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The Turf Locks

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Bordered by the Exe Estuary on one side and Turf Locks on the other., Exminster, Exeter, England
+44 1392 833128
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bordered by the Exe Estuary on one side and Turf Locks on the other., Exminster, Exeter, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing pub set of the beaten track. We hired bikes for the day in Dawlish Warren and cycled along the coastal path towards Exeter. We visited the Turf Locks a couple of years ago and we’re very keen to go back. All...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

Had walked past this pub a few years ago and had stuck us as quite unfriendly and overpriced so when we finally visited last weekend I was so happy to see how lovely it was. Despite terrible weather it was lovely and cosy inside with...More

Thank LuceNuvola
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Have been here a few times now but not for a while. We went with family for my wife's Birthday. The food was amazing and the staff and owner couldn't been more accommodating and welcoming. The pub is so unique in its location. There is...More

Thank 1750nick
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Met with a friend of mine the other week and decided to have a walk and then lunch. I have been here before only for a drink so thought it the perfect place to try. I had the Beer battered fish and chips. All I...More

Thank paulbardey
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Good food and service, but very very busy. Lovely day so no problem with waiting for food. It’s a very popular place

Thank kazza3636
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Great atmosphere, amazing location and really very good pub food. A treat to find these days. It could just be a honey pot for tourists but they actually do give a s**t.

Thank DevonHendy
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Visited with family and a dog in late October for a late lunch. Weather was pleasant and because we had the dog sat outside. There were plenty of chairs and tables. We found one around which all 7 of us could sit. Great views along...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Very disappointed. Went at 1130 Sunday morning and even though they opened at 10 they refused to sell alcohol until 12. Many disgruntled customers who, like me, left and went to the Double Locks.

1  Thank Bootneck257
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I want to live here. Perfect location. Perfect food. The pooch was happy. Can't fault it one bit. See you soon

Thank Dominic D
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Such a lovely atmosphere and friendly staff. Lovely my food as did my friends. You really need to book up so that you're not disappointed when you get there.

1  Thank AnnaD66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bordered by the Exe Estuary on one side and Turf Locks on the other., Exminster, Exeter, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Exminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 833128
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