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The Culm Valley Inn

The Riverside, Culmstock, Cullompton EX15 3JJ, England
+44 1884 840354
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (19 reviews)
“steak” (18 reviews)
“ciabatta” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
The Riverside, Culmstock, Cullompton EX15 3JJ, England
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1 - 10 of 298 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Had lunch here with friends. Upon arrival we were shown to a table in the restaurant area. The weather on the day alternated between bright sunshine and very heavy dark showers. The light in the restaurant was dim. The lunch menu was displayed on a...More

Thank Mick B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Accommodation very poor -breakfast is not in the pub but a good walk over the bridge and a few 100 yards further. Fine if it;s not raining but it was hammering down the morning we were there and they don't put this on the website....More

Thank s w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely meal here with friends last night. I went for the vegetarian baked aubergine dish which looked amazing but wasn’t quite as exciting taste wise as I’d hoped but then I’m not a vegetarian so perhaps my tastebuds are accustomed to stronger flavours....More

Thank 72vintage
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for you valued feedback, we appreciate honesty and factually correct comments - the Spanish Fish Stew is a must...see you soon we hope.

Reviewed 5 October 2018

The beer was great. But crisps were £1.40 a small packet! Think hard before adding a snack should you visit!

1  Thank DumnoniiNomad
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Yes our beer is great thanks!!

Reviewed 17 September 2018

Visited here for first time on the beer festival evening. Booked a meal beforehand. Food was excellent and staff very friendly. Great atmosphere, especially when a ‘customer’ took to the piano! Will definitely return!

Thank pam p
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your lovely feedback, we hope to be able to repeat upon your return...

Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Drove 30 miles for lunch - arrivived at 1:35 told they stop serving food at 2pm so couldn’t serve us!

4  Thank Janie Y
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I have responded to you on several different feedback platforms so much so that the ends of my fingers hurt from typing.....have a look at Google!

Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We visited today and had a wonderful lunch - it was delicious and very good value for money. We weren’t rushed and enjoyed a relaxed time chilling in the window :)

Thank Lucy-Anne N
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks your kind comments they are very helpful to us all.....see you again we hope...

Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

We often visit the Culm Valley Inn, and are yet to have a negative experience. It’s a very friendly welcoming pub, with a great atmosphere and polite staff. Today we went there for lunch, and our meals were on the table within 5 minutes of...More

Thank N R
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

"Proper pub" we like that, thank you....

Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Went here for dinner was really looming forward to eat here again as we had a lovely Sunday roast here previously we had booked a table and were put out in the conservatory the bar was very busy and spilled outside with many drinkers so...More

Thank devonlass775
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2018

Hi there, thank you for your honest and frank feedback, we welcome all feedback and treat it accordingly, in this instance it would seem that the steaks you have ordered were just not good enough quality and for that I apologise and I will personally...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Never been here before - what an excellent place. Looking forward to my next visit - top quality food. Don't tell your friends!?!

Thank 192pb
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Sssshhhh it's a secret.....cheers, lovely feedback

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JillF979
28 April 2018|
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Response from Dave H | Property representative |
HI there, yes we are open for food Monday evening but you should book - 01884 799823, cheers, Dave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Riverside, Culmstock, Cullompton EX15 3JJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Cullompton  >  Culmstock
  • Phone Number: +44 1884 840354
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Description
A wonderfully eclectic, funky country pub specialising in wholesome locally sourced food and superb crafted beers.
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