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Blue Ball Inn

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Cheddar, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The vegetables were inedible. I know the trend is for lightly cooked but we could not get our knives through them. Presentation of the food was with a complete lack of attention to detail. Such a shame as the pub itself is lovely.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited here on Sunday for a carvery, I've eaten here before and remembered the good carvery.... The place was busy and it was about 12.30 before the rush of lunches, we went up for our carvery to find turkey, ham and beef.... I chose beef which I always do being my favourite meat.... I was shocked at how rare...

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Thank Joanna S
Penzance, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Lovely comfortable room. Very warm and cosy after a really chilly afternoon at the rugby. Excellent evening meal and breakfast. Reasonable prices. The staff were friendly and helpful. Will definitely stay again.

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Thank viv378901
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We recently hired the function room for a birthday celebration, we were very happy with the way the arrangements were handled before the event and all went well on the night. The buffet was excellent value and the range and quality of food was commented on by most guests especially those not from the local area.

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Thank SidmouthP
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Wont go there again meal ok but we think tartare sauce give us a funny tummy service was bad chasing your way round the bar trying to find someone to serve you at least 10 mins. Like my partner said won't go there again for another 10 years

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Thank spot24
worcester uk
Reviewed 3 January 2017

the food is excellent and specials board changed daily, all the staff are polite efficient and very friendly. cannot express how highly we rate this as it is a must visit when we are in the area, EXCELLENT

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Thank michael414hadley
Sidmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2017

We are very lucky to have the Blue Ball Inn as our local pub. The service is good and the staff professional. There is a very good selection on the menu with a daily specials board. It would be impossible not to find something you liked. There is also a massive car park.

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Thank Tina R
Salisbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2016

A really nice pub, being both spacious and cosy at the same time. Good menu and specials board, excellent staff provided a great service and all at a reasonable price; well certainly be returning when we're next in the area.

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Thank Laurie B
Merseyside, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

On our way to the local donkey sanctuary we stop for lunch at the Blue Ball. Having ordered the steak and ale pie what a great surprise to see it arrive at the table with a shortcrust pastry top. A proper pinched edge shortcrust pastry lid not the ubiquitous puff pastry disc just plonked onto a dish of meat and...

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Thank Paulfenton
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here on the recommendation of our B&B proprietor. We were not disappointed. I had beef and ale pie and my husband the bone in pork chop. They were served promptly and the food was hot. Service was great and attentive. I recommend it highly.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Blue Ball Inn

Address: Stevens Cross, Sidmouth EX10 9QL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Sidmouth
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Blue Ball Inn Sidmouth, Devon
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“Only use as a diner but can recommend it if it is all run on same lines it will be excellent”
 of 5 bubbles michael414hadley, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles Grannygreybird, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“For good room at reasonable price stay elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles mackay8102, 12 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All good and similar in style, size and decor. Only 2 have bath, rather than just modern shower,so if that's important, best to check.”
 of 5 bubbles 153stevew, 26 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms are the same.”
 of 5 bubbles alanc55windrush, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
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