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The Beer Engine

) #19 of 417 Restaurants in Exeter $$ - $$$ , British,
The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
+44 1392 851282
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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“stuffing” (5 reviews)
“pudding” (18 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Called here after daughters graduation. Good menu choice at reasonable cost. Relaxed atmosphere but very attentive and prompt service.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our favourite pub and you can get the train out from Exeter at certain times. Will the landlord has turned this pub into such a lovely relaxed place, it's definitely worth a visit. Sunday lunch is served all day and such good value - be...More

Thank Lazydays0105
Reviewed 6 days ago

Wow! We visited this pub twice this weekend - as friends had our daughter for a sleepover and then we bought them to the pub as a treat to say thank you, as we were so impressed. Our Saturday visit was my husband and I....More

Thank ShelleyKing
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great country pub. Quiet surroundings but great atmosphere. Excellent local beer and cider as well a good range of wines and different gin. Food good value and varied, menu and blackboard options. Staff welcoming, helpful with old fashioned values nothing is too much trouble. We...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited just a few weeks ago and had an excellent meal/ evening Went along with friends and had a "squashed' in table and when we asked if we could sit elsewhere we were told all other tables were booked As I'd previously had perfect fish...More

Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 1 week ago

Slightly out of the way but a gem pub. Make the effort to find it. Great beer and equally great food. Used to be a special treat to visit in my student days at Exeter. Still Great now.

Thank Nigel W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We regularly return to this pub. Helpful friendly staff, great menu, freshly cooked food. Never fails to please and great value for money. Top tip, book in advance at weekends.

Thank Rosieflowers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Six of us eat here last night and all the meals were delicious. 2 had fish special, 2 had chicken & chorizo pie, 1 meat pie and 1 pork special. Everyone said how tasty all the meals were. Absolutely loved the green veg (mange tout,...More

Thank DevonMimi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had lunch here yesterday which was really good.Also pimms tasted super & well presented.From the minute we arrived to deserts the staff were brilliant,we will not hesitate returning.Thankyou for a lovely visit & of course the beautiful weather to sit out on the balcony...More

Thank 295morts
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely pub, food wasn't as good as expected but still nice. They are accommodating when substituting food off the menu due to preferences or dietary requirements. Staff friendly and location beautiful

Thank nocchio16
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Questions & Answers
31 May 2017|
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Response from Thebeerengine | Property representative |
Dear DevonFoxtrotone, We are most definitely open each and every Monday lunchtime for food from 12-3pm and thereafter we serve bar snacks such as scotch eggs, sausage-rolls, whitebait and pate to name a few. We look... More
1 May 2017|
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Response from Buddy54321 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah and there all lush 😊
14 March 2017|
Response from Thebeerengine | Property representative |
Dear Eaglelily, Our address is: The Beer Engine Newton St Cyres EX5 5AX Regards, The Beer Engine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Beer Engine Newton ST, Exeter EX5 5AX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 851282
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Cosy gastropub and brewery with a covered balcony, tiered garden and a menu of locally sourced British dishes.
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