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Royal Inn

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No Street Number Or Name | Horsebridge, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8PJ, England
+44 1822 870214
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (15 reviews)
“samphire” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
No Street Number Or Name | Horsebridge, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8PJ, England
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Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Old pub on the river Tamar by the bridge at Horsebridge. Outside tables, historic original public bar that fortunately hasn't been 'pimped up'. Real ale, real cider, interesting landlord. Well worth a visit, see photos.

Thank 0bsidian
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stumbled across this hotel just by word of mouth. And aren't we glad we did. It's down those narrow country lanes in a seemingly quiet area, but where do all these people come from? Book, don't just arrive! Very good food and a convivial...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Ate here every night (again) on our recent visit to Beera Farm. We just love this place and everything about it - location, architecture and furnishings, staff, food and drink! It is like coming home. Once again, the scallops (which I lived on for three...More

Thank Dorienne
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This pub is run by a family and the owner used to be a sailor, very welcoming and up for a chat about his adventures back in the 70s and 80s. The food is delicious and the service prompt and friendly. Do yourself a favour...More

Thank Rodjk100
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Went to our local pub The Royal Inn last night for a fathers day meal. We all had a great meal. I had the Hake fillet with crushed potatoes and a lovely medley of vegetables which included marsh samphire it was excellent, my husband had...More

Thank hilary_tucker
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We came here as we're staying up the road and recommended it by our yurt owner. We are from London and had been to the highly 'Meat Liquor' the week preceding. This place trumps that one ten times over. We had the venison steak and...More

Thank Londonmudlover
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Absolutely perfect country pub, fantastic service and the best roast I've ever had. Look forward to visiting again soon.

1  Thank plyme
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I had a saturday dinner and then a sunday lunch here. It was unbelievable. The food was great, the situation was idyllic and the landlord and his family were the most obliging friendly, kind and easy going people that you could ever hope to find....More

Thank richardmills920
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We called for an on the spur of the moment lunch. Food was really fresh, good quality and served beautifully.

Thank waitrose656
Reviewed 6 November 2016

On a wonderfully warm Autumn day turned up for lunch & sat on the upper deck outside - one of our party needed a sun hat! Access to tables was for disabled me hindered by overgrown bushes encroaching onto the path. We chose mains of...More

Thank Derek C
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13 January 2016|
Response from CornishJanner | Reviewed this property |
No, go away !!!
13 September 2015|
Response from Jannerbloke | Reviewed this property |
My father has a walking frame and sometimes a wheelchair. Any chance he would be able to get in here?

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No Street Number Or Name | Horsebridge, Dartmoor National Park, Tavistock PL19 8PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Tavistock
  • Phone Number: +44 1822 870214
A first rate country pub overlooking the higher reaches of the river Tamar. Good quality fresh local food at tables inside and out. Well thought of locally. Well worth an entry.
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