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Rendezvous Wine Bar

38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
+44 1392 270222
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I and two friends visited the Rendezvous on Saturday night. We’ve been going there on and off for a while. Great atmosphere, friendly efficient staff and a good menu. What spoilt it for me and I sent it back to be replaced...More

Thank Trebrivanman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just got back from a lovely anniversary meal with my husband. The food was absolutely delicious, staff very friendly and attentive. Definitely recommend

Thank Seanzulu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Another excellent meal here. Again the chef took care to adapt my meal to cope with my dietary needs. Well done and thank you

Thank spaMo31
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were stuck in Exeter for longer than planned so looked for a place that was not one of the crop of chain restaurants that are everywhere This came highly recommend and now we know why !! Super selection on the menu and fixed price...More

Thank DebbyB23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Walking through the door you are greeted by the nicest hosts. Their knowledge of the extensive range of wines and spirits sourced from all over the world is remarkable. We were enthusiastically recommended a wine to accompany the food we ordered and it was delicious....More

Thank JoeC3546
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Me and my husband went to the Rendezvous for our wedding anniversary. The place is well decorated and the atmosphere is great, Music not too loud so you can have a conversation and tables not to near so you have a feeling of privacy. The...More

Thank Food4Good
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited Rendezvous on a number of occasions. The food is fantastic. Great choice of Wines as well. Staff are great. Rendezvous is my first choice when eating in central Exeter.

Thank ILikeFOOD1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great wine and food at this atmospheric wine bar right in the city centre. Perfect for lunch or for drinks after a concert at the cathedral. Inventive menu with plenty of choice. The lunch is excellent value!

Thank Madeleine C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with friends, us for the first time in several years, they’ve been more recently. The staff are brilliant, prompt, friendly and helpful. The wine I chose was delicious, smooth and reasonable value. Our starters were all delicious, 2 x charcuterie selections, duck breast...More

Thank rivbom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I ate here on the first night of our holiday having been recommended. The interior is warm and welcoming although when it gets busy it becomes very echoey. My duck breast was cooked well but spoiled by the jus which had not...More

Thank Mr Andrew W
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Questions & Answers
July 31, 2018|
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Response from Razzle_Dazzle46 | Reviewed this property |
I would advise to book for any day and they have arranged a special dessert for me in the past with advance notice
March 7, 2018|
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Response from Travel U | Reviewed this property |
Draught ale, Cider and Beer on offer, always with a smile!
February 13, 2017|
Response from Jemma M |
Yes absolutely, Rendezvous is open from 12noon until late Monday to Saturday. We only close Sundays and bank holiday Mondays. Hope that helps!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38-40 Southernhay East, Exeter EX1 1PE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 270222
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City centre cellar wine bar and restaurant with gardens
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