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Fishermans Cot

Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
+44 1884 855237
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (12 reviews)
“fish and chips” (17 reviews)
“pudding” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
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1 - 10 of 669 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Having taken the tourist route from Tiverton to Exeter we stumbled across this Marstons pub. It was too early for us to sample the lunches but no problem getting the teas and coffee. Weather was good so we sat outside and admired the view, plenty...More

Thank bloodrunner
Reviewed 4 days ago

We would not normally use this establishment if it were not for the location & meeting friends having had a disaster staying here a couple of years ago & I would not normally join an endless queue trying to order drinks which was the case...More

Thank george b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in a wonderful location. Perfect for Exeter, Exmoor, Dartmoor, etc. Having the river flowing under the bridge and over the weir compliments it. The hotel is very good and the staff excellent. The food is always good and the rooms acceptable. We...More

Thank w_avery
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, Thank you for your positive review, it really is wonderful to hear! The location really is beautiful and our river view rooms are lovely. We hope to see you again soon, Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

Reviewed 1 week ago

It all started off so well! Lovely location, easy parking and friendly reception. The room, if a little quirky, was clean and the bedlinen fresh, all with a nice view of the river. The shower room would be fine for hobbits; very difficult to avoid...More

Thank Ubisignum
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello, I would firstly like to apologise for your time with us, I am so sorry to hear all your comments. If you would like to discuss this personally with a member of our team, we would love to hear from you. Our contact details...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Finally after many years visited here and absolutely stunning. Lovely setting and great food. Definitely returning soon

Thank Shaun E
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Shaun, Thank you for your lovely words, it’s great to hear the launch of our new menu has proved popular! We hope the weather brightens and we get an amazing summer! We look forward to welcoming you again soon, Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely restaurant in bickleigh with the beer garden over looking the river (great on a nice day) The menu is a little repetitive, namely fish 😞 Kids menu could be tweaked a little And a few more desserts added to the dessert menu Still...More

1  Thank sunrise8827
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. My apologies for the lack of certain dishes. Our menu is changing as of tomorrow, so maybe visit us over the summer to try our new menu and see if there is anything that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We thought we'd treat ourselves to the sea bass special which was twice the price of the very reasonable Lunch menus. 2 thin pieces of fish came on a thick round bed of potato and a hint of spinach all of which was swimming in...More

Thank Margaret S
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Margaret, I am sorry to hear about your sea bass, I will pass these comments onto our menu development team for consideration. If you wish to discuss this further with one of our team please do not hesitate to contact us on 01884 855237...More

Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

First time here with my partner and it was amazing, the food was so tasty, the staff were very friendly and helpful and the scenery is amazing when sat outside. If it’s sunny and you want to eat outside then this is the place to...More

Thank Diner1223
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, It is so wonderful to hear your lovely words, we do have such a pretty venue and the gardens are wonderful to enjoy food in. Our menu is changing for the summer months so you will have to come and visit us again soon!...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

A good selection of wine and food on the menu which is changing as this is a premier Pub/Restaurant in the Marston`s chain.It boasts a nice atmosphere and great surroundings.

Thank Angelo L
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your kind words, we are having a new menu as we head into the summer months so you will have to visit us then and try our new menu. Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

Reviewed May 9, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Fisherman’s cot on a beautiful sunny Sunday so it was extremely busy but having booked a table, we were seated pretty quickly. We had a bit of a wait for menus but the food was well worth the wait. I can’t fault...More

Thank eradford65
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for such a lovely review, Sunday’s are always particularly busy and it’s great to hear you enjoyed your meals. The location really is one of a kind and so beautiful, we hope to see you again soon, Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

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_gillalexander
May 6, 2017|
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Response from infoT383IY | Property representative |
Hello, We do allow dogs in the bar and on the terrace outside. These are first come first serve but there are plenty of tables outside and 13 in the bar. When were you looking to visit? Kindest regards, The Fisherman's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Bickleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 855237
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