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The Butchers Arms - CLOSED

Slade Lane | Abbotskerswell, Newton Abbot, England
+44 1626 360731
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good9%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
23 Mar 2014
“Bye Bye To A Part of Village History”
23 Aug 2013
“A new broom does not necessarily sweep clean”
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British, Gastropub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Slade Lane | Abbotskerswell, Newton Abbot, England
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11 - 20 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 2 July 2013

I was so happy to finally find a good traditional country pub which puts real effort into producing quality local dishes. It truly is a breath of fresh air in a time when it seems to be very hard to find somewhere of this cailbre....More

1  Thank Alan R
Reviewed 27 June 2013

What a gem! We visited this pub June 2013. We were in the area and checked out trip advisor. I highly recommend seeking out this pub. The food was amazing! Restaurant quality at pub food prices. My husband and I had the steak special -...More

1  Thank MillyMolly100
Reviewed 24 June 2013

Use the pub for meeting up socially with friends. Have never eaten there, looking at the various other reviews I would say that the quality/prices are in the eyes of the beholder! What is magic at the pub, is the D.J. they have, who normally...More

1  Thank Tavipirate
Reviewed 21 June 2013

often eaten here over a couple of years but these new peoples food is over priced and portion size has deffinately decreased, and been replaced with gimics like silly shaped plates and miniature chip baskets although the people are very friendly and nice its not...More

1  Thank helios s
Reviewed 14 June 2013

We have been to this pub on many occasions and we always enjoy it. Phil, the landlord and chef, uses excellent food techniques, which are not reflected in the price. The food is gorgeous and extremely good value. He has a wife, Vicky, and two...More

2  Thank Anthony M
Reviewed 2 June 2013

Visited on my birthday and enjoyed a great meal, which even surpassed our first visit. Everything freshly cooked including the vegetables which other restaurants often neglect. We can't wait to return

1  Thank gordonw21
Reviewed 2 June 2013

We've been to the Butchers a couple of times mainly for lunch over the last couple of weeks. The sandwiches were on pre sliced bread (reminded me of warburtons) a request for a baguette instead of sandwich bread resulted in one of many little surcharges...More

3  Thank Julie K
Reviewed 1 June 2013

Really warm welcome from the landlord and landlady (of course they're Northerners!) Nothing was too much trouble for them.We were eating late with our two girls,as it was a bit of a last minute decision to go out.We all enjoyed our meals,however were beaten by...More

1  Thank Johnston7574
Reviewed 20 May 2013

We found this pub whilst driving around and using trip advisor.What a find , we chose the 2 course Sunday lunch menu, Seafood & Chilli Risotto to start , then Roast beef with all the trimmings . The Risotto was possibly the best I have...More

2  Thank Ripper69
Reviewed 17 May 2013

I have enjoyed the hospitality of this lovely village pub and the hosts Phil & Vicky on several occasions in recent months. Its lovely to just pop in for a drink and some friendly banter, or enjoy the monthly afternoons with DJ Dave. However it...More

1  Thank BabbacombeTheatre
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US$5 - US$24
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  • Address: Slade Lane | Abbotskerswell, Newton Abbot, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Newton Abbot
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 360731
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A traditional 15th century pub in the beautiful village of Abbotskerswell with cosy fires, large sunny beer garden & car park serving real ales, fine wines & locally sourced home cooked quality food with a twist. A very warm welcome awaits you.......
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