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The Kings Arms

) #16 of 27 Restaurants in Salcombe $$ - $$$ , British,
18 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
+44 1548 842202
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good41%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
18 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
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1 - 10 of 261 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited here for lunch with my 10 year old twins. They are usually picky eaters but really enjoyed their food here as did my wife and I. Staff were friendly and helpful, there was a good range of food and the atmosphere was nice and...More

Thank 2867alex
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only had drinks here,. Lovely terrace on a sunny day offering great views of Salcombe estuary and harbour.

Thank Andrea T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Salcombe has limited space and so limited competition. The Kings Arms knows this and charges premium prices for average food and poor slow service. The food is not bad, but at the prices charged should be better.

1  Thank H G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a number of times over two weeks, food great, service exceptional. Combines traditional pub with relaxed comfortable dining area well. Great value and extensive menu

Thank 21Kay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Two parts to this pub - the back which is a modern kitchen type place with outside tables and chairs and the front traditional old pub. The weather wasn't brilliant so we sat in the front and watched the world go by enjoying the beer...More

Thank Linbylynn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for coffee this morning, had a look around Salcombe and went back for lunch. No regrets in so doing. It's good value at £2 for a freshly brewed Americano. When we went back for lunch we got a table upstairs on the...More

1  Thank Ken R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returning from South Sands on the ferry and we thought we would try The Kings Arms for lunch. We found a table on the upper deck. I noticed a sign asking you to take your empty glasses, etc. downstairs when finished. I kind of...More

1  Thank Colin R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We don't often review restaurants as we eat out a lot but felt compelled to write one for The Kings Arms. The room with the main bar is very unassuming (a drinking pub kind of vibe) and doesn't at all reflect the standard of food...More

Thank becca0113
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a glorious day good beer. Ordered food unable to eat on terrace although plenty of room ate amongst smokers awful.

1  Thank Dennis Y
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dropped in for lunch and sat outside in the sun, lunch was slow at being delivered but when it arrived it was great.

Thank Tripple_Disaster
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Paula C
16 April 2017|
Response from Kingslady122 | Property representative |
I'm sorry Paula have only just seen this question! Yes we do allow dogs!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Fore Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 842202
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