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Exeter, EX1 3PE
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Visiting Exeter can be an exciting trip with all the gorgeous landscapes and historical surroundings but the city also has many quality and award-winning restaurants. Its location means that restaurants benefit from fantastic locally sourced seafood and farm produce.

Below we’ve provided a selection of delicious options that we recommend are MUST tries:


A hidden gem with the entrance of the restaurant often being misleading, this venue has become one of Exeter’s most popular dining spots.  The menu includes classic British dishes but always delivered with the highest of quality with French and Mediterranean influences. A highlight of the venue has to be the featured Tudor Wall that dates back to 1600


Can’t decide what to have for dinner? At Princessshay there is something to satisfy everybody’s hunger with a selection of 12 top places to eat. Some of these include: Wagamama, Café Rouge, Giraffe, Nandos, Byron, YO!Sushi and Carluccios. If you have the weather then why not dine Alfresco and admire the stunning views of Exeter Cathedral. You can even enjoy some live music in this great place.


Fancy an international meal? At this top-rated Thai restaurant you will be more than satisfied with the wide choice of dishes where you can experience the flavours and service of authentic Thai cuisine in Exeter’s city centre. If there is a group of you, why not try their delicious platter meals, plenty to share with a selection of starters and curries. You can be certain that you’ll enjoy your visit to this modern and spacious restaurant.


This is a really modern restaurant that reaches into its Scandinavian roots. The key here is simplicity - with its minimal styled interior mixed with good ingredients served in a simple British way. Grab a tasty breakfast or enjoy a three-course meal for dinner, KuPP is open all day for customers to eat, drink and socialise. KuPP caters to all and offers a unique Scandi dining experience.


This American diner chain is taking over the South West. Inspired by street food and great drinks in America, you’ll find it difficult to leave here hungry. The quirky menu adds to the cool interior design with its industrial bare brick walls and wooden box booths to sit in. Hubbox serves delicious gourmet dogs which are made using 100% oak smoked pork, massive dry-aged beef burgers and selection of fully loaded fries. Could you tackle their ‘Dirty Double’ hot dog with added pulled pork, cheese, slaw and special Hub sauce!?


If you’re looking to taste fresh and local cuisine, you won’t be disappointed here. You’ll find the restaurant on Topsham Quay with gorgeous sights looking over the River Exe whilst you sit and enjoy your meal in this relaxed restaurant. They have a daily changing menu meaning it depends what is in season or available but they pride themselves in serving the freshest seafood or exciting meats. Whether it’s for lunch or dinner, The Gallery’s excellent and friendly team will be waiting for your arrival with a smile.

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