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The Culm Valley Inn

The Riverside, Culmstock, Cullompton EX15 3JJ, England
+44 1884 840354
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Riverside, Culmstock, Cullompton EX15 3JJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on the off chance on the first day of our holiday. We had been delayed by the closed bridge arriving 10 minutes before food service ended. Staff were very understanding and took our order. Very much appreciated, lovely lunch. As a result we...More

Thank Bilesy
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a place we go to regularly and will continue to do so. I think we have eaten here 10 - 12 times. There are some lovely walks along the river and there is nothing quite like finishing off a walk at the pub....More

Thank Geoffrey A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve just got home after having the most amazing meal at the Culm Vally. It was such a fantastic atmosphere and the food was fantastic. I’ll be back ASAP!!

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

Thanks for nice comments...everything we do is made in our own kitchens by our own staff - freshly prepared for you..... See you soon..

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived there hopefully for dinner. Admittedly, they were busy, but the staff were unhelpful and very amateurish. The pub was very dirty. The cushions around the window seat were disgustingly filthy. A deep clean would not go amiss. We decided against eating there. Cannot...More

Thank josephinegregory254
Dave H, Owner at The Culm Valley Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Yet again another perfect demonstration of everything that is wrong with "drip advisor" firstly I know that you did not book at the pub tonight, I know this because I wrote up tonights table plans myself and you were not on it....what you have actually...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely village pub on the side of a river with good walks and views in many directions. The service was ok if the staff were new, so giving the benefit of the doubt. The ale was kept well but served short and had a...More

1  Thank Jackraf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was really delicious and tasted home made. The tomato soup with the garlic bread was absolutely delicious and would recommend to anyone. The atmosphere was not too loud but not completely dead either. The staff were friendly and when I requested to move...More

Thank Az B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I was looking for a dog friendly spot to stop for lunch on the way down to Cornwall and I came across this place on the internet. It looked so lovely we decided to stay overnight and we weren't disappointed. Rooms are stylish (and although...More

1  Thank Clare D
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We were staying nearby and walked here down country lanes and found it difficult to get a cab back but the lady behind the bar was v helpful and we got one eventually (At high cost, bit of niche market there i think!). This pub...More

1  Thank Sarah L
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great location next to River Culm offering traditional pub atmosphere, really tasty and well cooked food, bustling atmosphere and really friendly service.

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 29 June 2018 via mobile

Excellent restaurant/pub. Great home cooked food at reasonable price. Polite helpful staff. Lovely indoor area or can sit in conservatory or outside. Right next to a bridge where you can go underneath and walk in the river, great way to cool off. Reasonable size car...More

Thank Natalie_vale5
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Jill F
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, 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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, View
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
  • E-mail
A wonderfully eclectic, funky country pub specialising in wholesome locally sourced food and superb crafted beers.
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