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The Kingfisher

) #1 of 6 Restaurants in Colyton $$ - $$$ , British,
Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
+44 1297 552476
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to the pub on local recommendation for a meal. We found the staff very helpful and friendly. The meals we had were really fresh, ample servings and came with vegetables. (Vegetables are not that common offering in pubs.) The ambience was also lovely....More

Thank glennmartin66
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just popped in for a drink but ended up staying for a meal , lovely pub and friendly staff , very busy but managed staff managed to fit us in . I had spicy vegetarian burger which was very nice and husband had beef burger...More

Thank Julie F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited The Kingfisher as we were staying in Colyton and it was an easy walk to the local. We struggled to find a table as most were reserved for the evening but fortunately there was 1 left! 2 of us ordered the fresh catch...More

Thank Loucha2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

5 of us enjoyed a couple of evenings in this lovely village pub. Filled with locals and their dogs. Enjoyed lovely meal, good drinks and a few games of darts.

Thank Lesley T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had some beer and we ate some food and everything was excellent. Nice staff, interesting mix of locals and tourists in the bar and lots of dogs! Free wi fi as well What is not to like!

Thank watfordpip
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We made quite a few visits here during our week. Very welcoming and busy. Excellent food, way better than normal bar food. They were happy to welcome dogs. Happy to recommend

Thank Tepanyaki
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Rented a cottage in Colyton and although it never stopped raining this 'Local' was top notch.Superb choice of Ale,good food and reasonably priced.The staff were memorable.Elliot,young and charming,Hannah,polite ,delightful in every way and lovely. Then we met the ebullient Natalie who will last long in...More

Thank geoffreybanwell
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We visited the Kingfisher pub whilst coastal walking and stayed in Colyton overnight. One of 3 pubs in the village, this was suggested as the best, or only place for an evening meal. With a lovely traditional country pub feel to it, a nice selection...More

Thank Rich S
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best country pubs that I have been in. Quaint little bar with great staff,it has a good restaurant with good quality food. It also has a dart board and a skittle alley witch you don't often see these days. I...More

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We recently visited this pub with friends. I had a salmon dish which was okay; my husband had gammons steak which was burnt, dry and turned up at the ends. Both our friends had sirloin steaks; these were inedible and left on the plate. They...More

Thank JULIE134
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi we are coming down to Colyton on Saturday will arrive around 7pm we have 2 children with us do you allow children in for meals after 7 pm
19 August 2016|
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Response from JOZO1307 | Reviewed this property |
yep and booking the way forward . have a lovely time its a gorgeous area with lots of things for the kids to do.
Hi. Do you have gluten free options for food?
11 May 2016|
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Response from JOZO1307 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I dont know but they are very helpful so give them call and ask if they can provide for you
Barbara C
Hi We are staying in Colyton next week. Are you dog friendly? Thanks Brian
31 August 2015|
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Response from Lucy D | Property representative |
Hi There. Thanks for your email. Yes we are dog friendly. The only place they can't go is in the restaurant. But you can bring them in and eat or drink in the bar area. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolphin Street | EX24 6NA, Colyton EX24 6NA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Colyton
  • Phone Number: +44 1297 552476
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Real Ale, great Food,
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