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Bowd Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Bowd Cross, Sidmouth EX10 0ND, England
+44 1395 513328
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (47 reviews)
“turkey” (39 reviews)
“gammon” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
Bowd Cross, Sidmouth EX10 0ND, England
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1 - 10 of 705 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here for carvery on a Saturday lunchtime. We could not fault the food or the service. We will be back

Thank Fiona H
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Fantastic review! We hope to see you soon. Thank you.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very attractive road side pub, servings very good range of food. Excellent service, with cheerful helpful staff

Thank Patricia A
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Brilliant review thank you.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best carvery there could possibly be. Absolutely no way this could be improved. Fourth time visiting on annual holiday and still perfection! Highly recommended!!

Thank LisaF_WritesReviews
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you so much for your kind words of praise..we keep trying!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Bowd inn can be found along the A3052 Road at the Ottery St Mary Road junction. This inn serves find carver food in a loverly old inn setting. There are ample parking spaces, the inn is a magnet for those wanting to walk and...More

1  Thank Bill H
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great review and thank you for your directions to others and enthusiasm!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my family wanted to find a new location for sunday lunch and was being told numerous times about how amazing the service would be, the food etc and they couldn't of been anymore spot on! From the get go I don't think we...More

Thank Mollie M
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Can a review get better than this? Thank you so much, your very kind comments mean so much to our amazing staff who really are passionate about their service and making your visit special. See you soon.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely carvery everything was cooked beautiful we were on holiday staff were friendly and professional we really enjoyed our meal wish we lived nearby would definitely recommend this place

Thank Ellen B
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Excellent and just what we want to hear. We are so passionate about our business and always strive to make a fantastic experience for one and all. Thank you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made a reservation some 48 hours earlier, shown directly to our table on arrival. We were served by a young female waiter. She answered my queries well, and remained professional throughout. I asked about the 'Soup of the Day' and if the ' Salmon main'...More

Thank WINGY22579
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Oh what a lovely review. Thank you so much for all your very kind and honest comments particularly regarding our fantastic staff. See you soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Every one in joyed there meals I had the Carvery very nice turkey and pork plenty of veggies and potatoes to choose from 10/10

Thank Stephen P
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Brilliant. Thank you for your appreciation .

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had two dogs, so sat outside in the beer garden - this was my only problem as it was a bit chilly and it began to drizzle slightly towards the end of our meal. They did have a large awning, but this was not...More

Thank Mandy J
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. I wonder why you chose to sit outside as we have a dog friendly area inside. We are pleased you enjoyed your meals so much and look forward to your return.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had 2 fish pies with carvery veg and 2 carvery meals.No taste to fish pie...turkey was rubbery...rock hard broccoli...rubbery parsnip...hard skins on roast potatoes..carrots and onions ok. Very disappointed. Deserts were fab though. Service was awful as wrong drinks brought then forgot about us when...More

3  Thank sarah123538
Yvonne M, Manager at Bowd Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Why oh Why did you not bring this to anyone's attention? With respect, can you see that if we knew we could do something about your complaint, but we cant do anything after you leave which is so frustrating. Yesterday we served over 500 meals...More

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Pauline M
14 February 2017|
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Response from cherriesfan_9 | Reviewed this property |
We were seated up in a raised area, although there are quite a number of tables at a lower level. Certainly you need to reserve a table on the lower level. incidently the loo can be reached by a gentle slope, however there... More
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Lindsay G
19 September 2016|
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Response from HALLY1648 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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lambtrish
2 July 2016|
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Response from HALLY1648 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Yes in our bar area, thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
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
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bowd Cross, Sidmouth EX10 0ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Sidmouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1395 513328
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