We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Thatched Inn

££ - £££, British,
Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5BA, England
+44 1237 471321
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (30 reviews)
“mixed grill” (7 reviews)
“scampi” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5BA, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (611)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

141 - 150 of 610 reviews

Reviewed 21 December 2016

The Thatch always served the perfect steak and ale pie, i.e. the pie cooked with meat inside a pastry case. But some idiot told the owner that they preferred the pie to have a loose lid.Like an idiot he agreed to do it, so we...More

5  Thank A2297MSstephens
Reviewed 14 December 2016

We had been to this pub sevral times ,The food is very good, Great atmosphere, staff very friendly .

1  Thank Clark F
Reviewed 14 December 2016

If you cant afford lapland and love christmas then get a load of this they have gone the extra mile and it shows , food is good as well

Thank Gundamuck
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

16 members of Bideford W.I. booked for Xmas lunch yesterday and had the conservatory to ourselves. Fabulous food, fantastic service, a warm welcome, lovely Xmas decorations and the snow machine spouting out snow on the way out. I had the roast beef and a slice...More

1  Thank sarahjwilson
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Met up with family members that I'd not seen for a while. The restaurant was recommended and it was made up beautifully for Christmas and the outside seaton area was welcoming even though I'm not a smoker. The hospitality was first rate and the food...More

1  Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We didn't book, restaurant was full but we were offered a table in the bar. Very cosy pub, but the best of all was the pub outside which was beautifully decorated with Christmas Trees!! The food was average, but the ambience of the pub was...More

1  Thank PaulineF280
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Lovely pub, friendly and good atmosphere. Decorated well for Xmas. Staff were very nice. However food was dry and wine not the best! Very disappointed after the good write ups. Perhaps the chef was off sick or having a bad day.

1  Thank Nora54
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We toured the area following family history and Abbotsham was where my Great Grandmother was born and her parents were married. I had researched local eating places and we visited The Thatched Inn on a Sunday evening. Unfortunately they only do the roast dinner at...More

Thank EssexLin1
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I wanted to leave a review to inform you of what great service we received last night. My husband rung last Sunday to book a table of 4 for Saturday 26th. Unfortunately, when we arrived last night, a booking wasn’t reserved for us and we...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed 26 November 2016

The Thatched Inn is a lovely place to eat. The food is very good and you have a varied menu to choose from as well as the kids. Staff are very friendly and always happy to help. You can take a dog into the bar...More

Thank Patricia M
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Bideford
Premier Inn Bideford Hotel
190 reviews
.67 miles away
Orchard Hill Hotel
219 reviews
1.86 miles away
Durrant House
787 reviews
1.93 miles away
The Royal Hotel
636 reviews
2.00 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Pig on the Hill
931 reviews
.99 miles away
Crealock Arms
113 reviews
.78 miles away
The Cornish Bakery
118 reviews
.84 miles away
Nearby Attractions
The Big Sheep.
2,170 reviews
.22 miles away
Atlantic Village Outlet Shopping
330 reviews
.81 miles away
The Ultimate Adventure Centre
412 reviews
.23 miles away
Atlantis Adventure Park
152 reviews
.77 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
18 September 2017|
Response from Villan66 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I don't know the answer to that. Try ringing the pub as I found all the staff were helpful
Clare B
23 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BbbacOn | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Abbotsham, Bideford EX39 5BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 471321
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
Save your favourites!
Keep track of your top restaurant finds.
Save now