We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Bridge Inn

Topsham, Exeter, England
+44 1392 873862
Review Highlights
Lunch and a beer

The wife and I stopped off for a quick drink and ended up eating a lovely Stilton ploughmans and... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
via mobile

Lovely riverside pub, very traditional inside, great beer choice and great staff, Pleasant beer... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Walsall, West Midlands
Read all 60 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 12:00 - 14:00, 19:00 - 22:30
Topsham, Exeter, England
+44 1392 873862
Write a Review
Reviews (60)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The wife and I stopped off for a quick drink and ended up eating a lovely Stilton ploughmans and also a smoked chicken one.. All very good and the view is amazing can't beat it for price and service, a pint pimms and two meals...More

Thank ggp1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely riverside pub, very traditional inside, great beer choice and great staff, Pleasant beer garden and decent sandwiches/ploughmans for lunch.

Thank ChrisBartram
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been to the Bridge for many years. It is just the same a real oasis. Just what a pub is meant to be. This is a Mecca for those who want excellent beer cared for and served by experts. Thank goodness such havens...More

Thank Nic W
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We had lunch outside over looking the river after a short tour of this pub, which really brings the term 'public house' to life. Beer excellent, and food simple but very tasty. To experience how pubs used to be visit the Bridge Inn.

1  Thank wildwhitebryony
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We just wanted a quick drink, and a quick bite. First impression,,, It is like walking into an old ship, in 1680, or something, with the wonkey floor, and odd internal fittings, You really could not replicate the features in here. Anyway, the Beer list...More

Thank levace
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Our friend said 'go and see this pub, you'll never see anything like it elsewhere' and how right he was. The bar doubles as the owner's lounge, and the guest's lounge was a lovely little room with wood panelling a roaring open fire and a...More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Popped into this unique historic and timeless, pub on this pleasant cold but sunny day. This allowed sampling of the real ale as well as warming up in a cosy corner, while watching and enjoying the splendid smart wood burning stove. It was too cool...More

3  Thank Basing_Viewer
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Best place to go for a pre dinner pint of perfect ale , chatting to family and friends by the warm fire.

4  Thank Wynquay
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Having tried unsuccessfully to find a place to eat in Topsham, we were cruising back on our way towards Sidmouth when my partner suggested a visit to The pink pub. Our first surprise was the bar at the front was closed, and we were served...More

4  Thank Brian S
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Great unspoilt pub with loads of history..a no nonsense pub having been in the same family for some years. Have never eaten here as for us it is more of a watering hole to meet up with friends but the beer is always well kept....More

4  Thank george b
Nearby Restaurants
The Welcome Cafe
179 reviews
1.46 km away
The Gurkha Kitchen
294 reviews
1.54 km away
Quo Vadis
189 reviews
1.46 km away
Countess Wear Beefeater
393 reviews
1.34 km away
Nearby Attractions
Exeter Quay
981 reviews
1.93 km away
The Quay Climbing Centre
64 reviews
1.87 km away
Bear Feet Play Centre
39 reviews
1.87 km away
Custom House Visitor Centre
32 reviews
1.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Bridge Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines