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Muddiford Inn

Muddiford, Barnstaple EX31 4EY, England
01271 850243
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Ranked #2 of 2 restaurants in Muddiford
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014 NEW

Had a wonderful evening! The food was just delicious & plenty of it. A pie to die for & real fat,crispy chips,but beware....if you order the pie,forget a starter. My crispy spring roll starter, was followed by one of the best pasta dishes I've ever tasted. Only my son could manage a dessert,a cookies & cream cheesecake. This old inn... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Carol G We truly appreciate your excellent review of your meals at The Muddiford Inn, for which we thank you. It is delightful to hear how our customers have enjoyed their dining experience with us. We try to ensure that no one goes away feeling hungry hence the larger portions. Our Chef says “You eat with your eyes” and... More

devon
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

A great find. Have not been here for many years and was surprised to see how its changed, a great menu and reasonable priced. Will be going more often.

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Devon Girl We truly appreciate your kind review of your visit to the Muddiford Inn, for which we thank you. It is pleasing to read you enjoyed your food and the subtle changes we have made to encourage our customers to feel comfortable and relaxed. We look forward to welcoming you again when you are next in the area.... More

Northampton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We recently had a meal here with some family and friends to celebrate our recent marriage which was a small wedding ceremony. My mother and father in-law live just up the road and so they kindly arranged for our celebration to be held here. I don't live locally but had been in the Muddiford Inn a few times previously, when... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Sarah C It was an absolute pleasure to read your complimentary review of The Muddiford Inn, for which we thank you. Also, for taking the time and trouble to post to Trip Advisor. We really appreciate customer feedback which is an essential part of progress. We offer our sincere congratulations for your recent marriage and wish you both many... More

Barnstaple, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Ashamed to say that as a local we hadn't been to the Muddiford for some time and now kick ourselves for not going more often. Great service, we were pleased to see the same people running it, and wonderful choice of food. It makes a lovely change to go somewhere and have home cooked food, not what the local freezer... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Rob G We are delighted to read your complimentary review of The Muddiford Inn, for which we thank you, and so pleased that you enjoyed your meals, presentation and service. We appreciate you for taking the time and trouble to post on Trip Advisor. We have recently been awarded another Certificate of Excellence 2014, of which we are proud.... More

bristol
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

We stayed in stowford farm and decided to go out for a drive and find a quiet pub. we drove around and ended up on Muddiford and saw the Muddiford Inn. Loveley on the outside and just as oldie worldy on the inside. We had our dog with us and find it difficult some times to find anywhere to take... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Paul m Thank you for your complimentary review of the hospitality and welcome you experienced at The Muddiford Inn. We are pleased you both felt comfortable and relaxed, and that your dogs were welcomed too. We are a family run business and we get great pleasure in seeing customers enjoy themselves in the individual attention we give to each... More

Veysonnaz, Switzerland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

You should be so ashamed for not helping my daughter who got a flat tyre outside your pub, we have eaten at your pub for many years and to charge her her a pound to use the phone in an emergency is an an absolute outrage and they were so surly with it....never again will we or any of our... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Swissie _12 We are very upset to read your comments regarding a flat tyre resulting in a young lady, we presume your daughter, parking her car in the Car Park of The Muddiford Inn. When she came over to the Inn she asked staff if there was a Public Call Box near, she was directed to one sited approximately... More

Kettering, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Staff were friendly, food was excellent with large portions. The garden area is large with toys for children to play with.

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Manda Thank you so much for taking the time and trouble to post your review on Trip Advisor. This is truly appreciated and we are pleased your visit to the Muddiford Inn was enjoyable. We look forward to welcoming you again when y9ou next decide to visit the area. We trust your journey back to your home was... More

Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Totally unexpected great inn, the gardens at the back are fantadtic for the kids, including running brook and huge lawned play area including huge Wendy house, rocking horses , slides etc. But the main event is the suoerb menu including, fish, steaks and full a la carte , all produce locally sourced. The chef doesn't stint on portions, we could... More

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear FeltCol Thank you so much for your complimentary review of the Muddiford Inn. We really appreciate that you took the time and trouble to post it on Trip Advisor. It is pleasing to know you enjoyed your meals, drinks and welcome, which is important to us, also that you went out of your way to call a second time... More

Newcastle, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

While visiting the UK from Australia in 2010 we luckily stumbled across The Muddiford Inn & Restaurant, Muddiford, Barnstaple. We had fantastic food and great warm friendly service. Now visiting again in 2014 we have gone a long way out of our way to go back there and were delighted to find the same great food (very reasonably priced and... More

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Pearl J P, Owner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Julie and Martyn It was such a pleasure to greet you both on your recent visit to the UK from Australia We sincerely appreciate you both going a long journey out of your way to visit The Muddiford Inn. We are delighted with your review and so pleased you enjoyed your meals, service and atmosphere. Thank you for taking... More

Alton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

We spent a weekend at Shirwell and eat two nights here, lovely food, good service very friendly. will definately go again and recommend to friends

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Pearl J P, Owner/Partner at Muddiford Inn, responded to this review

Dear Karen G We truly appreciate you taking the time and trouble to post your review on Trip Advisor and thank you. It is pleasing to hear you enjoyed your visit and meals and we look forward to welcoming you again when you next visit. We also thank you for recommending us to your friends. Have a great summer. Kind... More

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