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The port Royal, Weirfield Path | Larkbeare Road, Exeter, England
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Cornwall, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

The food here is so good I virtually in hailed it. Wonderful complimenting flavors. Simple and delicious. A great atmosphere and setting only enhance this. I will be coming again.

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Thank Jubber87
Telford, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2013

After reading the previous reviews my family and I thought we would try this for Sunday lunch. We were not disappointed as the food and portion sizes satisfied two very large teenagers. The pub is a little tired but the atmosphere is good and service is excellent.

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Thank CJG1769
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2012

Housed in the old Exeter Rowing Club boat house, in use up until the late 1970s or so - a pleasant riverside location within easy walking distance of the Quay and the city centre. We had a very enjoyable meal here on a Saturday evening. The food was very tasty and portions were of a good size. The range on... More 

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Thank KMGC01
Highworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2012

I was really pleasantly suprised to come across The Port Royal Exeter on Sunday 20th May,the atmosphere,delicious food and real ale plus the friendly attitude of the staff made this an enjoyable visit,the next time that I visit Exeter I know where I will be heading.

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Thank Jane L
England
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2012

Visited on Mothering Sunday,had a lovely Sunday lunch in relaxed and welcoming surroundings.Would recommend The Port Royal to friends and family,great location for a drink,meal and a lovely walk.

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Thank SDHEngland
Southampton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2012

Booked rather late on Friday for a Mothers Day meal on the Sunday. We had a genuinely great time - the food was superb, inexpensive considering the day, the staff were really pleasant, and the location was nice (as long as you can ignore the gasometers, the rest of the view is rather picturesque :-) ). Honestly, I don't have... More 

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Thank AlisdairO
Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2011

I went to the port royal for a meal with my girlfriend and her mother. To look at the outside of the pub it does not look great but don't let this deceive you the inside is warm and inviting and has a very good atmosphere. The drinks are a good price and the beer is well kept. The restaurant... More 

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Thank mass1987
Devon, UK
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2010

Have been here a few times for Sunday lunch. Great service and nice food.

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Thank Andb76
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2010

Have been to this restaurant a few times. Service is quick, prices are resonable and the food is fantastic. Not very well known in Exeter, it is a little further walk past all the cave shops. Seating outside over looking the quay and plentiful seating inside. Landlord Carlos is a fun guy, very welcoming and always has a smile. Staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
British
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The port Royal, Weirfield Path | Larkbeare Road, Exeter, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?