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Fishermans Cot

Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
+44 1884 855237
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (11 reviews)
“pork” (7 reviews)
“sandwiches” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
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1 - 10 of 616 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean warm room, food was very good and a lovely breakfast, staff very welcoming. Great view of the historic bridge from the bar, watching cars having to back up.

Thank 666rick
Reviewed 1 week ago

The pub dining room and public areas were very clean and tidy and well presented. The outdoor area is scenic with the little bridge and river. The food was good and delivery okay, but food took a long time to arrive. Bar staff were friendly...More

1  Thank sealeg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this place for lunch and were bitterly disappointed. Firstly,, the chef clearly has no understanding of seasoning dishes well (the soup physically burnt my throat it was so over peppered and my son also struggled with the quantity of pepper in the lasagne)...More

Thank Gill M
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello, I would firstly like to apologise for your experience with us last week. This should not have happened. If you would like to contact us personally so we can resolve this issue for you we would love to hear from you on 01884 855237...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed here now several times and, while there are other restaurants nearby we prefer to eat at the 'COT'. The food is good, but the service is great. We have always found the restaurant staff to be helpful, but also very pleasant -...More

1  Thank Martin H
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Martin, That really is fabulous to hear, we try to deliver the best possible service and its great to hear we are doing something right. Breakfasts are very popular, I will pass all your lovely words onto the staff. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

We came here for lunch as we haven’t tried this place for years. What a lovely surprise it was welcoming and the food was lovely. If you are lucky enough to sit by the window the views are outstanding watching the river flow is very...More

Thank Lez M
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Lez, Thank you for such a gleaming review, it really is wonderful to hear you enjoyed your time with us. I am so pleased to hear you were well looked after, and that you enjoyed your meals. The £10 special is particularly good value...More

Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely place, setting and very friendly staff. Ideal for stopping off between long trips as we did. Room was nice and clean but pretty basic - perfect size for a family of 3. Good breakfast but disappointed in the quality of restaurant food in the...More

Thank pollensina77
infoT383IY, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, I would like to apologise for your meals not being up to standard for the evening. If you would like to discuss this matter with a member of the management feel free to contact us o 01884855237 or email info@fishermanscot-Bickleigh.com so we can resolve...More

Reviewed 1 November 2017

We visited Tiverton recently on a short holiday and decided to go to Bickleigh Mill. It was around lunch time, so we decided to grab a bite at the Mill. We sat down, looked at the Menu and decided it wasn't for us - what...More

Thank bond007Sussex
FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for your gleaming review, it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your visits to us. We did have a little taster evening of our Halloween specials last Friday so I pleased you got to join us for that, I hope it...More

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely location could not get better Prices have increased for no reason I can see and service is just ok. Good location for access to tiverton And food and beer average. Would be ideal wedding location as views are splendid.More

Thank charliedog56
FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. I apologise for your experience with us, I am a little unsure as to which prices you mean, as the restaurant items have decreased in price. Our room rates did increase slightly after our refurbishment earlier on this year...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Food was ok nothing amazing, staff were very helpful. Restaurant was full of screaming kids which put us off. The restaurant is big enough to keep the families with young children away from those wanting a relaxing evening.More

Thank Paul C
FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello Paul, Thank you for your feedback, we deeply apologise for your experience with us. We are a family friendly restaurant and we have been extremely busy with families over the half term and Halloween period, but we do try our best to control our...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

What a great find! They have family rooms. We stayed in room 3 where there was a queen bed and 2 twins. The bed was soooo comfortable. It was one where you didn’t feel your partner moving. Pillows perfect and very clean with fluffy quilts....More

1  Thank iporze
FishermansCot, Front Office Manager at Fishermans Cot, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for your lovely words, it really is great to hear that you enjoyed your time with us. The beds are so comfortable it makes it hard to come to breakfast some mornings, but I am pleased you did and enjoyed your meals...More

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_gillalexander
6 May 2017|
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Response from infoT383IY | Property representative |
Hello, We do allow dogs in the bar and on the terrace outside. These are first come first serve but there are plenty of tables outside and 13 in the bar. When were you looking to visit? Kindest regards, The Fisherman's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bickleigh EX16 8RW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Bickleigh
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 855237
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