Giraffe - Exeter
Feel good set menu: £9.95/£12.95
Enjoy a 2-course set menu for £9.95 or a 3-course set menu
for £12.95 at Giraffe including the vegan Up-Beet Burger!
Terms and Conditions: Maximum of 20 diners. Includes Tax, excludes service.
Valid For: 1 - 20 people
Starts: 31 January 2019
Ends: 31 July 2019
Availability: Daily 17:00-22:00
Lovely place to sit and watch people go by. Menu options looked great but the teriyaki beef salad I had was a little disappointing. Kids meal was good value and it came with a great toy (not a rubbish price of plastic but a quality animal figure) There was only 3 of us and service was automatically added to the bill, personally I would prefer it to not be.
Underwhelming and relatively expensive food, presentation on the dish was messy (salad dressing all up the sides of the bowl for instance); waitress asked us to stack and pass down plates at the end of the meal... Only good point were the drinks, the 'homemade' lemonade was nice.
this restaurant was recommended to me a few weeks ago . I visited it with my daughter and son in law. We were so impressed with the overall service and the food was great, so many different flavours that blended together . We really enjoyed it.
A friend came to stay for a few days last week so I booked for the two of us, like me she really enjoyed the food , it was delicious . We also had the Churros for desert , I wil definitely make it a regular haunt when family and friends visit and I shall dine there on my own as the staff are so friendly and helpful..
I would not hesitate to reccomend Giraffe to all my friends and family as you can be sure of a fab meal and great service.
Food was fantastic. Kids cleared their plates! BOGOF voucher was a huge bonus!
There was a little bit of waiting for a pre-dinner drinks request to be taken, but after that everything went well. Additionally, we were very pleased that Giraffe is one of the few places in Exeter that honoured a TasteCard discount on a Saturday Evening.
The Lovely Olives starters really did live up to their name - deep and soft tasting with a rich oily flavour. After this, the Freekah Salad was 'packed' with chicken and the Malay Tofu Curry was nicely adorned with not too many chillies making it truly exceptional. A nice touch was the fact that as the draught beers were unavailable on the night we were charged the same price for a bottled alternative consisting of the same quantity. Peroni Beers are something to savour and not rush, and this did have a truly emollient effect on the whole experience.
We will search you out on our next trip to Exeter.
First time at Giraffe and it will be the last time. Service was very slow with me asking after a 20 min wait for our drinks order. My table was booked for 6.30 for a partly of 4. I would like to point out the restaurant was dead with only 4 customers sitting down. Main meals basic and looked dried out. To be honest wetherspoons food is better and half the price. I really wished I went next door to Nando's as the atmosphere, service and food would have been better. Oh and the £9 service charge on the bill was a joke also!
The first time we have experienced poor service. Restuarant was very quiet, had to remind staff several times for orders and they were forgetful. They included a service charge on the bill (for only 2 people) on the amount of the bill before discount
Food took too long to come out and was not very hot when it did.
10% service charge added to bill without asking, only 4 diners.
Portion size was very poor
Many thanks to Monica who gave great service. Very professional and extremely pleasant
The food was lovely as always, but the service was very slow considering there were 3 tables in and 2 staff on. The drinks took over 5 minutes to be bought to our table after they were made!
We do not go to Giraffe often but when we do we always enjoy it. The staff were excellent and nothing was too much trouble.
We’ve had breakfast at giraffe many a time & been pleased. However dinner was poor. We waited at our table for 25mins before anyone even took our order. Our drinks sat on the bar for over 10mins. It would have been quicker just to get them ourselves. The burgers were on special - there was nothing special about them. You could see the brioche buns were past their best & were dry as stale bread. The burgers were mediocre. For a quiet Tuesday night the service was unforgivably poor. And we felt ignored. Certainly wouldn’t recommend based on our experience. A real shame
Lovely food! Service was quite slow though and I also didn’t appreciate the added ‘gratuity’ that was just expected.
I went here for a mothers day meal, which was pleasant. The food was freshly prepared and delicious. The staff were friendly and helpful but my only niggle was that we we sat down and were expected to know what we wanted to order straight away, so it felt a bit pushy. Other than that, the food was nice and my children enjoyed it too.
