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Sportsmans Arms

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, British,
Hemborough Post, Blackawton, Dartmouth TQ9 7DE, England
+44 1803 712231
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“beef” (16 reviews)
“pot roast” (6 reviews)
“stuffing” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Hemborough Post, Blackawton, Dartmouth TQ9 7DE, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Absolutely the best Sunday carvery around, excellent service by Keith terri and Joni and all the other staff

Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been for a carvery before & it was delicious & had many meals since & it never disappoints. A lovely family friendly pub with great service! Would recommend a visit.

Thank Sally H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's rubbish. Carvery looks like it's been there since lunchtime. The barmaid has no idea how to pour lager so I've ended up with a £4.10 flat pint. And they've taken the barstools away because it's summer. No much of a pub.

1  Thank Derek S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large car park and children’s play area which are huge assets in this area. The pub is split over several rooms which is nice, they all seem to get fairly busy and is popular with locals who knew the staff. Only 2 small tables weren’t...More

Thank KirstyM1990
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited this pub twice on our holiday, the first on a Sunday for the carvery, which was fantastic. Highly recommend booking, the pub was very busy but the food was great. Went again for lunch a few days later, asked for a couple of...More

Thank Alice S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Popped in one Saturday late-lunch time and had a great meal at a very reasonable price. Stopped for a drink on Sunday lunchtime and witnessed the Carvery, which looked and smelt amazing. Staff are very friendly and helpful and the pub is clean and tidy...More

Thank ianofsec
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Visited on a quiet Thursday evening so maybe didn't have the same atmosphere as a busy night but the staff were friendly and the food was excellent. Big portions of well flavoured curry and the roast of the day with two huge slices of perfectly...More

Thank Graham A
Reviewed 7 September 2018

We stopped here for a meal to celebrate a birthday, the food was very good including the great service. We have often eaten a carvery at Toby Carvery but this place is so much better, fresher food, better quality meats and friendly staff. The only...More

Thank julietsierra2010
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

We visited for Sunday lunch the selection is really good. Meats are locally sourced and the food quality and quantity is very high thoroughly recommend

Thank linzy27
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

Ended our camping trip with dinner here at the sportmans. Lots of variety and good quality home cooked food.

Thank neryscleaver
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31 August 2017|
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Response from Rachel H | Reviewed this property |
Agree with everybody about parking. Extremely busy during summer and on Sunday carvery when it's always rammed. Best to book a table.
Ann P
20 July 2017|
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Response from LES N | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hemborough Post, Blackawton, Dartmouth TQ9 7DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmouth  >  Blackawton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 712231
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