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 Holt


Ratings and reviews

Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

Location and contact

Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Bar, European, British, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Reviews (550)
There are newer reviews for The Holt
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
547 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviews tapas rare roast beef sandwich pickled vegetables mussels bread sea bass mash ice cream duck otter beers table upstairs gastro pub special meal wine list lovely atmosphere staff were attentive fantastic meal
Updating list...
11 - 20 of 547 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Popped in for unplanned evening meal.Bar area was quite busy good sign.We chose the restaurant upstairs which was empty on our arrival.greeted by pleasant waitress. Choose main courses which were fine but if you like a lot of vegetables served with your meal or very...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank dave315962
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The cream teas are wonderful, the setting is gorgeous and I loved the resident peacocks sharing our picnic!!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank KateLaubscher
Reviewed 5 October 2018

The staff here could not be more helpful and knowledgeable about where they work, and the food and beverages sold. They range from young to older. Its hard to tell being a dog. The food you will eat can be seen being prepped and cooked....More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank TeddyBearAngus
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

The food is outstanding, the staff are all very friendly, informative and welcoming, the whole place has a great ambience. I could not recommend The Holt enough, and will return again and again

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank Kateemily12
Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed the atmosphere at The Holt. The staff were very friendly and accommodating. It was a hot summer’s evening and the Pimms was exactly as it should be with lots of fruit and mint. We had a selection of tapas to eat too....More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Anna Y
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We visited Honiton to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary. The hotel with fine-dining restaurant where we'd spent our honeymoon in 1988 no longer exists so I used Trip Advisor reviews and picked The Holt for our special meal on a Saturday night. We weren't disappointed....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Colin M
Reviewed 14 September 2018

Met locals at one of their favourite haunts. Had a couple of drinks & then found a spare table in the bar section. Our friends ordered tapas & fish & chips which they enjoyed. Hubby was a bit unwell so he ordered soup whilst I...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TnTdurbs
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Hadn’t been here for a couple of years. Very enjoyable lunch , excellent fish and attentive friendly service. Will watch the menu changes on line to re book.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank N7046FZsarahd
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great food busy and can be very noisy. Small menu but everything well cooked and beautifully presented. Not the cheapest but for special occasion ok. They also do tapas which goes well with local beer

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Manley12
Reviewed 23 August 2018

Lovely bar and restaurant. Inside the decor was lovely and dog friendly aswell as the tiles on the floor and monsters. The staff where really friendly. We stopped off for a spot of lunch as my friend pops in a fair bit as he is...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank scubapaula
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Premier Inn Honiton
530 reviews
.57 miles away
The Pig - at Combe
715 reviews
1.97 miles away
Home Farm Hotel
85 reviews
3.38 miles away
Lakeview Manor
351 reviews
4.34 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 74 nearby restaurants
JK's Bistro
164 reviews
.24 miles away
Zest Cafe
195 reviews
.22 miles away
425 reviews
.10 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 20 nearby attractions
Allhallows Museum of Lace and Antiquities
77 reviews
.18 miles away
Thelma Hulbert Gallery
32 reviews
.12 miles away
The Beehive
15 reviews
.16 miles away
The Playdome
84 reviews
.61 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Sian C
7 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from TnTdurbs | Reviewed this property |
Just a pub/restaurant. If you can stay a couple of clicks out I can highly recommend a B& B we recently stayed in. Check out my review of Splatthayes B & B
5 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Shamawarrie | Reviewed this property |
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