The Smugglers Inn

27 Teignmouth Road, Dawlish, United Kingdom, EX7 0LA
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Opening Information

We are open 7 days a week from 11am - 11pm and serve food from 12pm - 9pm daily.
The carvery is served from 12pm - 2.30pm Monday to Sunday and all day on a Sunday.

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

About The Smugglers Inn

The Smugglers Inn is a traditional family run pub/restaurant that caters for all. We have a highly acclaimed carvery with a "Pasture to Plate" policy (meaning all of our meat and most produce is local and organic). Our carvery has become famous over the years for its variety, indulgent quality and flavour. We pride ourselves in supplying you with the highest quality, perfectly cooked meat on the market. We source every cut of meat on the menu from local, award winning butchers, G.T. Orsman, located in Shaldon, Devon. We cater to all ages and all appetites with our carvery, offering a range of different sizes to best suit you, as well as gluten free and vegetarian choice.

Cuisine: Buffet
Dress Code: Casual
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Visited On Sunday, 16 June 2019

Another great meal at The Smugglers. Wonderful Carvery. Warm welcome and lovely staff. What’s not to like. Thanks guys.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Enjoyable meal.

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Visited On Sunday, 16 June 2019

We really enjoyed our lunch. Food was amazing,lovely atmosphere and quick service. We will definitely be back again! Highly recommended!

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Lovely meal, friendly staff and the food was great - not too long a wait considering it was busy. Will definitely be back! Thanks.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Not the best table in the restaurant but we were a latish sitting. But maybe no table is better than a bad table position. Food was excellent, staff very busy. Obviously very popular.

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Visited On Saturday, 15 June 2019

Very easy booking, doing so online. I was sent an email a couple of days before to confirm that we were still attending. Friendly, and accommodating staff. We had a big group, 12 people, but the service was brilliant. All food arrived together and still hot. Little more expensive on some meals than some pubs, but the quality of food was superb, and very generous. Would highly recommend, thank you 👍

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

lovely food and great service. perfect!

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

Visited several times when in the area. Always nice welcome and friendly staff. Generally good food. Slight disappointment this time as I always have the famous Steak and Kidney pudding. Unfortunately on this occasion it was a case of hunt the single piece of kidney.

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Visited On Friday, 14 June 2019

The food is always great and of a high quality. The staff are always friendly and go out of their way to help you. And the beers not bad.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 June 2019

Thoroughly enjoyable meal with my family,relaxed atmosphere and excellent friendly service.

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Visited On Thursday, 13 June 2019

Once again a beautiful meal with pleasant helpful staff. We regularly travel 25 miles here for lunch and it is well worth the journey. It has to be the best carvery for miles around!!

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Always have a lovely welcome .. always have great food .... never had any complaints .... thank you

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Visited On Friday, 07 June 2019

We are regulars at the Smugglers, and have always enjoyed the meals there. This time there could have been a bit more variety of vegetables, and the service was a bit slow (it was very busy though). The only other thought was the desert offering is getting a bit old and tired. Look at the quality of cakes at Valerie Patisserie - they would go down a storm at the Smugglers. More proper fish dishes would be welcome too.

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 June 2019

Always a varied selection of vegetables and not just the usual peas and carrots, and more potatoes than just roast

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Visited On Tuesday, 11 June 2019

The pub has beautiful decor . Great friendly service and the food is gorgeous we had the carvery highly recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

Just great food and service thank you all

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

We have now take all are closest family to the smugglers inn. And they had a excellent time there and can’t wait to come back for more

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Visited On Sunday, 09 June 2019

Wonderful food great staff and beautiful location

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Visited On Saturday, 08 June 2019

Husband and I had the carvery, it was excellent and the beef was lovely and tender, vegetables etc all hot and a lovely choice. We then had the Bakewell tart with clotted cream, this was delicious. our waitress was excellent, came away feeling very satisfied and will be returning. We like the ability to book a table on line, as we have had great difficulty trying to get through on line. thank you and all your staff.

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Visited On Thursday, 06 June 2019

Met some friends while on Holiday, had a lovely meal, great service and good value for money!

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Visited On Thursday, 06 June 2019

Absolutely perfect as always, which is why we keep coming back when we are in the area. Highly recommended.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 June 2019

Great staff! Only reservation is I could Of done with some more meat on the Carvery. Maybe do a extra portion of meat for £1 or something

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 June 2019

Arrived slightly early and was told to wait by the bar and would be called when we can go into the restaurant. Unfortunately we were never told to go into the restaurant and we saw people going in so we asked if we could go into the restaurant on which we were shown to our table and had good service from that waitress. It is a shame that the first girl forgot to tell us. Other than that we do enjoy the food shame let down by this particular waitress.

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Visited On Wednesday, 05 June 2019

The carvery was excellent, the choice of vegetables was lovely. A great lunchtime meal. Alway worth a visit.

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Visited On Tuesday, 04 June 2019

Friendly helpful staff with personality. Great food at a good price. Had a really good evening with my friends. Thank you.

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