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The Wheelwright Inn

) #1 of 3 Restaurants in Colyford $$ - $$$ , British,
Swan Hill Road, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
+44 1297 552585
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Swan Hill Road, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Lovely atmosphere with good pub food. The portions are generous and very nicely cooked. Helpful staff

Thank tiz246
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came to the wheelwright fir an evening meal as our hotel was a 2 minute walk away, we didnt arrive until 730pm food served until 9pm. We were aware of a wait which unfortunately ended up being a longer wait than first anticipated as...More

Thank Vicky H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Called in yesterday looking for somewhere to eat. The bar and restaurant were busy but luckily a table had just become vacant. Waited at the bar with a drink whilst the table was cleared. Had the smaller portion veg lasagne which was delicious and filling,and...More

Thank Patsey10
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely old fashioned Pub, good food a large variety of normal and local brews. Very popular you must book a table for any evening during the summer months

Thank WrexhamHumo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Colyford having spent six hours in the car and called in to the Wheelwright Inn for dinner. All the tables were booked - fortunately we were very lucky as they kindly squeezed us in. Food was tasty, local and hot. Staff were...More

Thank Alexandra B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As we were staying in the village, this was only a short walk away. We ended up having two visits here as we thought the food was good, the staff friendly & helpful. Our first visit was on a Saturday evening. We hadn't booked &...More

Thank Patricia H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in initially for a drink as it looked a lovely old pub, with a view to dining of we liked it. All the tables were laid to eat and we had to ask where we could sit to have a drink. We sat...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an amazing meal and entertainment at this quaint and adorable pub restaurant in Colyford. Food is exceptional value for money and the quality and taste of the food was great too, if not a little filling (you have been warned) lol. We where also...More

Thank Keith_Lynn01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Sunday lunch in this lovely atmospheric pub in a pretty village . Roast beef and Yorkshire pudding were exceptional and service was excellent .

Thank Juliacbeck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with family, We looked on trip advisor to find somewhere decent to eat and decided to try it. I had cauliflower and cheese soup which was lovely and for my main I had a breaded and fried type chicken burger with skinny...More

Thank Rosie M
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Questions & Answers
13 July 2017|
Response from shebe43 | Reviewed this property |
Hello, from memory there is only a ladies & men's standard toilets. However, I suggest you call them as you are fairly local.
21 August 2015|
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Response from Paul W | Reviewed this property |
Definitely dog-friendly. Been here twice over a period of 3 years. Staff petted our two dogs and gave them dog biscuits.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Swan Hill Road, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Colyford
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 552585
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