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The Halfway Inn

) #99 of 417 Restaurants in Exeter ££ - £££ , British,
Aylesbeare, Exeter EX5 2JP, England
+44 1395 232273
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“mussels” (21 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Aylesbeare, Exeter EX5 2JP, England
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181 - 190 of 394 reviews

Reviewed 28 December 2014

Halfway Inn My latest visit to this establishment was a massive disappointment. I started with my usual, the seafood bisque. Now this is an excellent dish full of shellfish and tasty fish and is almost a meal in itself. Then the big disappointment, the chefs’...More

8  Thank ME&ERR
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Friends and I had a most enjoyable meal at this revamped Inn recently. The Christmas decorations were tasteful and the lighting atmospheric. All very cosy. The food was delicious, the service friendly and extremely helpful. I would certainly go again. The only downside, if I...More

3  Thank Linda B
Reviewed 19 December 2014

My work colleagues and I recently visited The Halfway Inn for Christmas dinner, as we do every year, and we weren't disappointed. The food arrived quickly and considering how many people they were catering for (30+) it was piping hot. The scallops were fresh and...More

1  Thank LaurynMann
Reviewed 14 December 2014 via mobile

A busy Sunday service and we were a big party - everyone was very pleased with the great food and attentive service! Thank you.

1  Thank Rob G
Reviewed 30 November 2014

Not only was it cheap it was lovley,great service great place superb value can take your dog in and they even look after him . Thanks very much will see you again.

1  Thank Richard W
Reviewed 28 November 2014

I booked an early Christmas party with 20 colleagues and chose the Halfway Inn due to previous good experiences ... and we were certainly not disappointed The Festive Party Menu was great value for money and everything we had was perfectly cooked, well presented and...More

1  Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 7 November 2014

£10 for two course special cauliflower soup was like a bowl of cream and did not taste of cauliflower. Caesar salad had chicken and bacon both of which were dried up and sitting on a gloopy mass of something that was not caesar dressing, no...More

Thank Mark55Ottery
Reviewed 3 November 2014

This was our third visit to this venue in recent months the previous two visits were not so good but recognising that we had not had the opportunity to evaluate the one item that attracted us in the first place ( seafood platter for two...More

3  Thank Calidad68
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Eight friends sharing a 70th Birthday Celebrations on an autumn night in lovely surround with helpful,skilful and friendly staff who were so obliging.This inn specialises in fish from local Devon sources both for starters and mains.We all had a good night with lovely delicious home...More

1  Thank John R
Reviewed 29 October 2014

We visited on a Tuesday lunch just after 2. On first impressions the place is lovely,great views,nice enough décor (getting tired and very sticky tables,needs a good clean on porch with some major cobwebs catching more than flies)a great outdoor space,plenty of parking and staff...More

Thank Clare D
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17 July 2016|
Response from Yvonne M | Property representative |
Hi we run a carvery from 12-7pm every Sunday. It is advisable to book
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aylesbeare, Exeter EX5 2JP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 232273
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The Halfway Inn, runs a tradition pub lunch menu, with a Gastro A La Carte menu for evenings, both menus specialize in Seafood with fresh daily deliveries, all our desserts are home made, even the ice cream.You will be sure to receive a warm welcome, with every member of staff ready to make your experience comfortable and memorable for all the right reasons.Thank you for taking the time to visit or write a review on Trip Advisor.
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