJAT, General Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Robbie. Thank you very much for your review. It was a pleasure looking after you and I'm very happy to hear you had a great night, thank you once again! Duncan.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for Sunday lunch whilst staying at ladram bay ! Amazing carvery with choice of 4 meats and plenty of fresh vegetables with great service from lovely staff! Great play area for 2.5 year old granddaughter! Definitely recommend

Thank denise f
MRDJAT, Manager at The Otter Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Denise. Thank you so much for your review, I'm really pleased you had a great visit and enjoyed our food and service. See you soon! Duncan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten at the Otter Inn twice recently, one weekday lunch and the other Sunday lunch. Starting with the very best first......Sunday lunch carvery was faultless. Good choice of meats and vegetables, all cooked to perfection and perfectly hot. Very good tasty food and such...More

Thank Patricia A
Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

Hi Patricia. Thank you very much for your feedback, I'm really happy to hear you enjoyed your visits, thank you. Duncan.

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gillian251
10 October 2017|
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Response from MRDJAT | Property representative |
Hi Gillian. I'm sorry, what is your question?
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sally 21
10 September 2017|
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Response from Pete52014 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know I do not have a dog so would not have taken any notice.
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Maria H
22 April 2017|
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Response from AlanD411 | Reviewed this property |
No! Plenty else including an amazing range of gins!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exmouth Road, Sidmouth EX10 0LE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 568800
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