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River Cottage

Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
+44 1297 630302
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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Restaurant Hours
British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I booked this for my partner back in September for his birthday. I have been several times before on hen dos and other family occasions. Luckily it didn't disappoint. We had a fantastic evening. The food was really good and we loved how they introduced...More

Thank Lucyinbath
Reviewed 2 days ago

What a perfect experience. We were met by a tractor to take us to our evening of freedom to wander around the cottage, the gardens and even into the kitchens! Followed by an amazing banquet of delightful food. Wood recommend to anyone

Thank Ann190762
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I was treated to this course by my wife for my 50th birthday... and I'm so glad she did. The day was so informative while being relaxing. You get to try lots of different foods and drink and the meal at lunchtime was cooked to...More

Thank Smiffys_10
Reviewed 3 days ago

My wife and I visited River Cottage which was booked as an "Experience" Arrival by tractor was novel and the welcome (with tipple and canapes) was excellent. The cottage is a bit tired and the garden are working gardens which was to be expected but...More

Thank MalcolmBalto
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited River Cottage HQ for an event night courtesy of our children who purchased a voucher online as a retirement gift! Superb evening. Wonderful surroundings, wonderful food, wonderful staff and wonderful atmosphere. What more could you ask for?!

Thank Deborah C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service! Even though it was busy our lovely server was really attentive. Will definitely return.

Thank Jcg12345
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious Service was excellent. Lots of space to sit. Also a deli inside My poached eggs on toast was the best I've tasted

Thank julie186361
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We travelled from Australia for a holiday and part of the trip was based around the Spring Food Fair dates. We were not disappointed at the event and thoroughly enjoyed the entire day spent tasting sensational local food, taking part in the garden and farm...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was interesting to visit River Cottage and look around the farm. The main attractions seemed to be the food stalls as well as the various craftsmen and women selling their wares, from soaps and mugs to chocolate and champagne (English sparkling wine). It was...More

Thank DCJG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tutors and chefs were brilliant, enthusiastic, knowledgeable, caring. They genuinely wanted you to succeed, I left feeling that had better go home and build my own oven or I'll disappoint Steve!!!

Thank Ciaran K
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hello Is there a dress code on Saturday evenings ?
2 July 2015|
Response from RCHQ | Property representative |
Hi there - it's smart / casual but with sturdy shoes, we are a farm with uneven ground. Also, layers are good in case it rains or turns cooler in the evening. Jeans are acceptable. In fact, pretty much anything goes!
Anne D
Can we bring a dog
20 June 2015|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from RCHQ | Property representative |
Hi there, I'm afraid we do not allow dogs on the farm due to our livestock.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 630302
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