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The Linny

££ - £££, British,
The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
+44 1803 873192
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“turkey curry” (6 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (6 reviews)
“steak” (38 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Beautiful old style country pub in a wonderful quaint village with thatched cottages a plenty. The meals were perfect and plentiful and tasty. The staff and atmosphere warm and inviting.

2  Thank CarolEWise
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We met up with some friends at The Linny Inn for a meal and a catch up. Our friends had told us that The Linny was one of their favourite places to eat. All I can say is Wow! It is a charming place in...More

1  Thank Dave V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once a year, back from overseas, we ensure we have a dinner at the Linny. Simon, Mine Host, was absent this year but the two young ladies running the show adequately made up for his absence....well, almost. Impeccable good humour and efficient service at modest...More

1  Thank Richard P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Inn is 15th or 16th century and set in a beautiful thatched village. It is also thatched and is stunning. the food is good wholesome fare and is compatible with other eating houses in the area. The landlord serves behind the bar and all...More

1  Thank Lucyarchie
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food at the Linny is amazing. Not fancy or pretentious just well cooked with good ingredients. Not a huge menu but something for everyone and always lots of specials. The roast dinner which they do every day is the best.. Lots of fresh veg...More

1  Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our last night staying at newton Abbot found this inn by following the brown information sign on main road long drive up narrow Lane but omg was it worth it . The food was exceptional I had steak and ale pie with beautiful cooked vegetables...More

1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on Tuesday the 19th for our sons 18th birthday and we were in for a delightful evening. We were placed upstairs and the service that our table received was second to none. There was four of us and we all had different starters...More

2  Thank Lee P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fab meal with friends. Service was fantastic, food was seriously the best, so impressed and cannot believe not visited sooner.

1  Thank Ange1878
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for a birthday celebration, when booking we were asked if we would like to eat in the bar or the restaurant, as it was a celebration we said restaurant. Once we arrived we found it is a different menu in the restaurant. As...More

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Tam_Mac_G, Owner at The Linny, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Regarding your recent review, we would like to point out that you were in fact offered 5 other vegetarian choices from our menu including, vegetable mousaka, nut roast, asparagus lasagne, spinach and mushroom strudel and vegetarian cottage pie. An omelette was offered as a last...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food and very good service nothing is too much trouble. Great atmosphere. Regular visitors because it is so hard to beat.

1  Thank Diane C
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22 April 2018|
Response from CoraBob | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I haven't seen any dogs there and my guess would be no or subject to negotiation. Hope this helps.
Tony T
21 November 2017|
Response from unclefester2015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they serve all locally brewed real ales.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Linny Ridgeway Lane | Coffinswell, Newton Abbot TQ12 4SR, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 873192
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