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Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant

Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
+44 1297 678349
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“chef” (4 reviews)
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British, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

this hotel is set in a beautiful rural setting off the beaten track we only found it by chance browsing the internet. views of fields & sheep Unfortunately i believe the hotel is on the market & this coming weekend is the last Sunday lunch...More

Thank jellybabe2
Reviewed August 31, 2017

Food was amazing. High quality freshly cooked. Mains and Puddings were a very good portion. Service was great to.

Thank AlysonBradford
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch - no chef so lunch was not available. The charming receptionist provided us with a cream tea. Lovely scones and coffee ( tea for the Memsahib). A very pleasant relaxing lunch with water and biscuits for the dogs. The evening dinner...More

Thank Paulboy100
Reviewed June 28, 2017

again, the wonderful views from the dining-room are second to none. The food was excellent on both evenings, as were the breakfasts. Attentive and friendly staff. Fresh flowers on the table each day. The fairwater head was everything we had hoped it would be and...More

Thank johnandjean28
Reviewed May 26, 2017

We initiated the services of the Fairwater Head hotel to cater for my father`s 90th birthday. Perfect setting Perfect tea assortment Perfect service Very reasonably priced. Highly recommended

Thank Chris B
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

Dinner for eight to celebrate our anniversary was delightful. Not our first visit, but a very special one, it had to go well, service had to be good, and the meal a little special. And it was! A quiet evening for the restaurant, it didn't...More

Thank DevonDOGGo
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 8, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are glad we made your anniversary celebration special.

Reviewed May 2, 2017

We spotted the hotel as we passed and noticed the "open to non residents for afternoon tea" sign outside in the lane. Well what a nice well kept place, really friendly staff and welcoming. The afternoon tea we took was on the patio in the...More

Thank Bob M
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 4, 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your experience. It was a pleasure to have you pop in for afternoon tea and so pleased you did come back to eat in the restaurant. We hope you can come back to see us...More

Reviewed April 15, 2017

This is our local restaurant. We love the friendly service, exellent food and the care taken to provide coeliac food. Wonderful suuoundings offer the perfect place for an evening meal or a special occation. Last visit Thursday - back for Sunday lunch 3 days later.

Thank trisha603
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

It is always a pleasure to see you at the hotel and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Food was really good, well worth the (quite reasonable in my opinion) money! Service was excellent too!!

Thank Tallchris66
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

Stayed on business. I normally stay in chain hotels in cities. I needed to be near to Axminster and this was the place work recommended. The greeting was very nice and i was escorted to my room (doesn't happen at hilton/holiday inn/copthorne/jurys etc). Chris was...More

Thank Matteusa1971
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Hawkchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 678349
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Set on the outskirts of Hawkchurch village with outstanding views over the Axe Valley. Our restaurant uses locally sourced produce, using Devon and Dorset’s finest ingredients cooked by our award winning team. Brazzerie dining 7 nights a week with an extensive wine list of global wines. Ideal for a romantic meal for two as well as family gatherings or larger parties and functions. Chef can adapt the menu for any dietary requirements and can provide bespoke packages for Weddings and functions. Popular for our Sunday Carvery served from 12:00 to 2:00pm weekly with a choice or 2-3 meats as well as vegetarian and fish options. We are consistently awarded one AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence.
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