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The Lansdowne

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Bar, British, Pub
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8 Park Road, Dawlish EX7 9LQ, England
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Saltash, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

We had food in here Sunday... Pasty was awfull been in microwave chips were tasteles Plaice hardly any taste Ive had and tasted far nicer and better.. barmaid couldn't be bothered attitude

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Thank Jochap75
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Good food friendly staff. Pub, not bistro, gastro or niche. Well prepared hot food in a traditional local. Love it here second visit

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Thank Sydney F
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Always go to this pub on a Friday and Saturday night good night out. It's staff and drink and food is excellent. Also visit the pub during the day. Well worth a visit

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Thank Best_things1952
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58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Always pop into The Landsdowne when visiting my dad in Dawlish. Staff are always very pleasant with excellent service. Serve good food, baguettes and Scotch Eggs to die for. Always sport on the tele so enough to keep the other half happy.

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Thank Ohnoitsme
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

A proper pub with everything you want. Good, well priced drinks, friendly staff and locals and very nice food. Add to this loads of sport on tv, pool, darts and live music and you've got The Lansdowne. Love coming here when we visit Dawlish.

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Thank Mike P
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My family and I visit here often. Always a friendly welcome from all of the staff and the owner makes you feel like your right at home! We have only ordered the breakfast, which is really good and great value, however I do plan to visit at some point for the main menu. They serve a good pint too. He... More 

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Langport, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

Visited recently for an early evening meal. Staff friendly but food was sadly of very poor quality and badly cooked. We ordered the 2 Rib Eye steaks at £9.50, so not a fortune but we expected it to be edible and enjoyable ! Sadly both we were overcooked, chewy and tasteless. The chips were also dry and overcooked, the mushrooms... More 

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Thank Tuathalain3255
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

We arrived with a party of 14 (6 adults 5 teenagers and 3 children aged 6-10) with only a couple of hours notice. The table had been reserved and we proceeded to order. It's true to say we did have to wait for a considerable amount of time for our food, but when it arrived every dish was faultless, nothing... More 

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Thank grandad2015
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

A lovely spacious pub with a fantastic sun terrace. We only stopped for a beer to cool down on a rare hot summers day, but were made very welcome by Emma who served us. On ordering another beer she remembered our order, which always impresses me and shows great service. The sun terrace was fitted out to be enjoyed in... More 

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Cardiff
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145 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

Whilst on holiday in Dawlish, we went to The Landsdowne as four adults and two children under 18 months. It is quite a large pub with a varied menu. The service was polite and the food was good; however, it did take over 30 minutes for the food to arrive (not ideal with young children) and even then the order... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Park Road, Dawlish EX7 9LQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?