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Great Western Hotel

St David's Station

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Premises Description

Hotel/Pub; Loco Bar and Brunel Restaurant open to non-residents.

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Opening Times


Monday5.00 pm - Midnight
Tuesday5.00 pm - Midnight
Wednesday5.00 pm - Midnight
Thursday5.00 pm - Midnight
FridayNoon - 1.00 am
SaturdayNoon - 1.00 am
Sunday5.00 pm - Midnight

Meal Times

Mon No Service
Tue - Sun 5.30pm - 9.30pm

About the Pub

The building dated from 1840 and is next to St David's railway station. The two ground floors bars and the Karma Indian restaurant which is attached to the bars have all been refurbished to a high standard and has a variety of tables and soft chairs. A log fire is now in situ in the main bar. Accommodation on the upper floors is being refurbished and until further notice is not in use. Up to six real ales are on offer. It has a good community atmosphere and easy access to the main bar and restaurant is available for wheelchair users. Disabled toilets are also available. The Karma restaurant offers fine Indian cuisine. A two times winner of CAMRA branch pub of the year.

Regular ales

This pub serves 5 regular beers.

  • Dartmoor Jail Ale
  • Dartmoor Legend
  • Exeter Avocet
  • Pitchfork
  • Quantock QPA

Changing ales

This pub serves 2 changing beers.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • MemberDiscountScheme Member Discount Scheme

    10p off a pint on production of membership card.

  • LocAle LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • DisabledAccess Disabled Access
  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden

    Outdoor area, not a garden.

  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • FunctionRoom Function Room
  • Newspapers Newspapers
  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Restaurant Restaurant Area
  • WiFi Wifi

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Great Western Hotel

St David's Station

Sat Nav Reference

50.730556, -3.542195

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  • <Bus Close to Bus Routes
  • <Station Close to Railway Station

Nearby Bus Routes (100m)

5 and 6

Nearby Station (200m)

Exeter St David's

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Great Western Hotel, Exeter (Photo: Pete Horn 18/05/2019)

Great Western Hotel

St David's Station

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • Member Discount Scheme
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Quiet Pub
  • Disabled Access
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Function Room
  • Newspapers
  • Real Fire
  • Restaurant Area
  • Wifi
  • Close to Bus Routes
  • Close to Railway Station

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