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Hunters Lodge Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
+44 1297 33286
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pavlova” (14 reviews)
“steak” (51 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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Value
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LOCATION
Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
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1 - 10 of 733 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

We were a depleted party due to sickness in the ranks, but we had a really good lunch ,lots of laughs and good service. A range of mains were all enjoyed, sweets were presented very artisticly and tasted wonderful. The coffee was great too it...More

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The inside looks very encouraging and the staff were very friendly and helpful. We ordered fish and chips and extra chips to share between us as it didn’t have very much in small snacks. We were offered an extra plate so the fish could be...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Driving from Cornwall to Bournemouth we passed by at lunchtime an thought "why not?" The food was absolutely first-class highly recommended as were the incredibly attentive and helpful staff. They really seem to understand about a customer-focused service culture. Great value for money. Excellent; will...More

Thank Tony_Jeremy_Britton
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in for a last holiday meal able to take the dog in and have to say the steak was fantastic, service was quick and the food hot same it was the last night lots of Gluten Free options.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is amazing. Can never fault it. The staff are really helpful. The menu has lots to choose from. Make sure you save room for a pudding. Please visit this pub it is well worth it.

Thank marky96
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked a table for four, arrived and the bloke behind the bar wasn't exactly accommodating. Young waitress showed us to our table, nothing bad to say about her, she was the only positive of the night. We ordered starters of 2x garlic bread, and 2x...More

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Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So after this tough review, we had a serious investigation into what occurred during your stay with us. For starters, I for a fact know you were checked on during your meal, that you reported everything was fine and that you and your fellow diners...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way from Cornwall to Southampton Airport. We were both really impressed with the beautiful decor and cleanliness of the place, the food was freshly cooked and they obviously used first class ingredients. My only criticism was that they had a...More

Thank Valfarhall
Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you for visiting us here at The Hunters Lodge Inn and taking time leaving us a review! We are so happy your enjoyed your meal and environment. Regarding the fish tank we will definitely look into that and do some research. We hope...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A colleague and I visited of a Monday lunchtime whilst on route to Torquay. The inn was well sign-posted with adequate parking. Our drinks were quickly ordered and served. There was a good range and choice of items in the menu plus several specials, and...More

Thank John H
Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, thank you for visiting us here at The Hunters Lodge Inn and taking time to give us such a lovely review! Sorry about the hand dryer, we have now sorted the issue with that! We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the old Inn in hawkchurch, they thoroughly recommended this place, as we fancied a drive out. Looked up on trusty trip advisor. Bad news, quiz night, thought oh no we hate quiz nights, we won't get in. Bar man got us a table...More

Thank simon b
Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Simon! Thank you for such a lovely review, i will pass on the positive comments to our fellow staff! Also thank you for taking the time rating us on trip advisor! We hope to see you again soon at The Hunters Lodge Inn

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hunters is under new management, they have as lot to live up to after Neville and Sarah. The new staff need to as welcoming and friendly as the old staff. Food was good and hot with plenty of choices. No smiles or anything from...More

1  Thank John M
Paige S, Manager at Hunters Lodge Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, thanks for the review, as any new business it takes time to find your feet. However, we have no intentions for major change - we have new staff recently starting (alongside with the old staff) to help manage our hectic Christmas parties to give...More

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Grandad275
4 July 2017|
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Response from Clancky | Reviewed this property |
I saw some dogs in the bar area. They were under the table and very well behaved.
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jillbowles4
2 September 2016|
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Response from sarah c | Property representative |
Hi there, Unfortunately not - our toilets all have steps down to them (maximum of 2) we have handrails on the walls down, as well as in cubicles, but they are not suitable for anyone who is wheelchair bound. We welcome lots... More
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Les D
12 June 2016|
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Response from sarah c | Property representative |
Yes of course! we welcome lots of doggies every day :) Hope this helps Kind regards Sarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 21
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charmouth Road | Axminster, Axminster EX13 5SZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 33286
  • E-mail
Description
16th Century Coaching Inn commands an enviable position, conveniently situated on the main A35 where Devon & Dorset meet, between the bustling market town of Axminster, and the beautiful seaside town of Lyme Regis, the gateway to the Jurassic Coast.
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