Good service, it was quite busy so they were a little slow, but that’s just one of those things! Once ordered, the food came out really quickly. The food more than made up for it though! Super tasty and well worth the wait!
The meal was only luke warm and the service was poor. Even though it was buy one get one free we still felt it was bad value. When we got the bill at the end to see service charge that just finished it off.
Really good food. The staff was friendly and efficient. Very good sized portions as well.
Excellent food and great professional services. Definitely be visiting again. Thank you for a lovely evening.
Lovely helpful waiter, good food and good price with offer, toilets weren't good and needed a good clean and smelt like a public lavatory - shame as everything else was great.
Delicious food.. A little something for everyone. Great service, punctual and polite.
The atmosphere was beautiful. The food tasted lovely. The only thing I was not 100% pleased with was the portion size of our meals for the price we payed... Abit pricey.
Staff was lovely though and liked it. Nice evening.
Although not @ Exeter
Basingstoke was excellent
Food @ Exeter not the best
a few things on the menu weren't available, service was slow .
Our main course Nachos seemed a bit stale and no/ or not much salsa on them.
Staff tried there hardest tho.
Lovely service & tasty food Used voucher which made it very good value too!!!!!
Had a really lovely lunch and the staff were very accommodating for us with our pushchairs and getting highchairs. Really lovely friendly staff and will definitely be telling friends to go!!
Great food and ok service. I will be back again 2 for 1 voucher was great value
The service was very good with a friendly welcome from a happy man. Food and drinks were delivered quite quickly and were tasty. Also offers student discount, which is always a plus! 10/10 would recommend.
Great food, great service and a lovely atmosphere. I would definitely recommend it to anyone.
Slow service, food not hot, chicken dry, warm brownie was cold.
My children were given plastic cups and plastic straws! Not necessary to give out single use plastics.
Won't be going back.
Good value with voucher otherwise expensive but meal was very nice and wine £10 bottle
Lovely meal just felt they needed more staff serving.
Food was good, came out hot and quickly! I felt it was very cramped - a lot of tables on top of each other, made it a little uncomfortable.
Our main server was very attentive- however we were still eating our starters when the main meal arrived! Nothing was said until we alerted the server of this - to which he blamed the main server for not ordering correctly - he promptly placed our meals on the table and left!!!!!! Not impressed!
Two of us had lamb tagines which were quite dry- two of us had burgers which were very tasty.
Overall I would not recommend to my friends/family.
We had nice food, the staff were friendly, however it was very cold in the restaurant.
Booked a table for 3, it was very busy and was seated at a 2 seater table with an extra chair added- very squashed in the corner next to the coat stand area with the hanging wet coats hanging over the back of me and right by the kitchen hatch.
Order was swiftly taken for food and drinks and were delivered fairly quickly. Burgers were nice but the rack of ribs just average - tasted just like a jar sauce over the top of them and very expensive for what they were.
No one asked if we wanted anymore drinks which was poor.
Would I visit again - will try somewhere different next time.
We met up with friends and had a very enjoyable lunch. Tasty choices and good value all round.
Food was very good! Unfortunately it was the service which let the overall visit down.. we booked a table and arrived on time to find many staff members keep walking past whilst standing in the door way with no one even offering a acknowledgment that someone would be with us. There were 2 staff members together who kept looking but still no one coming to see to us. When when at the table when asking for drinks these kept being forgotten with the same happening to tables next to us. Unfortunately the only thing that let down the whole visit was the very poor service received
Service was terrible. Starters got bought out with our mains. When they didn’t have one of our choices no menu was offered to chose something else. Food moved around on plates as waitress was clearing table and then left in a pile on table while she sorted out bill for table near by. Not once did anyone say sorry.
Food was quite good, but cold, the nachos were lukewarm and the top burger bun was still actually cold.
Also, the service was poor and unattentive. We came late on a Friday evening but it was very quiet by the time we got our mains. We waited 20mins to be given the pudding menu after our mains had been taken away. In the end after being walked past several times we had to ask for the menu, only to later find out what we wanted was unavailable.
Long waiting time, Burger Raw, poor customer service