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The Lazy Toad Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Brampford Speke €€ - €€€ , British,
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
+44 1392 841591
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“roast beef” (14 reviews)
“pudding” (25 reviews)
“cheese board” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We booked through the online system, which I must admit made things very simple and practical. Driving through the country lanes to this beautiful place was a real treat and upon arriving we were all really happy with the parking and the gorgeous gardens. The...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I absolutely loved this pub. I have a number of severe allergies which can be difficult to cater for. They cooked me new meals (main and even a desert) that were not on the menu without any fuss. The food itself was incredible, the staff...More

Thank Maria O
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Delightful pub, with good parking, situated outside Exeter. Tasty food in a relaxed setting, with attentive unobtrusive service.

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was excellent well priced and very well presented. The staff were helpful and even let us stay outside until the food was cooked when they came and got us. I will go again.

Thank eva r
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, extremely welcoming, perfect and stylish English Village Pub. Exactly what we were hoping to find! Flavoursome, fresh and local 'proper home cooked food', presented with flourish and a smile. And the Beers were good too I was reliably informed :) Great value for...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Lazy Toad last weekend with the intention of enjoying good food in a relaxed environment with excellent service and certainly weren't disappointed. Will definitely be back!

Thank 676jw03
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The plan was to have a long relaxing Sunday lunch with my Daughter and The Lazy Toad turned out to have the ideal environment and friendly relaxed atmosphere we were looking for. We were made to feel very welcome and they had my favourite wine....More

Thank Alan18639899
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very disappointing, in both the food and the apmosphere. Well not be recommending nor returning. The seats we were giving we not good we had to move, the food ordered was then not available. When it did arrive it wasn't very tasty nor was there...More

Thank Anita P
Harriet_Daly, Owner at The Lazy Toad Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am sorry that you didn’t enjoy your experience with us on Saturday night and were incapable of letting us know your complaints at the time when we could have put it right for you there and then, rather than rushing off for your dubious...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the pub today for a family Sunday lunch. On arrival we said that we had booked a table of eight but were told that it was only for six. Then the member of staff serving us changed his mind and said it...More

Thank Patrick H
Harriet_Daly, Owner at The Lazy Toad Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Whilst not wishing to write a long winded response to your email I feel it is important to respond. We tried to put right your complaints on the day. You were given a free round of drinks, the chicken dish was complimentary and you had...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was really excellent. Great choices (includong vegetarian) on a la carte menu plus a specials board. Children's menu available. Friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Will definitely be going again.

Thank ScalpelSooz
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Questions & Answers
Matt S
20 March 2017|
Response from Craig K | Reviewed this property |
I would have said no, though they have a lovely garden which no doubt could keep them busy (under supervision).
Julie C
13 February 2015|
Response from thelazytoadinn | Property representative |
Hi Julie, You can view our menu on our website using the link on the page. We have no availability for the weekend of 27th and 28th February. If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to get in touch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Brampford Speke
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 841591
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