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River Cottage Canteen

Overview

The famous River Cottage Canteen showcases the very best of South West produce, with menus changing daily.

What makes it special

  • Best of south west produce
  • Daily menus

Monday and Tuesday - 9am - 5pm
Wednesday to Saturday - 9am - 11pm
Sunday - 9am - 5pm

Hostels nearby

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YHA Beer

Library/Quiet room
YHA Exclusive Hire
Garden / grounds

River Cottage Canteen

Axminster , Devon, EX13 5AN

Map references

OS Grid Ref: SY 29694 98540

Lat/Lng: 50.78212, -2.998486

Contact information

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River Cottage HQ

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