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.
About
The Coach & Horses Inn at Buckland Brewer in North Devon is set amongst the beautiful Devon countryside, with Exmoor on one side, Dartmoor the other and the lovely sandy beaches of the North Devon coast within a few minutes drive. The ideal location for a perfect traditional free house.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, International
FEATURES
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
Reviews (292)
Filter reviews
292 results
Traveller rating
204
63
17
6
2
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveller rating
204
63
17
6
2
Show reviews that mention
All reviews curries steak pie potatoes roast dinner ice cream salad buckland brewer the pub low beams specials board wonderful pub staying nearby food is excellent whilst on holiday landlord oliver lunchtime
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 26 October 2020

We visited the Coach & Horses while staying nearby and enjoyed a great meal. We both the Buckland Burger which was superb and came with lovely chips. The pub was warm and cosy and the owner was very friendly and welcoming. Recommended if you are...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 23 October 2020

We had a fantastic evening meal at the Coach & Horses, which was top quality. The Sausage & Mash was lovely, and the Pie of the Day - Beef & Ale - was just great. and very filling, leaving just enough room for lovely sponge...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 26 September 2020

Ate here 5 out of the 7 nights on our holiday, the food is excellent along with the service, Oliver and his staff are brilliant, I cannot praise them highly enough. This is a wonderful pub well worth the drive from anywhere.

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

We visited while on holiday. The opening hours on the mobile app don't appear to be correct as it said closed every day!! So please check. First, Covid arrangements are among the best I have seen anywhere. Sanitiser available, face masks worn and screens at...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 18 September 2020 via mobile

Wow, wow, wow. Emailed to book, turned up and were made very welcome. Village pub atmosphere. Simple straight foreward menu with the majority of dishes and ingredients sourced locally. We picked a lunchtime because of the kids (15 months and 3 years). Everything got eaten...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 5 September 2020

We had trouble finding places to eat due to the number of people on holiday and the reduced capacity in pubs. We eventually managed to get a table at the Coach and Horses which is a bit off the beaten track, but turned out to...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 22 August 2020 via mobile

I had dinner with a friend at the Coach and Horses recently and had a fantastic time. The menu has lots of choice - for meat-eaters, vegetarians or vegans. All of the options sounded really tasty, so I struggled to decide what to go for....More

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 20 August 2020 via mobile

Family night out. Mains had a mixed reaction. My pie had the look of a pie that had been reheated but another pie dish looked fine. The fish and chips and the veggy burger came in a brown paper box, a little awkward and did...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 31 July 2020 via mobile

My husband and I visited here as we rented a nearby cottage for a few days. The pub is a lovely traditional country pub in the centre of Buckland Brewer. I had a steak pie and my husband had a burger. They were delicious meals,...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?3  
Reviewed 26 July 2020

Visited this place whilst on holiday and I booked the reservation before travelling. The food was good and there was a great selection to choose from as well as a specials board. Staff were very friendly.

Date of visit: July 2020
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Penhaven Country House Hotel
11 reviews
2.02 miles away
Premier Inn Bideford Hotel
539 reviews
3.14 miles away
Hoops Inn
611 reviews
3.22 miles away
The Royal Hotel
925 reviews
4.22 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
The Bell Inn
126 reviews
.74 miles away
The Bell Inn
188 reviews
2.08 miles away
Cafe Collective
290 reviews
4.20 miles away
The Puffing Billy Trading Co.
309 reviews
3.75 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Lundy Island
498 reviews
4.19 miles away
The Big Sheep.
2,814 reviews
3.64 miles away
Torrington Cycle Hire
71 reviews
3.76 miles away
Clovelly museum fishermans cottage
8 reviews
3.20 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
christinemE6249VC
20 February 2020|
Answer
Response from Louise J | Reviewed this property |
Sorry , I can't remember - although I had my dog with me , because we were eating in the restaurant he stayed in the car.
-1
Votes
Rebecca E
12 August 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Hefeweizen | Reviewed this property |
There is a garden out front and back for dining. Inside is pretty tight, and I don't recall seeing any dogs there. Call Ollie, the Landlord to clarify
0
Votes
Vikki J
25 May 2018|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from MandyM1969 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about The Coach and Horses

  • The Coach and Horses is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5