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The Coach and Horses

) #12 of 104 Restaurants in Bideford $$ - $$$ , British,
Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
+44 1237 451395
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (22 reviews)
“curries” (11 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
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Reviews (217)
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1 - 10 of 217 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed in Buckland Brewer for a week. We eat in the pub most nights and the food was fabulous. The landlord and all the locals made us feel welcome and we will definitely be going back

Thank KevinWaters66
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had meals here a couple of times and they were always delicious. It's a tiny pub, but it makes up for it with the friendliness of the welcome, a good range of ale, and great food.

Thank Ray N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So we had made two previous attempts to visit The Coach and Horses but it maintains tradition pub opening time during the day so it seems. However got in there last night. First impressions, as with the opening times, a tradition country pub with a...More

Thank NigelandSandi
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in a friendly welcoming pub, landlord and locals. Great beer and food. Dog friendly. The best thing I can say is that I would have this as my local

Thank Nigel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here while we were on holiday in the area. Quaint little pub and the curries were great. Specials board was very varied too, we were spoilt for choice!

1  Thank Celtic_Princess33
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had visitors from the big country, (U.S.) we wanted to impress them. We did, or rather the Coach and Horses did!. a lovely evening in a great West Country pub. Fantastic food, great service, lovely atmosphere, The choice on the menu was wide, the...More

Thank jane292
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Lovely pub - good menu choice and specials. Friendly staff. In the main food good however sauté potatoes were horrid and left me feeling disappointed . Pudding choice good - black current sorbet fantastic

Thank Clare M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We visited with a dog, so sat in the bar area, very pleasant and unlike some places we have been in as holiday makers, we were greeted warmly. Food was superb - have not had a home made meat pie like that with perfect gravy...More

1  Thank Jakki A
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Visited with a dog and two under tens. Pub comes across as one for the locals-barman (owner?) knows every face, but we were made to feel very welcome. Food was lovely, i had the steak from their specials bored and on a week's holiday where...More

Thank tarapatel06
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Found on the way back from somewhere else. Me and the wife were feeling peckish and this great looking pub appeared suddenly in the windscreen . so we thought- why not? The food was very tasty but more importantly they had nice cider. There is...More

Thank MrWhitborough
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Buckland Road | Nr. Bideford, North Devon, Bideford EX39 5LU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Torridge  >  Bideford
  • Phone Number: +44 1237 451395
  • E-mail
The Coach & Horses Inn at Buckland Brewer in North Devon is set amongst the beautiful Devon countryside, with Exmoor on one side, Dartmoor the other and the lovely sandy beaches of the North Devon coast within a few minutes drive. The ideal location for a perfect traditional free house.
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