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The Fisherman's Cot

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All reviewsthe pubbanks of the riverlovely riverlovely locationbirthday lunchsunday carveryancient bridgepatio doorsmain buildingbooked a tablelovely mealan evening mealbeautiful roomstayed here for one nightfamily roomcar parkfull english
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Reviewed 16 May 2018

Just stopped for lunch. Food from "lunch menu" was Ok, nothing more, and cheap enough. Just cannot understand why cooks ( chefs) insist on apparently trying to emulate weird and wonderful presentationstey probably got from TV programmes. Fish Goujons and fries.. simple you'd think. But...More

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Response from infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, My apologies for your meals with us not being up to standard. I can pass your feedback onto our menu development team for consideration for our menu review. Without customer feedback we cannot hope to improve our business. I am pleased to hear of...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018

An excellent hide away with great food and very nice staff.Legend has it that this is where Simon and Garfunkel were inspired by a stay to write there world famous hit "Bridge over Troubled Waters".Also where George Harrison stayed in 1966 with his first wife...More

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Response from infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your lovely words. It really is a stunning venue, the bridge and weir are so beautiful, especially with all the lovely weather we have been having. We hope you visit us again soon, Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds Supervisor

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Called in for a drink and a snack while on a day out in East Devon.The setting is lovely with views over the river and ancient bridge.A big pub inside nice decor and lots of tables outside to enjoy.We arrived at about 11.40 am and...More

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Response from infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello, Thank you for your honest review, I apologise for how long it took to be initially served. We are changing our menu for the summer months so hopefully we will provide more light snacks. Sunday’s are by far and away our busiest days so...More

Reviewed 1 May 2018

My son and daughter-in-law treated me to 2 nights here in late March, whilst I did some family research in nearby Tiverton, Bovey Tracey and Exeter. I drove down from Cheshire and arrived in the afternoon. I was in cabin 17, which was brilliant for...More

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Response from infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 9 May 2018

Hello Vernon, Thank you for your gleaming review, I am so thrilled to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, it really is the most beautiful setting. We love to hear feedback from our guests and our staff will be so pleased to hear your...More

Reviewed 24 April 2018

A spontaneous decision to stop here for lunch. Lovely food, beautifully presented, and reasonably priced. The setting is beautiful with the bridge, river and weir just through the window. Perfect setting for a memorable lunch.More

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Response from infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at The Fisherman's CotResponded 28 April 2018

Hello Richard, Thank you for taking the time to write us such a positive review, it is so great to hear. It really is a stunning location, especially when the sun shines, so here’s hoping to a good summer. We hope you will come and...More

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mikejrich1950
19 November 2017|
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Response from infoT383IY | Property representative |
Hello, What name was the room booked under? How many rooms do you have booked? Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds
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mikejrich1950
5 November 2017|
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Response from infoT383IY | Property representative |
Hello, We do have some rooms in the lodges that have patio doors that open, the rooms upstairs have little windows that open partly, what name was the room booked under? Kindest regards, Annabel Edmonds
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"If possible ask for a river view it will not disappoint."
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"Room 17, ground floor, spacious for one or a couple, includes a sofa bed. Patio overlooks a cottage..."
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"Don't use booking.com , your booking won't get sent or they will book you into a random room"
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"Do not choose room 1 as it is right by the front door and 11 had no heating"
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