We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

Travellers' Choice
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
View all details
meals, features
Reviews (160)
Filter reviews
160 results
Traveller rating
93
31
12
8
16
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
93
31
12
8
16
Show reviews that mention
All reviews rump steak the pub beer garden is jail ale family birthday ordered drinks friday night landlord
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 1 October 2021 via mobile

We were attending a family christening at St Luke's church nearby and a buffet had been arranged here. The pub is lovely and the interior reminds me very much of a traditional local pub. There was a good selection of beer and they serve cask...ale, when we were there they had Dartmoor's Jail Ale a very good beer and well kept. I'm afraid I can't comment on wine selection but I didn't hear complaints and the Prosecco was going down well. The crowning glory of this excellent pub is the beer garden. Given we were very lucky with the weather we could make full use of this facility. Great seating areas and very nice wooden children's play areas, yes plural! We all had a really great time at the buffet. The food was of A very good standard and a nice variety. As veggies the choice for us was among the best we have had. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Would fully recommend this as a venue and would love to return as a customer for a drink.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 8 August 2021

husband and I had dinner here on sat8th august. we were down for grandsons 18th birthday party on the friday night. we were booked in at the premier inn. after studying their evening menu decided not for us. so in the afternoon we made our...way to the tally ho welcomed by a very nice friendly lady. we had a drink looked at the menu straight away decided to book a table the nice lady imediatley put a reserved sign on the table. we duly arrived for our meal the landlord greeted us we ordered drinks and decided what we wanted. my husband ordered chilli he was asked how hot he would like it. i had rump steak asked for medium well both dishes cam as ordered. fantastic place very friendly helpful staff. if down that way again will definatley be back. well done to you allMore

Date of visit: August 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 17 June 2021

I went to this pub yesterday with two friends, for lunch. The menu was very varied and the food we chose was delicious and reasonably priced. The beer garden is spacious and has shady spots, for the warmer days. All round an excellent pub!

Date of visit: June 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 25 May 2021 via mobile

What a fantastic pub. Food is good value and very delicious! There is a child friendly beer garden with a play park. Dog friendly . The landlords and staff are very attentive. Highly recommended

Date of visit: May 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 15 May 2021

Food was great and service to match. Landlord and bar staff couldn’t be better, ideal for quick drink or nice family meal.. Highly recommended!!

Date of visit: May 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 15 May 2021

Lovely afternoon had at this amazing family friendly local.. staff are attentive and the food is great! Would totally recommend 💯

Date of visit: May 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 25 April 2021

very good day good food had to wait for a bit but well worth it service great and polite will go again recommend it

Date of visit: April 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 31 October 2020

IF I COULD GIVE THIS PUB A ZERO STAR RATING I WOULD!!! FIRST OF ALL I WOULD LIKE TO SAY HOW UTTERLY APPALLED & DISGUSTED I AM AT THE TOTAL LACK OF HUMAN COMPASSION & EMPATY SHOWN BY THE STAFF AT THIS PUB!! I had...just been to my brothers funeral & we had decided to go to this pub for a couple of drinks after the service. First of all when I entered the pub I approached the bar to 2 extremely rude members of staff who told me very bluntly that there wouldn’t be space for me to sit with my mother & that I’d have to sit outside (no other explanation of any rules or procedures they had in place) They then proceeded to turn their back on me while I tried to order a drink .... I politely asked for the drink I wanted while the member of staff had her back turned to me. When a few of the group where leaving they went to hug my mother, baring in mind she’s just lost her son. A member a staff then approached my mother & very rudely told her NOT TO DO THAT!! & that she was to SIT DOWN!! My mother then told the member of staff that she’d just lost her son & then was shouted at & told that they’d also lost someone recently too & that didn’t matter in this situation!! I totally understand that there are certain rules that have to be adhered to but there is a certain way of approaching things, taking into consideration that everyone in the group of people that were there had just lost a loved one & at least showing some kind of decent human respect, compassion & empathy .... THE MEMBERS OF STAFF THAT WERE INVOLVED IN THIS INCIDENT SHOULD BE UTTERLY ASHAMED WITH THEMSELVES FOR SHOWING OTHER HUMAN BEINGS SO LITTLE COMPASSION. THIS IS A PRIME EXAMPLE OF WHAT IS HAPPENING IN THE WORLD TODAY. FEAR & CONTROL COMES BEFORE ANY KIND OF HUMAN DECENCY.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?11  
Reviewed 31 August 2020 via mobile

We attended the Tally Ho Inn this evening and everything was amazing as it always has been. We had great service and the food was lovely. I had a hunters chicken and it was delicious as was the rest of the party’s food. Although it...was the last night of eat out to help out and it was a bank holiday, despite it being extremely busy, the service and food was brilliant and they handled the busy period very well. We will definitely be visiting again. Best pub I’ve been to in a long time!!!More

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 31 August 2020

Thank u so much ed and Debbie the food was top class thank u all so much x x Staff great service out standing xx

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
The Devon Hotel
1,741 reviews
.99 miles away
Hotel du Vin Exeter
1,942 reviews
1.59 miles away
Premier Inn Exeter City Centre hotel
1,125 reviews
1.65 miles away
Mercure Exeter Southgate Hotel
2,924 reviews
1.67 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Countess Wear Beefeater
850 reviews
.40 miles away
Carriages Brasserie
223 reviews
.99 miles away
Wear Park Restaurant
29 reviews
.70 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Devon Academy of Complementary Therapies
18 reviews
.63 miles away
Countess Wear Bridge
5 reviews
.48 miles away
Double Locks
70 reviews
.50 miles away
Exeter Golf and Country Club
225 reviews
.69 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Wanabe_traveler
26 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from WINGY22579 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, can't help you. I only go to eat and drink and have not witnessed a quiz taking place.
-1
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Tally Ho Inn

Tally Ho Inn is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4