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The Saddlers Arms

€€ - €€€, British,
Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
+44 1395 265369
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“beef” (45 reviews)
“turkey” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
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1 - 10 of 561 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

I visited the Saddlers this month for a carvery. The standard is excellent with a wide range of vegetables with the 2 meat starting point. Great value if you qualify for the 20% senior discount. This place has improved a lot since being taken into...More

Thank Geoff1953
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Excellent! Thank you so much and we look forward to your return.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were amongst a family group of 13 booked in for a Sunday evening meal. Ours was a much better experience than our last visit about 2 years ago. Most of us had a carvery: good meats, good range of veg, roast potatoes not so...More

Thank peterhancox59
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for noting our improvements which are the result of an enormous amount of work. We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amazing! Friendly, cosy pub and the food is outstanding. The Carvery is out of this world! So tasty! The service is so good and nothing is too much trouble for the staff. We stay in Exmouth twice a year and this was...More

Thank Bekstar83
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh thank you so much! Visiting 4 times in one week is certainly a true compliment thank you so much. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped for something to eat at this attractive pub, right beside the road with plenty of parking. The staff were really attentive and helpful and we were quickly found a table and given menus. The food arrived promptly and was not expensive.

Thank Sara W
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you. We really do appreciate your kind comments regarding our staff, much appreciated.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent food, especially the roast. Special prices for over 55's and friendly and courteous service. Much recommended.

Thank Henk S
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Lovely review. Thank you in particular for your kind comments with regard to our staff.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good value for money! Choice of turkey and beef at the carvery and a good selection of vegetables. I had the cajun chicken which was very tasty. For 1 pound extra (£11 instead of £10) you have a choice of 3 desserts: chocolate fudge...More

Thank belgianbun
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

oh thank you! Lovely review and we are so pleased to have been of service. Look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure to book!! Especially on a Sunday - it's very popular. The £11 carvery was fresh well cooked and delicious. Plenty of choice for vegetables, gravy and sauces. Plenty of staff and good service. Choice of desserts disappointing - mass produced except apple crumble....More

Thank janrenee w
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Your right, it is best to book at all times! We are pleased you enjoyed the carvery and service. However please feel free to ask for more custard at any time. We do where possible make our own deserts however we do have to buy...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Highly recommend - good choice of food - I had vegetable lasagne which was lovely and my husband and father both had the carvery. All enjoyed food and good value. Dog friendly too and we received a warm welcome.

Thank traceyawhite
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit so much.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a eighteen birthday party here the food was very and so was the atmosphere, would go there again

Thank Pauline337
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Brilliant and thank you for trusting us with this special occasion.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Sadlers arms 3 times on a week break in Devon. 4 adults and 1 one year old. The staff were very friendly and helpful on each occasion. The food was very good, especially the carvery where the turkey and gammon were excellent....More

Thank colinprentice0906
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your very honest review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the food so much on all the 3 occasions you visited. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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magwii
11 May 2018|
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Response from Fiona H | Reviewed this property |
yes it is. discount for over 55s.
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ThePrince79
12 August 2017|
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Response from Polemicist | Reviewed this property |
Yes. See website.
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Elaine T
23 July 2017|
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No tortoises inside or out. Don't worry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$22
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth  >  Lympstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 265369
  • E-mail
Description
The Saddlers serves locally sourced food, such as Kenniford Farm pork, Exmouth Mussels, Lyme Bay Crab. Our skilled team of chefs pride themselves on cooking good honest food. We have a vast garden for children to play in and offer live music on the last friday of every month. Tim and Shantell look forward to welcoming you to The Saddlers.
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