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Fishermans Cot

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Bickleigh €€ - €€€ , British,
Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
+44 1884 855237
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“potatoes” (12 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We are a group of 12 friends who meet up every two weeks, 3 of our group are in wheelchairs, we were made very welcome on arriving at the restuarent, chairs were moved to accommodate the wheelchairs and straightaway we were asked what we would...More

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Lovely pub right by the river with a lovely outdoor seating area. Menu is good and so is food. Staff are friendly and helpful although we're a little slow in clearing a dirty table which needs we were sat at as all the other tables...More

Thank LDym63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a large family table of 12, 9 of us had carvery and the other 3 ate from the menu. We were all extremely happy with our meals. The selection of veg available was very good. Everything was cooked perfectly and tasted delicious. I...More

Thank DE0972
Reviewed 1 week ago

very nice venue by the river. It was very busy understandably when we were here, it was a beautiful sunny evening. Took a while to receive food but it was worth the wait.

Thank yvonne5817
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A little disappointed with the experience this evening although the location, rain or shine, never fails to disappoint. The evening began with a dirty table and when I asked for a cloth to wipe it, the waitress (who saw us arrive) handed me a cloth...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great pub with fantastic beer garden on the edge of the river, great beer and great food, and also great service! Would highly recommend all round

Thank mk0590
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Available at very short notice, really friendly staff on hand to help out. Beautiful setting, nice and clean, quiet enough too. Breakfast was great, plenty of cereals, juices, yogurts and pastries, nice cooked breakfast too. Super comfy bed in the room, only mark dropped was...More

Thank Stuart H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If this review was for food alone I'd give a a 3 for average - it's certainly not a place for fussy foodies. However the location, view, facilities, staff and service give it another point. I went there for my mum's 80th in a party...More

Thank Gaijinette
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to make a two day stay and was recommended the Fisherman's Cot. It was far better than I was expecting and I enjoyed my stay . The food was very good - generous and well cooked / prepared. Becuase it is busy with...More

Thank oldertraveller2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you live in Devon or are visiting, this picturesque pub/hotel is well worth a visit, for a drink, cream tea or a lovely meal. Set at the side of a bridge over the river Exe, watching the wildlife is very relaxing. Will be taking...More

Thank 460maureenw
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6 May 2017|
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Response from infoT383IY | Property representative |
Hello, We do allow dogs in the bar and on the terrace outside. These are first come first serve but there are plenty of tables outside and 13 in the bar. When were you looking to visit? Kindest regards, The Fisherman's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
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
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Bickleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 855237
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