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The Manor Inn

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Lower Ashton, Exeter EX6 7QL, England
+44 1647 252304
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic lunch. We couldn't fault anything at all, service brilliant, very attentive without being intrusive, nothing too much trouble. Each course was beautifully prepared and absolutely scrummy, the desserts are really delicious (only problem is deciding which to order!) The chef is an absolute credit to the establishment. Reasonably priced and the portions are really good, we were all stuffed... More 

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187 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

WE were here for lunch with friends who live nearby and it is evidently a popular venue therefore booking is probably essential at most times. WHilst it is obviously a pub, the Manor Inn has been redecorated and is now a gastro haunt for foodies but still welcomes walkers and dogs with well behaved owners! THe beers are local and... More 

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend and I came for dinner here while staying locally we were recommended to come here to eat. It was amazing the food was beautiful my boyfriend had the curry and I had the steak pudding both cooked really well. We then shared the salted caramel ice cream it was yummy and was well presented. The food and drinks... More 

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Thank Laurablackstone
Exeter, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit for lunch. Very busy(good sign in itself) and great choice of food. Excellent value for money. Service good, very efficient but somehow lacked a little friendliness although we will put that down to how very busy the staff were! The food itself was wonderful and we will without doubt return now that we have discovered this little... More 

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Thank Gerdi99
Exeter, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

My sister in law and I meet here for dinner every few months. It is comfortable and we always get a quiet corner for a good 'catch up'. The food is always absolutely delicious, last night was no exception, we had one of the specials, guinea fowl. Service efficient, friendly and unobtrusive. Thanks to everyone at The Manor. See you... More 

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Thank Claireee11
Devon
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Following a recommendation we visited this Pub and were not disappointed. Lovely friendly staff and a menu offering plenty of interesting unusual dishes along with some classics making it hard to decide! Generous portions, quick service and comfortable surroundings along with good local beers. No room for desserts but they did sound amazing. Would definitely return as excellent value for... More 

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Thank FairyorPixie
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5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 17 February 2017

Had a get together with friends over lunch at the manor inn. Food was great and staff very attentive and friendly. Happy to go back.

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Thank Ma50ud
Exeter, United Kingdom
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153 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Having been last December, we decided to have a night out with some new friends and as we are all foodies decided the Manor Inn would be a good choice. The first time the food was really good and this time we were not disappointed. The service is very good and the poor guys got used to the fact that... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Have visited this place on many occasions and we are always very pleased. Went on Sunday and had an excellent lunch with four of our friends. The service is great, the staff are friendly and the food is delicious.

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Thank carole m
Exeter, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Another excellent Sunday lunch at the Manor. Very welcoming greeting on arrival. Drinks service to the table. Roast was delicious - plenty of vegetables and "thick" cut meat and plenty of it. The puddings were absolutely lovely. Everyone had a great meal in a great atmosphere. Thank you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lower Ashton, Exeter EX6 7QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1647 252304

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?