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The Beer Engine

) #17 of 420 Restaurants in Exeter ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
+44 1392 851282
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A superb pub which brews its own beer. Great choice of food from the printed menu or the 'specials' on the chalkboard. If you're staying in Exeter it's not far out of town. If you fancy a train trip to the pub, go down to...More

Thank Andrew H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had lunch at The Beer Engine and thoroughly enjoyed it. My husband and I had a roast meal and it was really enjoyable.We had booked a table as we heard that it is popular.As expected it was very busy but this did not...More

Thank cjc46tm
Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a lovely evening celebrating our daughters birthday. First class service and excellent food could not fault either.

Thank 300barry
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this pub in the evening to have a pint because we had read on a guide they brewed their own beer. Indeed, they do ! The staff is very friendly : when we arrived a nice guy presented us the different beers...More

Thank dave12000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited The Beer engine this evening and from the moment we entered the service was brilliant. We were shown to our table and had plenty of time to look at the menus which had a very varied selection of food. There was a...More

Thank ene4620
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A really great place to eat, the food and service is first rate and the beer brewed on the premises is wonderful.

Thank AngeF_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you like beer,and good value tasty pub grub in a relaxed friendly atmosphere, then this is the place for you! If you also quite like railwayana, then you'll be in seventh heaven :). We visited on a Saturday evening (book in advance) with a...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing place to eat. The food was incredible and atmosphere friendly making this the place to be when looking for somewhere special to eat. From the outside it seems like an average pub but once you step inside the ambience makes you...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My parents were coming for the weekend and a few people at work were raving about the Beer Engine. It's close to a small train station and there are direct trains from Exeter. The staff were really friendly and helpful which was lovely. The pub...More

1  Thank Rick W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to this pub for a Sunday lunch. Really pretty setting and super friendly team!! I love that this pub is dog friendly!! The food was fantastic and the staff were really friendly and attentive. Definitely recommend for Sunday roast.

1  Thank kilismith1
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Questions & Answers
31 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Thebeerengine | Property representative |
Dear DevonFoxtrotone, We are most definitely open each and every Monday lunchtime for food from 12-3pm and thereafter we serve bar snacks such as scotch eggs, sausage-rolls, whitebait and pate to name a few. We look... More
30 April 2017|
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Response from Buddy54321 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah and there all lush 😊
14 March 2017|
Response from Thebeerengine | Property representative |
Dear Eaglelily, Our address is: The Beer Engine Newton St Cyres EX5 5AX Regards, The Beer Engine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 851282
  • E-mail
Cosy gastropub and brewery with a covered balcony, tiered garden and a menu of locally sourced British dishes.
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