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The Hound of the Baskervilles

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5 East Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7AD, England
+44 1364 652700
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“ice cream” (7 reviews)
“fish pie” (4 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 East Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7AD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great meal here last year and it’s the same crew with the same locals. The ploughman was lovely, huge chucks of Stilton and cheddar and warm crusty bread. The burger was a mistake (and that’s my fault for ordering it as I’ve been...More

Thank StevenB257
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Due to a awful day at work the wife and I thought we would go out to try to forget about it and as I had heard only good things about the restaurant, decided to give it a go. (We don’t eat out much.) I...More

Thank ajej2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel does breakfast all day along with a wide range of other food. Breakfast was excellent and reasonably priced.

Thank rachelg_7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited last weekend and arrived in the afternoon without a booking. (There were 5 of us!) we were seated immediately and made very welcome. Drink orders were promptly taken and served, as was our food order. Lovely food, very clean throughout and superb service....More

Thank debbie-woottonb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On a recent visit we had some of the worst food I've ever had. My fish cakes were awful, salty, deeped fried within an inch of there life. The staff refused point blank to offer any kind of apology. On the positive side the salad...More

1  Thank mlpalm25
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an evening meal. Friendly staff. Good choice on menu at reasonable prices. Food served promptly and tasty. The theme throughout is of Sherlock Holmes with quirky lamp shades and 221B doors together with many posters and pictures. Worth dropping in. The scones in...More

Thank Steve16588
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a smashing pub restaurant. Lovely people excellent food. If you are coming to Ashburton. Pop in for a drink a coffee or a bite to eat you will love it. Fab can’t fault it

Thank kevsmith123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience didn't concur with the majority of reviews unfortunately. Staff were friendly and helpful but the food was slow coming (about half an hour) and the quality didn't reflect the prices; for example the cod and asparagus fish cakes (special @ £12.50) were small...More

Thank mikelister
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Called in here for a meal recently. Not sure about the Sherlock theme in Devon, maybe I missed something. The food was very good, fresh and reasonably priced. The owner/waiter was very unkempt and could smarten up for working in a restaurant, but apart from...More

Thank Derbyshireflyboy
Reviewed 31 October 2018

You expect the place to be quirky. After all it is called The Hound of the Baskervilles! Atmosphere casual but attentive with excellent service. Much wider menu choice than expected with good quality and quantities at sensible prices - others in the area would do...More

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Questions & Answers
24 August 2018|
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Response from Colin Paul L | Property representative |
I would book it makes sure then
Sian W
8 February 2018|
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Response from Colin Paul L | Property representative |
Yes always and loved
1 December 2017|
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Response from Colin Paul L | Property representative |
Yes from 7am till 9.00pm Monday to Saturday Sunday till 6.00 pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 19
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 East Street, Ashburton, Dartmoor National Park TQ13 7AD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dartmoor National Park  >  Ashburton
  • Phone Number: +44 1364 652700
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The Hound of the Baskervilles invites you and your family to come and experience a completely unique literary experience of Dartmoor history. Sink your teeth into one of our infamous Baskerville Burgers or just enjoy our holmesy décor with a pot of Sherlock Tea. The Hound of the Baskervilles is a truly British experience to be investigated further, offering Food & Drink for all types of cases.
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