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River Cottage

Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
+44 1297 630302
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As you'd maybe expect it was the best food we'd ever had at wedding. Late night grey squirrel pizza was a highlight for many! The venue was super relaxed and in no way pretentious with you being able to go in to the kitchens to...More

Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the river cottage spring fair... what an experience! the whole place is buzzing. If you are into food and the countryside this is the place to go! at £15 per adult ticket (kids go free) its an absolute no brainer! fun packed...More

Thank Richard R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended wedding at RCHQ. Fantastic location. Superb, interesting food and lots of it. Canapés and petit fours were to die for. And evening snack pizzas were spot on. The only minor grumble I can think of was the weak coffee. Wear comfy shoes.

Thank ToddyLegs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow, what a great evening we had here. We had a Saturday night experience dinner at River Cottage and I was a little concerned before we went that it may not live up to expectations but I most certainly need not have worried. There is...More

Thank Vls72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband booked the Friday night dinner in the Barn to celebrate our 25th wedding anniversary and it did not disappoint. The evening started with a ride in the trailer of a tractor that took us to HQ where we had an aperitif drink and...More

2  Thank rosedemont95
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this for my partner back in September for his birthday. I have been several times before on hen dos and other family occasions. Luckily it didn't disappoint. We had a fantastic evening. The food was really good and we loved how they introduced...More

Thank Lucyinbath
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a perfect experience. We were met by a tractor to take us to our evening of freedom to wander around the cottage, the gardens and even into the kitchens! Followed by an amazing banquet of delightful food. Wood recommend to anyone

Thank Ann190762
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was treated to this course by my wife for my 50th birthday... and I'm so glad she did. The day was so informative while being relaxing. You get to try lots of different foods and drink and the meal at lunchtime was cooked to...More

Thank Smiffys_10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I visited River Cottage which was booked as an "Experience" Arrival by tractor was novel and the welcome (with tipple and canapes) was excellent. The cottage is a bit tired and the garden are working gardens which was to be expected but...More

Thank MalcolmBalto
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We visited River Cottage HQ for an event night courtesy of our children who purchased a voucher online as a retirement gift! Superb evening. Wonderful surroundings, wonderful food, wonderful staff and wonderful atmosphere. What more could you ask for?!

Thank Deborah C
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Questions & Answers
2 July 2015|
Response from RCHQ | Property representative |
Hi there - it's smart / casual but with sturdy shoes, we are a farm with uneven ground. Also, layers are good in case it rains or turns cooler in the evening. Jeans are acceptable. In fact, pretty much anything goes!
Anne D
20 June 2015|
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Response from RCHQ | Property representative |
Hi there, I'm afraid we do not allow dogs on the farm due to our livestock.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trinity Hill Road, Axminster EX13 8TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 630302
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