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Abode Restaurant - CLOSED

3 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HD, England
+44 1392 223638
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (41 reviews)
“salad” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
European, British, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
3 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HD, England
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1 - 10 of 669 reviews

Reviewed 19 February 2017

Whether you eat in their café or in the restaurant, you are in for an amazing gastronomic treat! Spoil yourself!

Thank rgazzaz
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Sat in the front in the building in the square. Had a lovely coffee. Staff were friendly and attentive and it was in a good location.

Thank Littlemissfoxy
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We went here for a valentines evening meal and it was exceptional. Wonderful food, great atmosphere and staff. Situated overlooking the beautiful cathedral of Exeter, lovely old architecture. Tragically this hotel and restaurant burnt to the ground November 2016. I believe they will rebuild, but...More

Thank James R
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

Quirky bistro close to Cathedral. Great menu and very tasty meals. Reasonable prices and attentive staff. Intimate atmosphere as well.

Thank David F
Reviewed 12 November 2016

I have visited this restaurant many times and is always a pleasure. On this occasion I came with some friends to celebrate a friends engagement and as usual the service and food was fantastic. The staff know us well and always acknowledge us which goes...More

Thank car0lallan
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We were privileged to have our anniversary dinner here on Tuesday night, 25th October. We had an excellent meal served by fantastic staff, it was a lovely evening. We have visited this hotel many times and we are devastated it has been lost due to...More

6  Thank Ian W
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We were staying at the Abode hotel. Full English breakfast was included. It was indeed comprehensive and delicious. Everything was very fresh (freshly squeezed juice, etc.). We also chose to eat dinner at the hotel twice because the food was so very good.

1  Thank JanetteCeleste
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We went to Abode restaurant recently with friends and left feeling disappointed and mildly ripped off. Key issues were around service, environment and food. When we arrived we had a drink in the bar and were given menus to peruse before being taken down to...More

4  Thank CaruthersG
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Really enjoyed the food at Abode - the prix fixe has an excellent choice of dishes and is very good value for the standard of food presented. The place was pretty full early on Saturday evening and there was a good atmosphere without too much...More

1  Thank Ken B
Restaurant M, Manager at Abode Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Good evening Ken B Thank you for taking the time to write a review on the Abode restaurant. I am very glad to hear that you found the food to be of a good standard and also value for money. I am sorry to hear...More

Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I visit every few months for set lunch with friends when back in Devon. Very reasonable prices and always very good quality food. Seasoning of food usually very good. Staff also usually very good, friendly and attentive. Always love the bread. Will continue to visit...More

1  Thank Jonni H
Restaurant M, Manager at Abode Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 2016

Good evening Jonni H. I am very pleased to read your review. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. With all good wishes Dan

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 12 - USD 50
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Cathedral Yard, Exeter EX1 1HD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 223638
  • E-mail
A charming 18th Century building over-looking the soaring Gothic architecture of Exeter Cathedral. ABode Restaurant serves high quality British/European food in contemporary style.
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