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Blue Ball Inn

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  • Excellent45%
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  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Free Wifi
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
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All reviewsspecials boardsteak and kidney puddingyorkshire pudslovely pubcarvery lunchextra waterfridge containing fresh milknice sundaytraditional pub fayrewhitebaitlarge portionsan extensive menuorder at the barservice was quick and efficientbooked a tablepopular with localsserved promptly
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Reviewed 21 August 2017

Met friends here. I did my research about the pub and made a booking which is to be advised as it was busy and the food excellent. The Macaroni Cheese and the Vegetable Lasagne to be recommended. (We just happened to both choose the vegetarian...More

Thank mandyh941
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We visit the Blue Ball from time to time, and can't remember being disappointed. The meals are consistently enjoyable; good food, decent portions, well presented. It is popular, and can therefore sometimes be a bit noisy, but never unacceptably so. It is always one of...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

The wife to be and I last visited about 15 years ago on our first holiday in Devon and had an excellent meal so we decided to give it a try tonight, this time with two little ones in tow. I pleased to say we...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Food was just awful ... scallops tasteless and bland ... sardines quite frankly disgusting! Steak and ale pie watery and veg microwaved to death ! When pointed out to the manager he argued and in front of other customers ... very poor ...More

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Response from Pauline A, Owner at Blue Ball InnResponded 23 July 2017

Unfortunately this group didn't book but we were able to seat them in our function room that was 90% full. Their behaviour from the start towards staff was unacceptable which led to other customers making complaints regarding their behaviour. The scallops starter had been eaten...More

Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Called into the Blue Ball after a nine mile walk, really welcoming pub, we both had the Steak and Kidney pie, couldn't eat anymore, fantastic helpings. We were in the bar area as we had our three dogs with us and this was very comfortable,...More

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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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"Room 8 had very large bed and roadside outlook with hills beyond"
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"Only use as a diner but can recommend it if it is all run on same lines it will be excellent"
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"Lovely bathrooms"
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"For good room at reasonable price stay elsewhere"
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