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Arundell Arms Hotel Restaurant

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Fore Street, Lifton PL16 0AA, England
+44 1566 784666
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Launceston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came for lunch on Tuesday with a business customer to impress and I wasn't let down by the food or service the black board hake that we both had was expertly cooked to perfection with a lovely scallop fritter

Thank falcons08
Fordingbridge, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We popped in here for a drink having had one next door in the adjoining pub which was very dingy with a jukebox blaring every so often! Anyway, this restaurant could not be more different. We sat by the bar and chatted to the young barman who was very pleasant. When a table became vacant we decided to eat there... More 

Thank ProblemPage
Exeter, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great meal in the bar last Saturday night a big thank you to all in the kitchen and well done to the new bar man

Thank Wearst
Devon, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Menu fairly limited and accept in this age of fast food that decent cooking takes a while but over 2 hours for 1 course is abysmal. The overall quality of food and service at this premium price was very disappointing.

Thank Richht53
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the tasting menu which was great and opted to have the wine pairing with it too. We saw the restaurant was always full, both nights we stayed. Before hand you are given a free glass of bubbly and some nibbles whilst taking the time to look through the menu. After dinner we had our coffee, tea and chocolate... More 

Thank Blogossy
Guildford, United Kingdom
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284 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

As part of our stay we enjoyed a five course tasting menu which was outstanding. The range and quality of the food was outstanding and looking at the menu the al a carte menu was good. The wine list was good and the staff were professional and attentive without being overpowering.

Thank Nigel S
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We went for a family lunch in the bar we had the special chicken salad and then we all had the steak deal what was excellent value and cooked to perfection, ok service and a great welcome from the bar girl

Thank Matt P
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We drove from Plymouth to the Arundell Arms for an evening Taster meal which was a Christmas gift from our daughter. The evening started well with drinks and canapés in the lounge. The waitress asked if 'pink' was Ok for the lamb. We asked if it could be cooked to 'medium'. The first two courses were fine but when we... More 

3 Thank Dockrell Y
2 reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Execellent bar food , good breakfast and outstanding taster menu ,good service and lovely home made chocolates

Thank david m
Salisbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

The tasting menu is to die for! Utterly delicious! A succession of exquisite courses but not too filling

1 Thank davidbbb2017

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 58
Bar, British, European, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Lifton PL16 0AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Lifton
  • Phone Number: +44 1566 784666
Fine-dining, Brasserie style, or hearty pub-classics, find delicious food to suit every occasion from our 3 different restaurant areas at the Arundell Arms. All use fresh produce from local suppliers and all are led by Head Chef, Steven Pidgeon - internationally recognised for modern British cuisine and 1 of only 80 Master Chefs in Great Britain. This year we celebrate 20 consecutive years holding the AA 2 Rosette find dining award. We are also proud to be winners of the Taste of the West Gold award

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