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The Kingfisher

Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
+44 1297 552476
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“salad” (12 reviews)
“scampi” (5 reviews)
“peas” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

After a very long wait we were eventually served our light lunch A bit rough and ready and not quite what we were looking for. Staff pleasant but could have been more informative

Thank P9920XKjohnm
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

We were staying in the little hotel opposite so it would obvious we should visit the pub. My boyfriend and I had a lovely meal. I had the freshly caught crab with salad and new potatoes - not specifically on the menu but they were...More

1  Thank PandFGirl
Reviewed 5 October 2017

This restaurant is very friendly with a great choice of menu and good service. Set in an interesting area, with great historical connections.

Thank Rosalie C
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My sausages in onion gravy were exquisite! My wife's steak pie, well the meat needed to be more tender but all in all a really nice establishment, friendly service and good food and fair prices. I enjoyed my visit very much and my food even...More

1  Thank AlexGordon
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff, great food, a mountain on a plate! Beer garden and play area.. Boul areas and skittles alley At least 3 dart boards... if you miss one, you'd hit the other lol

Thank Scooter955
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Tried one night just to pop in for a beer but told all tables in bar reserved and chap behind bar seemed a bit stressed and not prepared to let us sit for a short time at table reserved an hour in future. As we...More

Thank 147ChrisB
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a local for our friends who we are visiting in the area. Lovely atmosphere, great local beers and ciders. Lovely home made food. Reasonable prices. Great places for all the family including dogs

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

After a lovely journey on the tram to Colyton we walked in to the town and came across the Kingfisher pub, all I can say is if visiting make sure you try the food here. We were greeted by a friendly barman and after a...More

Thank unicorn35
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Saturday evening 26th August we were in Cloyton and decided to visit this picturesque pub for a drink. We entered into an old world style bar decorated in stone and wood. Surprisingly thought it would be must bigger on the inside, there is an additional...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Very delicious food, good atmosphere, excellent service and booking is highly recommended. We chanced a visit here on a Saturday evening and got the last table. Children in tow, everyone enjoyed the main course and the puddings were to die for, the portions are excellent...More

1  Thank Katie F
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19 August 2016|
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Response from JOZO1307 | Reviewed this property |
yep and booking the way forward . have a lovely time its a gorgeous area with lots of things for the kids to do.
11 May 2016|
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Response from JOZO1307 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I dont know but they are very helpful so give them call and ask if they can provide for you
Barbara C
31 August 2015|
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Response from Lucy D | Property representative |
Hi There. Thanks for your email. Yes we are dog friendly. The only place they can't go is in the restaurant. But you can bring them in and eat or drink in the bar area. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Colyton
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 552476
  • E-mail
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