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The Anchor Inn Archive 1993-2011

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Lovely location Varied Menu

We've been here a few times and eaten different dishes.The harbour side location is so pretty and... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
janrenee w
Exeter, United Kingdom
via mobile
Lunchtime treat

We were down here on holiday, read the reviews, so thought we'd visit. We weren't disappointed... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2017
Peter P
Romford, United Kingdom
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Cockwood,, Exeter EX6 8RA, England
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Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

The cosy pub is set next to the water and offers amazing fresh local fish along with classic pub food to keep the whole family happy! Once inside the wall are filled with pictures and sea treasures from ship wrecks making it feel very authentic...More

Thank zahramichelle123
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A visit to this Hotel was one of the best recommendations we have had, as it is doubtful you would just drive past. Set on the harbour foreshore at Cockwood (near Dawlish) Devon, it is over 400 years old. We visited twice and on the...More

Thank CatsAustralia
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We've been here a few times and eaten different dishes.The harbour side location is so pretty and there are so many interesting things to see inside. We prefer eating inside upstairs near the window because of the constant traffic outside. The menu is varied and...More

Thank janrenee w
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Great place for a holiday meal. We turned up on spec and asked for a table for 11 and they tried hard to accommodate but just couldn't. So we sat outside instead which was fine as it was a glorious summer evening. The food was...More

Thank catkins27
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I visited this Inn on two occasions and both times we so enjoyed the food and the friendly staff.Lovely setting overlooking a small harbour.Some work being done on the harbour defence has slowed business .But look beyond this it's a little gem...More

1  Thank fel1957
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

One of the best meals I have had out in a long time. Good old fashioned cosy pub experience. With a great fish menu and friendly staff.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Superb quality food. Excellent service and wonderful atmosphere. We had 2 young children and a dog. When we arrived we were directed to the rear of the premises far left. I thought oh no its going to be a dark back room. How wrong was...More

Thank Fleur B
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We found this pub via the Good Pub Guide which is normally very reliable. The website has details of the menu on it which looks quite nice. Parking was easy and all the staff we met were very friendly but sadly that is where it...More

Thank Spauly
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We were down here on holiday, read the reviews, so thought we'd visit. We weren't disappointed. There is a small car park and your can park outside. Quirky pub with low beams. We had starters and a main, we couldn't manage a dessert. Both our...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

A friend and I decided to go here on Bank holiday Monday as we had both heard such good reviews about it. We knew it would be busy but we were not in a hurry. We were greeted as soon as we walked in by...More

Thank Amanda M
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