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Chichester Arms

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East Street | The Square, Bishop's Tawton, Barnstaple EX32 0DQ, England
+44 1271 343945
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (40 reviews)
“faggots” (6 reviews)
“tagliatelle” (6 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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East Street | The Square, Bishop's Tawton, Barnstaple EX32 0DQ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was amazing, the pub is beautiful and everything was perfect. Until the blond waitress started to talk to her friends who was eating in the restaurant next to us. Non attentive young staff. Plonking our food on our table dropping chips in doing...More

Thank kingjamie
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went to the Chichester arms when we met our son in Barnstable and they were very busy but luckily he had booked which I would advise. They were very busy and it was a nice thought to have all the wine and specials on...More

Thank PlumDuff2013
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Ate here last night for my husbands birthday. Food was wonderful and the portions were on the rather large side. Only thing that could of been better was more frequent service at the table (drinks) we had all run out and were not asked once...More

Thank ScubamommaDevon
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely pub upon arrival was seated quite quickly despite possibly what only looked like one staff member on.. Service was very friendly and the food was amazing!!! Portion sizes were brilliant! My only complaint was the table was still sticky even after being wiped but...More

Thank Randomgirl28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food every time I've gone never disappointed the chicken & bacon salad is my fav! 😍 will deffo be back very soon. Good prices too! Great pub 👌🏾

Thank Emmagrace94
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very popular, you will probably need to book for a Friday night. Sunday evening quieter but still serving their delicious food.

Thank jansummer2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I wouldn`t call this a gastro pub, but a very good popular local that serves very good food. The pub has retained a great bar atmosphere evidenced by the number of locals present. The staff were friendly welcoming and helpful. Apart from the printed menus...More

Thank peebee43
ChichManager, General Manager at Chichester Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear peebee43, Thankyou for your all round great review of our pub, we are so glad to hear your experience was a good one, I have passed your feedback onto the staff with thanks. Regards, Stuart Thurlow

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had great food last week at the pub. Also a great atmosphere. They welcomed our dogs too. Would definitely visit again when we are in the area.

Thank Lesley186298
ChichManager, General Manager at Chichester Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lesley186298, Thankyou for your review, happy to read you enjoyed your experience with here at The Chichester, we hope you return again soon. Regards, Stuart

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 24 of us arrived for Sunday lunch.We had booked but not pre ordered our food. The staff were not fazed at the number of us, our orders were taken and when the food arrived it was lovely. I had turkey and belly...More

Thank Jennifer T
ChichManager, General Manager at Chichester Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad to hear you enjoyed your Sunday Lunch! thankyou for your review!, I look forward to welcoming you back soon!. With regards, Stuart Thurlow

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a booking elsewhere but did not like being seated in the middle of a very noisy bar when we had requested the restaurant, so we rang the Chich and asked if they had a free table (this being 7pm on a Friday evening)...More

Thank Snelly24_13
ChichManager, General Manager at Chichester Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Snelly24_13 Thank for your review, was excellent thread you enjoyed your experience with us!!! We look forward to welcoming you back soon! Regards, Stuart

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Steven B
13 June 2017|
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Response from Steve P | Reviewed this property |
Our meal (for two) came to £34.90. A little higher than I was expecting, but then the meal was a lot better than I was expecting.
James M
24 September 2016|
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Response from PLR39 | Property representative |
Yes we often get wheel chairs into the whole pub! You will just need to let a member of staff know when you arrive so we can open the side gate for you, unfortunately we do not have disabled toilets.....
Ron L
18 April 2015|
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Response from Carla K | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: East Street | The Square, Bishop's Tawton, Barnstaple EX32 0DQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Barnstaple  >  Bishop's Tawton
  • Phone Number: +44 1271 343945
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