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Carriages Brasserie and Lounge Bar

The Devon Hotel | Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU, England
+44 1392 259268
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“beef” (9 reviews)
“gateaux” (2 reviews)
“sea bass” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
The Devon Hotel | Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the Devon Hotel and had two evening meals in Carriages. The carvery was very good, the night I chose this both the meats available (turkey and beef were well cooked, moist and tasty, although with all carvery it is probably worth...More

Thank JR_Essex
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is cheap in terms of taste and quality, but expensive for what you get and also it is very boring. They take stuff out of the freezer, put it in the fryer and stick it to the plate then server that and charge the...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is our second visit and worth the hour journey for a delicious carvery , the roast beef was simply divine. Lovely table with comfortable arm chairs . Friendly staff . Excellent value for money

Thank SE A
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Our seventh visit and once again we didn't mind the 80 mile round trip for yet another memorable lunch at our favourite carvery. The quality and quantity of the food never fails to surprise us and the staff are all so friendly and efficient. We...More

Thank 22Robin1953
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Visited whilst staying at the adjacent hotel. Both starters; the melon and soup were very good, as was the pork main course, the carvery was also generally good, although the odd vegetable was slightly over cooked. Portion size was generous and the service was good.

Thank johnnyboyDorset
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Just wanted to say a special thanks to all the staff for accommodating the needs of our family group on Easter Sunday with a wide range of ages covering four generations! As ever the service was very efficient and friendly and the food was excellent....More

Thank Phil T
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Booked a table here, have been before, friendly staff nothing too much trouble for them. Restaurant has a great atmosphere, food ordered from the extensive menu, arrived quickly and was very good. All in all a pleasant place to go, if you haven't been before...More

Thank lamaryder
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We had a lovely family lunch here on Easter Monday. The food was delicious and the service was friendly and efficient. We would definitely come again. Thanks so much!

Thank Helgakbeer B
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

First visit for several years as I know longer live in the area.beautiful well maintained surroundings. A superb lunch in the very comfortable bar area and excellent service. I can recommend the burger and prawn open sandwich but all the food we saw looked fabulous.

Thank happycamper339
Reviewed 7 April 2017

We have frequented Carriages restaurant on many occasions and found the food very good. We have found it better to book ahead as it can get quite busy in the evenings. They offer an extensive menu along with a delicious carvery. We found the price...More

Thank Chappellsford
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Sally C
21 December 2016|
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Response from daveyboy73 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry have only had the carvery in recent times.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Devon Hotel | Matford, Exeter EX2 8XU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 259268
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