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Sawmills Freehouse

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Totally tasteless, whole meal not worth bothering with. Fresh fish caught local? Somehow I don't think so. Not once were we asked how the meal was, they never even questioned the food left on the plates when we paid the bill Considering the prices they charge I bet they couldn't care less. There are plenty of other places to choose...

Thank Abadablum
Mersea Island, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited while on holiday was near where we stayed in watermouth excellent pub great food and good choice local ciders And ales will come back next time in area highly recommend and a busy place used by locals

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were recommended this pub by keypitts farm where we visited earlier in the day. Went at 5pm on Saturday evening. The pub was fairly busy for the time. However we didn't have to wait to be served at the bar and the staff were very efficient and friendly. We had starters and mains and the food was very good....

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped off here one evening whilst staying in the area and had a great meal. The staff were really friendly and helpful from the start and served us with reasonably priced, well cooked meals with a very generous portion size. If you are looking for a nice family place to eat with a menu to suit everyone then head to...

Thank Mike D
Birmingham, England
Reviewed 20 April 2017

The last time we visited this pub was still being refurbushed however it was great to see work hax finished and what a good job they have done. We sat outside on a sunny afternoon over the Easter holidays and enjoyed a bite to eat and a few drinks whilst making the most of the terrace. Great choice on the...

Thank Jussi&Paul
Basildon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for good food at a reasonable price served by great staff then look no further. Will definitely be going back in the foreseeable future. It's a very busy place and it's frequented by holiday makers and local people. The staff know their jobs and everything was served with a smile.

Thank TheBarrys
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped off here for Lunch with the family. We were recently recommended by one of the locals that it had been renovated and we weren't disappointed. A very varied menu. We decided to opt for sandwiches. Both my Son and husband had Prawn Sandwiches, I had a Tuna Mayo Sandwich, all served with salad and tortilla chips and my Daughter...

Thank KatieJ0
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Called in passing for a drink with family. Must say what a lovely refurbishment that was recently carried out but unfortunately I don't like an overpriced bar. £5 for a pint of lager. I've recently been to London central and payed less. In my opinion if you don't like being overcharged avoid going in to this pub drive on a...

Thank Transit85
woodhall spa
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped on the off chance when driving past. Gorgeous setting and gorgeous setting. Friendly staff. Very good choice of menu, a little on the pricey side for a pub lunch. Only fault is in our party we ordered the Sweet Potatoe Jacket potato. One came stone cold and we complained. Could tell they had just lifted it off the plate...

Thank lisarodgers
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Always driven past this place but never went in to try it until today and I must say i was thoroughly impressed all round. Friendly staff and lovely food, which was well priced too. Definitely worth a visit!

Thank Tom R

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Sawmills in the stunning Watermouth Valley in North Devon Rooms opening May 2017 ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sawmills Freehouse

Address: Watermouth Valley | The Old Sawmills Inn, Berrynarbor, Ilfracombe EX34 9SX, England (Formerly Sawmill Inn)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Devon > Ilfracombe > Berrynarbor
Hotel Class:3 star — Sawmills Freehouse 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“WE did not stay only had dinner.”
BARRY1945316, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We checked out the other rooms that were not being used and they appeared to be the same as ours....we had room 4 which was handy because we could see the car”
TempestFuget, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We stayed in the back room overlooking the carpark and the view was lovely, since it is so remote and you can hear the birds and the stream nearby, we did go in low season though so it was very quiet!”
SumatraC, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We didn't stay there, we just had lunch.”
Euraf, 14 Mar 2015 | Read review
“an inexpensive comfortable base to explore Devon and Cornwall, plenty of car parking space with a good selection of taditional beers to sample....”
LeslieS174, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
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