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Puffing Billy

$$ - $$$, British,
Station Road, Exton, Exeter EX3 0PR, England
+44 1392 877888
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“liver” (29 reviews)
“roast beef” (15 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Station Road, Exton, Exeter EX3 0PR, England
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1 - 10 of 803 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Great time yesterday - friendly efficient staff that gave us ( a smaller table of 5) a warm welcome at a busy lunchtime . Good food also , pleased to see 'smaller plates' on the menu .

1  Thank Carnival33
Reviewed 2 days ago

Brilliant service and a warm welcome. Food was excellent and local produced. Would come back again and again.

1  Thank gl302017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch on a Saturday. Really welcoming, helpful staff and good food. Wouldn’t know it’s a brewery pub, will be back soon!

Thank Rowan G
Reviewed 5 days ago

Brilliant service and excellent food ! Super Christmas work lunch !! Happy to recommend and happy to return. Beautiful village location between Exeter and Exmouth.

Thank Clive H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here several times before therefore know what to expect - a warm welcome, good food and attentive and friendly service. Being close to Christmas there were a number of large groups but everyone was served in turn and no one was kept...More

Thank Ramblingrose2014
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place seems to have improved a lot since I went there some time age. The quality of the venue, service and drinks was very good. Prices were reasonable, we couldn't eat but I will give it a try soon because it seemed so attractive

Thank william b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming to the Puffing Billy 2 or 3 times a year for several years and were initially very pleased with all aspects, service, food, ambience etc. Indeed family from Wales always asked that we go to lunch there at least once during...More

1  Thank Pedr38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s great to visit a pub after a good walk and that’s what we did - the pub took a reservation but warmed us they’d be busy, so we were a bit worried. But the food was great and tasty and we never felt we...More

Thank miket972
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Met my family for our Family Christmas get together at our favourite West Country pub !! We all chose off the Christmas menu and had three courses. I must say it was the nicest Christmas dinner out that I have ever had. I particularly like...More

Thank Ethel2102
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went on the off chance and managed to get a table for two. As usual the food was fantastic and the staff are great. The only minor annoyance is when they bring the bill. You either wait for ages to pay or grab a member...More

Thank Lyall C
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Mark T
28 August 2017|
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Response from PoshTreacle | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
Emma-Louise K
22 May 2017|
Response from Barry N | Reviewed this property |
Pretty sure if you call them they will be able to help ?
20 April 2017|
Response from duckconfit | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the pub. I'm just a reviewer and I'm not connected.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Station Road, Exton, Exeter EX3 0PR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 877888
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