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The Smugglers Inn

27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
+44 1626 862301
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice lunch had the carvery very busy place bit disorganized had to queue up although booked. Waitress bit to the point but male staff very polite. Food left on the floor by a table which I thought could have been cleared up so bit messy....More

Thank v-essex
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hadn't visited the Smugglers Inn for a while and we were all pleasantly surprised how good it was. Excellent ,friendly service which was very quick considering how busy it was. Very impressed how the service staff let you know when to go up for the...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Enjoyed Sunday lunch and an evening meal on this visit to Devon. Both were extremely good. The carvery was excellent, offering three different size of meal but that said the portions were very generous. There was also a very good choice of food on the...More

1  Thank Christine N
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On holiday in Dawlish so an old friend recommended we try the Smugglers as he really rated it. As we have very elderly parents with us it suited our needs for Sunday lunch. We booked about 3 months in advance and requested a window seat...More

1  Thank Samfireman
Reviewed 3 days ago

Came here today for the carvery, we weren't disappointed. Clean, spacious restaurant and clean toilets. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. Massive car park. If your coming for the Sundays carvery, make sure you book a table , the place was rammed. My...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner last night and they have now added to the menu GF for gluten free so it makes it easier for me to choose something to eat.

Thank SunnycyprusDevon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great value restaurant. Had the carvery and it was delicious. Very generous portions and lovely vegetables. Will definitely be going back again

Thank marnie j
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Smugglers was recommended as a place for us to have dinner by our friends. Although it was busy, the service and food was prompt and provided by friendly staff.

Thank weenie_12
Reviewed 6 days ago

drove past on the way out for the day and stoped on the way back ,the best thing we ever done.it was that good we went back the next night good food ,local beers and a nice view to look at when eating your dinner

Thank keith490
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Family and I ate here one Sunday Evening for a late Dinner around 630pm, we sat outside on the terrace and enjoyed the lovely views. I had the Burger and I must say it came with a good portion of Side Salad which was...More

Thank Andy W
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Nearby Attractions
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Questions & Answers
bina h
15 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
We are indeed. We allow dogs to our bar and outside areas just not in the restaurant. Thanks We look forward to seeing you soon
Kathleen A
24 April 2017|
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
I am sorry we dont
Rachael L
6 December 2016|
Response from NickStentiford | Property representative |
Hi there Only for drinks i am afraid from 12-2pm Thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish EX7 0LA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 862301
  • E-mail
If you would like to book a table with us you can do so in a number of ways: Telephone (please note that when busy we will not be able to answer the phone but please be patient and leave us a detailed message and we will get back to you) we pick up our answer phone messages twice daily Email- we respond to emails every morning Facebook- we also take messages via our Facebook page. Again these will be dealt with on a daily basis. NB Please don't assume that your booking is confirmed until we have actually called you back. Thanks so much
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