The Seven Stars

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WHAT

Pub

WHERE

A38, Junction Kennford; 3 mins

WHEN

Mon-Thurs 4pm-11pm
Fri 3pm-midnight
Sat noon–midnight
Sun noon-9pm

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    Dog friendly

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    Kid friendly

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    Disabled access

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    Free WiFi for visitors

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    Vegetarian or vegan options

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    Gluten-free options

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    Parking available onsite

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    Recycling/sustainability practices

A38

You’ll wish the Seven Stars was your local. West country ales, cider, gin and award winning food at a reasonable price. Natives chatter at the bar and shoot pool, whilst couples and families fill the dining-room tables. A weekly quiz and even monthly barber haircuts reinforce community links and open-door policy. The interior is quirky-rustic: leather chesterfield next to the log-burner, a table fashioned from an old pub mirror, metro tiles behind the bar and a grandfather clock in the corner. At the back there’s a wonderful secret garden with sheltered wooden booths, deck chairs and AstroTurf lawn.

Food is a couple of notches up from pub grub and the menu changes with the seasons with a focus on local and sustainable produce: expect lamb, mussels and vibrant vegetables in summer; venison, duck, mackerel and root vegetables in winter. Pub favourites – sausage and mash, pie of the moment, cod and chips – are available year round. Pizzas are some of the best (and biggest!) in Exeter and are available all day to eat in or takeaway.

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