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Hunters Lodge Inn

Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
+44 1297 33286
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Ranked #2 of 27 Restaurants in Axminster
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $26
Cuisines: British
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations, Late Night
Description: 'Our 16th Century Coaching Inn commands an enviable position, conveniently situated on the main A35 where Devon & Dorset meet, between the bustling market town of Axminster, and the beautiful seaside town of Lyme Regis, the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.Neville & I along with our fantastic team, have worked very hard over the past 12 years to ensure that everyone who passes through our door can enjoy a fabulous range of home cooked traditional Pub Fayre - from sandwiches & light lunches through to super steaks sourced locally by our Butcher Duncan, from Honiton,& fresh fish from West Bay, Portland and Brixham. Come and enjoy a meal with us in clean, warm & comfortable surroundings. We offer an extensive menu with something for everyone, along with daily homemade specials and fabulous fresh homemade desserts.We have 3 separate dining areas and can cater for a total of 80 persons, or functions of up to 40 in our restaurant. We are proud of our 5 star food hygiene rating from East Devon District Council and also of our Tripadvisor reviews and seal of excellence for 2013 & 2014.We have extensive parking, are doggie friendly, and have large gardens & play area - families are most welcome.We are sure you will enjoy your visit to The Hunters Lodge and very much look forward to welcoming you!
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English first
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014 NEW

First time down to Lyme Regis and popped in to The Hunters Lodge as it was so close to our accommodation. They were really busy but were still welcoming in trying to seat 10 of us. Despite being a late addition to the lunchtime rush the staff were friendly and attentive. We had a good mixture of meals (adults and... More

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014 via mobile

We come to the Hunters Lodge when on holiday in Lyme Regis and every time we have had outstanding service and food!! Would recommend the pavlova to anyone!! Never had a bad meal ;))

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Axminster, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Has improved amazingly in the last 10 years!! Brilliant staff and service and brilliant food...the full package, and just what you should expect from any dining experience!! Watch out eateries in Axminster and Kilmington as this place has some real potential and serves quality food!!!

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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Popped in here on the off chance after deciding to eat out for a change my family and I have lived in axminster for ten months and first time we have been to hunters lodge. This is a really comfortable place and they are great towards children and offered books and toys for my son the food was great and... More

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Cardiff
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

On holiday for a week from Wales. What an amazing pub, lovely welcome from Claudia behind the bar and Sue the owner. We arrived about 2:45 yesterday (Sunday - 12th Oct ) and ordered the roast pork lunch. As Sue came and told us there was no crackling left for the pork she very kindly offered an extra Yorkshire pudding... More

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Melksham, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I had phoned prior to arriving to arrange a cake, it was husbands 60th birthday and I wanted to make it special, cake being presented is something they don't usually do I was told...The landlord could not have been more helpful, phoning me back to make arrangements, he was lovely and helpful and had sorted something thru the local bakery.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I found this restaurant by accident whilst staying in Axminster, what a treat! Great atmosphere, great service, wonderful food and five stars for kitchen hygiene! There is a comprehensive menu including items for vegetarians and those who are gluten intolerant, there is something for everyone. Then there’s the specials board, lamb shanks to die for (the best... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This restaurant has such friendly staff, fantastic food. We went there friday night and are coming back tonight! Can't wait!

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

We really are grateful for your review, and so glad you enjoyed your time with us. We feel very lucky to have such wonderful staff members, who really do understand what we are trying to provide here, and how important customer service is. I hope we can welcome you back again one day, Best wishes, Sarah Causley More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This pub was recommended by our host at Hedgehog Corner which was only three mins walk away. This pub was fantastic from the moment you walk in you are made to feel very welcome. The staff were great, the beer was good and the food was exceptional, so much so that we visited and ate twice in three days. Boring... More

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review - we are so pleased you chose to dine with us after all, we have such a lot of lovely eateries to choose from in the area, - the flapjack cheesecake is a hit with everyone so I am not surprised you chose it on both occasions! I do hope... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We love to travel around and always heard good reports but had never had time to stop well thankfully we made time the food was amazing the service was great and the pub had a warm friendly atmosphere will definitely be stopping again don't miss out on this one

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much, what a lovely review, - we really do appreciate it. Kind regards, Sarah More

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Additional Information about Hunters Lodge Inn

Address: Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1297 33286
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
Average Prices: USD 10 - 26
Cuisine: British

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