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Mill on the Exe

) #65 of 411 Restaurants in Exeter ££ - £££ Bar, British, Pub
Bonhay Road, Exeter EX4 3AB, England
+44 1392 214464
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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“steak” (53 reviews)
“onion rings” (13 reviews)
“sunday roast” (11 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
Bonhay Road, Exeter EX4 3AB, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Perfect spot on the river side in Exeter. Beer is usually ok, although limited selection on draft. Sometimes the service can take a little while.

Thank Jack M
Reviewed 4 days ago

I went here because it is in the CAMRA good beer guide. The beer was excellent nad as a CAMRA member I have rated it accordingly. However, on arrival there was only one person serving at the bar and he had to take food orders...More

Thank 409robertj
Reviewed 5 days ago

We also went in the rain! Nice outlook on the river side not so good elsewhere. We thought it was quite expensive and not very special.Cold sweets not enjoyable. Probably wouldn't go again.

Thank 543Tomel
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had stake here the other day and it was horrible! It wasn't cooked like I asked it was dripping in blood and this isn't the only time this has happened here. I really think they should take a look at there so called cook....More

Thank James D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Found the pub on a overcast day threatening to rain which it did do very heavily shortly after arriving there! The pub wasn't very busy but staff there welcomed us. The pub is in a nice location spoilt only by the weather it has a...More

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed a large roast at Mill on the Exe in the beautiful spring sunshine. Staff were helpful, giving us advice on the best time to go up to the self service roast counter to avoid the queues. The food was wonderful, a mighty big...More

Thank MAG786
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Went there on a day when myself and my better half had got caught in the rain whilst walking the dogs. They allowed us to take the dogs in, the food they served was spot on and they've got a good selection of real ales...More

Thank joe_uttley
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on the 22/5/2017 for a birthday celebration with 14 guests. I have to say that it was quite probably the worst meal i have had. 2 meals were returned, 2 were obviously over heated and not one guest finished their meal. The...More

Thank Simon A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here en route to Cornwall, had a very good cooked breakfast overlooking the river exe. Food was hot and well priced. Friendly staff and open early too

Thank darrengreenhill
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sat at a table making sure there was no reserved notice on the table. We ordered food and drinks. As we were waiting for food, waiter told us to move because the table was booked. He ripped our glass away when he realised we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, View
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bonhay Road, Exeter EX4 3AB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 214464
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Busy pub located right on the banks of the river Exe with stunning garden and views. Pub style menu with daily specials using locally sourced food. Featured in Good Pub Guide and serving five award winning real ales, Cornish Rattler cider and 14 wines by the glass. Taste of the West Silver award 2014.