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Sampsons Farm

Preston, Newton Abbot TQ12 3PP, England
+44 1626 354913
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Ranked #41 of 92 restaurants in Newton Abbot
Price range: $70 - $89
Cuisines: British
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

My now daughter-in-law, had her local hen do here, she wanted a quiet affair, the setting was lovely and quiet. homemade scones were delightful, they went down well with the champagne, they put on a lovely looking Gateaux, have to say after scones and cream for my taste buds there is no way I could of eat cake. for me... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

hi very friendly staff nice rooms and fantastic surroundings and very good food i really enjoyed the experience of staying here in a most beautifull part of devon

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Guildford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

so comfortable so glad we found this lovely farm for our daughter's guests. food good beautifull bedroom's so lovely special people could'nt find better. had great

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Dorset
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

Having driven down in the wind and rain we were greeted by a warm roaring fire in the lounge. Although we had booked, the room was quickly checked and the heating was turned on as we checked in. It took quite a while to heat up with the bathroom radiator getting warmer but the bedroom radiator stayed just below tepid.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I have had an amazing stay Sarah, Nigel, Eliza luke and Jess are lovely and the course I'm doing is fantastic I have learnt so much and our room 'The Penthouse' was stunning I recommend everyone to come here whether u love art or just some peace and tranquilly

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

We rented a flat for three days, here. We took my in-laws who were on holiday from India. What a mistake! - the accommodation was scruffy and badly appointed. The internal walls had been knocked with something resembling cardboard. The carpets had been hacked by a very amateur carpet fitter, and the mismatched scruffy was was not comfortable, We were... More

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

My husband Joe and I went for a three course xmas meal and we both enjoy the food it was the right amount of food on the plate so we didn't waste any

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newton abbot
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2013

This was some of the poorest food we have ever eaten in a restaurant. The owners are charming and the setting really lovely but something should be done about the kitchen. Another table complained while we were there and they had an entirely different meal from us so there are serious problems . We have since spoken to several people... More

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Wellington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

It was a good experience but not one we will be doing again. The staff...... yes friendly. but the room was cold and although there was more than enough food it was not of the best quality the scones had to much baking powder in and this meant they left a harsh taste in the mouth. The sandwiches were delightful... More

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nigelbell, General Manager at Sampsons Farm, responded to this review

It is regretful that you did not enjoy your experience with us. We appreciate your comments and have liased with the kitchen staff on how we can improve our standards. If you would like to contact us we would be happy to send you a voucher as a gesture of goodwill for you to use another time. More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

I just want to say what a fabulous evening we had being wined and dined in the cosy atmosphere of Sampsons restaurant ! Great food and attentive staff !! We will back !!

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