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Hunters Lodge Inn

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Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
+44 1297 33286
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Today
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Neston, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were staying in nearby Hawkchurch and visited this Inn twice over our holiday. I really loved my meal of chicken supreme which consisted of chicken breast with a tasty sauce and plenty of fresh veg and choice of potato. I followed this with gorgeous lemon meringue pie which was to die for! My husbands favourite meal was the pork... More 

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Thank Deborah J
sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review, it is much appreciated, glad you enjoyed your time with us. Kind regards Sarah More 

Ampthill, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Found the pub on the way back from Lyme Regis, very friendly service, great food and reasonably priced. Dog friendly Kid friendly (my boys played with games and toys) Even though we were told there is a 45 min wait for food, It didn't take that long and the side salads were a highlight!! Would Defo return if I was... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for writing a review for us - we do appreciate it. So glad you chose to stop off and dine with us and hope we can welcome you back again one day. Kind regards Sarah More 

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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our parents here for a lunchtime bar meal.. They have visited several times as they really do enjoy the food and the hospitality this pub delivers.. A very high standard varied menu to choose from. In fact we were spoiled for choice.. it was reasonable in price for the portions you get. I had the 'new York "... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, much appreciated. we are so glad you chose to dine with us. We always advise people to book to avoid the possibility of a delay, we don't like turning anyone away but as food is cooked to order and bookings always take priority, this is often inevitable. We look forward to welcoming you again. Best... More 

Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Attended for a Valentine's meal. Greeted by very friendly and efficient staff. Cheers to share a starter (pan seared scallops with bacon. The main course to follow was excellent but much more than each of us could manage. However, very helpfully offered us a "doggy bag" Shared a suite which was a fantastic black cherry and amaretto cheesecake which was... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much, we are really glad you chose to dine with us on this special occasion and that you enjoyed your meal. Hope we can welcome you back again one day. Kind regards Sarah More 

Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Would highly recommend this pub, great food, good choice, well cooked, something for everyone, and at a price that's affordable. Very friendly staff, most helpful, what's not to like.

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1 Thank E S
sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Your review is much appreciated, many thanks. Hope to welcome you again soon. Best wishes Sarah More 

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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Its always super busy at Hunters Lodge but I can understand why. We recently came here for a regular work social meal and we weren't disappointed. One of the best local meals we have had in a long time. The menu is varied and plenty of choice, and well priced too. I had the pork escalope with new potatoes and... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review, we do appreciate it and are glad you chose to dine with us. With kind regards Sarah More 

Ringwood, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We popped into this pub for a quick lunch on our way to Torquay . We were made to feel very welcome and the staff were very friendly and helpful . We just ordered a hot chocolate and a sandwich which came very quickly and was delicious . It was made with thick slices of granary bread with plenty of... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. we do appreciate it. Look forward to welcoming you again one day. Best wishes Sarah More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just returned from having had a lovely meal here. We can highly recommend the choux pastry buns filled with Baileys cream. They were delicious.

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review and share your experience. we are glad you enjoyed our delicious choux buns! (- sadly, there never seem to be any left for me!) Best wishes Sarah More 

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have had the pleasure of eating here on a number of occasions over the past few years, it is without doubt the best pub in the area for food, hospitality and service. The Hunters Lodge is the automatic go to whenever we have friends staying as we can rest assured our friends will enjoy a great... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review for us. we are always pleased to welcome you and your guests, and are so glad you choose to dine with us, especially when we are fortunate to have so many lovely restaurants in our area. We hope it won't be too long before we will see you again. With... More 

Weymouth, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travelling through Axminster we decided to stop off at the Hunters Lodge Inn for a meal as not to eat too late at our final destination. Walking across the car park with the smell of food flavours coming from the busy kitchen we knew we were onto a winner. We were informed there was a 30 minute wait, given the... More 

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sarah c, Owner at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this review

Apologies for the delay - many thanks for taking the time to write a review for us - we do appreciate all feedback and are so glad to hear you enjoyed your time with us. Best wishes Sarah More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$7 - $20
Cuisine
Bar, British, Pub, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 33286
Description
'Our 16th Century Coaching Inn commands an enviable position, conveniently situated on the main A35 where Devon & Dorset meet, between the bustling market town of Axminster, and the beautiful seaside town of Lyme Regis, the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.Neville & I along with our fantastic team, have worked very hard over the past 12 years to ensure that everyone who passes through our door can enjoy a fabulous range of home cooked traditional Pub Fayre - from sandwiches & light lunches through to super steaks sourced locally by our Butcher Duncan, from Honiton,& fresh fish from West Bay, Portland and Brixham. Come and enjoy a meal with us in clean, warm & comfortable surroundings. We offer an extensive menu with something for everyone, along with daily homemade specials and fabulous fresh homemade desserts.We have 3 separate dining areas and can cater for a total of 80 persons, or functions of up to 40 in our restaurant. We are proud of our 5 star food hygiene rating from East Devon District Council and also of our Tripadvisor reviews and seal of excellence for 2013 & 2014.We have extensive parking, are doggie friendly, and have large gardens & play area - families are most welcome.We are sure you will enjoy your visit to The Hunters Lodge and very much look forward to welcoming you!

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Axminster, United Kingdom
Witham, United Kingdom
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