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Fishermans Rest

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Fore Street, Aveton Gifford, Kingsbridge TQ7 4JL, England
+44 1548 550284
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“sunday roast” (3 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Fore Street, Aveton Gifford, Kingsbridge TQ7 4JL, England
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

This pub serves basic, good pub food. We were surprised to have freshly made delicious fish pies served to us, because we had expected defrosted frozen ones. The fisherman's Rest is deservedly popular for good honest food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank pforr306
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Friendly staff and service. Beer not that great, looked like home brew?? Food. Had steak and kidney pie. Lots of kidney which was great. Steak good too. Gravy was like water though and pastry was not cooked. Just placed on top. Disappointed and quiet expensive...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank R-A-Green
Reviewed 16 August 2018

I have been past the pub so many times driving down to Plymouth. I said to my wife lets try this pub. I am so glad we did. I had the fish curry and my wife had the veggie burger. My fish curry was amazing....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank davidsimpson2016
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

was disappointed to say the least with the Fishermans Rest... The decor is in desperate need of an update and refresh.....so much so that everything you touched was sticky. I had looked at the website and the excited announcement that the 6 burger meals on...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank davel548
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

This place is an absolute gem. The food is proper home cooked tasty food, even the childrens menu. We had steak and kidney pie which was excellent with very tender steak and homemade cottage pie which was also very tasty and excellent. Also The prices...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank craigysun
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Called for late lunch absolutely deeeeeliscious , staff very very friendly and very accommodating , we had 4 dogs and staff supplied water and doggie treats

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sicpa88
Reviewed 21 July 2018

the food was good quality for a pub and good portions, the staff were friendly and prices are not bad either

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Lewis F
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Generous portions of Beef and Pork for under a tenner, plenty of veg, add friendly staff, what more do you need. Extra bonus its only 100 yards from where we are staying. . Only thing that could improve it, "rare" roast Beef!!!.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 007iknowwhatilike
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Home cooked food. Piping hot. A little oasis in a pub. Wonderful service by Libby who made us and our dog at home. Thanks for your care and attention.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank NottinghamWombat2
Reviewed 31 May 2018

Attentive and helpful staff. Lovely home cooked food. Reasonably priced and very good value for money. The decor is a bit dated but can be ignored.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ClareR1037
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fore Street, Aveton Gifford, Kingsbridge TQ7 4JL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Kingsbridge  >  Aveton Gifford
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 550284
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