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Rendezvous Wine Bar

££ - £££European, British,
38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
+44 1392 270222
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lamb rump” (7 reviews)
“ravioli” (8 reviews)
“sea bream” (9 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 00:00 Hours
European, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
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1 - 10 of 552 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have had our Xmas work do at Rendezvous for the past 3years and it never lets us down. Fab atmosphere and lovely food. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Jemma is always brilliant

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Emma R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went her for a 2 year anniversary and they didn't disappoint. The wine list is extensive and the food was stunning. Also no where near as expensive as I thought it would be. We would 100% be going back in the future

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TomW5041
Reviewed 11 December 2018 via mobile

On a short break to Exeter we decided to try the Rendezvous. We were surprised by the number of tables and it was a pleasure to watch the staff etc work the tables with such enthusiasm and speed. The food was excellent and the house...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Colin283
Reviewed 4 December 2018 via mobile

Very enjoyable and lucky last minute booking. Staff friend and food excellent and local. Reasonable price for quality.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank craigaH3359QC
Reviewed 30 November 2018

Had dinner here one night on a stay in Exeter. Can thoroughly recommend the food, the wine and the service. Good choice of vegetarian food. The ravioli was served with plenty of greens, not just pasta stodge. Wine choice - Californian Zinfandel - was very...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank hazelI9310
Reviewed 13 November 2018

Have been twice in the past 3 months. Good local food well prepared and served in comfortable surroundings. the wine list is fairy priced and has something for everyone in style and price. Really enjoyed the locally caught hakeIi had the last time

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Simon E
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We were going for a wedding . Stayed in the Mercure for 1 night.has checked out trip reviews of nearby restaurants: we had booked for dinner Service was friendly and spot on.first course.. Sardines and bacon on toast Goats cheese tart Parma ham and figs...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank rosem111
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch at rendezvous with my partner and her daughter after being recommended and we weren't disappointed we all had three courses and couldn't fault anything excellent quality food and made to feel very welcome will definitely be returning and would recommend every time

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank adambB8419WG
Reviewed 25 October 2018

Everything about this restaurant is good, it’s busy so probably best to book. The staff are excellent and very helpful. The food is all locally sourced and the chef is amazing. Even though we don’t live in Exeter we would try and visit again.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Susan G
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We visited Rendezvous with friends for dinner and had an amazing experience. The highlight of the evening was the food. All our dishes were outstanding, great flavour and presentation. The wine menu suits all tastes. Unfortunately however when we ordered a third bottle of the...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank YGKS
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20 October 2018|
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Response from Gumpoandwordy | Reviewed this property |
They have a small quiet room if needed but the noise levels were fine
31 July 2018|
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Response from Razzle_Dazzle46 | Reviewed this property |
I would advise to book for any day and they have arranged a special dessert for me in the past with advance notice
7 March 2018|
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Response from Travel U | Reviewed this property |
Draught ale, Cider and Beer on offer, always with a smile!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 270222
  • E-mail
City centre cellar wine bar and restaurant with gardens
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