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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 Saturday, 19 May 2018

Our first visit! we were very impressed, the food was absolutely delicious and the service was excellent, your waiting staff are an absolute credit to you. We will be back very soon.

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Visited On Saturday, 19 May 2018

Excellent service and food . Highly recommended.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 May 2018

Always an enjoyable meal and the staff are welcoming, nothing’s too much trouble.

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Visited On Friday, 18 May 2018

Booked a table for the end of our holiday as we had visited before. The food was excellent with a great choice of items in the carvery. Two of our party ordered from the menu and both of them praised the quality of the food. Staff were very friendly and attentive. We will definately be returning on our next holiday.

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Visited On Friday, 18 May 2018

Always an excellent service.

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Visited On Thursday, 17 May 2018

Consistently good. Staff are welcoming and service is quick.

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 May 2018

A lovely meal. Had the carvery. Great views. Attentive and friendly staff. Came back again later in the week.

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Visited On Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Great staff. Fantastic carvery.. great place and cost..

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Was disappointed when I looked at restaurant menu online it stated you sell thatchers gold so I didn't drive so I could drink but decided to walk uphill from Dawlish, only to find you don't sell thatchers gold.

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Visited On Tuesday, 15 May 2018

What can I say! This has to be the best family run pub/restaurant I have been to. They offered amazing and quick service, the food was to die for (Cod topped with Thyme and tomato sauce). I love my Veg and they offer carvery veg with most meals however I would like to see it served with Sandwiches even if they increase the price a bit. The atmosphere was lovely due to the vibe and weather. Will Always return and Always recommended.

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Visited On Sunday, 13 May 2018

Had a lovely stay all was first class and would come back again and recommend

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Visited On Thursday, 10 May 2018

I come from Reading, Berkshire and visit Bishopsteignton often so your establishment is already on our list of places to visit and of course will come again.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Excellent all round. Keep up the good work. We haven't found another restaurant in the area that is anywhere near a match for yours. Up

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Wonderful good, fantastic staff, amazing setting. Just love the place.

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Visited On Saturday, 12 May 2018

Nice carvery and dessert, staff really friendly and helpful.

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Visited On Friday, 11 May 2018

Well worth the visit. Would recommend anyone there for a meal it was lovely.

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Visited On Thursday, 10 May 2018

very nice evening with lovely freinds

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Have visited several times and keep coming back so must be good.

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Visited On Wednesday, 09 May 2018

Great food great service great views can’t wait to come back. Best sticky toffee pudding In England!

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 May 2018

Consistently give excellent, prompt, friendly service and the food is excellent and very good value. We dine here whenever we are in the area on holiday.

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Visited On Tuesday, 08 May 2018

The carvery was excellent as was the service. Our dog was made very welcome and the seating area where dogs are allowed was very good, better than in many other establishments. All in all, a superb and relaxing lunch - we will be back!

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Visited On Sunday, 06 May 2018

Smaller forks for kids would be a great idea in the Smugglers Inn. As my child can use a fork but when they are super size like what they are in the Smugglers Inn She tends to use them like a weapon. Other than that always a smashing meal out.

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Visited On Sunday, 06 May 2018

We were welcomed and table reserved as requested. Could not fault the service or food. We had 7 kids & 5 adults with the youngest 16mths old, all enjoyed the meal. Would defiantly recommend and will be returning when next in Devon.

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Visited On Saturday, 05 May 2018

We enjoyed our meal and have been before. Always nice. However, the guy carving was trying his best to slice thin air and avoid parting with his meat. Wafer thin! We were disappointed at the meagre amount of meat. Wouldn't have been so bad if we didn't see the huge portions the staff get on their breaks. It happens every time and is annoying to say the least. I haven't put this on trip advisor, but hope things are different if we return.

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Visited On Friday, 04 May 2018

Best place for food and drink ANYWHERE

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