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Old Rydon Inn

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Rydon Road | TQ12 3QG, Kingsteignton TQ12 3QG, England
01626 354626
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Today
11:00 pm - 12:30 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 pm - 12:30 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 114
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Tasty break

Stopped for lunch . Made very welcome by David who explained all the menu which was certainly different. We hade spare ribs which fell off the bone and the very tasty game pie with very fresh vegetables beautifully cooked. Pub with good ambience and excellent food. Only downside for us was all the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 5, 2015
GrannyBiff
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Truro, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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182 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Truro, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

Stopped for lunch . Made very welcome by David who explained all the menu which was certainly different. We hade spare ribs which fell off the bone and the very tasty game pie with very fresh vegetables beautifully cooked. Pub with good ambience and excellent food. Only downside for us was all the different steps up and down particularly to... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 NEW

Last evening 4 March myself, wife and son went to this Inn. We arrived at 6pm to have a meal. A man, wife and young child were the only other persons in the restaurant. We ordered coffees which were delivered after about 5 minutes at which time we were informed that the evenings menu was being printed. The first family... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015 NEW

Very nice meal but on a pub like basis. Tables in Bar although the staff were very polite and helpful.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

This is another visit to the this charming old inn who has really improved over the past years. We went as part of a family outing on a Sunday. The place was busy, and the service as such was a little slow. However the food was excellent. The carvery comes pre carved at the table, the quantity and quality is... More 

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Went to this restaurant as a treat from our sons for Sunday lunch today,absolutely fantastic-the food (choice of various roast dinners) was wonderful,like a carvery brought to the table,portion size was enormous,and we were given the rest of the roast potatoes and veg if wanted,to take home.The staff (mostly very young) were superb-service was excellent,and all in all a lovely... More 

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Devon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Just scraped in Saturday night with friends and had a superb meal. Kids meals all went well and were large portions for the kids, we all had different dishes but I recommend the Game pie - Delicious large pieces of game with plenty of chips and veg. The staff were really attentive and made time to talk through things with... More 

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Devon
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Regular visitors 20 years ago when it was great. Food, service all rubbish. Won't be going back. Very poor.

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Amy T, Owner at Old Rydon Inn, responded to this review

Dear TwofromDevon, firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to review The Old Rydon Inn. We truly appreciate honest feed back as it is the only way you can really stay in touch with your customers. We are very concerned to hear about your very disappointing visit to the Old Rydon Inn and wondered if you... More 

Paignton, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

been in before for lunch which was very good, but popped in today on the off chance for sunday lunch we were welcomed and they fitted us in with a smile very warm with the fires burning and the buzz of people enjoying their selves a good selection on the menu which brings me to the real reason for my... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We were ignored at the bar, even though we were the only ones there Then when acknowledged it was accompanied with grumbles about other staff. Food was warm not hot, some was missing! No-one came to check if we were ok, then we sat for a long time before our plates were cleared! We were offered desserts but we declined,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Lovely warm friendly atmosphere. Best roasts around, amazing potatoes! Great variety to, definitely recommend thai night on a Wednesday! Great all round

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Rydon Road | TQ12 3QG, Kingsteignton TQ12 3QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Kingsteignton
  • Phone Number: 01626 354626

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: English
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
11:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
11:00 pm - 12:30 am

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