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The Ring of Bells

Hayes The Ring of Bells, Cheriton Fitzpaine EX17 4JG, England
+44 1363 860111
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  • Excellent90%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“bavette steak” (4 reviews)
“reuben” (2 reviews)
“black pudding” (6 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Hayes The Ring of Bells, Cheriton Fitzpaine EX17 4JG, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A party of 12 of us had a top notch lunch meal. The food was tremendous, beer lovely, wine selection good and service spot on! I had a confit guinea fowl breast to start with. Just fantastic. My main was Bavette, salt beef brioche pudding,...More

Thank Bernie L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautifully renovated after a fire. The Ring of Bells offer, although a very limited menu, offers wonderful food, particularly the fish. Staff very helpful but not pushy, good wine list none of which is not too expensive. Lanes very narrow down to the pub, but...More

Thank Marion G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The best pub in town! Bloody awesome and amazing staff, great food, great atmosphere and simply the best!

Thank YvetteT114
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This hidden, out of the way pub, was a gem of a find. Superb food in a relaxed atmosphere. Situated off the beaten track, but set your Sat Nav and you won't be disappointed.

Thank Sandra A
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the quirky cottage attached to the pub (same owner, Binka) that we booked via airBnB and had evening meal in the pub. Steak for me, linguine for my wife. Both first class. Tried each of the bitters on tap, also excellent. Binka...More

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Was invited to The Ring of Bells by close friends. We had not been before and were pleasantly surprised by the really warm and informal atmosphere. Staff appeared when needed without having to call, attentive, knowledgeable and keen to make our experience the best possible....More

Thank Anna F
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Wonderful food and a very lovely menu..staff were very accommodating and the welcome was warm and genuine...a traditional pub with fine grub..well worth a visit if ya like your grub

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 28 August 2018

Found this little pub not far from were we where staying and its was excellent, the service was great and the food on offer was fantastic, this was top pub food, freshly made to service.

Reviewed 22 August 2018

Staff were very welcoming and explained our food would take half an hour to arrive which we quite happy with. All our meals were delicious. However, the constant bothering from the dogs in the restaurant was not welcome. The dogs pawed us whilst we were...More

1  Thank Sue B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Had a superb meal here, in this beautifully done up pub in the middle of nowhere. Very very good food, well presented, and all with local ingredients. Highly recommend this pub for a superb night out with excellent gourmet food.

Thank SusannahP191
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hayes The Ring of Bells, Cheriton Fitzpaine EX17 4JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Cheriton Fitzpaine
  • Phone Number: +44 1363 860111
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