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The Old Inn Kilmington

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Kilmington $$ - $$$ , British,
Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
+44 1297 32096
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (19 reviews)
“faggots” (9 reviews)
“pate” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
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1 - 10 of 425 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual, food fair with no disappointments save for modest choice. Service once again very good with friendly and helpful staff. Prices reasonable for what is standard fare. Sunday evening menu (same as lunchtime) not up to their usual standards for choice; perhaps this is...More

Thank RestaurantProfessor
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for a super meal and a lovely pint reasonable prices grub great and the service was wonderful

Thank RoyHounslowUk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife & I came across this place, while we were staying at a campsite down the road. We simply loved it, the food is excellent, & very well priced, the beers are very reasonable too, & love the Otter ale, Staff were great & friendly,...More

Thank Matt W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on the way from Axminster to Exeter. The staff were welcoming and helpful. The food was lovely. My only complaint was how long it took to get the food. There was a family of 4 who order just before us and...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not sure what exactly has gone wrong with this pub. It looked lovely on the web site but the actual visit experience did not live up to the promise. We had booked a table, which was a cramped affair in the bar, elbow to elbow...More

Thank Beabug
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came here with 3 friends for an evening meal. I had a burger and it was ok but had some seasoning in it which wasn't to my taste. The chips were just average too. I don't think I'll be returning here as I've eaten...More

1  Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently ate here twice for dinner while staying in Kilmington. Lovely country feel to the interior of the pub, with a nice garden area. Made to feel very welcome. Quite a good varied menu with some specials on a board. No complaints at all...More

Thank Kelly F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had just arrived in area having driven "a few miles" several local places had stopped serving. Luckily the old inn could feed us and we were grateful for that. We both had roast beef and the trimmings, I may be a bit mean scoring 3...More

Thank johnfpedley
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped for a meal about 7.00pm on Sunday. The menu was mostly roasts or snacks like jacket potatoes, sandwiches etc. My husband and I both had roast beef. It was ok. It felt a bit like leftover lunch beef. The veg were nicely cooked,...More

Thank Lynn P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our way home from Dorset and needed lunch and as it was Father's Day didn't hold out much hope. Stopped at the old inn and found a table inside which was beautifully cool as it's an old building and it was 27 degs outside...More

Thank robinandwendy
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Questions & Answers
Jackie O
17 December 2016|
Response from verity c | Property representative |
Hi Jackie We do offer gift vouchers but we do not have an online shop, you can call on 01297 32096. Thank you
10 September 2016|
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Response from verity c | Property representative |
Hello Yes we accept dogs
Rachel E
9 June 2015|
Response from Bayleaf49 | Property representative |
We open at 11.00am and start serving lunch at midday. Sorry we do not serve breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster  >  Kilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 32096
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A Classic thatched Devon Pub with a great range of local beers and ciders. Excellent wine list and a menu of classic pub dishes complemented by a range of daily specials. Listed in the AA Good pub guide and recently awarded CAMRA Seasonal Pub - Spring 2013. Winner of Taste of the West Gold. Privately owned freehouse and restaurant.
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