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Conservatory Restaurant - Exeter


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner

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For a taste of the Mediterranean without leaving the West Country look no further than Exeter’s The Conservatory. With huge windows obscured by white blinds, tall exotic plants and Swedish-meets-French countryside painted furniture you almost feel it would be a shame to call in after sunset. But come in for dinner and you’ll find yourself in an intimate and romantic setting perfect for that relaxed dinner to help you forget about bills, work and worries. Sail away on a culinary cruise through Europe as the menu takes you from Britain via France and in to Italy and beyond with plenty of local ingredients to keep the flavours fresh and delicious.
$21 - $33
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
European, British
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This place just gets better and better...I had the lamb was out of this world my partner had the steak talk about melt in the mouth..if you have never tried here your missing out

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Rocket8047
Reviewed 1 week ago

Came here for dinner with some friends. The food was fantastic and the restaurant itself is very cosy. Good selection of wine and a nicely put together menu. The salted caramel tart was amazing. Service was good and friendly.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Bish1604
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate there again this lunchtime and as always excellent food and service. Simply can not fault this restaurant, for welcome, friendliness and excellent food with marvelous flavours, at such good prices. People I recommend it to are only disappointed that they haven't found it before!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank RJA070116
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really Nice surprise! In Exeter city center exceptional local restaurant. Very good fish and nice atmosphere. Excellent dishes and service. Recommend for dinner but do not forget to book your table!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank paolarH4382NZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here during a short break to Exeter. What a lovely little restaurant it is.The food was beautifully cooked and tasted absolutely delicious. Great price too. Would not hesitate to recommend this restaurant to anyone who enjoys nice food.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank alichaddock
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went with my partner and a friend. Service and food was excellent. Prices are excellent value for money. Very drinkable Malborough SB accompanied three different starters. Goats cheese tarte. Soup and the curried Mackerel were all excellent. Hake and the salmon with crab sauce were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank daveuk3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took my husband here for his birthday. It’s a lovely bright but cosy restaurant with friendly, attentive staff. The menu had excellent choices and the food was very fresh and tasty

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 248becky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great three courses each, including delicious belly pork and duck. Named suppliers of quality produce. Good wine and coffee. Excellent welcoming, attentive staff. Reasonable prices and pleasant, relaxing ambiance. What more can one ask. Will be returning for more pleasure. Thank you.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank taxilady2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got there at 6pm on a Friday, the place is completely empty. Grumpy waitress says the entire place is booked so we can't be seated. I insist, say that we can clear the table by the time the reservation comes in. begrudgingly she agrees, not...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went with friends a few days ago, and enjoyed it so much my wife and I returned yesterday. The service was friendly and professional and the food!! Starters - English asparagus with an amazing mayonnaise, Tandoori mackerel with cucumber salad and scallops, Mains -...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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November 11, 2017|
Response from HA_DAN | Reviewed this property |
Green veg is generally cabbage, broccoli, peas. Roasted veg I would expect to be carrots, parsnips (root veg) roasted. I would suggest if you are unsure why not try the very good value £9.95 lunch menu for (any) two... More
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July 16, 2017|
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Response from Bodrum123 | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember yes there are gluten free choices.
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