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Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant

Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
+44 1297 678349
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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British, Seafood
££ - £££
Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We initiated the services of the Fairwater Head hotel to cater for my father`s 90th birthday. Perfect setting Perfect tea assortment Perfect service Very reasonably priced. Highly recommended

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner for eight to celebrate our anniversary was delightful. Not our first visit, but a very special one, it had to go well, service had to be good, and the meal a little special. And it was! A quiet evening for the restaurant, it didn't...More

Thank DevonDOGGo
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review and we are glad we made your anniversary celebration special.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spotted the hotel as we passed and noticed the "open to non residents for afternoon tea" sign outside in the lane. Well what a nice well kept place, really friendly staff and welcoming. The afternoon tea we took was on the patio in the...More

Thank Bob M
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to leave feedback on your experience. It was a pleasure to have you pop in for afternoon tea and so pleased you did come back to eat in the restaurant. We hope you can come back to see us...More

Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is our local restaurant. We love the friendly service, exellent food and the care taken to provide coeliac food. Wonderful suuoundings offer the perfect place for an evening meal or a special occation. Last visit Thursday - back for Sunday lunch 3 days later.

Thank trisha603
FWHH, Front Office Manager at Fairwater Head Hotel Restaurant, responded to this review

It is always a pleasure to see you at the hotel and we look forward to seeing you again soon.

Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Food was really good, well worth the (quite reasonable in my opinion) money! Service was excellent too!!

Thank Tallchris66
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed on business. I normally stay in chain hotels in cities. I needed to be near to Axminster and this was the place work recommended. The greeting was very nice and i was escorted to my room (doesn't happen at hilton/holiday inn/copthorne/jurys etc). Chris was...More

Thank Matteusa1971
Reviewed 15 August 2016

We have just spent 2 nights at the Fairwater Head Hotel. The hotel is spotlessly clean and the staff are really friendly and helpful. The hotel is run really well with staff attending to your needs. Breakfast is really good and as we didn't want...More

Thank Bunty16
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We have just been here for the 3rd time. It is so quiet and relaxing. The dog is made welcome as well. We ate at the hotel in the evening and the meal was delicious. Thanks to everyone concerned for a lovely break.

Thank animalcrackers74
Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a fabulous Sunday lunch here with some friends in the form of a carvery. Both the roast beef and turkey were of excellent quality and there was a large selection of accompaniments. The views down the valley are beautiful. However,...More

Thank AllyB2501
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Really great food that while not haute cuisine leave's nothing to wish for. Just the ever present dogs l could have done without.

Thank Cay H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 08:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 08:30
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scouse Lane, Hawkchurch EX13 5TX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Hawkchurch
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 678349
  • E-mail
Set on the outskirts of Hawkchurch village with outstanding views over the Axe Valley. Our restaurant uses locally sourced produce, using Devon and Dorset’s finest ingredients cooked by our award winning team.

Brazzerie dining 7 nights a week with an extensive wine list of global wines. Ideal for a romantic meal for two as well as family gatherings or larger parties and functions. Chef can adapt the menu for any dietary requirements and can provide bespoke packages for Weddings and functions.

Popular for our Sunday Carvery served from 12:00 to 2:00pm weekly with a choice or 2-3 meats as well as vegetarian and fish options.

We are consistently awarded one AA Rosette for Culinary Excellence.