Dartmoor Treasure Hunt

Find Food & Accommodation on the Trail

This page sets out some of the many Food & Accommodation options at locations along Dartmoor Eastern Fringes Trails. First up is Bovey Tracey – scroll down for Hennock, Christow, Bridford, Lustleigh, Manaton, Haytor Vale, Ilsington and Liverton.

Bovey Tracey

Pubs Serving Food

The Dolphin

Wide range of food.

http://www.dolphinbovey.net/ Tel: 01626 832413

The Cromwell Arms – Wide range of food.

http://www.thecromwellarms.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 833473

The Bell Inn  – Inexpensive though tasty pizzas a speciality.

https://www.facebook.com/thebellatbovey/   Tel: 01626 833495

Cafés/Restaurants

Brookside – Popular café and restaurant with wide range of mainly traditional fare.

http://brooksiderestaurant.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 832254

the Copper Kettle – Tea Room & restaurant with B & B.

http://www.thecopperkettlebovey.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 832243

Cafe 3 Sixty – Bicycle-friendly bar/café with food offerings.

https://www.cafe3sixty.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 830710

Café Sixty Four – cosy place offering takeaway sandwiches etc.

https://www.facebook.com/64devon/ Tel: 01626 830375

The Devon Guild of Craftsmen – worth a visit in its own right – has a café/restaurant.

http://www.crafts.org.uk 01626 832223

Home Farm Café is situated on the outskirts of Bovey Tracey at Parke (see Supplementary Walk # 1) – it is a café by day and restaurant serving locally-sourced seasonal meals on Thus/Fri/Sat evenings.

http://www.homefarmcafe.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 830016

Inner Light Coffee Shop is a vegetarian café with vegan and gluten-free options.

http://innerlightcoffeeshop.com/ Tel: 01626 832 394

The Old Cottage Tea Shop is a traditional tea room in the centre of Bovey

http://www.theoldcottageteashop.co.uk/ Tel: 0800 0236 801

The Old Pottery Restaurant is at the House of Marbles, which is worth a visit for local historical and festive surprises (not to mention gifts) – even if you are not looking to eat!

http://www.houseofmarbles.com Tel: 01626 831320

Royal Gurkha Spice (formerly Spice Bazaar) is the town’s Indian restaurant – with takeaway too.

Tel: 01626 835125

Ullacombe Farm between Bovey Tracey and Hay Tor, has a café as well as a shop supplying local produce. On-site butcher too.

https://www.ullacombefarm.co.uk/ Tel: 01364 661341

Wildmoor Delicatessen has a great range of quality food, with many organic lines.

https://www.wildmoor-deli.co.uk Tel: 01626 832253

Supplies

Ullacombe Farm between Bovey Tracey and Hay Tor, has a café as well as a shop supplying local produce. On-site butcher too.

https://www.ullacombefarm.co.uk/ Tel: 01364 661341

Wildmoor Delicatessen has a great range of quality food, with many organic lines.

https://www.wildmoor-deli.co.uk Tel: 01626 832253

Special Places to Stay

The following are both between Bovey Tracey and Haytor Vale (for other ‘special places to stay’ in the villages on the Trail, see below):

the Edgemoor Hotel

https://edgemoor.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 832466

Yarner House

http://www.yarner.com/ 01364 661503

Hennock

The Palk Arms is a traditional village pub that serves food – accommodation available.

http://www.theonlypalkarms.co.uk/ Tel: 01626 836584

Christow

The Artichoke is a foodie village pub.

https://theartichokeinn.co.uk/ Tel: 01647 252387

Bridford

The Bridford Inn is a village pub with a god range of food and it is in the CAMRA Good Beer Pub Guide.

http://www.bridfordinn.co.uk/ Tel: 01647 252250

Lustleigh

The Cleave pub offers a range of good food,including vegetarian options.

http://thecleavelustleigh.co.uk/the-pub/ Tel: 01647 277223

Primrose Tea Room is the place for Cream Teas and similar.

Tel: 01647 277365

Manaton

The Kestor Inn (at Water, approaching Manaton Village) has the usual pub fare, with some tasty specials mixed in. Accommodation available.

http://www.kestorinn.com/ Tel: 01647 221626

Haytor Vale

Eateries

the Tinpickle and Rhum brasserie at the Moorlands Hotel is a great venue with friendly staff and tasty food – there is usually at least one organic wine and other organic drink options.

http://www.tinpickleandrhum.com/ Tel: 01364 661407

the Rock Inn has a lovely ambience and top-notch food – booking advised.

https://www.rock-inn.co.uk/ Tel: 01364 661305

Special Places to Stay

Both the Moorlands Hotel and the Rock Inn are excellent places to stay (see above).

Ilsington

Blue Tiger/Ilsington Country House Hotel eat in the bar area or restaurant.

https://www.ilsington.co.uk/Dining Tel: 01364 661452

Carpenters Arms is a very welcoming pub – with great local beers and food available.

http://www.carpentersilsington.co.uk/ Tel: 01364 661629

the Ilsington Village Shop community-owned and run shop with great range of foods, tea and coffee available – OS maps are also sold!

http://www.ilsingtonvillageshop.co.uk/ Tel: 01364 661788

Special Places to Stay

The Ilsington County House Hotel provides high-end accommodation and hosts a wonderful spa for recuperating after walking exploits.

http://www.ilsington.co.uk/Home Tel: 01364 661452

Liverton

Just outside the National Park boundary (a mile or so East of Liverton Village), The Star is an historical pub within the newer part of Liverton – meal-deals are often available.

http://thestarnewtonabbot.co.uk Tel: 01626 824 535