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The Coach and Horses

) #12 of 105 Restaurants in Bideford €€ - €€€ , British,
Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
+44 1237 451395
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (22 reviews)
“curries” (12 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Authentic pub where the 13th century original character has been preserved. Friendly staff and genuine home cooked food. Don't miss the Specials Board as the best items we thought were there. We had four generous mains for less than £80.

Thank emel457
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Visited this pub 2 days ago.My husband was happy with his meal and so was I to begin with. I had salmon which tasted very nice but after eating the 1st half the fish was translucent and barely warm. I told the waitress who took...More

2  Thank 600woody
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited as a family of 7... meal was ok especially those of us that opted for the steak. However 2 ordered different curries and whilst portions were generous it was very dry. No nanbread either and far too much rice. The Brie was lovely...More

1  Thank ohjo2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were originally directed to the Bell, which was fully booked.8i phoned here the night before and the owner said we'll squeeze you in at the bar. Which I thought was vet kind. A very delightful pub, with low ceilings and plenty of character. The...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great family meal here food was excellent and the service even better. This will definitely be one of our favourite locals from now on. :)

Thank Matt P
Reviewed 1 July 2017

We were on holiday staying in bideford about 5/6 miles away it was certainly well worth the journey we were able to book a table in the bar area to accomadate our dog the staff were very welcoming and the food and service were Exellent...More

Thank Margaret E
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

We stayed in Buckland Brewer for a week. We eat in the pub most nights and the food was fabulous. The landlord and all the locals made us feel welcome and we will definitely be going back

Thank KevinWaters66
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We had meals here a couple of times and they were always delicious. It's a tiny pub, but it makes up for it with the friendliness of the welcome, a good range of ale, and great food.

Thank Ray N
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

So we had made two previous attempts to visit The Coach and Horses but it maintains tradition pub opening time during the day so it seems. However got in there last night. First impressions, as with the opening times, a tradition country pub with a...More

Thank NigelandSandi
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

From the moment we walked in a friendly welcoming pub, landlord and locals. Great beer and food. Dog friendly. The best thing I can say is that I would have this as my local

Thank Nigel M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 451395
  • E-mail
The Coach & Horses Inn at Buckland Brewer in North Devon is set amongst the beautiful Devon countryside, with Exmoor on one side, Dartmoor the other and the lovely sandy beaches of the North Devon coast within a few minutes drive. The ideal location for a perfect traditional free house.
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