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The Exeter Arms

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Bar, British, Pub
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21 Stamford Road, Stamford PE9 3NS, England
+44 1780 756321
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were in the area to as a family group to visit the final resting place of my father in nearby Ketton. I'd booked us a table in the Exeter Arms for lunch. We were given a pleasant welcome by the friendly and attentive staff and shown to our table and provided menus...a main menu and a lighter options one.... More 

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Thank DaveH652
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food and great service, highly recommend the sticky toffee pudding. Sat by the fire you could be there all day and still feel welcome

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Thank Rachelle J
Antigua
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely meal in a friendly pub. Nice selection of local ales and produce served by friendly staff. Highly recommended.

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Thank Steve-DO28
Stamford, United Kingdom
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338 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This was a pleasurable visit to somewhere local to me. Welcomed by Tyler at the bar, the evening went without a hitch. The menus have significantly improved - a nice selection of winter warmer type dishes perfect for an up-market gastro-pub which I now think this is. The Exeter has struggled in the past to know what sort of place... More 

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Thank cambio
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious meal and great service. Fabulous evening out. White bait for starter steak for main and cheese and biscuits for a perfect end. Top class.

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Thank Rob H
Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

I've passed this restaurant for the past 30 years and never once ventured in, until a friend of mine recommended the Exeter Arms. I visited with a new customer to my business last night, not knowing what to expect and I have to say it was tremendous. Great food, wonderful service, and a warm friendly welcome. You won't be disappointed,... More 

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Thank NeiltheDeal
St Helens, United Kingdom
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678 reviews
361 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 340 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

I was staying at the Exeter arms whilst working away. It's a lovely old country pub with a cozy feel to it. I had fish and chips £13.50 and a bottle of coke. The fish and chips was very nice and came with thick home cooked chips with it and some thick bread. I also had the breakfast here which... More 

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Thank Jessica-sykes30
Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We were traveling from Scotland and wanted a pub lunch just off the A1. This pub is excellent. The food was great, a real gastro experience ! The service and decor were exceptional too. Highly recommend.

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Thank Allipascal
Bourne, United Kingdom
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473 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

We visited as a work party, excellent selection of food and wine and service was top quality, but just not enough staff to cover

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Thank Aimee S
Stamford, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016

I only frequent this establishment a couple of times per year, however I have always enjoyed my dining experiences. This inn has an "olde worlde" atmosphere, with friendly and courteous staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Stamford Road, Stamford PE9 3NS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Stamford
  • Phone Number: +44 1780 756321

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?