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33-34 The Strand, Exmouth EX8 1AQ, England
01395 279879
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 17
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 26
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Attention , if the place is busy do not go in .......

Dear people , if you go to Exmouth and Clipper , if you see its quiet then you can go in and have your drinks. but i do not guarantee good food here there was here good food here. for drinks its fine , central and ok , but if its busy , please walk away to some quiet places.... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 7, 2015
Nigel Necdet K
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London, England, United Kingdom
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English first
Exeter, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

terrible food ..cold chips and peas chicken awful, poor service.hubby had the slow cooked beef in in chorizo wine sauce took the top puff pastry off and there was very little beef filling, potato very dry and cold cabbage.. walk away . drinksgood.

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Exmouth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

Excellent fish and chips. Quick service and the place looks so clean. Friendly service. Eat in or take away.

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Exmouth, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Excellent food at great prices. Service we excellent all the staff were very friendly. The drinks prices are also sensible. We have been several times and find its best to go in the afternoon when they are not so busy if you want quick service, but the evenings are ok too.

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London, England, United Kingdom
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7 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Dear people , if you go to Exmouth and Clipper , if you see its quiet then you can go in and have your drinks. but i do not guarantee good food here there was here good food here. for drinks its fine , central and ok , but if its busy , please walk away to some quiet places.... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Really nice new redec, smartly dressed staff, and helpful. Great real ales, reasonable priced meals. Really recommend for most occasions.

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France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We called into the clipper on Sunday 11th January at lunchtime. I was a bit worried because it was quite empty and on previous visits it's always been busy. The staff explained that they were shutting that evening for refurbishment but were still offering a limited menu. I really wish we had gone somewhere else. Both my husbands meal and... More 

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

My wife called in here to book a table for New Years Day lunchtime, a specific table was booked. When we arrived at five to one, the table had not been reserved and we were told that there would be a 45 minute wait for food, even though I would calculate that the pub was less than a quarter full... More 

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Nuneaton
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

My wife and I decided to take our two kids out for a nice meal early in the New Year. We stumbled across The Clipper and despite what could have been a comedy of errors we had a really good night. In fairness, they were honest about the problems they had experienced with deliveries over the festive period but even... More 

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Exmouth, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Where do I start?...Firstly walked in and had to wait almost 3 mins to initially be served, before waving one of the two girls on shift down! One was just stood talking to a bunch of lads, and her friend finally got our attention (the girl with the "eyebrows" and facial piercings) and was very, very rude. Me and my... More 

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Tiverton, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We went to the clipper for lunch on a Sunday afternoon with our daughter, our 2 friends and their daughter. The experience started off well enough, clean table, baby changing facilities and a daytime menu of 2 meals for £8.99, we knew it wouldn't be gourmet at that price but thought it would be worth a try. I ordered the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 33-34 The Strand, Exmouth EX8 1AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exmouth
  • Phone Number: 01395 279879

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: British, Pub

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