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The Old Smithy Inn

Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
+44 1288 331305
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“nachos” (19 reviews)
“lamb burger” (4 reviews)
“pie” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
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1 - 10 of 377 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Top notch service, a warm and accommodating welcome, absolutely scrummy pub food and a big selection of drinks....what's not to like!!

Thank span27
Reviewed 6 days ago

Warm welcome at Welcombe ! Good food at reasonable prices. Retro decor adds an interesting twist on a traditional pub. Very accommodating squeezing us in on two busy evenings. Well behaved dogs welcome.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited this pub after a 5 hour walk and were in much need of some food! The pub itself was very cozy and the staff very friendly. Our food was served extremely quickly and was absolutely delicious! My mum had the lasagne, my brother...More

Thank LucyMc1234
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is a rare find. Brilliant venue with good music great beer and a fantastic menu. Definitely worth a visit for the beer alone and the food is top notch too. Run and owned by Rich and Jen who offer brilliant service and ensure...More

Thank Turlinator_80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten here several times in the passed. Great menu at reasonable prices. Make sure you book if you want to sit indoors. A good selection of wines and ales. Service was efficient although we did have to wait for one of the meals...More

Thank MustTriharder66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pre-booked. On arrival told there was an hour wait on food. It wasn't especially busy. After an hour an a quarter the food finally turned up. I had ordered roast dinner which looked like it was a very acceptable plate of food a few hours...More

Thank TomPatt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A word of warning: this nice pub, with good food, can be very difficult to find!! Worth making the journey, the pub is welcoming and the home prepared food is good. But two of our party were misled by usually reliable satnavs, and some of...More

Thank D S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate an evening meal here whilst on holiday and the fact that Miss Sat Nav screwed up getting us there only increased my delight on finding a gorgeous, cozy, warm and friendly, chilled out and slightly dusty, low ceiling’d pub, full of weird and...More

1  Thank BrownMum
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool staff, great service. Loved the decor, felt warn and inviting! (I highly recommend the lighter sample in the bar, great pint) My only issue is I forgot to leave a tip!! So will be back soon to make good this error!

Thank Pig_on_the_hill
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely thatched pub/ restaurant with amazing staff The Thursday pizza was delicious with plenty of food on the menu too for vegetarians We had children with us and the games corner was a lovely touch Quirky little find! Thank you x

Thank yarm1234
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Janice M
10 July 2016|
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Response from Nigel K | Reviewed this property |
Just seen your question Yes as far as I know, I have been there and seen dogs in the bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 11 - USD 26
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Welcombe, Welcombe EX39 6HG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Welcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1288 331305
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