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The Saddlers Arms

££ - £££, British,
Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
+44 1395 265369
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (46 reviews)
“turkey” (27 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
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1 - 10 of 565 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The service was good and the food excellent, it was so good that Ihave booked to go again next week.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lindam336
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you. I'm sure you will be equally as impressed or more so next time! We look forward to seeing you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this pub a few times whilst staying in lympstone for a short break. The staff are super friendly, particularly the manager who gave us a small plate of beef for our dog. Cosy surroundings, good food and drink - what more could you want...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank markusBath
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We do hope you will visit again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had already eaten here last summer so we returned here in November. The food was excellent same quality as we had before. We booked a table in the conservatory as before unfortunately there was no heating on the radiators were cold , this did...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank philipq_12
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Oh thank you for your return visit. I'm sorry you were not warm enough but being a conservatory we are advised from time to time particularly in Autumn that it can be too warm , so I hope you understand our predicament! I can assure...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited when staying in Exmouth. We had the carvery and it was superb. The choice and portion of the meats was excellent. The veg was the largest choice we have ever seen with a carvery. The carvery plus a dessert was on an offer for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Dave P
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Excellent! That's what we like to hear. Thank you so much for great review.

Reviewed 10 November 2018

I visited the Saddlers this month for a carvery. The standard is excellent with a wide range of vegetables with the 2 meat starting point. Great value if you qualify for the 20% senior discount. This place has improved a lot since being taken into...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Geoff1953
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2018

Excellent! Thank you so much and we look forward to your return.

Reviewed 5 November 2018

We were amongst a family group of 13 booked in for a Sunday evening meal. Ours was a much better experience than our last visit about 2 years ago. Most of us had a carvery: good meats, good range of veg, roast potatoes not so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank peterhancox59
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2018

Thank you for noting our improvements which are the result of an enormous amount of work. We are so pleased you enjoyed your experience and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing! Friendly, cosy pub and the food is outstanding. The Carvery is out of this world! So tasty! The service is so good and nothing is too much trouble for the staff. We stay in Exmouth twice a year and this was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Bekstar83
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Oh thank you so much! Visiting 4 times in one week is certainly a true compliment thank you so much. We look forward to your return.

Reviewed 31 October 2018

We stopped for something to eat at this attractive pub, right beside the road with plenty of parking. The staff were really attentive and helpful and we were quickly found a table and given menus. The food arrived promptly and was not expensive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sara W
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thank you. We really do appreciate your kind comments regarding our staff, much appreciated.

Reviewed 23 October 2018

Excellent food, especially the roast. Special prices for over 55's and friendly and courteous service. Much recommended.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Henk S
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Lovely review. Thank you in particular for your kind comments with regard to our staff.

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

Very good value for money! Choice of turkey and beef at the carvery and a good selection of vegetables. I had the cajun chicken which was very tasty. For 1 pound extra (£11 instead of £10) you have a choice of 3 desserts: chocolate fudge...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank belgianbun
Yvonne M, Manager at The Saddlers Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

oh thank you! Lovely review and we are so pleased to have been of service. Look forward to seeing you again.

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magwii
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Response from Fiona H | Reviewed this property |
yes it is. discount for over 55s.
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Response from Polemicist | Reviewed this property |
Yes. See website.
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Elaine T
23 July 2017|
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No tortoises inside or out. Don't worry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Validated Parking, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saddlers Arms Exmouth Road, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5LS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth  >  Lympstone
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 265369
  • E-mail
Description
The Saddlers serves locally sourced food, such as Kenniford Farm pork, Exmouth Mussels, Lyme Bay Crab. Our skilled team of chefs pride themselves on cooking good honest food. We have a vast garden for children to play in and offer live music on the last friday of every month. Tim and Shantell look forward to welcoming you to The Saddlers.
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