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Bearslake Inn

Lake, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 4HQ, England
+44 1837 861334
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Beautiful thatched pub with a large garden

The menu here is perhaps not as varied as some might like; but we found it more than adequate and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
david s
,
Salisbury, United Kingdom
dinner

Absolutely perfect in everyway. superb service and excellent food. Clean bar area with friendly... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
hollybb55
,
St Austell
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  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
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Lake, Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton EX20 4HQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu here is perhaps not as varied as some might like; but we found it more than adequate and the food was well cooked and very tasty. The pub is wonderful - thatched and on the edge of Dartmoor with a small brook running...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018

Absolutely perfect in everyway. superb service and excellent food. Clean bar area with friendly staff. lovely varied menu to cater for all tastes

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Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Disapointed with our visit here. We were initially given the wrong drinks which were to me very overpriced. £7.50 for a coke & a cider. Our meal was ok but there was no maple glaze on our ham which could gave been bought from a...More

Thank Simon A
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Lisa J, Owner at Bearslake Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

Dear Simon We are sorry to hear that your experience at the Bearslake was not to your satisfaction. Our ham is home cooked west country ham and is definitely not sourced from a supermarket and our eggs are local free range eggs supplied by Black...More

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Reviewed 29 April 2018

This hotel was situated in a gorgeous area! The manager/owner was very attentive and friendly! All the evening staff were also friendly! We all had a delicious dinner which was tasty and beautifully presented! The rooms were clean and full of character with lovely views...More

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Lisa J, Owner at Bearslake Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Sue It was lovely to meet you all and we hope the cycling to Plymouth went well! Thank you for taking the time to review your time with us at Bearslake Inn and we are glad you enjoyed your dinner and food. We take...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Visited tonight with friends, chose for my starter scotch egg with black pudding & found this very disappointing as was expecting a hot homemade scotch egg with a runny yolk. Thought this was going to be an amazing starter due to the waiter saying the...More

Thank SueTanya
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Lisa J, Owner at Bearslake Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Dear SueTanya We are very sorry to hear that you found our Scotch Egg starter disappointing. The dish is served cold, although we are sorry if this was not made clear at the time. Our new head chef is starting next week and we do...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

This was a disappointing visit as we have been before and it has been good. We visited 3 days after Christmas and the staff and the food gave us the impression that everyone was suffering from post Christmas blues. The waitress was very glum and...More

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Bearslake, Owner at Bearslake Inn, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Blake C Thank you for your feedback. We try extremely hard to get things right and we need to know when we don't. It may have been a few days after Christmas and yes we are all human, so we do get tired too...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Eaten here many times, and will eat here again on many more occasions! The pub is fabulous-looking, with its setting, the rendered walls and thatched roof. The food has always been excellent - generous helpings, tasty and wonderfully cooked - and the prices are very...More

Thank ian s
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

I don't often write reviews but this was truly deserved. We stopped at the Bearslake Inn for a bite to eat and rest stop on our way back home from Cornwall. We were greeted by friendly staff behind at a beautifully crafted bar. We ordered...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped of for some lunch didn't book, lovely old inn with amazing character, great service friendly staff, we sat in the garden as such a nice day. We had ploughman's good selection of cheese and fresh bread, we will be going back for the...More

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Reviewed 9 February 2016

A fairly extensive menu covering food to suit all tastes. The bar has a really nice informal sitting and drinking area to enjoy a relaxing pre dinner drink. The restaurant is very pleasant with a relaxing atmosphere. The overal quality of food is very good.

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