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The Volunteer Inn

Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
+44 1752 880463
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (11 reviews)
“sunday roast” (5 reviews)
Open Now
3:00 pm - 11:30 pmAll hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
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1 - 10 of 86 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

A group of us went to eat there. We all had different things to eat and all were really very good. It was a cold and frosty evening but the log fire was keeping the place cosy and warm. The enthusiastic staff were excellent and...More

Thank Iwillski
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Mike, Nick, Chris and Jude now have the Volunteer. First Sunday lunch available today. What great food and value for money. Highly recommended.

1  Thank wicksyealmpton
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A new landlady at the volunteer so went to investigate. Friendly welcome and very well kept selection of ales. The Doom bar was stunning and for only 2.80 per pint the more you drink the more you save. I hope the new landlady can breath...More

Thank happycamper339
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Second time visiting this pub in 3 years, went on a midweek day very quiet we were the only ones eating in the restaurant. There was a large group of locals playing snooker in another bar. Service was very slow however the food was good...More

Thank Bredin
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We went to this pub for Saturday evening dinner. My partner had beef burger and I had pan fried bass. It was wonderful, we couldn't believe the price it was really good value for quality of the food. Such a shame that the surroundings were...More

Thank Joyce Eileen S
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Excellent value for money, good size portions and selection of vegetables, very tasty Sunday roast with dessert , only £9.95. Owner and staff very friendly, happy and helpful, will be going again next week. The daily menu I also reccomend, the homemade lasagne, carbonara and...More

Thank teresaannesymons
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Great staff a good atmosphere food and good ales on sale as well as other drinks ... a large beer garden dogs welcome

Thank Gebosgifts
Reviewed 30 January 2017

On a cold wet January Sunday we decided to eat out and choose this pub. We sat by a lovely log fire and enjoyed what was the very best Sunday roast we have had in a long time. We ate late but were surprised because...More

Thank Joyce Eileen S
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Three is us went to dinner just after Christmas and enjoyed a lovely meal one of the party had beef stew and dumplings and said it was enhancing by a nice rich gravy.the other had homemade beef lasagna which they said was very tasty and...More

Thank John W
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We booked on the day for early dinner at the Volunteer. Right from reservation stage the staff were friendly and efficient. We had a delicious, great value meal. The fish and chips were lovely; freshly fried fish with lovely light batter (no gloopy yellow stuff...More

Thank PElizB
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29 November 2016|
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Response from Keith B | Reviewed this property |
20 November 2016|
Response from 260,591 | Property representative |
We stop serving roast at 3.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 17
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 am - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 11:30 pm
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Yealmpton PL8 2JN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Yealmpton
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 880463
Traditional Pub Food
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