The Globe Inn

34 Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter, United Kingdom, EX3 0HR
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Breakfast menu available from 08:00 until 11:00am daily
Main menus are available from 12 noon daily
Sunday 12:00 until 21.00pm
Monday - Saturday 12.00 until 21.30pm

Facilities
  • Disabled Access
  • Private Dining
  • Free WiFi
  • Outside Seating Area
  • Families and Children Welcome

About The Globe Inn

The Globe is a sixteenth century coaching inn set in the beautiful estuary town of Topsham just four miles from Exeter City centre.
The Globe has an extensive menu accompanied by daily changing specials. Where possible all ingredients are grown, reared or caught locally. All our dishes are homemade by our very talented kitchen team.
The wood panelled restaurant oozes character and provides the perfect place for dining throughout the day. The same menus are also available in the comfortable and cosy bar with roaring log fire or the informal Garden Room reception area. You can sit back, relax and enjoy freshly prepared dishes, speciality coffees and award winning St Austell brewery ales.
Designed by local Walter Hicks Wine Merchants, our wine list combines the favourites from the old world to the fresh wines of the new world and even some local vineyards. We also have a selection of Champagne and sparkling choices.
We are a popular choice for business meetings, informal functions, family celebrations, wedding receptions and wakes. The Malt House is our private function room with its own bar or for a more intimate event the restaurant or Garden Room provides the perfect venue.

Cuisine: Locally Sourced
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Saturday, 22 June 2019

Good service, nice food

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

Good room, good food, good location, but a shame there is no onsite parking.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Amazing food and lovely staff

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Visited On Sunday, 02 June 2019

Really enjoyable event. Service attentive, food delicious and setting glorious. just got back from france. Think we are streets ahead of them now with culinary expertise and vegetarian options.

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Visited On Thursday, 30 May 2019

Great atmosphere. A little pricey for the food. Sometimes falling between two stools of ‘posh nosh’ versus ‘pub grub’. I’d go for ‘posh pub grub’ with quantities / qualities to match.

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Visited On Saturday, 25 May 2019

Had a lovely evening, the meal was delicious, staff very friendly.

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Visited On Friday, 17 May 2019

Great food, staff and service.

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Visited On Friday, 17 May 2019

Pleasant staff. Impressive dining room. Good pub grub. Heart of the village.

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Visited On Sunday, 12 May 2019

Delicious Sunday lunch with very good service.

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Visited On Tuesday, 23 April 2019

Friendly staff, comfortable room, good food

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Visited On Saturday, 20 April 2019

Delicious food and excellent service in lovely surroundings, all at a very reasonable price. The staff were professional but a in relaxed way. The mussels were divine; the Alvarinho was luscious. 5 stars

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Visited On Saturday, 13 April 2019

Lovely waitress. Tried arancini for the first time and it was delicious. Breakfast was also very good.

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Visited On Friday, 12 April 2019

Very nice meal and attentive staff. A little expensive for a lunch which is probably why we were only people in restaurant

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Visited On Friday, 12 April 2019

Very quite lunchtime. Polite staff, meal fine

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Visited On Tuesday, 26 March 2019

Staff friendly & efficient as always. Varied menu suits variety of tastes & we enjoyed the various dishes we had. The chicken liver parfait starter & duck mains stood out.

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Visited On Sunday, 31 March 2019

Staff are always warm and welcoming and food very good. We loved the extra touch on Sunday to give Mother's a free bunch of daffodils - what a lovely gesture. Thank you

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Visited On Sunday, 24 March 2019

very helpful staff when booking in, changing from room with shower to room with bath and taking bag to room. very nice room too.lovely toiletries, big towels, comfy bed, what more could you ask for?

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Visited On Sunday, 24 March 2019

I notice that the above star ratings do not include bedrooms. We were staying for two nights on a room only basis this was also our second visit to the Globe. Return visits do not always live up to expectations. Our last visit was for one night, a Sunday and like this visit which also commenced on a Sunday we had a roast dinner in the bar for our evening meal. The food, service, atmosphere and ambiance as previously was excellent. The disappointments this visit were linked to our room. On our previous visit our room was in the main building, we found the room to be very comfortablle, we enjoyed a relaxing stay which encouraged us to return a few months later for a two night break. This time we were in room 12 and sadly it didn’t match our previous experience. Until midnight we were disturbed by guests walking up and down the external staircase to access their rooms which ran parallel to our bedroom, indeed a large second window in room 12 is positioned right next to the staircase. The bedroom although having all the facilities of our previous room was cluttered and not as generous in size. The carpet has marks, the wall paper is coming off in places, the television is an obstacle protruding off the wall and could easily be walked into in the dark. We found the room cold throughout the night not helped by the two large windows being single glazed. The curtains do not block out the light. The pillows on the bed were flat and quite hard. The bathroom was spotless, plenty of hot water, good water pressure, plenty of towels and toiletries. Early in the morning we were woken up by the bins being emptied (Monday) and also staff placing rubbish in the containers at end of evening service (Sunday) and again in the morning. I suppose the bottom line is would we stay at the Globe again? We love Topsham and will definitely visit the town again, the question is do we research other accommodation providers or, like this visit, contact the Globe directly. Next time if we were to stay we will want some reassurances as to room location we would not consider room 12.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 February 2019

We stayed in a lovely room and the service was very good. We would definitely stay again.

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Visited On Sunday, 17 March 2019

I’ve had many Sunday roasts at The Globe and every single was has been delicious. Mussels followed by the beef is my favourite.

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Visited On Saturday, 16 March 2019

Great food and service as usual!

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Visited On Thursday, 14 March 2019

Venue is amazing, staff were attentive and friendly. The food was brilliant! My recommendation would be a wider selection of ales, but otherwise little of note

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Visited On Sunday, 10 March 2019

Very good food and wine. Minor point, service got a bit slow towards the end of our meal, probably due to the restaurant being extremely busy

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Visited On Monday, 04 March 2019

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary with lunch at The Globe. The service and the meal were excellent. We liked the idea of nibbles for starters, we shared popcorn. The portion sizes we felt were just right for us. I don't intend to wait for our next anniversary before we return.

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Visited On Sunday, 03 February 2019

Lovely Sunday lunch!

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