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The Travellers Rest

) #81 of 421 Restaurants in Exeter $$ - $$$ , British,
Tedburn Road | Whitestone, Exeter EX4 2HQ, England
+44 1392 811217
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tedburn Road | Whitestone, Exeter EX4 2HQ, England
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked Sunday lunch, and arrived 5 mins before table booked. Not shown to table to but told it was down the end, staff member just pointed to it, no table number. Were told server would come and we would be called to collect our carvery....More

Thank Julie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful pub, yummy food and good value. Everyone in our party Loved their dinner. Cheddar Bake, Steak & Kidney Pudding, Liver and Bacon and the Honey Mustard Chicken were all lovely. Big portions, to the point where the veg came on the side. Some of...More

Thank Bobzgray
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friday night carvery. Choice of 3 meats & 2 pies. Lots of (not overcooked) veg. 2 for £13. Brilliant.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you want high quality food and service in a wonderful friendly atmosphere look no further than the Travellers Rest .This traditional pub with beams, nooks and crannies has a lovely ambience [ even the loos are pleasantly scented and meticulously clean !] We've eaten...More

Thank Mags L
Reviewed 10 May 2017

Myself and my boyfriend go here at least once a month if not more on a Tuesday for Pie night. It never fails to disappoint and it's one of my favourite places to go as it was one the places we used to go to...More

1  Thank A5A84
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Always such great food with the warmest welcome helpful staff a place me and my partner choose to return to for every special occasion you won't be disappointed

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Just called in here on our way past for a bit of nostalgia as used to call in here often about 40 years ago. Much has changed but the food and service were amazing. Very reasonable .

Thank flossie3012
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Third time stopping on way to Devon. Food always good; pub is clean and light. Especially like that they offer smaller portions for most menu options which seems to be plenty for the average appetite.

Thank Lady_Road_Warrior
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We were on our way home from visiting relatives, my partner said she was feeling peckish and could we look for somewhere to eat. It was about 5.15pm on a Sunday and I wasn't even sure they would be doing food that early. When we...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited for Sunday roast, rang and booked I do strongly advise you book, once seated it's waitress/waiter service if you order a carvery you are called to go up so there is never a queue, and that way your not stood around waiting with...More

Thank Sue N
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there a website I can look at for the menu?
9 September 2016|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from nomadsnomore | Reviewed this property |
HI Bambi 1992 no I can't find a menu anywhere on the net either so probably not. We just took pot luck!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 19
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tedburn Road | Whitestone, Exeter EX4 2HQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 811217
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