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River Cottage

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New Commercial Inn Trinity Square, Axminster EX13 5AN, England
+44 1297 630302
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Cookery class...seem mainly interested in the money

Stayed in hotel to attend course. After family stress Got day wrong by one day which I fully accept... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
pfos
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London, United Kingdom
Great Breakfast

The service was excellent and the breakfast was substantial and really good quality. The location... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yviestevie
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Kingswinford, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“the kitchen” (32 reviews)
“tractor ride” (29 reviews)
“cookery course” (23 reviews)
LOCATION
New Commercial Inn Trinity Square, Axminster EX13 5AN, England
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+44 1297 630302
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"tractor ride"
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"cookery course"
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"car park"
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"lamb"
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"bread"
in 27 reviews
"pudding"
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"cookery school"
in 12 reviews
"apple brandy"
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"head chef"
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"sunday lunch"
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"tv series"
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"dining experience"
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"great food"
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"soup"
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"farm house"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in hotel to attend course. After family stress Got day wrong by one day which I fully accept is my responsibilty However was never sent an e mail reminder the week before which is there policy. A couple at the hotel were on a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was excellent and the breakfast was substantial and really good quality. The location isn't great and Axminster itself is not somewhere I'd choose to visit

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had heard good things about River Cottage and so was really looking forward to a family lunch. The meals are more ‘taster portion’ size. I know HFW is advocating that we all try and reduce our food intake but this is taking it a bit...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

disappointing. Choice was limited and, considering the reputation opf the place, bland and uninteresting. Very much "emperors new clothes"

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I had dinner here. He's a fussy vegetarian and the food was perfect for him - not your run of the mill risotto/ pasta or goats cheese dishes but a good vegetarian offer (as we expected from River Cottage). My pork chop...More

Thank Weece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited while we were away on holiday with friends, 10 of us altogether were greeted in a lovely way and were more than happy to accommodate us including our children of various ages! We had delicious coffees & cakes and were served by friendly and...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Window Trees, our favourite band were playing at the River Cottage Canteen, Axminster on Friday. Great to eat, drink and listen to live music ( well I sang along most of the time!) Our friends had a great time too! Fave course was the...More

1  Thank Susan C
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

We were recommended to visit the River Cottage Canteen by our accommodation at Crafty Camping. Definitely recommend, we had a lovely evening meal for two, food was fantastic and timely and the environment was relaxed, the staff were attentive (but not overly so-if you know...More

1  Thank Polkadotcotton
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed both our dinner and breakfast at River Cottage. The staff were friendly and attentive offering excellent and knowledgeable service. The food was well prepared and nicely presented and the whole experience was one we’d recommend.

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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Called for lunch and was disappointed that we hadn't booked,asked to call back in 25 mins or we could go into the gardens and get a drink while waiting . We we called back we were shown to a table in the rear of the...More

Thank phillip r
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Peter B
9 November 2017|
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Response from RCHQ | Property representative |
Hi Peter, Yes you can, any day or time of the week. We just allow dogs in the front section of the restaurant. Thanks,
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