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The Linny

€€ - €€€, British,
The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
+44 1803 873192
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“turkey curry” (6 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
“steak” (37 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took two hours to serve dinner. Young waitress not interested in us at all. My roast duck was overlooked and tough, a lady in the downstairs part told me hers was the same. The vegetables were all very overlooked and mushy. Starters lacking in quality...More

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Tam_Mac_G, Owner at The Linny, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It is not normally company policy to respond to reviews but in this instance we feel compelled to do so. At busy times there may be a delay in service but we endeavour to inform guests that the kitchen is busy. Regarding your food, it...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic restaurant such lovely home cooked delicious meals!! Very happy good choice in menu staff v friendly and such a pretty village pub/restaurant! Will definetly be going back

1  Thank beckiemalch
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Also so busy even st lunch time The food is excellent and service is second to none Debbie and Simon the owners are very welcoming The menu generally doesn’t change but there is always the specials

1  Thank beverley Stone-... s
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely roast dinner. Always piping hot served with a variety of veg and potatoes. Friendly service. Highly recommended.

1  Thank Jpfreestyler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food gorgeous. service great. Always great welcome. Ice cream is nice too after the lovely meal. ALl four of us more than happy.

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1  Thank Derek R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a beautiful lunchtime meal a few weeks ago. Great menu. The steak I had was cooked to perfection. The childrens menu was good quality and tasty too. Beautiful location, pleasant staff and excellent service. Already looking forward to returning

1  Thank Laur T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A birthday family gathering fot my wife was its usual treat. The food is always quality. The atmosphere typifies a charming old village pub. The staff are very friendly and efficient. Lovely!

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1  Thank jamesbT1100GO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times, never a bad meal. Fantastic food served by friendly staff. Would happily got back again and again, highly recommended.

1  Thank Jenn W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A large group of 14 of us went for my Grandad’s 80th birthday, the staff were incredibly attentive and accommodating, we all had really yummy Sunday lunches with extra trimmings and the desserts were generous portions and delicious! Very friendly, fab atmosphere, highly recommend.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic pub, we were a party of 16, the service was great, the food was delicious, they catered for the kids too. Lovely friendly staff. Definitely recommend for a night out.

1  Thank 313melissa
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22 April 2018|
Response from CoraBob | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I haven't seen any dogs there and my guess would be no or subject to negotiation. Hope this helps.
Tony T
21 November 2017|
Response from unclefester2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they serve all locally brewed real ales.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 873192
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