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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in whilst passing for a bit of lunch. Lovely welcome from staff, friendly and helpful. We had tapas between us, great flavours and generous portions! Highly recommend it!! Look out for the troll by the bridge!

1Thank Nikola S
Reviewed 8 October 2016

On the 6th October I spent a pleasant couple of hours over my birthday meal . The table had a white cloth , balloons & glitter sprinkles which was lovely and totally unexpected .All of our meals were well cooked and presented . The staff are all very pleasant and helpful .Extra napkins came for the ribs and a finger...

1Thank toulousain
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The food is delicious freshly prepared home cooked meal. The setting is perfect Great for dog owners . Good selection of beers we ate there twice and loved it. The inside is open plan with lots of room the decor is class. The waitress was lovely and the food arrived in good time.

1Thank simon r
Pilling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

A lovely place to eat. Friendly staff who where more than happy to help and advice. Food was lovely - hot and tasty - promptly and professionally served. Highly recommended for all occasions. Only eat here but if food anything to go by I would expect accomodation to be excellent. Will be back here when next in the area.

1Thank iainbinmore
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant deserves six stars !!! Really, busy on our visit and has recently reopened in June this year , the taste of meals was absolutely awesome , vegetarian option was a delight , steaks, ribs , burgers , the usual gastro pub fare but the taste is the difference , slow cooked beef , home made desserts a treat...

1Thank walletShrewsbury
Solihull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We saw the Sawmills being done up while looking for a property in the area and thought it looked lovely. Having now moved we decided to go for a well earned bite to eat and drink! The menu is extensive and we were all very happy with the food we ordered. Large portions and very well presented. The staff are...

1Thank Kags68
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Have now visited twice during our holiday. Our first night my husband ate a burger (large) and fries and I had mussels. Yum the food was delicious and much appreciated after our 300 mile drive. Staff were helpful and attentive enough without being too much. This is a dog friendly pub and on our first visit we sat outside next...

1Thank Lou Lou L
Radstock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 September 2016

We were staying at Napps camping fields,when on the first day we wanted to go out for breakfast,we saw the restaurant and decided to go in,luckilly they accepted pets infact they went way over any service levels by the way in which our dog was treated.The food was good. We went there several times service was always good,we also had...

1Thank polkey
Ashford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Been coming here for years, great to see it all done up and to a high standard. Food was good, large choice and freindly staff. They have made the most of the location and it is accessible for those in a wheelchair, easy to get in and out of. Well done.

1Thank 213averagejoe
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Sawmills pub is situated at the end of Watermouth Valley Campsite, quite near Watermouth Castle in Ilfracombe North Devon. The Sawmills has been recently reburbished in July 2016 to a high standard. Inside is really lovely you can also eat outside in the gardens. The food is good you will want to re visit, breakfasts delicious. The food can be...

Thank Mary W

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Sawmills Freehouse reopened for business under new management from June 2016. Accommodation closed whilst refurbishment continues, watch this space............ ... 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.”
 of 5 bubbles 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”
 of 5 bubbles 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!”
 of 5 bubbles SumatraC, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We didn't stay there, we just had lunch.”
 of 5 bubbles 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....”
 of 5 bubbles LeslieS174, 30 Sep 2014 | Read review
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