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The Fortescue Inn

€€ - €€€Pizza, British,
Union Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
+44 1548 842868
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Pizza, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Union Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was treated to lunch at the Fortescue Inn on a mid-week late autumn day. It was reasonably busy, but we easily found a table. I had a pint of Salcombe Gold which was utterly superb - a really fabulous ale! For lunch we both...More

Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great evening meal in the restaurant. Very good sea bass in a lovely rich bisque. Nice lounge bar and great location

Thank mattyb04
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We popped in here for lunch and were delighted to find a bargain £5/6 lunch menu. There were a range of options but I had the fish and chips and it was perfect. All the staff were friendly but the lady behind the bar with...More

Thank Travelling_foodie198
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The team were really friendly and helpful when I wanted to get a takeaway pizza (despite having a decent number of people already eating in). If you get in to your holiday lodgings late and don't feel like cooking or eating out I highly recommend...More

Thank GemmmaS108
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent watering hole with great selection of food plus a sports bar. Have eaten there many times over the years. It has take away as well as accommodation.

Thank Rogersthedodger
Reviewed 30 October 2018

Great beer and gin choices. Shows sport without spoiling the atmosphere.. Mix of tourists and friendly locals. Lovely staff. Lovely food

Thank suecaddy523
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. Room was very comfortable spotlessly clean and had everything you would need.. had breakfast both mornings again could not fault it. Service was excellent will be returning.

Thank rkingfisher
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Big birthday milestone for my Dad this year so me and my sister decided to treat both our parents to something special do we paid for a weekend away and a trip to the Salcombe distillery. They opted to stay at the Fortescue a nd...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

Second visit with someone who lives in the town. Second great visit. Previously had a steak and Stilton pie, which was clearly homemade and the best I had eaten. Very good. Had the gammon “special” this time. This was as you would expect. Not amazing...More

Thank ByronF312
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

This is a friendly traditional English pub. We ate here three times last week, and each time we enjoyed the meals. Pizza, Steak Pie & Scallops where my three choices. Imagine it would be cozy in the winter months with the log fire on.

Thank RMcI1999
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Jane H
16 January 2018|
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Response from DAVID E | Reviewed this property |
We were given a free PARKING VOUCHER for a nearby Car Park.
Allan B
18 September 2017|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Hi, yes most of the rooms are dog friendly Best regards David
27 March 2017|
Response from Ben H |
Hi yes we do and we would always advise booking especially during the school holidays Best regards David
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Street, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 842868
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Pub with rooms serving fresh local food both inside and out,excellent hand made pizza, particularly busy during the summer months
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