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The Old Inn Kilmington

€€ - €€€, British,
Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
+44 1297 32096
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (19 reviews)
“faggots” (8 reviews)
“pate” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
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1 - 10 of 463 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I enjoyed two visits to this atmospheric pub whilst staying in the area. The first was for a snack of cheesy chips. It was a chilly November evening and the food was piping hot. There was a roaring log fire to take the chill away...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Visited here a few weeks ago and the food was lovely. A lovely country pub with a warm welcome and log fire warmed us up nicely after a countryside walk. Plenty of variety on the menu and great service.

Thank Mattjacksontrainer
Reviewed 4 days ago

The inn has stone floors, beams and furniture to match. Plenty of character! Unfortunately, when we called in for lunch it was cold. No fire and cold radiators. The menu was promising with a specials boards. Regrettably the food did not live up to my...More

Thank GoonerGav
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we visited here about 4 times,, while staying a few miles away on a family holiday,food was great ,had a sunday dinner which was very good ,free wifi kept the kids happy . Nice to find a good free house pub

Thank bonnie123456
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a good job a booking had be made as all tables were taken when we arrived and inspected were turned away The food was not that especially good the liver and was over cooked an dry and had a lot of sinew One person...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here last night on our way to brixham. Having been in the car nearly 3 hours it was a random stop for dinner. We were blown away with the service and food! I was very happy to find somewhere that did a traditional...More

Thank lfoxwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifull oldiy worldy inn. Old oak beams etc. Very good food, and good value. Superb & friendly staff. Would recommend to anybody.

Thank Terry R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Sunday Sunday roast beef dinner. Couldn’t fault it. Dog friendly as well which really helped. Thank you

Thank kingtheworld
Reviewed 1 October 2017

The pub has lovely character and a nice atmosphere. Food was excellent, but the fire alarm went off for a good 15 minutes. Would recommend the steak!

Thank rb9611
Reviewed 1 October 2017

Positive: Lovely old pub with bags of character and a nice beer garden. Pleasant and helpful staff and great home cooked meals. Negative: It took over an hour for the food to arrive Prices on the high side of average

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Questions & Answers
Jackie O
17 December 2016|
Response from verity c | Property representative |
Hi Jackie We do offer gift vouchers but we do not have an online shop, you can call on 01297 32096. Thank you
10 September 2016|
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Response from verity c | Property representative |
Hello Yes we accept dogs
Rachel E
9 June 2015|
Response from Bayleaf49 | Property representative |
We open at 11.00am and start serving lunch at midday. Sorry we do not serve breakfast.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Axminster, Kilmington, Axminster EX13 7RB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster  >  Kilmington
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 32096
  • E-mail
A Classic thatched Devon Pub with a great range of local beers and ciders. Excellent wine list and a menu of classic pub dishes complemented by a range of daily specials. Listed in the AA Good pub guide and recently awarded CAMRA Seasonal Pub - Spring 2013. Winner of Taste of the West Gold. Privately owned freehouse and restaurant.
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