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The Jack In The Green Inn

London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
+44 1404 822240
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
“tasting menu” (20 reviews)
“prawn cocktail” (13 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
European, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
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Reviewed yesterday

First visit to this much lauded Devon pub and it didn't disappoint. Car park full (always good sign!) and warm welcome from the landlord. Ordered light meal and drinks. Pub has lots of hidden rooms for eating not obvious from the bar entry and was...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank J43BPpatb
Reviewed 1 week ago

The family for some years have met for a birthday lunch and it gives me no pleasure to submit a negative review. Firstly regular diners will see that the menu changes very little over the year. On this occasion the starters chosen by all of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Robert M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have eaten here a number of times, each and every time the quality of the meal and the friendliness/attentiveness of the staff is always perfect. The first time a I ate here (a number of years ago) i thought the meal was a little...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Angus H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is my favourite in Exeter, so classy, fantastic atmosphere, friendly staff and amazing food and presentation. Would highly recommend this for a special meal or an evening for two.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank k8y3005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First visit and will certainly not be the last. Great food, excellent service in a very nice relaxing environment. All our dishes were first rate and a special mention goes to the cauliflower and cheese soup starter and pheasant main. The Totally Devon offer of...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Monument
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for a birthday dinner and had a very enjoyable evening. The meal on the whole was delicious however the Milk Chocolate Parfait let the meal down it was over set verging on rubbery which was a great shame as the rest of the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank gosling106
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

No reservation on a Sunday managed to squeeze for the best roast I've ever had. Everyone cooked to perfection wait times not an issue and great selection of beer

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 231deanw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for an early Sunday lunch and were greeted warmly by a young team. The difference from many other country pubs and restaurants was they had an air of confidence and professionalism. The appetizer was presented beautifully and the roast lamb and chicken was...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Paul D
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

We had the tasting menu and we were not disappointed. The welcome and service is first class. The food was fantastic, correct portion sizes for the tasting menu with great combinations. I would always highly recommended the JITG if you would a quality meal.

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank markbh1971
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

The food was good, which in this part of the world, is rare - so I can understand the other positive reviews ... BUT: (1) The menu was so long so as to be slightly bewildering; I just don’t know why restaurants feel like they...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank happyreviewer5678
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Questions & Answers
Julia H
1 April 2017|
Response from milstead01 | Reviewed this property |
I don't it's the type of place to take a dog. I do speak as a dog owner!
13 July 2016|
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Response from andre b | Reviewed this property |
I would say this is more of a fine dinning experience and whilst I am sure they would cater for children eating with you it isn't really a family restaurant so to speak.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$72 - US$72
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Exeter EX5 2EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1404 822240
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