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The Blue Anchor

$$ - $$$, British,
83 Fore Street, Brixham TQ5 8AH, England
+44 1803 859373
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
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“sunday roast” (6 reviews)
“pies” (3 reviews)
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Bar, British, Pub
$$ - $$$
83 Fore Street, Brixham TQ5 8AH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We’d heard this pub had new tenants so we visited it last night – Monday 15th May - at about 10pm. As we approached the bar there was a massive black and white Dalmatian dog stretched out in front of it. No attempt was made...More

Thank JodyAusten
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely oldie world feel about it, friendly too ..... great beer and good music . Plenty of character . Well worth the visit .

Thank Katrina T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A friendly welcome here at the Blue Anchor. We understand it has recently changed hands and we were impressed by the staff. We always visit here for a pint when visiting Brixham.

Thank berkshirelass99
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Popped in here a few times whilst staying in Brixham Easter weekend. Quite hard to get a table but if you manage too it’s a nice cosy pub! Enjoyed the atmosphere and would recommend 🍻

Thank Toyah1
Reviewed 29 March 2018

The weather was cold but so was the welcome in this pub. There were plenty of locals at the bar but we felt like intruders and the barman did nothing to make us feel welcome. We sat in a cold and draughty pub, finished our...More

Thank mjandg1
Reviewed 27 January 2018

This is a lovely cosy pub with a great, friendly atmosphere. They offer a discount on beer if you have a CAMRA membership card. The pub is dog friendly. Cash only - don't accept card.

Thank LondonLassE1
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

They have Friendly staff and a cozy atmosphere. Lovely food. Brilliantly funny new staff. They have great music and events. Always such a laugh.

Thank Rach23110
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Met up with friends and spent evening here. Lovely cosy bar. Very friendly staff. Our favourite in the harbour

Thank KimFx
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Great atmosphere accompanied by excellent live music. Cosy traditional pub with associated atmosphere.

Thank Dave G
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Called in for Sunday lunch which was excellent and very reasonably priced. Friendly locals in bar and comfortable dining area. Beers all good. Certainly recommend for Sunday lunch.

Thank welshpeej
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83 Fore Street, Brixham TQ5 8AH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Brixham
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 859373
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