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The Lazy Toad Inn

Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
+44 1392 841591
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (24 reviews)
“beef” (22 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our first visit to the Lazy Toad and we can't wait to go again. Lovely surroundings, friendly staff and really good food. Locally sourced produce - fresh and delicious. We all chose from the Specials Board and everything was excellent. We will be going back...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent evening here last night. The food was done extremely well and clearly used top quality local ingredients. The staff were friendly and welcoming and the pub itself was fantastic. Looking forward to returning soon, hopefully to sit in the garden which...More

Thank Toby W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went for lunch. Great atmosphere, service, and the food is spectacular and worth the money. In an increasingly mediocre sector this establishment does the basics very well- go there....all of you....well? What are you waiting for?

Thank John J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Casual impromptu Saturday evening meal with a friend. Welcoming and warm reception from the staff and FANTASTIC food. Definitely be back, food was great, lots of choice (all looked lovely) and local ingredients. Can't praise the warm, friendly atmosphere enough. Thanks lazy toaders!!!

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just had a birthday dinner at the Lazy Toad. As always the food was delicious and the staff gave me a decorated plate wishing me happy birthday - what a lovely touch! This is one of my favourite places to eat - local food, well...More

Thank AMcG2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here! Owners are so lovely and welcoming, food exceptional. We will be back very soon ✨

Thank Wanderlust595
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had not visited this pub for well over a year (and since it changed ownership). We stopped there for lunch and were treated very well indeed. Located in a beautiful village, with a very nice walk along the river close by, the Lazy Toad...More

Thank derosa
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband booked this as a date night out. I had soup to start which was really nice and tasty. It came with bread which was a little bit chewy, and took some chewing ! it would have been better had it come with some...More

Thank juliemr2
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Turned up here on Good Friday without a reservation and the staff went out of their way to accommodate four of us to dine without delay. The food was delicious and served with a smile. Not a cheap meal ..... but I would say good...More

Thank Moonbeam555
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Nice place to eat , good food and wine , friendly staff , although a bit on the pricey side will be going there to eat again.

Thank Richard W
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Matt S
Hi I'm wondering if you have any facilities to keep a 1 year old entertained whilst we're waiting for the food to arrive? thanks
20 March 2017|
Response from Craig K | Reviewed this property |
I would have said no, though they have a lovely garden which no doubt could keep them busy (under supervision).
Hello we looking to book a room here for one night, do you accept dogs (not as payment). Many thanks Bev Kent
4 August 2015|
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Julie C
PS Sorry my dates did not appear - flexible at moment but from 27th February approx for 1 lady for 1 or 2 nights possibly - or beg March even Thanks Julie c
13 February 2015|
Response from thelazytoadinn | Property representative |
Hi Julie, You can view our menu on our website using the link on the page. We have no availability for the weekend of 27th and 28th February. If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to get in touch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Brampford Speke
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 841591
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