Where to eat out North Devon 2021

Eating out North Devon

COVID19 Update From the 17h May 2021, many pubs and cafes will be reopening with inside and outside service. To help you make the most of North Devon and support local businesses as much as possible, we have compiled a list. Some are only taking bookings, and others are not taking bookings, so I would recommend calling in advance to check they are open and their policy. All Places listed below are doggy friendly!

The Globe Inn - Beaford Tel. 01805 603920
CAMRA North Devon Pub of the year 2020, Serving great food inside and out Friday 4-9 pm, Saturday 12-9 pm and Sunday Lunch 12-4 pm.


The Exeter Inn - Chittlehampholt Tel. 01769 540281
Large outside area and lovely inside area. Have a different menu each night (Burger Night, Pizza Night and Fish and Chips night) - booking recommended. Open every evening.


The Rams Head - Dolton Tel. 01805 804255
Lovely pub with a French chef, offering food service outside open Tuesday to Sunday.


The Bell - Chittlehampton Tel. 01769 540368
Run by Lynn and Mark its a great local pub offering home cooked pub food, Open every day for lunch and Monday to Saturday for Dinner. Also offering takeaway.


The Portsmouth Arms - Burrington Tel. 01769 561117
Great local pub with home cooked food inside and outside service , very friendly owners; Steve and Karen.


Libbaton Golf Course ClubHouse - High Bickington Tel. 01769 560269
Located on the outskirts of High Bickington with a large outside area (some undercover seating) as well as inside bar, serving both food and drink.





Take Aways In the Village

Miles Fish and Chip Van Tuesdays from 4pm – 7pm on Wardens Close, High Bickington

Whiddon Valley Fish and Chip Van Thursdays from 5pm – 7pm at the Community Centre, High Bickington



A Bit further A Field

The Westleigh Inn Tel 01271 860867
Lovely pub with outside play area. Great views over towards Appledore. Open Daily.


The Boat House Instow Tel. 01271 861292 - Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner on there outside Top Deck or in their restaurant.... with views overlooking the sandy beach and atlantic ocean


The Masons Arms, Knowstone Tel 01398 341231
A picturesque, thatched 13th Century Inn and Michelin Restaurant situated in the village of Knowstone. Booking essential (idea for on route to Devon) Owner Sarah and Mark are very welcoming. A 30 minute drive.

The Westleigh Inn Tel 01271 860867
Lovely pub with outside play area. Great views over towards Appledore. Located near Instow about a 25 minute drive.

Morans Thai Restaurant, Westward Ho! Tel 01237 472 070
A family run restaurant offering a delectable range of exclusive Thai cuisine. Perfect for a romantic evening meal. Just a few steps from the Westward Ho! beach. A 35 minute drive.

The Pierhouse, Westward Ho! Tel 01237 477777
Overlooking the coast at Westward Ho! with fantastic views over to Lundy Island. Fantastic location for a daytime meal or Sunday carvery. Booking essential. A 35 minute drive.

Tea By The Taw Tel. 01271 370032 - Open for breakfast and lunch - lovely cakes and afternoon tea!


Fremington Quay Cafe Tel. 01271 268720 - Open from 10am till 4pm daily - lots of outside seating or inside cafe and views over the Estuary. Highly recommend their Sunday Roast Baguettes.


The Grove Inn Tel. 01769 580406 - Lovely local village pub serving great home cooked food include Beef Wellington and homemade scotch eggs. Inside or outside seating


Beachside Grill Tel. 01271 891288 - Located on Saunton Sands Beach - breakfast, lunch, dinner and cocktails - Large outside balcony, No reservations - lovely views and nice food!.


If you are planning to eat out away from the village and want to drink, please don't forget to book your taxi. We would recommend Steve, Tel: 07922 131473



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