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.

“Ok pub grub but could be better”
Review of The Royal Standard

The Royal Standard
Ranked #23 of 83 Restaurants in Lyme Regis
Certificate of Excellence
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Reservations
Reviewed 7 March 2012

My husband & I visited for lunch as an anniversary treat. We have had a drink there before and thought it looked quite pleasant.

We had a beef burger and chips which was absolutely excellent and a dressed crab with salad & new potatoes which was disappointing ( and not dressed!). It was a huge lump of average crab meat, not separated into dark and white meat, not that well seasoned.

The service was good and staff friendly.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank SN65
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
Reviews (416)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

411 - 415 of 416 reviews

Reviewed 26 February 2012

visiting my sister who lives in lyme regis went for a meal in the royal standard excellent service from ben who my sister knows ordered gammon and egg well the gammon covered the plate loads of chips and salad absolutely lovely finished it all well the three of us did clean plates highly recommend it for a evening meal loads to choose from service brilliant eaten there a few times very good prices

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank dawn n
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 24 October 2011

After a 12 mile hike across the Dorset coastal paths, we were looking forward to a nice lunch in a dog friendly venue. Have visited last 2/3 years ago and had a good experience so decided to revisit. This pub/ restuarant had not changed at all right down to the ancient old till! IThe place has a nice traditional laid back pub atmosphere. What was noticeable was that it was much quieter than on previous visits in spite of the fact it was good weather and the last weekend of the school holidays. On the plus side, the pub offers a wide variety of vegetarian options and daily specials. Although not veggies we opted for choices from the former: 3 bean chilli con carne and pasta in home made pesto. The chilli was priced at £10.95. For this my partner received a small to medium sized portion, with no side salad or bread. An unremarkable meal at an expensive price. My pasta was fine at the time if extremely oily and this did leave me with an upset stomach as the day went on. Overall a disappointing visit largely because we didn't feel we received good value for our money on this occasion. I noticed there was more competition around the area since my last visit- I would therefore give another venue a try next time.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
1  Thank DaisySteiner
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile
Google Translation

Thank Foxware
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 23 December 2014
Google Translation

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Mimika28
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed The Royal Standard also viewed

 

Been to The Royal Standard? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing