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Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn

) #2 of 2 Restaurants in Exford $$ - $$$ , British,
Exford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7PY, England
+44 1643 831229
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good23%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
2 weeks ago
“Excellent pub”
7 May 2017
“Sunday carvery”
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Exford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7PY, England
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1 - 10 of 231 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate in the restaurant twice whilst staying in Exford. the venison is the best we have ever tasted.

Thank Kris-h-2o13
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave your comment. Venison is one of Chef's specialties so we hope to be able to welcome you back to enjoy some more!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i ate here twice. and will never eat there again. the first night i ordered sausage and chips with egg and the chips were re-fries. really oily and blatantly re-fried. the second night just got worse. i ordered a gammon steak with veg of the...More

1  Thank Dale F
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

For anyone reading this review you can rest assured that we do not buy our food from Tesco and we will happily provide the invoices to prove it. We NEVER refry or reheat food with all our food being cooked to order. And we actually...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited a few times while in Exmoor. Popped in for a few ciders by the river in the sun! Also had food on one occasion and it's perfectly nice. My only criticism is that at certain times there was only one guy behind the bar...More

Thank PeterKent12
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you. And we will take onboard your comments about bar staff, although there are always back-up staff for him to call on but we do get exceptionally busy at certain times and we do appreciate peoples understanding and patience when this happens. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited 01 June 2017, ploughmans lunch, bar meal in the evening Location, superb! Bar Service excellent. Food average. Kitchen Service, Dreadful. This is a nice place for lunch, good ales, fresh salad, friendly people, bar service was excellent. But, portions of ham/ cheese are on...More

Thank Getaway247365
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so sorry to read all your comments and you can be assured that they have all been passed on to the relevant departments concerned. As a previous visitor you obviously know that we place great importance on both the quality of the food...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

Great location for visiting Exmoor. Stayed here for 2 nights and ate in the restaurant both evenings. Meal the first night was beautiful, home cooked and tasty. Second evening a different chef. Good but not the same quality as the previous evening. The first night...More

Thank Pauline V
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so sorry about the mattress on your bed, it appears that when the mattress was recently replaced it was replaced with an incorrect size and we are now sorting this. There is no "protective plastic" sheeting on the bed but rather a brand...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Called in on the off chance for Sunday lunch - the quality and quantity of the beef would make me return - it was exceptional I would have liked a bigger choice of vegetables as there was only carrots swede beans roast and new potatoes

Thank Jane L
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you, your comments have been noted and passed to the Chef. We really hope to welcome you back again in the near future

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Called in for a bar lunch during a walk through Exford. We were very happy with our baguettes and the Exmoor Ale was excellent.

Thank seymourstars
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Thank you. Our extensive choice of both food and drink hopefully offers something for all tastes. We really hope to see you again at The Exmoor White Horse Inn

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went for lunch today with my wife and her Uncle. Expected a good meal with a fairly steep price tag. Very pleasantly surprised to have a really top notch meal from an excellent menu choice at an amazingly reasonable price - and yes. I did...More

Thank Colin C
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

We really hope you do manage to book that stay with us. Exmoor hospitality, along with quality and value for money is what we base our business on and it is so nice to hear when people appreciate that. Thank you

Reviewed 26 April 2017

Excellent location set by the bridge and river. The Inn has an old period décor to fit its age, with a lot of character throughout the Inn, the typical English pub of postcards and story books. However we did note the recently modernised toilets (a...More

Thank christopherpratt
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Returning guests are so important to us, indicating that what we are providing is what our customers require and appreciate. Chefs Steak and Ale Pie is up there amongst our best sellers, with many people returning again and again just for that! We really hope...More

Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Knocks spots off the Royal Oak (Winsford) next village along - great food, nice staff, good value. Everything the Royal Oak could not offer. Landlord seems to want the business and understands how to provide a good customer experience

Thank Gary F
PeterHendrie, Manager at Restaurant at The Exmoor White Horse Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Our Sunday lunch is well known as being the best around, with people regularly travelling from Bristol and Cornwall on a Sunday for just that reason. We hope to welcome you back again as well!

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Harvey2319
Are dogs allowed in eating areas ??
1 January 2017|
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Response from PeterHendrie | Property representative |
Hi, Well behaved dogs on leads are always welcome in our Bar area, we area very dog friendly establishment, both in the Bar and Hotel. For Health and Hygeine reasons we cannot allow dogs in our restaurant but for any... More
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Robert P
I am staying there 3 days in July with my wife, one being a Sunday. Hopefully there is alternatives to carvery on a sunday, and can you eat there on a Sunday evening?
3 June 2015|
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Response from PeterHendrie | Property representative |
Hi, We offer an extensive Bar Food and Evening Restaurant Menu every day, with Carvery being served as an extra choice on Weds and Sunday evenings and Sunday lunchtimes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Exford, Exmoor National Park TA24 7PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Exford
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 831229
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