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The Grapevine

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2 Victoria Road, Exmouth EX8 1DL, England
+44 1395 222208
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Dining options: Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Description: The Grapevine is a Bistro Pub in the centre of Exmouth.

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  • 32
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Good food, decent beer

We had a meal here on a Monday night, where to start with it was fairly quiet but the place soon got busy. There were good menu choices, the service was very good, and there were decent beers on. Ticked all the boxes!

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 31, 2015
Julie D
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Cheshire, England
Good for:
  • Bar scene
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English first
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5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Eaten here twice now, both times very good. Staff happy and polite. Food very good value for money, decent portions and excellent quality. Great choice of drinks too! Well done all 👍🏽 See you again soon.

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Dartford
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164 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We'd pre-ordered, but for those who'd ordered desserts (not me) it was rather disappointing. The orders had been for the old menu and the new one was very different. This meant at least 3 of us cancelling the dessert orders. Quite honestly I feel this could have been easily avoided with better communication - and the staff seeming a bit... More 

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Burgess Hill, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

An excellent choice of local real ales and good quality and interesting food. The staff are very friendly in this great little corner pub, it doesn't look great from the outside but don't be put off by that, this is truly a gem of a gastro pub, but without any of the pretentiousness

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

The Grapevine is the best pub in town. A warm welcome, brilliant selection of ales, great live music and truly tasty food. It's my choice for a great night out, lunch or any other occasion.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

We cycled here from Exeter and booked a table via FB. The vegetable rogan josh was excellent and the Dahl was really exceptional (lots of flavours). Good selection of real ale which was well kept too.

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Cheshire, England
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15 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We had a meal here on a Monday night, where to start with it was fairly quiet but the place soon got busy. There were good menu choices, the service was very good, and there were decent beers on. Ticked all the boxes!

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Exeter
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10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

love the atmosphere, the eclectic mix of people, the good ales and wines, but I am getting very, very bored with the same old menu

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Exmouth, Devon
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We visited the Grapevine for a Mothering Sunday roast dinner and were not disappointed. We have eaten there several times before and have never had a bad experience; nevertheless I was still surprised by the high quality of the roast dinner which was more like something lovingly prepared at home and unbelievably good value. Pork and Beef were both on... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

We got recommendation from Ash hotel.We found absolutely brilliant.Excellent location.Very friendly owner and his staff.Very tasty food.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I visited the Grapevine when staying with some friends in Exmouth recently. It is their regular haunt on a Saturday night and they are always telling me what a great time they have and I wasn't disappointed. I was made to feel very welcome by the staff and the locals. The atmosphere was fun and friendly and I am looking... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 Victoria Road, Exmouth EX8 1DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 222208

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene

Description

The Grapevine is a Bistro Pub in the centre of Exmouth.

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