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Castle Hotel Restaurant

) #7 of 10 Restaurants in Porlock ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ , British,
High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
+44 1643 862504
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“curry” (3 reviews)
“nachos” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We have visited the Castle many times over the years and I was really hoping that it had improved. The menu selection was good- lighter meals/ baguettes available in the evening which was good to see. However I opted for a cheese and red onion...More

Thank mrslettuce2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having visited Porlock many times, the Castle Hotel is our favourite pub in the village. There is a good selection of local real ales, which in our opinion are the best consistently kept and cheapest out of all of the three pubs at £3.50 a...More

Thank RandH32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Chipped glass and beer that was off were not a good start. Basic menu so we didn't bother. We won't be returning.

Thank Rachel and Tim T
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed here first 30+ years ago. Prices have increased (obviously) and it has changed hands a few times but the welcome is still as warm and the rooms still as comfortable. Good tasty choice of breakfast menu and a wide selection on the bar menu....More

Thank Glen2006
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

Ate in the bar area. Food was hot and plentiful. Staff friendly. The bar area is dog friendly so don't be surprised to see a dog or two lying under adjoining tables. Good range of beers.

Thank simon c
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We visited twice and on both occasions the service was excellent. Most of the meals were good, but the fish and chips were a bit greasy.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Went there on the first night of our stay in Porlock and it's now our local for the week. Friendly service,food that's good,nice settees that are so comfy, its just got a nice homely feel.

Thank Rick D
Reviewed 29 May 2017

beautiful, spacious pub, friendly staff welcomed us and our dogs. simple but delicious menu, and cheap too!

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We visited the Castle Hotel for an evening meal, having had drink in here previously, whilst on a weekend trip to Somerset, staying in Porlock. The pub is quite quirky, having once been a wine bar, and has a mix of comfy settles and tables...More

Thank GaryS50036
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We stayed in the castle for 2 nights check in was easy the rooms was nicely decorated with an enormous bathroom for a hotel. The staff were extremely friendly helpful and all round jolly pleasant people. Breakfast was well good bit late at 9 in...More

Thank David P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Exmoor National Park, Porlock TA24 8PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Exmoor National Park  >  Porlock
  • Phone Number: +44 1643 862504
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