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Blue Ball Inn

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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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Thank Donna G
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Food was lovely, though service slightly on the slow side. A great menu and a fantastic specials board. The fish is cooked to perfection, and those that had the steak said they were OK, but nothing special. Could do with improving the pudding selection as more on the traditional side...however with what choice there was, it was still yummy. The...

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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The food was basic and few options for specific diets. However, the staff were friendly and helpful and there was a good choice of beers. Plenty of car parking and it is an attractive venue. Reasonably priced to eat out.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2016

A booking for 6pm you would expect the car park to be empty. Not a bit of it! Steak at £10.95 was a good deal given the quality of the meal and the beer was well cared for as well. Sufficiently impressed to book Sunday lunch in a few days time.

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Thank RW31950
Southam, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Ate here twice recently and whilst it was ok I would not rave about the food. We had a carvery on the Sunday and only three meat choices, carved by grumpy who used the same knife to carve each different meat. The beer was good and the inn was clean. Bar staff were excellent.

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Thank John2358
Sutton-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We have dined here several times when visiting my mother in Lyme Regis as she likes eating there. The food has always been good though somewhat expensive in some cases. Never had a problem with the service or quality of the food.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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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
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( 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”
michael414hadley, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Lovely bathrooms”
Grannygreybird, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“For good room at reasonable price stay elsewhere”
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.”
153stevew, 26 Jan 2015 | Read review
“all rooms are the same.”
alanc55windrush, 22 Jan 2015 | Read review
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