Best Pubs in Exeter

Expert recommended Top 3 Pubs in Exeter, UK. All of our pubs face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes local reviews, history, trading standards, ratings, satisfaction, trust, price and their general excellence. Only the bee's knees!


2 John Street, Exeter EX1 1BL

Beer, Red Wines, White Wines, Rose Wines, Whisky, Gin, Rum, Brandy, Tequila, Vodka, Champagne, Spirits, Ciders, Cocktails, Mocktails, Sandwiches, Burgers, Sides, Salads, Puddings, Mushroom Soup, Soft and Hot Drinks & Chicken Wings

The Fat Pig offers fat sandy fest bank holiday street-party ale & cider festival + music, meat & merriment noon till late Saturday and Sunday. The bright pub and brewhouse that raises its pigs and uses local produce on a European menu. This is a great pub with a lively, cheerful feel, high-quality food and a fine choice of drinks.

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Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Sun 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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New North Road, Exeter EX4 4AH

Since 1996

Absolut Vanilia Vodka, Mojito, Beer, Cappuccino, Hot Chocolate, Tequila, Whisky, Brandy, Cheese and Tomato Panini, Chicken Breast Wrap, Jacket Potato with Chilli Con Carne, Italian Tomato/Basil Soup, Southern-Fried Chicken Strips, British Beef Lasagne, Quinoa Salad, Mediterranean Vegetable Lasagne, Bangers and Mash & British Beef Chilli Con Carne

The Imperial is a traditional pub in a former hotel with barrel-vaulted conservatory space, for real ales and pub grub. The pub is open for breakfast until noon and offers free refills (all day every day) on tea and Lavazza coffee. The Imperial pub has championed a wide range of drinks, including real ales, craft beers, gins and soft drinks. Deli deals are available. They offer free wifi, plasma screens & step chair access.


Sun - Thurs 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri & Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 am

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Bonhay Road, Exeter EX4 3AB

Since 2010

Chase Le Fizz, Limoncello Prosecco, Kir Royale, Cappuccino, Brandy, Cask Ales, Gin, Bottled Ciders, Norcott' Cider, Bottled Beers, Soft Drinks, Sparkling Wine, Ponsard Champagne, Red Wine, White and Rose Wines, Toast with Butter, Marmalade/jam, Eggs Benedict, Beer Battered Fish and Chip, Jerk Chicken Burger & Dressed Side Salad

Mill on the Exe is an excellent pub with a beautiful riverside location in the cathedral city of Exeter. It is located within 10 minutes walk of the main St. David's Railway. The Mill on the Exe is a great spot for drinking, eating, meeting and partying. The pub's design is flexible and can be cosy and casual or spacious and corporate. They can accommodate for a quiet meal for two or a private party for 70 people. They have good disabled access, and disabled toilets, on both floors. They offer a main course carvery for £10.95 only.

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Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm

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