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The Manor Inn

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Lower Ashton, Exeter EX6 7QL, England
01647 252 304
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Second Time It's Even Better

We stopped here on our way to our holiday in Salcombe and two years on from our first visit, could it be as good ? Yes it was in fact it was even better. The welcome you receive is typical of the whole service. Excellent beers and a lunch menu that is first class. If it wasn't 155 miles from... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
Stef N
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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English first
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

We stopped here on our way to our holiday in Salcombe and two years on from our first visit, could it be as good ? Yes it was in fact it was even better. The welcome you receive is typical of the whole service. Excellent beers and a lunch menu that is first class. If it wasn't 155 miles from... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Well the satnav lady put us in a field behind Kingsteignton travelling to Chudleigh with not a hint of sarcasm. Brand new road negotiated, headed to the welcome sight of The Manor. Warm welcome and fire burning. Locals clearly love this place. Plenty of laughter and an enticing menu board. We had scalllops and black pudding balls for starters. Delish.... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Very helpful and friendly staff, booked last minute for 4 people, wanted to bring dogs no problem in bar area, added extra person and 2 yr old at short notice again, fully accommodated. turned up minus dogs and 1 person (last minute change out of my control) none of this was a problem to the management, had a lovely 2... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

What a lovely place. We popped in for a snack and received wonderful, helpful service. My Dexter steak was 'beautiful', one of the best I've ever had! Definitely worth a visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

A really nice cosy pub/restaurant. The staff were polite and efficient. The food was delicious and very reasonably priced. The only down side, we were too full to have desert!

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The Manor at Ashton is one of the best kept secrets in South Devon. That suits the customers but probably not the management! This lovely little pub/restaurant is hidden away over the river and rail bridge just off the main Teign Valley road. They have been cursed for over a year now by seemingly everlasting road repairs which have resulted... More 

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Dartmoor
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Sunday lunch I had beef two slices about quarter inch thick not very appetizing to look at in the middle of a plate the roast potatoes gravy yorkshire were fine the vegetables could have been more and with a selection ie Peas Cauliflower etc, looking at the other reviews did we catch them on a bad day and before the... More 

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Newton Abbot, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Really friendly staff and a great sunday lunch. Varied menu as well as the usual roast carvery, all very tasty. Lovely setting too, highly recommended

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BATH UK
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We booked this restaurant based on other TA reviews and the fact that the person we met there is fairly local and said that he had it recommended by friends of his. As we were strangers it was a bit of a job to find in the dark, but we persevered and are pleased that we got there in the... More 

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Went to The Manor with a friend who eats here on a regular basis. The reception was very warm as stated in other reviews and the place has a lovely atmosphere. Food was good without being exceptional but then I had a steak so maybe my own fault for not being very adventurous, Overall though lovely place and I would... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Lower Ashton, Exeter EX6 7QL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: 01647 252 304

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British

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