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The Fortescue Inn

Union Street | Salcombe, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
+44 1548 842868
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pie” (19 reviews)
“seafood chowder” (11 reviews)
“steak” (23 reviews)
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CUISINES
Pizza, British, Pub, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Union Street | Salcombe, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
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1 - 10 of 362 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic place... was made to feel so welcome from the minute we arrived to departure... Room was lovely, breakfast superb and we decided to eat in the restaurant, which we thoroughly enjoyed... five stars all round and a big yes we would definitely...More

Thank Steven L
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, thank you very much for your review Hope to see you again Best regards David

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently visited with friends during a weekend stay in Salcombe. Cannot fault food and service. Seafood platter exceptional.

Thank Colin N
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your kind review Best regards David

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely 2 nights spent here, staff were so helpful & friendly, food was really good and the room has been done to a high standard. Definitely recommend it.

Thank Tooseysusie
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for the recommendation Best regards David

Reviewed 7 November 2017

The pizzas are very good, we really enjoyed them and would definitely have them again. Good choice of beer and wine too. Nice relaxed venue and pleasant staff.

Thank Alandrich
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your review It is good for the staff to get positive feedback when it is due Best regards David

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Excellent in all respects for a reasonably priced B& B in this quite expensive town. Staff are very welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. A very good breakfast and it is well worth considering staying for an evening meal. However it is advisable to...More

Thank DAVID E
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you so much for your kind review Best regards David

Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

The Fortescue was very busy during the half-term week but service was friendly and welcoming and food came in good time. There is a good selection of food on offer including a specials board and it was hot and very tasty. They came to the...More

Thank LottieHols79
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your review Yes I will organise a takeaway menu for the future Thanks for the constructive feedback Best regards David

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Never had a bad meal here. Service has improved I’m pleased to say. Pizza are fantastic and I can also recommend steak pie and gammon. Will be back again soon

Thank pjz9472
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for the feedback Best regards David

Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Home made food quality, a great pie of the day choice, but also with good steaks and pizzas. Beer good with a great choice of Gins!

Thank David M
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Pleased you enjoyed our Inn Thank you for the feedback Best regards David

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Firstly, don't be put off by the outside this pub exceeded my expectations. Seems to be run/managed by a younger than average landlord with young staff but, on the whole, they were pretty good. Food was above average (my wife and I ate everything that...More

Thank rstand21a
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for the kind review and feedback We try to be friendly and relaxed as are very much a pub I will pass on to try and be aware of serving customers in turn Hope to see you again Best regards David

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Quality food served here by friendly and attentive staff. I had the curry of the day which was Thai red curry with king prawn and monkfish which was delicious. Marked down one star as there was a problem with my booking which needed us to...More

Thank T0by_0n_T0ur
David M, Owner at The Fortescue Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Thank you for your kind feedback Apologies for the mix up and glad we could fit you in Thank you for waiting Hope to see you again Best regards David

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Allan B
18 September 2017|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
Hi, yes most of the rooms are dog friendly Best regards David
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jop41
27 March 2017|
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Response from Ben H |
Hi yes we do and we would always advise booking especially during the school holidays Best regards David
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angela d
20 February 2017|
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Response from David M | Property representative |
unfortunately not but we do offer parking permits if you stay in one of our hotel rooms best regards ben
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$9 - US$28
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Union Street | Salcombe, Salcombe TQ8 8BZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Salcombe
  • Phone Number: +44 1548 842868
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Description
Pub with rooms serving fresh local food both inside and out,excellent hand made pizza, particularly busy during the summer months
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