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The Sloop Inn

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Bantham, Kingsbridge TQ7 3AJ, England
+44 1548 560489
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish pie” (11 reviews)
“basket meals” (2 reviews)
“sirloin steak” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Bantham, Kingsbridge TQ7 3AJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is very quaint. 8 of us went for lunch on New Years Day. MANICALLY busy. The tables were so close we could hardly get into our chairs. The young waiters tried their best but we had to keep asking for things and they...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jane W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only dropped by the lunchtime drink on New Years Day, but loved the atmosphere. Friendly and welcoming staff, despite being incredibly busy. Food looked good, although we only had drinks. Best to book if you want to eat at busy times. Seems like a...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DavidjGU26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the sloop as a large family, I’m not one for going over the top for the sake of it but it had to be the worst meal/service I’ve ever had in Devon. Instead of writing a lengthy story I’m just going to list...More

Date of visit: December 2018
2  Thank tom_s3585555
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner last night with a friend and our four kids. Kids all ordered burgers which they loved and polished off very quickly. My scallops and fish pie were really lovely, and my friends food likewise! For a pub 10 minutes walk from where...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kate K
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Excellent food and service. Very good choice of beers. The staff were helpful and friendly. Not a lot of car parking spaces

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank alankie
Reviewed 21 October 2018

We booked ahead - recommend that you do this - for Sunday lunch. A table for 6 for us, 3 children (9/11/12) and Nan. Roast Pork and Roast Beef was on which we had. Nice, roomy table setting. We had 3 starters between the 6...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GarthOMara
Reviewed 6 October 2018

My wife myself and our three pugs have just returned from a weeks stay in Bantham (our third stay here) and while there we ate at the sloop inn everyday, we were always made very welcome and it has a warm atmosphere with a great...More

Thank Rick G
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

A wonderful Sunday lunch, which was reasonable value for money However the beer needs some attention, it was flat as a board Lovely country pub in a glorious setting Shame about the beer

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gumpoandwordy
Reviewed 25 September 2018

We had a meal at The Sloop today, and I must praise the waitress who helped us, first of all with the menu, and the service thereafter. Her name is Casey, and she was very polite with the service we received. I recommend The Sloop...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank ashtafc
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

As we were staying at the Sloop Inn with my elderly in laws, was easier to eat dinner here each night. Definitely book as the bar and restaurant is bustling in the evening. Big extensive menu of plenty starters and mains. I tried the steak...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JacintaW-84
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bantham, Kingsbridge TQ7 3AJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Kingsbridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 560489
Our 14th Century Inn is steeped in tradition and is a short walk from the surfing beach of Bantham.
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