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The Blueball Inn

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) #1 of 1 Restaurants in Countisbury ££ - £££ , British,
The Beacon Countisbury Hill, Countisbury, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ND, England
+44 1598 741263
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
2 days ago
“Midweek break”
2 days ago
“Loved it. So did our doggies”
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Beacon Countisbury Hill, Countisbury, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ND, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed here for a few days with our dog,they love dogs. The food was delicious in the evenings as well as breakfast. Would recommend the pies and the brownie, good quality pub grub. Would definitely come back again.

Thank 97rose
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took a drive up the (very) steep hills to this place and wasn't disappointed. We both had fish and chips and what I can say is they were as good as any we've had on any sea front. Good portions. Nice batter, not oily and...More

Thank Blue-Marbles
Reviewed 3 days ago

Fabulous food at this very old public house on the road into Lynmouth. The service was great and the staff very attentive

Thank Andrea M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

nice atmosphere and a nice welcome from the person behind the bar. we had pre booked our table as there was 8 of us We had a wonderful table in the back room . Our meals all came altogether even though the restaurant was busy...More

Thank 399eve
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Menu looks deceptively simple but even the most conventional done really well. Definitely will return. One minor gripe is that we asked for some tap water for the table and the response made it very clear that, although it was brought to the table by...More

Thank mlthomason
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Traveling up country from Devon we decided to stop here for lunch. Previous reviews indicated that the ploughman's lunches were top notch. My wife had a cheese one that looked fantastic and portions were generous. I was going to go for the burger but was...More

Thank Neville D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little gem on the off chance mid hiking and stopped for refreshments and decided to go back the following evening for an early dinner, hadn't booked but managed to sit in the bar, pie was delicious and the lamb shank looked good too...More

Thank Emma W
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We visit here whenever we are in the area, always consistently good and dog friendly. We were quite early one Saturday night which was lucky for us as they were fully booked later in the evening. Food was excellent, I had the gnocchi which was...More

Thank Judith H
Reviewed 2 May 2017

The pub has a big car park and is on the main road to Lynmouth. The interior is full of character, a lot of lovely exposed wood beams, fireplaces and all in all very cosy. The service was fast and efficient and the staff polite....More

Thank Fabio G
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Having lost faith in a recent visit to a neighbouring town my partner and I were apprehensive about our next meal out. Having been recommended to come to the Blue Ball we took it upon ourselves to go out. We were instantly welcomed into the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Beacon Countisbury Hill, Countisbury, Exmoor National Park EX35 6ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Countisbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1598 741263
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