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The Smugglers Inn

) #2 of 47 Restaurants in Dawlish $$ - $$$ , British,
27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
+44 1626 862301
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Food was excellent as always (especially the extremely yummy puddings). Very friendly staff although the drinks were a bit slow coming once ordered. Unfortunately the only reason I didn't go for five stars was because of the booking process. When you ring, no-one picks up...More

Thank Jacqui P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed in a B&B a short walk from here, The coach house it took about 5 minutes to get there. It was a lovely warm welcoming pub and the food was lovely. The view from the decking outside was amazing. If you are looking...More

Thank Helenandfamily_11
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful surroundings, the pub itself was very busy and we had to wait at least an hour to eat. Many reserved tables that remained empty whilst we were waiting to eat. The carvery was amazing and worth the wait, just a shame that so many...More

Thank Kerry W
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I would recommend this place but also that you book in advance as it's very busy. We tried to get a table on a Sunday and they were fully booked. Tried again on Monday and phoned beforehand and again fully booked in the restaurant but...More

Thank Caroline R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Was recommend by family. What a great place for lunch. We sat on the coverd terrace and the view of the hills and sea was view tastic. My wife had a brie and cranberry on granary, i had pork loin from the carvery . roasties...More

Thank Graham S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Gorgeous food at this beautiful pub. Service was really good and the food was lovely as always. Would definitely recommend

Thank Kendie76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow we were so impressed with the food and the level of customer service, definitely going back for more. Fantastic place thank you.

Thank jackiw2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Large food pub. Specialises in carvery but also other meals available. Carvery was well done, beef cooked properly still pink. Pay upfront, line up to be served meat, help yourself to the vast selection of veg etc. The beer is well kept. Worthwhile booking a...More

Thank Day T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here 2 evenings during our 7 day stay in Dawlish. Fantastic view and the carvery is top notch. If you want the view, make a reservation! Or just sit in the pub.

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly helpful staff serving good wholesome food. Good value, also guest ales. Very popular place, so best to book

Thank cmcl776
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Questions & Answers
bina h
14 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
We are indeed. We allow dogs to our bar and outside areas just not in the restaurant. Thanks We look forward to seeing you soon
Kathleen A
24 April 2017|
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
I am sorry we dont
Rachael L
6 December 2016|
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
Hi there Only for drinks i am afraid from 12-2pm Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 862301
  • E-mail
If you would like to book a table with us you can do so in a number of ways: Telephone (please note that when busy we will not be able to answer the phone but please be patient and leave us a detailed message and we will get back to you) we pick up our answer phone messages twice daily Email- we respond to emails every morning Facebook- we also take messages via our Facebook page. Again these will be dealt with on a daily basis. NB Please don't assume that your booking is confirmed until we have actually called you back. Thanks so much
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