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Ivybridge, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

5 stars aren't enough! We were very lucky to get a table at this busy pub restaurant. The Sloop is the exception in an area where I have low expectations of mediocre carvery meals with food being kept hot for far too long. Four of us had freshly cooked roast beef, which was served rare and absolutely excellent. The other... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
33 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really nice little pub with some amazing food (esp seafood dishes). A fine array of ales and very friendly folk at the helm. We stayed in a rather quirky but very comfortable room at the back of the pub. The inside of the place is done out like a boat / ship. A bit weird at first, but I liked... More 

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly... Dog greeted & looked after Secondly... Fabulous Vino Thirdly... Best Roast I've had all Yr. Closely followed by their delectable Sticky Toffee Pud & ice cream. Always Book & sit in Bar the Bar area. Take a stroll to the Beach after then back for more open fire, dogs & vino. What more could you ask on a Sunday.... More 

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Whitchurch, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
Reviewed 14 October 2016

Went today after reading the good reviews must have picked a day the kitchen porter was cooking as I would be ashamed as a chef to say I had cooked this food , I had the fish pie which I guess had been heated up in a microwave and peas that tasted sour my husband opted for the cod goujons... More 

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Thank Jeannette L
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Great location for walks with the dog onto the part of the beach that dogs are allowed on all year, I think the restrictions are lifted after September, but there is plenty of the beach open all year for dogs. The Sloop Inn is a little gem, the rooms are basic but adequate, however we didn't spend much time in... More 

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Horton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Great food and lovely to mingle with the locals! Good portion sizes and lovely home cooked food. Especially the desserts. Very dog friendly and cosy. We found the staff to be friendly and service was with a smile!

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Thank AnnCL
Warminster, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

What more could you want. A Great location. Friendly people. And very good food. Basic room and the better for it. Un-pretencious and fun. Dogs also loved it. Although we did not book to eat on a very busy Saturday night we were found a table very quickly.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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189 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We visited the Sloop Inn for lunch, but it was a little disappointing overall. The original pub area is nice and old, but the extension is a bit like a village hall! Fortunately we were able to sit in the original pub area. The food we ordered was OK. The fish (with the fish and chips) was good, but the... More 

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Thank Gary W
Barnstaple, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Chose to visit because of their website. Bar area looked lovely, but shown to an area that can only be described as a panelled village hall. Ordered whole plaice which turned up with about 12 anchovies draped across it, accompanied by an array of onions, peppers,courgettes and tomatoes which had been so microwaved they were inedible, the supposed local new... More 

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Old Sodbury
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151 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The bar area is quite quaint, but the restaurant area is over-themed as a comedy sailing ship - badly. Lighting is too bright, nothing smaller than a table for 4, food OK, but nothing special (despite prices being a tad on the high side), service perfunctory and adequate. Caters for families on holiday and I guess the sailing ship theme... More 

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  • Free Internet
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  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about The Sloop Inn

Address: Bantham TQ7 3AJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Bantham
Price Range: £31 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
The Sloop Hotel Bantham
The Sloop Inn Bantham, Devon
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“A Room is to sleep in not to look at. Our room was over the bar but it was fine and not too noisy as far as I can remember.”
 of 5 bubbles murrayw429, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Sit in the original pub area.”
 of 5 bubbles GaryW95, 22 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Have one of the specials”
 of 5 bubbles Ric113, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room at the front!”
 of 5 bubbles emmahP2790NZ, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“If you sit on the WC in the en-suite bathroom you can see the sea from Room 2”
 of 5 bubbles JamesFRICS, 30 Jun 2015 | Read review
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