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The Thatched Inn

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Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5BA, England
+44 1237 471321
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Frome, England, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst travelling around we popped in The Thatched Inn for a drink. We had already eaten and it was about 3 o'clock on a Sunday afternoon. We saw no sign of food being served in the bar we were in. Friendly little place, looks like a good local, but a little disaoppointing in relation to it's name.

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Dunstable, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent evening, warm welcoming bar before being shown to our table and waited on by staff with a brilliant sense of humour! Such a change from some of the other places we have eaten this week. The food choice was good and when it arrived we all were impressed with the portion size. I agree, probably among the best chips... More 

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Letchworth Garden City
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having tried to get in for Sunday lunch, we returned later in the week on an evening and easily secured a table. As the restaurant wasn't busy we choose to eat in the bar. My wife' sausage and mash came with a selection of three different flavour sausages and some delicious onion gravy. I had the beef and chorizo burger... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good Sunday lunch with the kids. It was our first visit but we would definitely call in again. Plenty of food and sensible prices.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pub in nice surrounding. Garden lovely, modern and very well maintained. Not really a pub for kids in terms of the garden. Have not eaten here yet, food looked good but a little pricey for a pub but if the quality is there you don't mind do you. Great range of ales on tap. Lack of parking a big... More 

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Thank Wurzelm
Bideford, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Mid week meal, quick and efficient service, good food and plenty of it. Quite busy so would always recommend booking.

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Thank MustTriharder66
Bideford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food...can't beat the pulled pork burger and service with some fun banter too. Always our favourite eatery...never let's us down.

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Thank JuliePicillo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Second visit to the Thatch at Abbotsham and have been blown away by the quality of food and service offered both times. Staff are attentive without being overbearing and food has been reasonably priced as well.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch, food was OK, nothing special, pie from leftover roast, fish n chips seemed bought in. Usual pub stuff. Lots of seperate rooms, nice feel, good beer garden.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

We were looking for lunch on Sunday and had no idea where to go. Instow? Bideford? Saunton? In the end we happened to see a sign at the end of the road off the A361 close to the Atlantic Village retail park and took a chance. And what a find! The Inn located in a back road in Abbotsham had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 471321

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?