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43 The Strand, Exmouth EX8 1AL, England
+44 1395 265228
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Was warmly welcomed and shown to my table. The place looks really cool and has the biggest spirit collection in Exmouth. The waitress was happy and polite and gave us as much time as we needed to choose our food. I ordered Calamari Rings which were absolutely huge and unfortunately made me too full so I didn't manage to eat... More 

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Thank LaurenCH0606
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for hair of the dog ! Camden pale ale on draught which is one of my favourite beers. I had the fowl burger !!! Don't let the name deceive you !! It was outstanding. Well done to George and the team !!

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Thank Barry N
Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Probably my favourite place to eat in Exmouth. Anything you order is so tasty and can tell is made to order and with love. Nothing is too much to ask, the staff are always friendly and the atmosphere is great. The music is a little loud at times and you can't really hold much of a conversation but that can... More 

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Thank Shannon H
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

This place could very well be different at the weekends, but was quite empty for an early Friday evening. Beer selection isn't all that, but the spirits on offer is staggering; very impressive display behind the bar. Oh, and some of the seats resemble old cinema seating, complete with push down seats, and they are bolted together and to the... More 

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Thank BlueWolf1894
Colchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

I was initially intrigued by the concept of Spoken in Exmouth. A rustic chic American cafe bar cum restaurant just off the town square. The reality is somewhat different. I came away thinking it was a poorly organised glorified greasy spoon. True American dinners are characterised by milkshakes, pancakes with bacon and great service. Spoken gets the food right, but... More 

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Thank UKEssexFoodie
Tiverton, United Kingdom
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207 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Very lively bar with plenty of choice for alcohol, good atmosphere and seemed the buzzing place in Exmouth Saturday night, not from the town so headed here as seemed busy and it was very good. Menu looked good too but didn't eat as anything.

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Thank ccsclwns7773
George N, Owner at Spoken, responded to this review

Hi ccsclwns7773, Many thanks for taking the time to leave us a review! Atmosphere is really important to us and we're pleased you had a good time. New menu launching shortly so perhaps we can tempt you next time you are in Exmouth! thanks for popping in! The Spoken Crew More 

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41 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

Have passed this place a few times and a couple of weeks ago ventured in for a coffee, it was very nice and the menu looked good but we had already eaten that day. Went back a few days ago and had their English breakfast (they also do American breakfasts) lovely local sausages and bacon, cooked how you like and... More 

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Thank buntin1953
Exeter, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

Called in on a whim having decided to be too lazy to cook when we got home. Likes: Quirky and friendly environment. Very welcoming and friendly service. Interesting and varied menu. Enjoyed the varied choice of music set loud enough to hear properly and not too loud to talk - just right. Tasty food and a very excellent chardonnay by... More 

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Thank dinobennelli
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

we love going in for a weekend drink and meet a few friends, the prices seem a little bit more than we pay elsewhere but I have never waited long, the quality and selection of drinks is good and the staff are really nice see you in there this weekend

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Thank william b
Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Great addition to exmouth if you ask me! Quirky American diner feel with jumbled up funky furniture and lots of nick nacks! Fab drinks range and modern twist on food! Lovely menu which entices you to try something out of the ordinary! Friendly bar men working today, table service which is nice too! Will definitely be back! Thank you!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$14
Cuisine
American, Bar, British, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:30
Monday
10:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:30
Thursday
10:00 - 23:30
Friday
10:00 - 23:59
Saturday
10:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 The Strand, Exmouth EX8 1AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 265228
Description
Spoken is not a spirits bar, a cocktail bar, a cafe or a restaurant - it's a fusion of the whole lot! Oh and it's a gastro bar! We are whatever you want us to be! We have one of the largest selections of vodkas in the UK erectly standing at 186 vodkas, 160 gins, 90 rums and a whole lot more! We offer a American street food to a high standard. We have the loveliest and friendliest teams for miles and a comfortable and trendy atmosphere. We look forward to welcoming you soon...

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?