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Wheelwright Inn

Swan Hill Rd, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
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Wheelwright Inn
Ranked #5 of 5 Colyford B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Kent
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Our review is based solely upon a visit for an evening meal and, sadly, we found that the Inn fell short in two areas. The meals were not thought to be particularly good, fish somewhat tasteless (slightly undercooked?) and a meat meal over spiced. In short, edible and not bad enough to complain about but not enjoyable. In addition, although... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Having driven past this pub on several occasions we decided to give it a go and were NOT disappointed. Staff were all very welcoming upon our arrival and we were shown to our table which was lovely. Menu was lovely and varied - something to suit everybody - even had a few "different" dishes which was refreshing to see. Considering... More

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Frome, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This was my third visit over the last year and I have always been happy with the food and service. This time around, it seemed like there were new owners or something similar? We only wanted a light lunch but were given the full menu, which didn't have any light bites so we opted for soup. Then we noticed a... More

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
110 reviews 110 reviews
27 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Before I write a review I always have a look at what others have said and in this and other establishments I ask myself the above question because I cannot agree. I noticed the sign in the car park adjacent to the disabled parking area which invited users to ring a bell if assistance is needed - nice touch. I... More

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Devon
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013 via mobile

We were staying in a hotel up the road overnight and called in to the Wheelwright for dinner. It had only opened under new management two days before, so we really weren't sure what to expect. We sat in the dining room, which was lovely and cosy on a cold night. The service was great, but the food was nothing... More

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

we have visited this pub many times but on the last 3 times been very disappointed it was quiet but the staff could not be bothered to serve us take orders just stood around chatting and drinking when we did finally order and were seated near the kitchen and the chefs were in the kitchen playing football and using terrible... More

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london
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2013

Like the previous entry, we arrived when it was not so busy. No local ales to start with but sat at a table. Waitress delivered a well used and stained paper menu. No real big deal but when the food arrived after a wait, the burger was over cooked, the bun burnt as where the fries and no dressing and... More

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Marlborough, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Only 2 Waitresses working bar and restaurant on a Friday Bank Holiday we should have known we may be in for a wait - but 2 HOURS for our main meal to arrive. Having been seated at our table we waited 20 mins before the menus were brought to the table. We ordered a bottle of wine and a Guiness.... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013 via mobile

We had been wanting to visit the wheelwright for sometime after reading some of the reviews... We arrived and were very briskly taken to our table it's a shame we were not able to have a drink at the bar before hand .. But service was good. Very polite and helpful.. After being seated we were reading through the menu... More

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England
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

We ate here with friends one night. Service was good, although they were very keen to show us straight to our table the minute we walked through the door. We asked for a drink at the bar first which we really enjoyed before selecting from the menu and being shown to our table when the food was ready. Food was... More

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Address: Swan Hill Rd, Colyford EX24 6QQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Colyford
Also Known As:
Wheelwright Inn Colyford, Devon

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