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The Lazy Toad Inn

) #1 of 2 Restaurants in Brampford Speke $$ - $$$ , British,
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
+44 1392 841591
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pudding” (24 reviews)
“beef” (22 reviews)
“sunday roast” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lovely lunch with my dad here today. He had the monk fish, which he said was delicious and I had the roast beef which was cooked to perfection. We had dessert outside and sat in the warm sun by the roses. Warm treacle tart...More

Thank Sally E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The evening was very enjoyable as meeting up with 6 friends . Food was very good and nicely presented. Atmosphere pleasant but a little crowded as far as tables go.

Thank barbarajanesencer
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate with a group of friends and although we had booked a table in the bar, there had been a miscommunication between staff and we had been put in the restaurant, which was an issue as we had a dog. The staff did however...More

Thank cook284
Harriet_Daly, Owner at The Lazy Toad Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We do state on the menu that groups of 7 or more will have a discretionary service charge added on to the bill. This is also stated at the bottom of the bill.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Lazy Toad is a welcoming gastro pub within striking distance of Exeter. Regular menu plus daily specials board is offered. Those with allergens well catered for. The wine list had the usual crowd pleasers but aligning with their use of local produce, would be...More

Thank UkHolly_day
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Lazy Toad is set in a quintessentially English West Country village. From lovely front cobbled garden there is a view of both a proper church tower and a thatched cottage roof. The village itself, Brampford Speke is about 20 minutes from the cathedral city...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to the Lazy Toad and we can't wait to go again. Lovely surroundings, friendly staff and really good food. Locally sourced produce - fresh and delicious. We all chose from the Specials Board and everything was excellent. We will be going back...More

Thank Jacqui M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent evening here last night. The food was done extremely well and clearly used top quality local ingredients. The staff were friendly and welcoming and the pub itself was fantastic. Looking forward to returning soon, hopefully to sit in the garden which...More

Thank Toby W
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch. Great atmosphere, service, and the food is spectacular and worth the money. In an increasingly mediocre sector this establishment does the basics very well- go there....all of you....well? What are you waiting for?

Thank John J
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Casual impromptu Saturday evening meal with a friend. Welcoming and warm reception from the staff and FANTASTIC food. Definitely be back, food was great, lots of choice (all looked lovely) and local ingredients. Can't praise the warm, friendly atmosphere enough. Thanks lazy toaders!!!

Thank Tom W
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Just had a birthday dinner at the Lazy Toad. As always the food was delicious and the staff gave me a decorated plate wishing me happy birthday - what a lovely touch! This is one of my favourite places to eat - local food, well...More

Thank AMcG2014
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Matt S
Hi I'm wondering if you have any facilities to keep a 1 year old entertained whilst we're waiting for the food to arrive? thanks
21 March 2017|
Response from Craig K | Reviewed this property |
I would have said no, though they have a lovely garden which no doubt could keep them busy (under supervision).
Julie C
PS Sorry my dates did not appear - flexible at moment but from 27th February approx for 1 lady for 1 or 2 nights possibly - or beg March even Thanks Julie c
14 February 2015|
Response from thelazytoadinn | Property representative |
Hi Julie, You can view our menu on our website using the link on the page. We have no availability for the weekend of 27th and 28th February. If you have any further queries please do not hesitate to get in touch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$34
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brampford Speke, Brampford Speke, Exeter EX5 5DP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Exeter  >  Brampford Speke
  • Phone Number: +44 1392 841591
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