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The Lamb and Flag

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$$ - $$$
Pub, European
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Batts Lane | off Yonder Street, Ottery St. Mary EX11 1EY, England
+44 1404 813704
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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Recently had a 40th birthday party here for about 70 people. The friendly staff were all keen to help with the setting up, and all ages were made to feel really welcome. It is a great venue for a party, there are plenty of disco lights, a good PA system and the team can cater to any food requirements.

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Reviewed May 1, 2016

Nipped in a couple of times at early doors time when on holiday. Took baby in which was fine, staff and locals friendly and cider was spot on.

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Thank Andy C
Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
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Reviewed April 13, 2016

My wife and I fancied an easy meal last week and dropped into the Lamb and Flag. We had a nice pub meal, scampi and chips and a mixed fish platter. What the restaurant area lacked in ambiance was more than made up for by the very friendly waiting and quick service. Thanks.

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Thank Richard W
Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 31, 2016

excellent food, great local ales excellent sevice , overall fantastic place to socialise and have a great dinner :D G xx

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Ottery St. Mary, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed March 26, 2016

It has become a tradition that at the end of each term the students attending my Spanish classes go for a Spanish dinner at the Lamb & Flag. Paella, papas bravas, pinchitos, ensalada, aceitunas, queso manchego, sangria, etc. Whatever ideas Angie can pull out of her hat it is always a tremendous success. Very often I think my students attend... More 

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Reviewed January 26, 2016

Pricey room for what is essentially a room over a pub, however the room was massive and more like a suite with separate area with sofa and additional TV. Evening meal was very slow to arrive but tasted good as did the breakfast. Back area/ stairs could do with a tidy up and a bit of love but the room... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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89 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed December 29, 2015

We stayed here recently and the room was great very clean it was room number 1 and it had a large sitting room as well a good sized bedroom and large bathroom with a fab shower. If I could give a slightly above average rating I would do but the main issue i had was the access route to the... More 

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Thank Joyceinc
allangi101, General Manager at The Lamb and Flag, responded to this review

Hi Joyceinc, Thank you for your review, I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, we receive many compliments regarding our letting rooms and occasional questions about the access to the rooms which we agree are in need of repair and decoration, but there is a reason. We took over the Lamb and Flag, as tenants,(we do not... More 

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Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

We were searching for a good place which was Veggie friendly on arriving to Ottery St Mary for a half term break. We found a link to The Lamb & Flag Inn on here and thought we would give it a try. The pub has two entrances, left for the bar, right for the restaurant. The decor is fine for... More 

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Thank mat_p_white
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Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

My son treated myself and my daughter to a carvery it was absolutely fantastic lovely food great atmosphere and very good prices really enjoyed it and will definitely be back again soon would totally recommend it to everyone the staff are really friendly

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Thank Connie S
Devizes, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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Reviewed September 4, 2015 via mobile

Great food, highly recommended, cannot fault. Home cooked, tasty and plenty. Will definitely eat there again. Service excellent, staff and owners friendly and welcoming.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $19
Cuisine
Pub, European
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Batts Lane | off Yonder Street, Ottery St. Mary EX11 1EY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Ottery St. Mary
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 813704

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